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  • Wyoming gay couples get marriage licenses

    October 21, 2014 2:24 PM

    CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Wyoming has become the latest state to allow same-sex unions, bringing the wave of change to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard galvanized a national push for gay rights. Gay couples began to apply for marriage licenses Tuesday, shortly after the state... more »
  • Drugs tied to nuclear launch officers

    January 9, 2014 7:30 PM

    F.E. WARREN AIR FORCE BASE, WYOMING- Two Air Force nuclear missile launch officers are implicated in an illegal drug investigation. One defense official says both are responsible for operating the Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missiles and are assigned to the 341st Missile Wing. The official says the officers'... more »
  • Man wanted for Wyoming Street murder

    December 20, 2012 5:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Baton Rouge Police are looking for a 21-year-old man who is wanted for his alleged involvement in a murder on Wyoming Street. Officers say Jerron Davis and a 16-year-old shot and killed Travis Holland, 24, during an attempted robbery on August 6th. Officers arrested the... more »
  • 3 dead after attack at Wyo. community college

    November 30, 2012 11:38 AM

    CHEYENNE, Wyo. - The Casper police chief says three people are dead after an attack at a Wyoming community college. Authorities said in a press conference that the suspect used a sharp-edged weapon, killed two people and committed suicide. One of those killed was a faculty member. Authorities aren't identifying... more »
  • People looking for answers about crime north of LSU Play Video

    August 9, 2012 5:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A murder Tuesday night on Wyoming Street has many people on edge. People living near the crime scene said they have already started looking for other apartments. One homeowner says she no longer goes out at night. Others question police response time. Police say the area... more »
  • Buford, Wyo., population 1, heads to auction

    March 12, 2012 1:02 PM

    BUFORD, Wyo. - What's advertised as the smallest town in the United States goes up for auction next month. The town of Buford, between Cheyenne and Laramie in southeast Wyoming, has just one inhabitant, Don Sammons. Sammons says he plans to retire from managing his businesses at Buford and move... more »
  • Fugitive Calls Cops when he Runs out of Gas

    February 14, 2012 7:52 PM

    A man who violated parole on murder escape charges called the wrong people for roadside assistance when he ran out of gas in rural Wyoming. Richard Vincent of Oregon was wanted in Georgia. He called the Uinta County Sheriff's Office for help and it sent Wyoming State Troopers to help... more »
  • Quake felt in NW Wyoming; landslide reported

    October 24, 2010 3:02 PM

    A magnitude 4.6 earthquake has hit in northwest Wyoming, and authorities are investigating a report of a landslide. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit at about 11:45 a.m. Sunday. Teton County sheriff's dispatcher Kristen Clifton says no injuries have been reported. Clifton says site of... more »
  • Wyoming man douses himself in paint to avoid Taser

    September 25, 2010 1:22 PM

    A Cheyenne man who doused himself with white latex paint in hopes of avoiding a police Taser was hit with the stun gun anyway. The Taser chase happened Sept. 16, when Cheyenne police went to Brian Mattert's house on a domestic violence call. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that when... more »
  • 1 dead, 2 injured in bear attack at Montana campground

    July 28, 2010 1:08 PM

    Montana wildlife officials say one person was killed and two others were injured in a bear attack at a campground north of Yellowstone National Park. Fish, Wildlife and Parks spokesman Ron Aasheim says Park County officials reported a male was killed and two others were injured in a mauling... more »
  • More states will join Montana over gun rights

    April 7, 2010 8:35 PM

    Wyoming and Utah plan to join Montana in a lawsuit against the federal government over regulating guns that are made and sold in the same state. Other states may sign on as well. Those states have adopted "firearms freedom" laws that say the federal government can't regulate guns made and... more »
  • Grasshopper outlook strikes fear on Western range

    March 29, 2010 9:48 AM

    Parts of Wyoming, Montana, South Dakota, North Dakota, Nebraska and Idaho may be in store for costly grasshopper infestations this summer. Federal surveys predict at least 48 million acres of outbreak-level infestation this summer. U.S. Agriculture officials said some states may see the most severe grasshopper outbreaks in... more »

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