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Fatal Vehicle Crash on I-80

An Illinois resident lost his life in a crash on I-80 West of Cheyenne. On Monday morning Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers were notified of one vehicle rollover around milepost 353 on Interstate 80 West of Cheyenne. As stated in the press release, a 2000 Ford Excursion was headed east on Interstate 80, pulling a utility […]

Man Sentenced to Life in Prison, Appeal Denied

One Casper man’s appeal was denied. Andrew Steplock was sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole in November 2019 for fatally shooting his mother, Deborah Steplock. Steplock argued in his appeal that Judge Daniel Forgey of the Natrona County District Court misused his power in dismissing his request for a second mental […]

$2.8 Million Granted by US Dept of Agriculture Forest Service and Natural Resources Conservation Service

The Valleys and Headwaters Restoration project in southeast Wyoming has been awarded $2.8 million in funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service and Natural Resources Conservation Service, to support landscape restoration through targeted forestry management. The project is focused on the Medicine Bow National Forest and adjacent state and private lands in Albany […]

Health & Wellness | Increase Visibility While Driving in Winter Months

  Now that we’re in the thick of the winter months enjoying the snow and other perks that come along with it, visibility while driving can prove challenging. From high beams and sunglasses to dry contacts and easy maintenance of our vehicles, Dr. Boxer Wachler, board certified ophthalmologist, shared exactly what we need to know […]

Semi-Truck Pile Up on I-80

Several semi-trucks were involved in a pile-up incident on I-80 Tuesday morning. Six semi-trucks were involved in the crash between Evanston and Rock Springs, according to Uinta County Fire & Ambulance, and at least one driver was injured. They had to extricate him from his crushed truck’s cab. According to officials, the accident was caused by excessively […]

WY Transportation Commission Awards 8 New Contracts

The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded over $24 million in contracts for eight upcoming construction projects.. Some of the projects include a bid of over $5.5 million dollars with a Cheyenne based contractor, Knife River, that involves milling, paving, and other work in various locations within GoEshen, Niobrara, Platte, and Natrona Counties. Cheyenne-based, Simon contractors, were […]

In-Mate Programs and Visitations Suspended in Sublett County

In Sublett County, the Sheriff’s Office has suspended in-mate programs and visitations for this week. On Monday the county had inmates that tested positive for Covid. In a post on Facebook, theSublette County Sheriff’s Office stated that they currently have the positive in-mates contained to one pod and they are doing well. The positive tests […]