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New search planned for three Uden bodies in deep lake

The whereabouts of the three is among the few unresolved questions in one of Fremont County's most notorious crimes.

Investigators once again are ...

Uden expresses mixed feelings about murder of ex-wife, two sons

Few people know how it feels to conceal a crime for 33 years, much less one as serious as killing three people. Gerald Uden, however, carried the secret that ...

Uden talks

Letters from triple murder illuminate some crime details

Questions have lingered about Gerald Uden's murdering his ex-wife and two adopted sons - ...

Lake search for Udens finished; no word yet on any findings

The underwater search for the bodies of three Riverton residents murdered more than 30 years ago is finished, but authorities have not released the results of ...

Team searching lake for remains of Uden victims

Investigators started scouring a Sublette County lake for the bodies of Gerald Uden's victims Monday, but they still had not found the remains of Virginia Uden ...

Tuesday notes

Whispers
Every summer there comes a time -- perhaps the time is the better way to say it -- when the haunt of fall first arrives. Some say it's a smell. ...

Alice Uden to be sentenced for killing husband in 1970s

The 75-year-old faces at least 20 years in prison but could get up to a life sentence.

CHEYENNE -- Alice and Gerald Uden were quietly living out their ...

Officials planning to recover Uden bodies from Fremont Lake

Authorities plan to recover the bodies of the Uden family from the deep waters of a Sublette County lake as the 34th anniversary of their murders approaches. ...

CHEYENNE -- Jurors convicted a 75-year-old woman who shot her husband in the mid-1970s of second-degree murder, despite her defense that she acted in a ...

Digest

Jurors weigh Alice Uden case
CHEYENNE -- Jurors on Thursday continued to deliberate in the case of a 75-year-old Missouri woman charged with killing her ...

Alice Uden takes stand at her cold-case murder trial

CHEYENNE -- An elderly Missouri woman on trial in Wyoming says she shot her husband in the mid-1970s to protect her toddler daughter.
Seventy-five-year-old ...

Alice Uden trial begins in Cheyenne; daughter talks

CHEYENNE -- An elderly Missouri woman's daughter is testifying at her mother's first-degree murder trial in Wyoming in a case that goes back almost 40 ...

Jury selection to begin in murder trial for Alice Uden

CHEYENNE -- With jury selection scheduled to begin Tuesday for an elderly Missouri woman accused of killing her husband 40 years ago, defense attorneys want to ...

Search is on for bodies of Uden victims; case officially open for now

The Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation officially is keeping the Gerald Uden case open while it searches for the bodies of his victims killed 33 years ...

Judge delays murder trial for Alice Uden

A judge has postponed the trial of Alice Uden, wife of confessed triple-murderer Gerald Uden, who killed three Riverton residents in 1980.
Alice Uden is ...

Is it really advisable to raise the Uden bodies from lake?

Editor:
I have been as interested as the next person in the story of Gerald Uden and the murder of his former wife and the two boys. But I am wondering is if ...

Bringing up the Udens

Raising their bodies from the bottom of a 600-foot lake after 33 years is possible -- but it's anything but easy

An expert in underwater salvage ...

Alice Uden pleads not guilty to her old murder charge

CHEYENNE -- A Missouri woman accused of killing her husband in southeast Wyoming in the mid-1970s has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder.
The current ...

Blockbuster

Gerald Uden is an extraordinary man, in the most terrible of ways

Lots of headlines have crossed our newspaper's front page through the decades, but ...

Uden statement, sentencing resolve some old questions, but others still unanswered

Gerald Uden told a court Friday where he hid the bodies of his three first-degree murder victims 33 years ago -- ex-wife Virginia Uden and their sons, Richard ...

 
 

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