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

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 10, 2021

The fatal exchange of gunfire between a Lander man and a state trooper on Sinks Canyon Road in June is just one among many signs of increasingly challenging ...

From the University of Wyoming News Service
Oct 10, 2021

A University of Wyoming laboratory is testing influent from Wyoming towns for the virus that causes COVID-19 to help the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 10, 2021

Fremont County and its neighbor tribes have finalized a maintenance agreement for four problem roads on the Wind River Indian Reservation. "That's a big ...


From staff reports
Oct 10, 2021

The Wind River Transportation Authority is returning to providing a Thanksgiving bus to/from the University of Wyoming for public safety this year. The bus ...

From staff reports
Oct 10, 2021

"The Arapaho Way: Photographs by Sara Wiles" will be on display at the Lander Pioneer Museum through December. The Lander photographer published the ...

From staff reports
Oct 10, 2021

Two meat processors and one food bank in Fremont County are participating in the Wyoming Wildlife Federation's Hunters for the Hungry program. Hunters for the ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 10, 2021

Another hard-nosed edition of the long Fremont County high school football rivalry between Riverton and Lander played out Friday night in perfect autumn ...

By Randy Tucker
Oct 10, 2021

It's a game of numbers in sports. You've probably heard something similar to this statement before. "Football is a game of inches" comes to mind, but it's a ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 10, 2021

When the Wyoming Legislature crosses most people's minds, thoughts of winter days at the Capitol building in Cheyenne come to mine most readily. Usually, ...


By Randy Tucker
Oct 10, 2021

Online education is a great alternative to in-person instruction, but don't assume that it has the same quality as live interaction with a teacher or ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2021

Facing claims that its bus driver and superintendent did not react properly to sexual abuse on a school bus, Fremont County School District 14 is being sued in ...

Staff
Oct 8, 2021

CORRECTION A report in Wednesday's Ranger referred incorrectly to grizzly bears in Yellowstone National Park. Wolves were reintrocuted to the park region in ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2021

Wind River moved to 5-1 on the high School football season, rolling over the St. Stephen's Eagles 76-8 Thursday afternoon. The Eagles returned to their home ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 8, 2021

The Nobel Peace Prize was announced Friday, and two reporters won it. They aren't reporters who take a camera over to Kiwanis Kids Fishing Day on a Saturday ...

Mike and Jackie Lance Laramie
Oct 8, 2021

Editor: After reading the article about Troy Bray sending Wyoming State Sen. Tara Nethercott the repulsive and unprofessional e-mail, we would like to thank ...


By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 7, 2021

An outdoor equipment manufacturer is considering moving to Riverton with funding assistance from Fremont County's new half percent sales tax for economic ...

Harold Schultz
Oct 7, 2021

Ah, autumn! Such a wonderful time of year. This autumn is turning out to be a very beautiful one indeed. If you haven't taken the time to go "leaf peeping" ...

Staff
Oct 7, 2021

Deaths DAVID Brian David, 63, formerly of Riverton, died at Cripple Creek Care Center in Cripple Creek, Colorado. A graveside service is planned for ...


By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 7, 2021

Help Avenue of Flags Any contribution is welcome to help volunteers meet the costs of buying, repairing and placing flags on Main Street and Federal ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 6, 2021

The visiting Riverside Rebels quickly learned Friday why Wind River has the top running attack in Class 1-A 9-man football. The Cougars amassed 462 yards on ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Oct 6, 2021

Quick -- name a Nobel Prize winner. It's not all that easy, is it? Some Americans probably would remember that Jimmy Carter, Al Gore and Barack Obama won ...


Curtis Barker / Riverton
Oct 6, 2021

Editor: Maybe IR00;am simply out of step, but I wondered if anyone else feels the same way IR00;do about the fact that there were no programs at the Riverton ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Oct 5, 2021

Trying to make Wyoming less reliant on mineral wealth, legislators are considering a new tax for businesses in the state. The proposition generated what ...

Staff
Oct 5, 2021

CORRECTION A story posted at dailyranger.com about a determination by Wyoming's Attorney General that local tribal entities are not eligible for grants and ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 5, 2021

In a game of No. 1 vs. No. 2 in Class 1-A 9-man football, the second-seeded Pine Bluffs Hornets edged the top-ranked Shoshoni Wranglers 34-25 in a game plagued ...

Ron Roche / Riverton
Oct 5, 2021

Editor: In response to Mick Pryor's letter to the editor about the Fremont County Commission not approving funding from the new half-percent tax for the ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Sep 30, 2021

Wyoming's Attorney General says local tribal entities are not eligible for grants and loans through the Wyoming Business Council Business Ready Community ...


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