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

Randy Tucker
Jun 2, 2019

q The big national carriers could learn a lot from our small, local provider. In the past couple of years I've learned more than I ever wanted to about air ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 30, 2019

The cold, wet weather of the past week in Fremont County has delayed the annual snowmelt in the Wind River Mountains. In fact, the recent storms have only ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 30, 2019

By Katie Roenigk Staff Writer A second teenager was involved in the single-vehicle rollover that resulted in the death of a 16-year-old Ethete girl this ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 30, 2019

With one federal arraignment already behind her, Wind River Indian Reservation Tribal Court Judge Terri Smith now is facing three new federal drug indictments ...

Staff
May 30, 2019

Deaths RIDGLEY Benjamin Ridgley, 63, died Friday, May 24, 2019. An evening service and wake will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 30, 2019, at Blue Sky Hall ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 30, 2019

Youth baseball in Riverton is dealing with dozens of postponed games following near record-setting precipitation this month. Riverton Little League board vice ...


Steven R. Peck, Publisher
May 30, 2019

Legend has it that George Harrison, the lead guitarist for the Beatles, was so sick and tired of the squabbling over money and control between bandmates John ...

Karen Shear / Riverton
May 30, 2019

Editor: Imagine this scenario: When America was attacked by a hostile foreign adversary on 9/11/2001, which killed thousands of Americans and affected ...

Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 29, 2019

The Wyoming Democratic Party has announced will seek further action on 2018 voting incidents that the Fremont County Attorney's Office determined to be ...


Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 29, 2019

The saga continues for the victims of a pending kidnapping case - one of whom said she was threatened and asked to recant part of her testimony. After ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 29, 2019

Officials have identified the man who died Friday in a Riverton canal. Benjamin Ridgley, 63, was deceased when officials pulled him from the water, according ...

Staff
May 29, 2019

Deaths WOOLERY Karrie L. Woolery, 59, formerly of Fremont County, passed away Monday, May 27, 2019, at the Wyoming Medical Center. Graveside services will ...


Steve Peck
May 29, 2019

A person can learn a lot about a community by watching the local sports teams in action, and have a lot of fun, too. The "wait till next year" mentality of ...

Steve Peck, Publisher
May 29, 2019

Robert Mueller did something Wednesday morning that many people have been hoping he would do for a long time now. He stood at a lectern, spoke into a ...

Ron Warpness / Riverton
May 29, 2019

Editor: I read with interest the letter by Mr. Ed Koncel from Laramie regarding 'net-metering'. Normally this is not something that would pique my interest, ...


Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 28, 2019

After months without any traffic fatalities, Fremont County has experienced four such deaths since April 1. "That's the nature of our business," Fremont ...

Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
May 28, 2019

Fremont County was drenched to record levels on Memorial Day, when 1.63 inches of precipitation fell in the Riverton area. The total was more than twice the ...

Eve Newman / Wyoming News Exchange
May 28, 2019

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is leading a series of meetings around the state as part of an effort to gather public input as it prepares to revise its ...


Staff
May 28, 2019

Deaths VON REIN Angela Rene Von Rein, 56, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019. At her request no services will be held. KUNZE Dale Eugene Kunze of ...

Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
May 28, 2019

By Randy Tucker Staff Writer Three time all-state, three time all-Fremont County, and the Fremont County Player of the Year are solid accolades for an ...

Randy Tucker
May 28, 2019

It's officially over for another school year. The 2018-19 prep athletic season in Fremont County was one for the record books. Beginning with the first ...


Steven R. Peck, Publisher
May 28, 2019

Tuesday notes Important message Our confidential and highly sensitive Ranger new sources have shared the contents of an important and sensitive message ...

Rose Litzfeld / Riverton
May 28, 2019

Editor: I attended part of the hearing for the Moneta Divide natural gas field on May 20 (Central Wyoming College). Mr. Peck wrote about the polite attitude ...

From staff reports
May 26, 2019

One man was killed and another injured in an incident Friday when both fell into an irrigation canal in Riverton. Riverton Police Department captain Todd ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, For The Ranger
May 26, 2019

If longtime Wind River Hotel and Casino CEO Jim Conrad does leave at the end of June, one of the biggest decisions his successor will have to make is whether ...

From staff reports
May 26, 2019

Riverton Veterans Hall volunteers gathered at Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton early Saturday to place flags on the graves of veterans. The effort was ...

By Clair McFarland, Staff Writer
May 26, 2019

The Wyoming Coaches Association has cast its all-state and all-conference soccer players from the 2019 season, with a nod to several local high school ...


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