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By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 12, 2018

The death of an inmate last month at the Fremont County Detention Center in Lander was due to natural causes, an official report said this week. Christopher ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 12, 2018

Legislators on the Wyoming Joint Appropriations Committee continued pushing for fee increases to offset funding cuts during hearings with state agency leaders ...

From staff reports
Jan 11, 2018

Community members are invited to give input on state social studies standards during a meeting next week in Riverton. The public discussion will focus ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jan 11, 2018

The number of cases the Fremont County Coroner's Office covered last year rose 19 percent compared to 2016. Coroner Mark Stratmoen said the increase hasn't ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 11, 2018

Impacts of the state energy downturn and subsequent revenue shortfall were apparent in the most recent audit of Central Wyoming College. The report submitted ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Jan 11, 2018

The Eastern Shoshone tribe has withdrawn its nominees for Wyoming Governor's Tribal Liaison. Gov. Matt Mead had sought $160,000 in his supplemental budget ...


From staff reports
Jan 10, 2018

Following a handful of near misses on roadways this winter snow plow drivers are asking for more caution from motorists. Plow drivers are reporting risky ...

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Jan 10, 2018

The city of Riverton hopes to lock in grant funding once again to help pay for the minimum revenue guarantee needed to keep Denver Air Connection at the ...

By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jan 9, 2018

Wind River Hotel and Casino assistant manager Andrea Clifford is resigning, effective Jan. 12, from her role in the Northern Arapaho Tribe's primary economic ...


From staff reports
Jan 7, 2018

Country music star Ne LeDoux plans a concert Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Lander Community Center, 950 Buena Vista Drive, with proceeds directed to the "Build the ...

From staff reports
Jan 7, 2018

An eight-week, group-based strength-training program is being offered this winter in Lander and Pavillion through the Fremont County University of Wyoming ...

From staff reports
Jan 7, 2018

After a pilot program in the fall of 2016, a program that provides flag disposal boxes has gone national. Through a partnership between the National ...


From staff reports
Jan 7, 2018

Dubois isn't new to"True West"magazine's top lists. This year, the gateway to Fremont Countyfrom Yellowstone was named"True West"'s Best Architecturally ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 7, 2018

It's still too early to make definitive predictions, but so far the water year in the Wind River Basin is off to a healthy start. "All in all we're doing ...

From staff reports
Jan 7, 2018

Mike Bailey is the new Riverton City Council president. Fellow council members voted him in to the position Tuesday during the council's first meeting of ...


From staff reports
Jan 5, 2018

New events that figured prominently in Fremont County also took top spots on The Ranger's list of Wyoming's top 10 stories of 2017. The Wyoming top 10 is as ...

By Kelli Ameling, Staff Wrier
Jan 5, 2018

Two men have entered not guilty pleas in the death of a former Lander man. Donald Cherry, 31, and Jeffrey Haverty, 33, both of Billings, Montana, pleaded not ...

By Kelli Ameling, Staff Wrier
Jan 4, 2018

A Lander woman is facing multiple charges stemming from allegations that she stabbed her children with scissors and hit them with belts. Prosecutors said the ...


By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jan 4, 2018

Fremont County commissioners are planning to buy comprehensive ambulance insurance for all county employees through Medical Transport Solutions. Gary Robson, ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 4, 2018

Part 2 of 3 Wet weather in the spring may have created crop management problems for area farmers, but local cattle growers seem to have benefited for ...

By Kelli Ameling, Staff Writer
Jan 3, 2018

A Lander man was arrested for being in possession of multiple drugs this month after someone reported he was "spinning cookies" in his truck. Officers from ...


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 Kelli Ameling, Staff Writer
Jan 3, 2018

Hudson Mayor Mike Anderson has been issued a citation after striking a child with his vehicle Dec. 31. Lander police responded at 4:17 p.m. to the ...

Photo by Josh Heninger
Jan 3, 2018

The first Riverton-area baby of the new year is P.J. Paredes, son of Katrina Kuegeler and Pedro Paredes of Pavillion. He was born at 11:47 a.m. Monday, Jan. 1, ...

 

By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer
Jan 3, 2018

In anticipation of the lengthy North Federal Boulevard reconstruction project set to begin this year, Big Horn Co-op has asked for a temporary business access ...

 
By Daniel Bendtsen, Staff Writer
Jan 3, 2018

The Fremont County Commission and Clerk Julie Freese plan to hold town hall meetings over the coming weeks, with the future of local elections the prime ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 3, 2018

Part 1 of 3 The 2017 growing season in Fremont County was marked from the start by complications due to cool, wet weather and flooding in the spring. ...


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