An agricultural fire got out of control on Saturday afternoon and has burned roughly six acres along the South Fork Highway and the eastern side of Cedar Mountain, the Park County Sheriff's Office says. The area is just southwest of Cody. The sheriff's...
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The East Entrance to Yellowstone National Park was temporarily closed Friday afternoon while crews remove an unexploded ordnance discovered on Sylvan Pass. The road closed around 3:30 p.m. after the explosive was found near the road. The road reopened a...
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Three North Fork campgrounds are restricted to hard-sided camping until further notice, the Wapiti Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest announced on Friday. Due to unusually high bear activity in the corridor along the North Fork of the...
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Casper Star-Tribune Online Six other true freshman Wyomingites walked on this year: Powell's Riley Stringer, Rawlins' Isaac Jefferson, Laramie's Danny Bradfield, Tye Brown and Tristan Eickbush, and Cheyenne East's Ben Wisdorf. UW defensive coordinator...
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That three million gallon orange slick of poison wended its way down the Animas River for some 300 miles until it arrived at and entered Lake Powell , a large reservoir that feeds into the Colorado River, and is a source of drinking water for many ......
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“It's in our vested interests” as well as that of other Upper Colorado River states of Wyoming , Utah and New Mexico, to make sure Lake Powell stays full, according to James Eklund, director of the Colorado Water Conservation Board. Eklund is also the...
8/27/2015
Gillette News Record POWELL — A Park County prosecutor says he won't seek the death penalty for a woman charged in connection with a plot to kill her boyfriend. Prosecuting attorney Bryan Skoric says he will instead seek a life sentence for Sandra...
8/27/2015
Bieber says Akin, who got in some practice and competition over the summer, should be one of the more experienced players in Wyoming . “We're really looking forward to some good things with him,” Bieber said. Moving up to No. 2 singles is senior...
8/27/2015
Powell Tribune Dr. Bob Chandler of Powell (left) testifies before the Wyoming Legislature's Joint Labor, Health and Social Services Interim Committee about the new direct primary medical care model while Dr. Mike Tracy (center) and medical student...
8/27/2015
From toddlers in the Pre-Kindergarten Transition Program to older adults returning to Northwest College, Powell offers exceptional opportunities in public education at every level. ... Thumbs down to the increase in tularemia cases in Wyoming this...
8/27/2015
Fellow Trustee Carolyn Danko of Powell , who also serves on the Wyoming Association of Community College Trustees, said she and Vogt worked together for nine years. “We probably put on 50,000 miles ... covering the state back and forth,” she...
8/27/2015
Powell Tribune While youth are legally able to consent to sexual contact at the age of 17 in Wyoming , Marcus is charged with a crime because the Converse County Prosecuting Attorney's Office is alleging she held “a position of authority” in relation to...
8/27/2015
What began as a routine drive to work changed the course of Joel Johnson’s life. “This ordinary day became a morning of twisted metal, broken glass, broken bones, blood and bruises,” his sister-in-law, Paula Cross, would later write in an online...
8/27/2015
A Cody teacher was arrested Monday on allegations that — while she was a teacher in Douglas in late 2013 and early 2014 — she had sex with a 17-year-old high school student. The Cody Police Department, joined by Converse County Sheriff’s Department...
8/27/2015
Sheridan Media (press release) POWELL , Wyo. (AP) - A Park County prosecutor says he won't seek the death penalty for a woman charged in connection with a plot to kill her boyfriend. The Powell Tribune reports prosecuting attorney Bryan Skoric says he...
8/27/2015
CASPER (AP) — Five and a half weeks of hell. That’s how Linda Schwope of Cowley described her husband’s battle with tularemia, a bacterial disease spread to humans by rodents and rabbits, as well as ticks and deer flies. Michael Schwope, 74, died Aug....
8/26/2015
Park County Prosecuting Attorney Bryan Skoric says he’s seeking a sentence of life in prison — and not the death penalty — for a woman charged with participating in a plot to murder her boyfriend in 2014. On Friday, Skoric filed a one-sentence notice in...
8/25/2015
Several dozen members of Sunlight Federal Credit Union had money temporarily siphoned from their accounts by out-of-state criminals last week. The credit union — which has locations in Powell, Cody, Worland and Sheridan — took the precautionary step of...
8/25/2015