(Lander, Wyo.) – Ninth District Court Judge Norman E. Young has sentenced Santana Mendoza to a total of 12-18 years for the September 2013 manslaughter of David Moss Jr. and the assault of Aleeah Crispin.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Governor Matt Mead and Director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management Neil Kornze will hold a ceremony for the signing of the Record of Decision for the BLM’s Lander Resource Management Plan.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for South Central Hot Springs and North Central Fremont counties in effect until 3:45 p.m.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Brandon Conard, a 28-year-old Lander man, pleaded guilty this afternoon to Felony Aggravated Assault and Battery as well as Possession of Methamphetamine.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – The Wyoming State Bar today announced that nine people have been recommended for admission to practice law in Wyoming. An admission ceremony before the Wyoming Supreme Court and the United States District Court for the District of Wyoming will be held this fall. The ceremony will be a combined ceremony of both Courts at the Wyoming Supreme Court building.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Motorists will soon be able to legally drive up to 80 mph on nearly 500 miles of rural interstate highway in Wyoming, resulting from action taken by the state Legislature during its 2014 session.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Betty Simon, 93, of Riverton, died on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at Help for Health Hospice Home in Riverton. A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 2:00 pm at St. James Episcopal Church, with Rev. Amy Mayes officiating. Read the complete obituary here.