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Open door led to Dubois plane crash, report says

The Dubois man who died in a fiery plane crash Nov. 5 apparently lost control of the plane when he tried to close the aircraft's door shortly after take-off, ...

There is no need to wait any longer for the holiday season this year - almost every day will be a little bit like Christmas in Fremont County through ...

Morrison takes stand as murder trial continues

Testimony Friday included an hour-long cross-examination by prosecutor Patrick LeBrun.

"Are you nervous?" defense attorney John LaBuda asked his ...

Arrest made in death of Dubois woman; second-degree murder alleged

A Dubois man has been arrested for second-degree murder in connection with the death of Laurie Margaret Thompson, 49, of Dubois.
Thompson was found not ...

Dubois, U.S. 26 remain open despite wildfire

Duboisremains open for business and visitors despite the presence of the Lava Mountain Fire 20 miles west of town.
287 homes in the area have been evacuated, ...

More evac at fire near Dubois in hot, windy conditions

Changing winds and continued hot weather worsened conditions Saturday at the site of the Lava Mountain Fire in the Wind River Mountains near Dubois.
At 3:50 ...

Cities, towns get ahead of counties on wildlife feeding

Town councilors in Lander and Dubois have made it illegal to feed wildlife within city limits, and a bill the Wyoming Legislature will take up next year would ...

Several felt small quakes near Dubois

Dubois residents who thought they felt the Earth move Sunday were right.
The National Earthquake Information Center confirms that two small earthquakes hit ...

Crooked Creek Fire nears full containment

Officials are expecting a wildfire west of Dubois to burn out as they have it almost fully contained. A small group of firefighters is keeping watch on the ...

John Finley, local rancher and historian, will give a presentation titled "Little Scotland" on Thursday in Dubois.
The discussion will provide information on ...

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 ...

Two hundred crew reach fire scene in forest; growth slows

Bigger helicopter now employed

Fire managers on Wednesday were optimistic that they could further contain the Crooked Creek Fire 15 miles northwest ...

Concerned by a forecast of hot, windy conditions, firefighters have arrived to battle the Crooked Creek Fire burning northwest of Dubois. The wildfire grew to ...

Wildfire northwest of Dubois consumes 300 acres

UPDATE at 5:21 p.m.: The Shoshone National Forest reports Forest Service roads 542 and 732 are closed for public and firefighter safety.

ORIGINAL STORY:
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Forest to host fall travel management meetings

Two public sessions will be held next week in Fremont County.

The Shoshone National Forest is holding public meetings in September as a next step in ...

Bear death in county part of higher workplace fatality rate across state

A local bear attack is among the 34 workplace fatalities occurring in the state last year, according to a recent report from Wyoming Workforce Services.
The ...

State probe leads to vote fraud arrest

A Dubois resident was arrested is accused of voting in an election despite her felony status that makes it illegal for her to cast a ballot.
Harley Wells, 47, ...

More bear sightings; dogs chase one up tree

A black bear continued to make appearances this week in the Lander area after being spotted several times throughout the past month.
Most recently, a resident ...

Dubois Museum hosting book signing Saturday

Local historian Steve Banks will do a book signing 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Dubois Museum.
Banks edited the second edition of "Recollections ...

Bear activity high; incidents in both Lander and Dubois

An "unusual amount" of bear activity has been reported in and around developed areas in Fremont County and throughout the state this year, according to Game ...

 
 

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