Congratulations to Hsaio-Yi and Bobby on the birth of their daughter Elena Nicole Eggleston.
UPDATE at 4:50 p.m.: The flow of gas has been stopped, and firefighters are preparing to leave the scene. Repairs on the gas line will still continue for some time. Traffic patterns should return to normal, aside from the construction area.
Congratulations to Stephanie and Jeremy Pitt on the birth of their son Wyatt Chase Pitt.
Congratulations to Brittany Rose and Scott Seiler on the birth of their daughter Presley Rose Seiler.
A Wyoming Secretary of State investigation has led to criminal charges against Dubois resident Harley Laverna Lee Wells. Wells was arrested yesterday, July 28, by Fremont County Sheriff’s Deputies after charges were formally filed last week.
Due to the detection of the West Nile virus by the Fremont County Weed & Pest, the City of Riverton will start fogging two times per week in each designated area.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Tuesday’s recap of law enforcement activity around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
Lander Rural Fire Chief Nick Johnson told County 10 this morning that last night’s large grass fire in the Lyons Valley area was sparked by a downed high voltage power line after wind knocked it over. He also confirmed that the this fallen pole was also the culprit to yesterday evening’s widespread power outage in Lander and Hudson.
A large grass fire continues to burn in the Lyons Valley area east of Lander. Firefighters from all over the county have been called in to put a stop to the blaze, but windy conditions continue to push and move the flames.
UPDATE at 8:30 p.m.: The power has been restored.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is the weekend’s recap of law enforcement activity around the county. All persons arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
Sharon Jane Garner, 67, of Hudson died on July 21, 2015 at the Wyoming Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at the Chapel of Mount Hope Hudson’s Funeral Home.
Workers from the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) District 3 out of Rock Springs recently finished a project that will make watercraft inspections at Anvil Draw a much better experience.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – In the order County 10 readers viewed these stories (starting with the most popular from this weekend). Click the story to read more:
Congratulations to Alycia Barrett and Royden Oerter on the birth of their son Bryson James Oerter.
Congratulations to Chelsey and Buddy Red Bow on the birth of their son Vincent Lee Red Bow.
Study: Wildlife warning reflectors and white canvas bags reduce wildlife-vehicle collisions in NW Wyoming
Wildlife warning reflectors and canvas bags have proven effective in reducing wildlife-vehicle collisions during a three-year study in three Wyoming counties.
Wyoming Game & Fish’s Large Carnivore Section has been busy with conflict resolution, the department reported in the Lander Region’s most recent newsletter.
In a recent study of child well-being, Wyoming came in a little better than middle of the pack when compared to the rest of the states. However, Wyoming was ranked poorly when it came to the health portion of the study.
A search is underway in Yellowstone National Park for Feiyang “Isaac” Xiang, a 21-year old man from China. Xiang is a seasonal concessionaire employee in the park and was backpacking with four friends on Thursday, July 23 when he disappeared while swimming in the Yellowstone River near its confluence with Hellroaring Creek in the northern section of the park.