Menu

The Ranger

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

Clay Trawley / Riverton
Jun 11, 2019

Editor: The headline "Four traffic deaths since April 1 in county" has a pretty obvious explanation. I suggest that anyone should just stand on the street ...

From staff reports
Jun 9, 2019

A road improvement progect totaling $1.1 million has been awarded by the Wyoming Transportatio Commission to Reiman Corp. for bridge resurfacing work at ...

From staff reports
Jun 9, 2019

Fremont County law enforcement officers stopped 386 vehicles and issued four seatbelt citations during a cooperative enforcement effort over the Memorial Day ...


From staff reports
Jun 9, 2019

The section of the Loop Road from Louis Lake Road to Worthen Meadows is now open for the season. The route, known officially as Forest Service Road 300, opened ...

From staff reports
Jun 9, 2019

The Bureau of Land Management hosts a public meeting from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, in the Riverton Branch Library Com-munity Room, 1330 W. Park, to discuss ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jun 9, 2019

The Riverton Friends of the Library organization is hosting an open house on Thursday, June 12, to honor the symbiosis between the group and the community, and ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jun 9, 2019

By Randy Tucker Staff Writer A familiar face to Fremont County basketball fans takes the helm for the Shoshoni High School boys program this ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jun 9, 2019

Riverton put the bat to the ball in a pair of 10-run blowouts of visiting Powell on Saturday afternoon. The Raiders took both American Legion baseball contests ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Jun 9, 2019

Personnel shortages and tight finances are meeting at an uncomfortable place in the Fremont County Public Health Nurses Office. In recent days we've reported ...


By Randy Tucker
Jun 9, 2019

No American president spoke at Normandy for four decades after the historic invasion of Nazi-held Europe on June 6, 1944. On the 10th anniversary of the ...

Ellen Morghany / Lander
Jun 9, 2019

Editor: I have been shocked this spring to read about the deaths in car crashes of three teen-agers in this county. One was alcohol-involved. We don't know ...

Steve Peck, Publisher
Jun 8, 2019

Emergency personnel rushed to Riverton Regional Airport early Saturday afternoon as a passenger airliner approached the field with a damaged tire, but the jet ...


From staff reports
Jun 7, 2019

From staff reports Primary rivers and reservoirs utilizing Wind River Basin water are predicted to carry above-average spring runoff over the next 30 days, ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jun 7, 2019

Former Wind River Indian Reservation Tribal Court judge Terri Smith appeared again in federal court Thursday in Lander, this time to face an indictment of ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jun 7, 2019

By Katie Roenigk Staff Writer A 55-year-old Lander man was found dead this week near the Popo Agie River. Officials had not yet released his name by ...


From staff reports
Jun 7, 2019

Wyoming casino and hotel announces changes, layoffs Troubled from its inception by financial problems, the Shoshone Rose Casino near Lander is eliminating ...

From staff reports
Jun 7, 2019

Correction The May 30 story reporting that Wind River Indian Reservation Tribal Court Judge Terri Smith had accrued five charges should have read that she ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jun 7, 2019

Riverton dropped a pair of baseball games Thursday to the the AA American Legion Sheridan Troopers at Roy Peck Field. The Troopers drilled the ball in a 16-7 ...


By Steven R. Peck Publisher
Jun 7, 2019

If you've ever participated in an Adopt-A-Highway program -- or simply picked up the mess along your own property if there's a road nearby -- then you probably ...

Robert H. Peck
Jun 7, 2019

I resolved this week that I would walk 15 kilometers every day (for the pedometerists among us, that's roughly 17,000 steps). It's lovely here in suburban ...

Joe McKethen / Riverton
Jun 7, 2019

Editor: For far too long the president and the House of Representatives, as well as some in the Senate, have been bickering, causing our elected advocates to ...


By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
Jun 6, 2019

The City of Riverton has joined a nationwide, multi-district lawsuit against 24 pharmaceutical companies, including Walgreen Co. and Walmart Inc., to seek ...

By Steve Peck, Publisher
Jun 6, 2019

Central Wyoming College and the Northern Arapaho Tribe are moving forward with cooperative plans for education, economic development and diversity training ...

From staff reports
Jun 6, 2019

Births YBARRA A daughter was born to Carmella Driftwood of Riverton and Norman Ybarra of Riverton May 7, 2019, at SageWest Health Care at Lander. She ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jun 6, 2019

The Riverton Raiders picked up a split Wednesday night in Park County, taking a 13-7 win over the Cody Cubs in the 7 p.m. game after dropping a close 4-2 ...

By Steven R. Peck, Publisher
Jun 6, 2019

The Ranger was the first Wyoming newspaper to become a member of the Associated Press. It's a distinction we're proud of, particularly today. In conjunction ...

Betty Starks Case
Jun 6, 2019

Recently, friend Maria brought us a lovely bouquet of purple and white lilacs from the loved country place we called "Pheasant Crest Farm." Tucked into the ...


Read The Ranger...
2019-06-13
2019-06-12
2019-06-11
Show Older Posts
 
Show Newer Posts