(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Here is Friday’s law enforcement recap from around the county. All those arrested or cited are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – There is a lot going this weekend in Fremont County. Get out and have some fun. For more information on these and others, visit County10.com’s events calendar here.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton Police responded to the 900 block of East Park Avenue at 10:53 a.m. Thursday when a homeowner reported someone she didn’t know was in her back yard and talking to the roof of her house.
(Lander, Wyo.) – 41-year-old Michael Widick has pleaded not guilty to a charge of Aggravated Assault and Battery in connection to an alleged home invasion that occurred last month on East Monroe Avenue.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – According to published reports, 75-year-old Alice Uden has been convicted by a jury of murdering her husband in the 1970s. The verdict came after a weeklong trial in Cheyenne.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Thanks to County10’s own Lee Pepper for shooting this photo of cow moose hanging out in Sinks Canyon early Wednesday morning during the snow storm. The moose was spotted toward the back of the canyon near Bruce’s parking area.
(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Earlier this week we reported that a Lander team had come in second at last week’s 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament in Thermopolis. We have since found out that another Fremont County was the first place winners!
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – Fremont County Government priorities for Critical Public Infrastructure protection during the 2014 spring runoff will include County bridges and roads, gas and phone lines, and in conjunction with the Wyoming Department of Transportation, State highways within the county, the Fremont County Commission said in a news release.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Ninth District Court Judge Norman E. Young tentatively accepted a plea agreement in the case of 40-year-old Dubois man Trampes Rivers, who has been charged with methamphetamine-related crimes.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – The University of Wyoming’s efforts to encourage reporting of sexual misconduct likely have resulted in an increase in such reports, campus safety officials say.
(Lander, Wyo.) – A simulated radiation particle release was the subject of a full-scale emergency response exercise at Lander Valley High School Thursday morning involving a myriad of local, state and Wind River Reservation agencies. The drill was organized to follow all procedures if an actual radiation event had occurred.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Governor Matt Mead will address the future of Wyoming’s coal industry at a meeting of the Wyoming Infrastructure Authority on May 14th. Updates on carbon capture innovations, coal regulations, the global coal outlook and coal exports will be other topics at the meeting.
(Riverton, Wyo) – Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 10:00 am. Location is set for Fremont Co. Fairgrounds, Riverton.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Thanks to Lander resident Paige Brewer for sharing this action photo of the historic Big Boy 4014 riding the rails in southeast Wyoming earlier today. Brewer reports that cars were lining up along the highway and parking at gas stations to watch the oldest locomotive in service come by. “Twenty-five Big Boys were built exclusively for Union Pacific Railroad, the first of which was delivered in 1941. The locomotives were 132 feet long and weighed 1.2 million pounds,” Union Pacific’s website states.