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Cheyenne Woman Charged After Police Find Drugs in Purse
A 28-year-old Cheyenne woman could face up to 29 years in prison after police say they found drugs, a ledger and over $700 cash in her purse. Court records say police were called to the area of Dillon Avenue and W. 17th Street Saturday night in regards to a man jumping in front of traffic.
Cheyenne regulators give up fight over sprinklers
CHEYENNE – City regulators are dropping a controversial effort to require fire sprinklers in four-unit apartment buildings. New Chief Building Official Bruce Trembath told the council’s Public Services Committee on Monday to stick with current rules for those buildings rather than adopting the new r
Local man facing felony DUI charges in connection with 2017 crash
CHEYENNE – A local man is facing charges in felony court after being accused of running a red light while under the influence of methamphetamine and causing serious injuries to another driver.
City of Cheyenne holiday sanitation schedule
CHEYENNE, Wyo (RELEASE) The City of Cheyenne has announced its sanitation schedule for the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays. City offices, including the Solid Waste Transfer Station, 220 N. College Drive; Landfill, 1416 Happy Jack Road; and the Compost Facility, 3714 Windmill Road, will close a
Casper Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Four Meth Felony Charges
A Casper woman pleaded not guilty to four felony methamphetamine-related charges during her arraignment in Natrona County District Court on Tuesday. Vanesa Jessica Saputra, 30, is charged with conspiracy to deliver methamphetamine and three counts of delivery of methamphetamine. Each count is punish
Drivers Beware: The Grinch is Out in Cheyenne
Cheyenne drivers will want to pay careful attention to their speed today to avoid being "Grinched." The "Mean One" is out and about with the Cheyenne Police Department's Traffic Unit nabbing speeders.
Nebraska Man Busted in Wyoming After Visiting Colorado Dispensary
A 37-year-old Scottsbluff, Nebraska man could face up to 11 years in prison after a Wyoming trooper found drugs in his car. Court records say Benjamin Henne was pulled over north of Cheyenne on Dec. 7 after a trooper responding to reports of him possibly driving impaired spotted him speeding down th
Winners of $3.3M Cowboy Draw jackpot found
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (KGWN) - On Tuesday, December 11, 2018 a brother and sister from Casper walked into the WyoLottoTM offices with the winning $3,300,841 Cowboy DrawⓇ ticket. They purchased the winning ticket at Ridley’s Family Market in Casper on December 5 for the December 6 drawing. The $3.3M jackpot
Holidays to Impact Cheyenne Services, Including Trash
City offices, including the Solid Waste Transfer Station, 220 N. College Drive; Landfill, 1416 Happy Jack Road; and Compost Facility, 3714 Windmill Road, will close at noon on Christmas Eve and be closed through Dec. 26. Offices will also be closed New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.
Fire at Hitching Post Inn
CHEYENNE, Wyo - A fire broke out in the Hitching Post Inn. The fire is contained to one area of the north east building. Firefighters and police are on scene. Damage is hard to estimate as the building is a vacant, mostly abandoned structure.
Cheyenne Mayor: ‘Fight The Blight’ Progress Is Being Made
Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr says progress is being made in her ''Fight the Blight' campaign. In a news release issued on Friday, the mayor pointed to the condemnation letter recently issued by the city in regard to the Hitching Post hotel as well as plans to tear down the Carey Building early next yea
Celebrating the Holidays in Cheyenne
Cheyenne, Wyo. (KGWN) - With the holidays upon us and kids getting ready for break, there are lots of activities perfect for families in Cheyenne. The 1000 Faces of Santa display is going on at the Paul Smith Children's Village, which is part of the Botanic Gardens. This will last through December 2
N.D. company to pay back wages to Cheyenne employees
CHEYENNE – More than two dozen Cheyenne employees will be paid back wages following a U.S. Department of Labor investigation. Wyoming Casing Service Inc., a North Dakota-based company providing crews and equipment to oil fields throughout the country, will pay close to $1.2 million in back wages to
2 Wyoming men convicted of illegally collecting antlers
PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — Two Wyoming men have lost their hunting privileges for two years after being convicted of illegally collecting elk antlers. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says Matthew Nelson of Cheyenne and Jason Reidel of Pinedale also were each fined $1,550.
Cheyenne natives pen official city song
CHEYENNE – If there’s anyone who knows about hometown pride, it’s the four songwriters behind the new city song, “Cheyenne Anthem.” Twin sisters Annie and Amy Smith, Todd Dereemer and Ty Warner were awarded the distinction earlier this week.
Cheyenne Frontier Days 2019 Concert Tickets Are On Sale
All but one of the acts performing at the 2019 Frontier Nights concert series for Cheyenne Frontier Days have been announced. Now it's time to get tickets to the shows. Tickets for CDF 2019 are on-sale now! You can get yours at cfdrodeo.com, the Cheyenne Frontier Days™ Ticket Office, and by calling
Gas prices continue to fall in the state
CHEYENNE, Wyo - Gasoline prices in Wyoming have fallen 5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.70 per gallon, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 494 stations in Wyoming.
Cheyenne man pleads not guilty to physical, sexual child abuse
CHEYENNE – A local man pleaded not guilty Thursday to physically and sexually abusing young children. David L. Broderick Jr., 29, is facing two counts of second-degree sexual abuse of a minor, one count of third-degree sexual abuse of a minor, two counts of child abuse causing physical injury and on
Cheyenne community participates in 6th annual Christmas Classic 5k run
CHEYENNE, Wyo.- The 6th annual Christmas Classic 5k occurred at Lions Park this morning. Members of the community gathered for the annual event, to run with holiday spirit. The males raced against Santa Clause while the females raced against Mrs. Claus. If the participants finished before Santa and
Cheyenne Fire and Rescue Bike Drive
CHEYENNE, Wyo.- The Cheyenne Fire and Rescue are hosting a bike drive for the second consecutive year. The purpose of the drive is to provide bicycles for kids who need them. They partnered with the Wyoming Department of Transportation.