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Glenrock Man Involved in Fatal Accident on I-90 Near Sheridan

Glenrock Man Involved in Fatal Accident on I-90 Near Sheridan

A one vehicle accident 3 miles east of Sheridan on Interstate 90 Monday claimed the life of 52-year-old Richard Iames of Glenrock. Wyoming Highway Patrol Sergeant Stephen Townsend explains the events that led to the fatal crash.

VOA Graduates 49 from Recovery Programs

Kelly Carrol, director of the Gathering Place in Sheridan, speaks to graduates Saturday. (photo by Ethan Boone, VOA)

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies recognized 49 in Sheridan on Saturday who have graduated substance abuse recovery programs in the past few years.

Some Damage in Weekend Fires in Buffalo, Johnson County

Two fires, one in Buffalo and the other in Johnson County, caused damage to property over the weekend.

Jo Co School Board Adopts Goals For District

Johnson County School Board

The Johnson County School District 1 Board of Trustees held their meeting Monday night at the Kaycee School, and adopted goals for themselves and the District.

Oktoberfest Draws 1,300 to Buffalo

Scott Madsen of Buffalo gets into the spirit of Oktoberfest last weekend in Buffalo.

The 2nd Annual Buffalo Oktoberfest was Saturday in Crazy Woman Square, and nearly 1,300 people came through the gate at the event, according to Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis.

Wet Spring and Large Snowpack Hindered State and Local Tourism

Sheridan Travel and Tourism Executive Director Penny Becker

Heavy springtime precipitation and a record breaking snowpack that led to flooding and landslides along various highways were factors that resulted in tourism statewide and locally being down for the early part of the season.

State Lawmakers Continue to Review State Retirement System

Wyoming State Representative Rosie Berger

As state lawmakers gear up for what is sure to be another busy budget session in early 2012, the issue of the Wyoming State Retirement system continues to be addressed by the Joint Appropriations Committee.

Groups Support Sheridan Teen's Murder Appeal

Groups Support Sheridan Teen's Murder Appeal

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Two civil rights groups want to help a Sheridan teenager appeal the life sentence he received in a home invasion murder.

Conservation Camp Inmate Still on the Lam

Escapee Derrick Brock remains at large. (Phot Courtesy of the Wyoming Department of Corrections)

The Wyoming Department of Corrections issued a media release confirming that Wyoming Honor Conservation Camp escapee Derrick Brock remains at large.

Sheridan County Death Being Investigated in Possible Connection with Listera Outbreak

The death of a Sheridan County woman is being investigated as a case of Listerosis, but Wyoming Department of Health officials say they haven't determined yet if her death is related to the recent Listeria outbreak linked to Colorado-grown cantaloupe.