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By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jan 7, 2018

It was a roller-coaster weekend for the Wyoming Indian girls in the Big Horn Shootout played in Cowley and Lovell. The Lady Chiefs avenged an early-season ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Jan 3, 2018

It's a move that has graced the basketball courts of Fremont County for a long time.She takes the ball in the back court, sets the offense ahead of her, ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 26, 2017

Rocky Mountain jumped on the Wind River Cougar boys early and never let up Friday in an 83-60 win in Cowley. The final game of the pre-Christmas portion of ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 26, 2017

Rocky Mountain's girls rolled to a huge first-quarter lead Friday and held off Wind River 43-32 in non-conference Class 2-A basketball. The game in Cowley was ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 22, 2017

The adage is that football is a game of inches, but when a toe touches the 3-point arc late in the game, even a shoe size can determine the outcome. ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 17, 2017

During the 1979 and 1980 legislative sessions in Cheyenne, a group of students of traveled over the hill from Laramie periodically, hoping to garner support ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 12, 2017

"A person is smart. People are dumb, panicky dangerous animals, and you know it."A quote from "Men in Black," but it's accurate for the upcoming legislative ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 10, 2017

Wind River rolled into the Bridger Valley Classic championship game against Class 4-A Green River riding back-to-back fourth-quarter rallies to pull away from ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Dec 5, 2017

Middle school wrestlers descended Saturday on Riverton for the Spartan Invitational, with Rawlins taking the team title in convincing fashion with 342 points, ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 26, 2017

Among the track, basketball and wrestling banners in the Wind River gym stands the only football championship the Cougars have ever won. The banner is 20 ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 21, 2017

The 2016-17 basketball season was unprecedented in Fremont County.Five county teams appeared on the state's biggest stage in Casper last March with Riverton, ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 16, 2017

Riverton once played Midwest, Basin and Otto but demographics change constantly in Wyoming. With 72 schools covering a vast area of 98,000 square miles, ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017

An unexpected e-mail from a total stranger brought history to life for a Lander woman in a fascinating way beginning four years ago. Paula McCormick's ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 12, 2017

"We have shared the incommunicable experience of war, we have felt, we still feel, the passion of life to its top. In our youth our hearts were touched with ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 5, 2017

q That's Las Vegas, and those long reds are there for a reason. The average American will spend 142 days of life waiting for a red light to turn green. It ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Nov 5, 2017

lone cowboy heads west after the Civil War in search of fame, fortune and whatever fate brings his way. It's a quintessential American image. A century ago, ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 31, 2017

Playing at 7,200 feet in mid-November is rarely a recipe for quality football. Teams that run the ball have a decided advantage in the less- than-warm ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 22, 2017

It is enticing to think you may be the only person who ever trudged the ridge you find yourself reaching on a windy autumn afternoon. It is equally exciting ...


By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2017

Dubois picked up its first win of the season in spectacular fashion at home Saturday on a wintry field in a 72-0 blowout of Fremont County rival St. Stephen's ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 17, 2017

It's hard to believe today, but the decrepit building two miles east of Pilot Butte Reservoir was once Wind River High School and for decades before that, ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 15, 2017

Penicillin was a generation away. The news was all about the war in Europe, and America was determined to remain out of it under President Woodrow ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 12, 2017

Friday's football game in Johnson County marks the 18th time the Riverton Wolverines and Buffalo Bison have met on the gridiron since 1929. Riverton holds a ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 11, 2017

A couple stood in line at the Frontier Airlines concourse in Pittsburgh two weeks ago. They wore matching shirts that read "Delta Football."I turned to ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 10, 2017

Beautiful weather on Friday quickly deteriorated into wind on Saturday and wet conditions with rain and snow for the short go on Sunday in the annual Central ...

 

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 8, 2017

It was a must win game for Shoshoni to earn a postseason playoff berth, but the Wranglers fell 13-6 at Cowley in spite of a tremendous defensive effort. "That ...

 
By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 4, 2017

The Riverton eighth grade dominated the rival Lander Cubs 28-6 in middle school action at Wolverine field on Tuesday night. The game was marred when Lander's ...

By Randy Tucker, Staff Writer
Oct 1, 2017

When you're a confident young man, it takes time to realize that you are not 10-feet tall and bulletproof.When you're a young Marine, that realization is even ...

 

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