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Woman pleads guilty to assault in stabbing GILLETTE (WNE) — The woman accused of stabbing her ex-boyfriend has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and battery, which was reduced from attempted second-degree murder in a plea agreement. With the...

 

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Campbell library accused of criminal activity GILLETTE (WNE) — The Campbell County Public Library has been accused of criminal activity for having books in the teen and children’s section that some deemed inappropriate for teens and children. At...

 

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Lummis releases statement on COVID-19 and vaccines JACKSON (WNE) — U.S. Sen. Cynthia Lummis, in her monthly newsletter, reiterated her stance on COVID-19, the deadly virus which has hospitalized as many Wyoming patients in recent weeks as it did...

 
 By CJ Baker    News    September 23, 2021

Trial delayed in fatal abuse case

POWELL — A trial has been delayed for a Cody man and woman who stand accused of fatally abusing a 2-year-old child earlier this year. Moshe Williams, 30, and Carolyn Aune, 28, each face a count of first-degree murder in connection with the April 4...

 

WYDOT reminds motorists to sign up for winter travel authorization program

The Wyoming Department of Transportation wants to remind residents and travelers about the offerings under the Wyoming Travel Authorization Program (W-TAP) ahead of the 2021-2022 winter season. Through W-TAP, drivers can apply to receive...

 

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Algae bloom advisory issued for Keyhole State Park GILLETTE (WNE) — Recreational use and toxin advisories went into effect at Keyhole State Park this month after more of the harmful cyanobacterial blooms, otherwise known as blue-green algae, were...

 

Thybo elected vice president of Wyoming State Bar

The Wyoming State Bar is pleased to announce that Teresa S. Thybo, an attorney from Green River, Wyoming, has been elected Vice President. The 2021/2022 Election of Officers was held according to Article II, Section 1 and Article VI of the Bylaws of...

 

Balow leads fight against critical race theory in Wyoming

CHEYENNE – State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jillian Balow showed her full support Friday morning for legislation designed to fight back against critical race theory in state schools. She was alongside state Sen. Ogden Driskill, R-Devils... Full story

 

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Murder trial in July shooting death moves forward NEWCASTLE (WNE) — Sixth Circuit Court Judge Matthew Castano bound over Paul Manders to district court on the charge of second-degree murder, following his preliminary hearing on Sept. 1.  Castano... Full story

 

Officials say oil rebounding, but work with feds needed

GILLETTE — A year after its prices dropped below zero, oil seems to be on the rebound, but a lot of work remains to be done under the Biden administration. That was the message that three state officials had for people Wednesday morning at the...

 

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Police make arrest in Casper man’s murder CASPER (WNE) — Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of a Casper man reported missing in June. Justin Armando Marquez, 40, was taken into custody on Friday,...

 

Returning home

Hundreds of community members and visitors gather in downtown Jackson on Monday to honor the family of U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Rylee McCollum as they are escorted home on their return to...

 

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Donations for family of fallen marine reach $500,000; local bank fund established JACKSON (WNE) — Three days after an online fundraiser was started, donations to assist the family of Rylee McCollum — the Jackson native and U.S. Marine who was...

 

Wyoming libraries offer digital resource for legal needs

Wyoming residents can now access Gale LegalForms, an online collection of free legal forms through GoWYLD.net. With access to Wyoming-specific “attorney forms,” residents can better understand common legal procedures and the involved documents....

 
 By Leo Wolfson    News    August 26, 2021

Judge rules against stalking claim

CODY — Two outspoken local residents sparred head-to-head in Park County Circuit Court on Monday over alleged stalking activity. Park County Republican Party Commiteeman Vince Vanata accused Cody resident Dewey Vanderhoff of stalking, for sending...

 

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Harmful cyanobacteria returns to Wyoming lakes LARAMIE (WNE) – In what’s become an annual late-summer happening, a handful of waters in southeast Wyoming are under an advisory from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality for harmful...

 

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Woman tried to escape multiple times after domestic battery arrest GILLETTE (WNE) – A 32-year-old woman who was arrested for domestic battery Sunday night also was charged with interference after trying several times to escape custody. A...

 

WCADVSA seeking nominations for 2021 P.E.A.C.E. Awards

The Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (WCADVSA) presents the P.E.A.C.E. (“Promoting Excellence in Advocacy for Change and Empowerment”) Awards annually in recognition of those who demonstrate Excellence and...

 
 By Joy Ufford    News    August 12, 2021

'Huntress' award winner faces variety of game charges

PINEDALE — If a hunter posts self-congratulatory photos on Facebook with an elk, moose, wolf, badger or deer taken in a questionable hunt, a wildlife investigator might be calling one day.  After a multiyear investigation that spanned western...

 
 By Billy Arnold    News    August 12, 2021

Jackson Republican fundraiser prompts protest

JACKSON — At 73, Jorge Colon had never been to a protest. That changed Thursday, when he and a crowd of more than 20 other people gathered at the corner of Spring Gulch Road and Highway 22 to protest an evening fundraiser for some of the most conse...

 

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Case of toddler’s murder sent to district court CHEYENNE (WNE) — The case of a man accused of killing a local two-year-old and then putting his body in a dumpster was found to have probable cause Friday morning and will be heard in Laramie...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    August 5, 2021

Beulah man charged with possession and domestic battery

A Beulah man has been arrested on felony possession charges and for domestic battery. On July 19, a Crook County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a report of a possible domestic in Beulah. He arrived to find a Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper...

 

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Enzi service set for Aug. 6 in Gillette GILLETTE (WNE) — A public ceremony to celebrate the life of former U.S. senator and former Gillette mayor Mike Enzi, begins at 1 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Gillette College Pronghorn Center located, fittingly, just...

 

Enzi dies after bicycle accident

Former U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi died late Monday after being seriously injured in a bicycle accident in Gillette on Friday. A post on Enzi’s Facebook page said the former Wyoming legislator died Monday at the UCHealth Medical Center of the Rockies in...

 

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Man killed in coal mine accident GILLETTE (WNE) — A 31-year-old Gillette man was killed working at a Campbell County coal mine Wednesday. Jeff A. Wendland and four other workers were adding a section to the boom of a 200-ton crane at Black Thunder...

 

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