A Montana teen drowned Saturday evening while floating on the Clark’s Fork of the Yellowstone River in the Crandall area. Jonah Anspach, a 13-year-old from Jefferson City, Montana, had been riding a small, inflatable pool ring as part of a group of...
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A Washington woman hiking in the South Fork area had to be rescued by members of the Park County Search and Rescue Unit late Saturday night/early Sunday morning after she became stuck on a ledge. Jennifer R. Henneman, 31, of Seattle, had been hiking...
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Colin Powell , summed it up with the "Pottery Barn rule" – if you break it, you own it. Bush wanted to withdraw the troops as quickly as possible to avoid any potential complications. His successors have had similar instincts, yet each American drawdown...
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11, 2014, in Cheyenne, and is survived by parents Kathrine "Katie" Lemmons of Burns and Justin Powell of Cheyenne, along with many other family members. Police said Saturday that an autopsy determined the baby's cause of death was homicide.and...
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Jesse Boulerice, Wyoming Game and Fish Department non-game biologist, releases a white-tailed prairie dog after the animal's blood was sampled on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, near Powell , Wyo. An oral vaccine to fight prairie dog killer sylvatic plague...
8/1/2015
A joint investigation will be conducted by Grand Teton National Park with the assistance of a Jackson Hole Fire/EMS investigator and a state of Wyoming fire investigator from Cheyenne. Further details are not available at this time. The fire was ... and...
7/31/2015
Jackson Hole News&Guide The July 18 shooting that killed Stallone Trosper, 29, and seriously wounded James “Sonny” Goggles, 50, was the latest event in a history of racism in Riverton, Wyoming , Northern Arapaho Business Council Chairman Dean Goggles...
7/31/2015
An 18-year-old man suspected of killing two people and wounding another on the Crow Indian Reservation in Montana was apprehended between Meeteetse and Burlington on Wednesday, authorities said. Jesus Deniz Mendoza of Worland remained in custody at the...
7/30/2015
LocalNews8.com The Powell Tribune reports (http://goo.gl/UICJLA ) 51-year-old John Marquez entered his plea Wednesday in the death of 30-year-old Juan Guerra-Torres, whose body was found Jan. 9, 2014, in Park County. Guerra-Torres was shot several...
7/30/2015
Part two of an ongoing series The low price of oil is expected to be ongoing due to a saturated global market, and that is going to have a long-lasting impact on Big Horn Basin oil production and employment opportunities — but not quite in the way some...
7/30/2015
It only took a couple hundred industrious youngsters to break the record — for the fourth year in a row. Once again, livestock sold higher than the previous year at the Park County Fair’s 4-H and FFA Junior Livestock Sale on Saturday. This year, the...
7/30/2015
Powell District remains in ‘excellent financial condition’ The Powell school district recently adopted a $25.9 million budget, covering everything from teachers’ salaries to technology to tuition for a group of students living in Yellowstone National...
7/30/2015
BILLINGS (AP) — A couple and their daughter were gunned down when they stopped to help a man whose vehicle had run out of gas on the Crow Indian Reservation, a relative said. FBI spokesman Todd Palmer confirms that two people were killed and a third...
7/29/2015
Daily Journal POWELL , Wyoming — A 31-year-old Powell man accused of providing heroin that led to the death of a neighbor has pleaded guilty. The Powell Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1D7Q2nb ) that Christopher J. Nichols pleaded guilty last week to a...
7/29/2015
Everything is affected by the price of oil, and as of Monday, the price of oil was lower than it has been since the dramatic price drop at the start of 2009. A year ago, oil was more than $100 per barrel, and now it is going for about $47 per barrel. Up...
7/28/2015
Despite “a few bumps in the road,” the 2015 Park County Fair went pretty well, said Teecee Barrett, a member of the Park County Fair Board. “I think we had a pretty good fair.” From a law enforcement perspective, the 2015 Park County Fair “was a really...
7/28/2015
K2 Radio A fatal crash on July 16th has resulted in the death of 38 year old Pilar R. Snelling of Cody, Wyoming . The crash happened at 11:50 p.m. at the intersection of Wyoming Highway 295 and Wyoming Highway 32 approximately 12 miles southeast of...
7/17/2015
mybighornbasin The Board of Agriculture enforces the rules and regulations of the Wyoming Department of Agriculture. Seven board members are appointed by the governor for six-year terms to represent geographical areas of the state. Board members...
7/15/2015
... says a northbound Chevy Malibu driven by a 66-year-old man from Mercer Island, Washington, crossed into the southbound lane near Bridger and crashed head-on into a Pontiac driven by a 29-year-old man from Powell , Wyoming , on Monday afternoon.Two...
7/8/2015