(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Department of Transportation Thursday afternoon provided updated information on the two major road construction projects now underway in the city:
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department reminds anglers to brush up on the differences between sauger and walleye, especially while fishing on Boysen Reservoir.
State giving TePee Pools another chance to complete an acceptable Master Plan; The lease remains terminated
(Thermopolis, Wyo.) – In cooperation with the TePee Pools, the Wyoming Division of State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails has decided to exercise the discretion provided in the termination clause of the TePee Pools lease to allow the facility to operate for an additional six months or thru Oct. 31.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Lander man Brandon Conard pleaded not guilty in Wyoming’s Ninth District Court today to charges of Aggravated Assault and Battery and Possession of a Controlled Substance.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Every year the employees at Smith’s Food and Drug in Riverton make a donation to a charity. The store also puts out coin receptacles in the check out lanes for spare change, with the proceeds going to another non-profit.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Governor Matt Mead continues to work to protect Wyoming’s forests. In a letter to the Secretary of Agriculture, Governor Mead identified most forested acres in Wyoming as areas needing expedited insect and disease treatment. These areas include portions of the Bighorn, Black Hills, Bridger-Teton, Medicine Bow, Shoshone, and UintaNational Forests and could potentially lead to increased funding to treat the problem.
(Lander, Wyo.) – This massive piece of equipment crawled down Lander’s Main Street on Wednesday afternoon. We don’t know what it is. Do you? Share your thoughts in the comments.
(Fremont County, Wyo) – Do you want to know the best of everything local? County 10’s “10 Guide” has your answers and complimentary copies have been distributed and are accessible from local businesses and other locations around the community, including restaurants, coffee shops, and hotels.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Injury Prevention Resources has been holding its annual Safety Rodeos at schools across Fremont County, and this week IPR has spent time at Gannett Peak Elementary School.
Woman sentenced for assault on a Federal Officer; County man’s trial set in Reservation Sexual Abuse case
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Wind River Reservation resident Marion Joyce Kills Enemy, 24, has been sentenced by United States Magistrate Judge Teresa M. McKee to 4 months imprisonment, one year of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $350.00 fine and a $25.00 special assessment. Ms. Kills Enemy previously pled guilty to the offense of assault on a federal officer. This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Bureau of Indian Affairs law enforcement.
(Santa Fe, NM) – University of Oklahoma College of Law student Roy Brown of Arapahoe was chosen as the National Native American Law Student Association (NNALSA) 3rd Year of the Year. NNALSA presented the award last week at the Federal Bar Association’s Indian Law Conference in Santa Fe. Brown was recognized for his leadership on the NNALSA Board of Directors and for administering the Annual NNALSA Moot Court Competition.
(Riverton, Wyo.) The National Weather Service and the Wyoming Department of Homeland Security will conduct a statewide tornado drill around 10:30 A.M. tomorrow, Friday, April 25th as part of Wyoming Severe Weather Awareness Week. The exercise is designed to train emergency services organizations and educate people how to respond to a tornado warning. Communities may sound local warning sirens and many schools will conduct safety drills for their students. The tornado drill will also include a test of the Emergency Alert System and the test warning will interrupt local radio and television broadcasts.
(Arapahoe, Wyo.) – The Arapaho Legion Post #84 will be sponsoring an Veteran’s Fair/Stand Down Friday and Saturday at Great Plains Hall.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton Police Department and Fremont County School Distsrict 25 were celebrated in the Spring 2014 edition of The Journal of School Safety magazine.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Fremont County Undersheriff Ryan Lee confirmed this morning that 65-year-old Joseph Spriggs turned himself in to the Riverton Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday afternoon. Spriggs was wanted in connection to the alleged theft and destruction of county-owned materials by former Pioneer Museum Director Carol Thiesse.