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Sign vandalism believed to signify gang activity

Gang activity, including vandalism and violence, is on the rise on the Wind River Indian Reservation, according to local officials.
Fremont County ...

Man rescued after throwing bike in river

Sheriff's deputies gave a 24-year-old man a ride to Shoshoni after he threw his bicycle into a river off of Badwater Road.
The man called law enforcement at ...

The federal Bureau of Indian Affairs believes increased incidence of aggravated assault on the Wind River Indian Reservation is tied to a rise in meth use ...

With canyon shut, motorists try the hard way

While the Wind River Canyon was closed last week due to rock falls, several motorists took it upon themselves to find a new route over the Owl Creek Mountains. ...

Community ties help sheriff's department bridge gaps that could spark shootings in cities

Fremont County Sheriff Skip Hornecker's first reaction to the police-involved shootings that have gained national attention in recent months is, "Thank God we ...

Life Resource Center may acquire new residents; no one must leave

CHEYENNE - Current residents at the Wyoming Life Re-source Center probably won't have to worry about finding a new home when the state finishes overhauling the ...

Two people either jumped or fell from the roadway atop Diversion Dam in Fremont Countyon Friday.
One was confirmed dead at the scene, and the other ...

A group committed to finding a solution to the livestock rustling problem in Fremont County hopes for support from the Wyoming Legislature.
The group ...

A man and his dog were uninjured after being rescued Tuesday afternoon from Ray Lake near Fort Washakie.
Officials said the man's Argo - an amphibious sport ...

Climber deaths last summer in Winds ruled accidental

Officials say the death of two climbers this summer in the Wind River Mountains was accidental.
The final case file has not yet been completed, but ...

Horse neglect calls unfounded

Sheriff's deputies have responded to two reports of animal abuse involving horses on Elkhorn Drive in Riverton.
Both calls were determined to be ...

Two from county killed in rollover; truck was stolen

Two Fremont County residents died Wednesday in a one-vehicle rollover west of Casper.
The pickup truck involved was reported stolen later in the day.
Kevin ...

Former school trustee arrested on domestic violence charge

A former Dubois school trustee was arrested Sept. 14 after allegedly assaulting someone with an ink pen at her place of employment.
Heidi McStay, 34, of ...

Blaze grew to 400-plus acres before doused by firefighters

Nearly 80 local firefighters responded Saturday afternoon to reports of a grass fire near U.S. Highway 287 north of Fort Washakie.
No one was injured in the ...

Ranchers offering $10K reward after four calves found dead

The Fremont County Sheriff's Office is seeking information regarding a livestock destruction case in southern Fremont County.
Four calves were found shot to ...

Progress made in probe of climber deaths

The investigation into the deaths of two climbers last month in the Wind River Mountains continued this week through the Fremont County Sheriff's Office and ...

A Fremont County firefighter continues treatment in Denver for burns suffered after he ...

Man charged in theft of snowmobiles bound over to District Court

The case of a Riverton man charged with stealing a trailer containing two snow machines was moved to District Court on Sept. 3.
Circuit Court Judge Robert B. ...

Teens OK after a 'concerning' incident, search

Two teenagers were found safe after being the subject of a search-and-rescue mission Thursday morning.
Fremont County Search and Rescue volunteers responded ...

A Chevrolet Suburban pulling a camper trailer collided with a front-end loader as the two vehicles headed north Wednesday.
The collision occurred a little ...

 
 

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