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From Ranger staff reports, with Wyoming News Exchange
Sep 2, 2021

The number of active coronavirus cases in Wyoming on Wednesday increased to levels not seen since early December, during the deadly peak of the fall ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 1, 2021

When classrooms opened to students Aug. 25 in Shoshoni, the school board still had not approved its COVID-19 response plan for the year. "It was just poor ...

From staff reports
Sep 1, 2021

Coronavirus visitation restrictions are back in place at SageWest Health Care's two local hospitals. The restricted visitor protocols have been reimposed in ...


From Ranger staff reports
Sep 1, 2021

Wyoming's late-summer coronavirus alarm continues this week with the announcement of 23 more deaths from the virus, including five in Fremont County. The ...

From staff reports
Aug 25, 2021

The Shoshone National Forest will lift its fire restrictions at midnight Wednesday. The restrictions were put into place June 25 due to moisture levels in ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 25, 2021

The man accused of gouging out a woman's eye on Thanksgiving Day at Lander SageWest Health Care has been released from the Wyoming State Hospital, back into ...


From Ranger staff reports
Aug 25, 2021

As coronavirus cases across Wyoming skyrocket again, the Wyoming Department of Health on Tuesday announced the deaths of 26 more state residents from the virus ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 22, 2021

A Riverton man accused of barricading his ex-girlfriend and her daughter in a bathroom after breaking into their house has pleaded not guilty in Fremont County ...

From staff reports
Aug 22, 2021

The first phase of a project designed to improve habitat for the Whiskey Mountain bighorn sheep herd on the Wind River Ranger District of the Shoshone ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 22, 2021

Public school buildings in Fremont County are welcoming students back to class this month with varying degrees of COVID-19 protocols in place. The most ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2021

The rain falling this week in Fremont County will not do much to clear the smoke drifting into the area from wildfires on the west coast. "Smoke is still ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2021

Riverton's income outpaced expenses by $2.4 million last year, according to a Tuesday report from city staff. City finance director Mia Harris called it "the ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 19, 2021

By Katie Roenigk Staff Writer Riverton students will not be required to wear masks when they begin the 2021 school year, local officials said this ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 15, 2021

By Clair McFarland Staff Writer A grand jury has indicted a Fort Washakie man for abusive sexual contact with a minor. Annin Damian Soldierwolf, 52, ...

From Ranger staff reports
Aug 15, 2021

Three public meetings to discuss the draft Fremont County Natural Resource Management Plan are coming this week in Dubois, Lander and Riverton. The plan will ...


From Ranger staff reports
Aug 15, 2021

The City of Riverton has finalized an agreement to help fund a new community hospital in town. The money -- $880,000 total over the course of two years -- ...

By The Wyoming News Exchange, with Ranger staff reports
Aug 15, 2021

Wyoming ended the week with more than 2,000 active coronavirus cases, a number that has not been reached since mid-January. In Fremont County, the number of ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Aug 15, 2021

Riverton and Lander both gained population in the past decade. 2020 U.S. Census information released Friday detailed the population of Wyoming, Fremont ...


From staff reports
Aug 1, 2021

q The Pfizer vaccine has been approved for children ages 12 and older, requiring two vaccinations separated by 21 days. By Katie Roenigk Staff ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Aug 1, 2021

Fremont County's total assessed valuation has fallen by almost 40 percent since 2015, but Riverton school officials say their mill levies are worth about the ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Aug 1, 2021

Having confessed to shooting another man in the head with a rifle, Seth Blackburn will not be allowed to withdraw his guilty plea. Blackburn, who is about ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jul 13, 2021

A federal lawsuit alleges that the former chief financial officer of Wyoming Catholic College obtained $15 million from an investment company under false ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 13, 2021

Construction crews on West Main Street discovered a faulty pipe that was leaking about 3 million gallons of treated water each month, Riverton city staff said ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jul 13, 2021

The two men killed earlier this year in a railcar explosion in Shoshoni died within minutes of the incident due to carbon monoxide toxicity, investigators ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jul 13, 2021

After receiving a list of three candidates for the Fremont County Coroner mid-term replacement, the Fremont County Commission chose Tuesday not to select a new ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jul 4, 2021

A Fort Washakie man has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for failure to register as a sex offender. Court documents indicate that, beginning ...

From staff reports
Jul 4, 2021

The University of Wyoming has planned a number of in-person activities to welcome first-time and transfer students as it prepares for a traditional fall 2021 ...


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