(Dubois, Wyo.) – Eugene “Gene” Culbertson, 67, died at 3:13 pm, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, from an internal infection at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. Services will be held at 10 am, Thursday, Aug. 21, at Torrey Lake Ranch, Dubois, Wyo. View the full obituary here.
(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – On Day 13 of the 100 Day Community Challenge on the Wind River Reservation, folks gathered for “Positive Sign Day” and a community walk.
(Fremont County, Wyo.) – A number of great photographs came in to County10.com following the big rainstorms Thursday afternoon across the county. We’ve assembled those photos here. Thanks photographers for thinking of County10.com. Photos may be contributed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – There were two power outages reported in the county overnight. One was the result of a lightning strike above Fort Washakie last night that lasted over an hour before a High Plains Power crew could arrive on the scene and restore electric service. There was a power bump reported in Hidden Valley last night as well, also the result of a lightning strike, a High Plains representative reported.
(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – Significant Weather advisory for Central Fremont County until 4:45 pm MDT. At 3:51 pm MDT, National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Fort Washakie, moving east at 15 mph. Hail up to the size of pennies is expected with this storm, along with heavy rain.
(Fort Washakie, Wyo.) – The Board of Trustees of Fremont County School District #21 held a ceremony at a gravesite located behind the elementary building on Wednesday afternoon on ground recently acquired by the school. The graves are dated from the 1920’s when the school was a government boarding school. The Archeology Department from the University of Wyoming determined there were 8-10 graves located in the one area.