Mud and Rockslides bury railroad tracks in several locations in Wind River Canyon

UPDATE at 7:03 a.m. has confirmed the railroad cars were empty cars parked along a siding and not from a moving freight train. The Hot Springs County Sheriff’s Office also confirmed that no train traffic is being allowed through the canyon at this point (obviously). The HSCSO also indicated the BNSF has dispatched crews and equipment to begin clearing the tracks.

3A Boys Soccer Regionals concluded – Lander advances to State

Friday afternoon the Lander boys opened up Regional play when they welcomed Pinedale to their fields for a spot at the 3A state tournament. Lander was up at half 2 – 1 with two goals coming off the foot of Jedediah Welsh. Matt Berg of Pinedale netted the Wrangler goal. In the second half Pinedale scored a second goal tying up the match. Daniel Lobera of Lander finished two more goals and assisted Jed Welshs hat trick-completing third goal. Pinedale managed to net one final goal making the final score 5 – 3. Lander will play Buffalo in the first round at state.