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A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 19, 2018

As of the first week of the month, enrollment in Fremont County School District 25 was down more than 40 students from totals last year. "We need to get that ...

From staff reports
Oct 19, 2018

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging Wyoming high school juniors to apply to be a Senate page in Washington, D.C. The deadline for spring ...

From staff reports
Oct 19, 2018

Russell Goff of Kinnear is now seeing patients at the Sherman College Chiropractic Health Center, a teaching clinic for senior students in their final stage of ...


From staff reports
Oct 19, 2018

Deaths BAKER Jaye Ellen Baker, 68, died Oct. 16, 2018, at her home in Riverton. Cremation has taken place under the ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 19, 2018

The Riverton Wolverines are the keepers of the gold again in their annual volleyball rivalry with the Lander Tigers. Riverton claimed the traveling trophy ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 19, 2018

Riverton high school sports fans this season are noticing something. After each game, the students in attendance get together and sing the school song. It ...


By Robert H. Peck, For The Ranger
Oct 19, 2018

The building I live in is a sturdy sort. At least, if you look at it from the outside. Its foundations seem to just keep going all the way up. Columns, ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 18, 2018

Local school officials have accepted the resignation School District 25 trustee Lorenzo Chouinard. He submitted his letter of resignation, citing the sale of ...

By Kristine Galloway, Wyoming News Exchange
Oct 18, 2018

National and state ACT scores are down for the Class of 2018. The national average composite score earned by the Class of 2018 was 20.8, down from the 21 ...


From staff reports
Oct 18, 2018

The new ag and animal science facility Central Wyoming College has planned for Riverton will look a little different from its original design. In a report to ...

From staff reports
Oct 18, 2018

Births PINGETZER Jade Michelle Pingetzer was born to Ruby E. Pingetzer of Shoshoni and Steele L. Pingetzer of Shoshoni ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 18, 2018

Win or lose, it's the last game of the season, on a Friday night at home. What could be words from a tear-jerker song describe the final outing by the 2018 ...


From staff reports
Oct 18, 2018

R03;The Central Wyoming College volleyball team sustained two losses Friday and Saturday on the road, against Laramie County Community College and Eastern ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 18, 2018

Let's have a show of hands. Anyone who doesn't have an unused, unwanted coat, jacket, sweater, winter hat, scarf or pair of gloves taking up space in the ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 18, 2018

I don't mind Halloween now. I once condemned it as a tacky, a dark, a futile exercise in fear with no place in my charming little life. And I railed against ...


Roger Bower, Riverton
Oct 18, 2018

Editor: I am deeply disappointed. I haven't seen any real action from our present mayor until recently, as he is up for re-election. There's an article on ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2018

If no one is able to purchase Tonkin Activities Center from Fremont County School District 25 in Riverton, it may be torn down, based on a conversation local ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2018

Fremont County officials are investigating a death that occurred last week after one-vehicle rollover on the highway near Dubois. Fremont County Coroner Mark ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2018

The Riverton High School marching band drummed away a snowy Saturday afternoon at the annual Wyoming State Marching Band Festival at the Casper Events Center. ...

From staff reports
Oct 17, 2018

Deaths JARVIS Michael "Mike" Myron Jarvis, 65, died Oct. 14, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. ...

From staff reports
Oct 17, 2018

After winning a 3-1 victory Friday over Rock Springs, the Riverton Wolverine volleyball team hosts Lander in the second half of their county rivalry series ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2018

With one regular season game remaining the Dubois Rams remain in search of their first win after an 82-20 loss Friday to Meeteetse in Class 1-A 6-man ...

From staff reports
Oct 17, 2018

In the two-part college rodeo season, the Central Wyoming College rustlers have reached the end of the fall segment. The Rustlers traveled to Cheyenne for the ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 17, 2018

One of the smartest things our community ever did was find a way to construct the big multi-purpose arts facility now known as the Robert A. Peck Arts Center. ...


Ron Warpness, Riverton
Oct 17, 2018

Editor: Wow! Is politics fun or what? Here in Riverton we have two fine men running for mayor, Rich Gard and our current mayor, Lars Baker. When I had the ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 16, 2018

The fast cold front that dropped up to 9 inches of snow in parts of Fremont County last weekend also left icy patches on local roadways, sending motorists into ...

By C.J. Baker, Wyoming News Exchange
Oct 16, 2018

This summer, Bank of the West officials began promoting the fact that they're no longer funding certain fossil fuel-related projects and businesses -- prompting ...


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