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January 9th, 2011

Audio Shows Plane Struggled Before Fatal Wyoming Crash

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A voice recording shows a single-engine airplane was struggling to get over Wyoming's highest mountain range in bad weather before it crashed and killed the pilot and three of his young sons. The Oct.

Exploding Pipe at Western Wyoming Rig Kills Worker

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PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) - An exploding pipe has killed a worker at a drilling rig outside Pinedale. The Sublette County Sheriff's Office says the accident Wednesday afternoon killed 42-year-old Kyle Rooke, of Driggs, Idaho. Sheriff's officials say Rooke was severely burned.

Billings Death Investigation Nearing Completion

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The investigation into the death of a Billings man who was repeatedly shocked with a stun gun while being arrested is nearing completion. Yellowstone County Attorney Scott Twito said Friday that toxicology tests related to the Oct.

Rawlins Man Pleads Not Guilty in Street Stabbing

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RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) - A 31-year-old Rawlins man accused of stabbing another man in a street fight over has pleaded not guilty of attempted murder and assault and battery. Authorities say Babby Schaper stabbed a 23-year-old man on the street on Sept.

January 8th

Sports Scores Sat, June 8th

Both the Broncs and Lady Broncs faced Evanston 48-43 for the boys 65-32 for girls

Local Hoop Action From Friday

Both the Sheridan Bronc and Lady Bronc Basketball teams had convincing wins Friday night against Riverton, at a tournament in Riverton. Kayla Woodward led the Lady Broncs with 21 as they easily cruised to a 76-40 win. The Broncs won pretty handily as well, they defeated Riverton 69-42. Both teams will play Evenston today. We'll have the action for you live on AM 1410 KWYO beginning with the Lady Broncs at 1:30, followed by the Broncs at 3 o'clock

January 7th

New Fairgrounds Director Settling In

Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht

It's been just short of a month since Melissa Albrecht was named the new Facilities Director at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds. Albrecht comments on how things have been coming along since taking over the position.

UW Receives Award For Alcohol Prevention Work

The University of Wyoming has received a national Award for its effort to reduce alcohol abuse.

Wyoming to Join Federal Health Law Challenge

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming will join Florida and other states in a federal lawsuit challenging the federal health care reform law enacted last year. Governor Matt Mead announced Friday that Wyoming will file on Monday to join the lawsuit.

Legislature Again to Consider Gay Marriage Bills

The State Legislature will once again consider gay marriage bills in the upcoming General Session.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Legislature will again this year consider whether to prohibit the state from recognizing same-sex marriages performed elsewhere. Wyoming law already specifies that marriages performed in the state must be between a man and a woman.