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Cody man dies on Chief Joseph Slide repair project
Ronald S. Frankenberry, 26, was working as a truck driver for Oftedal Construction Co., a contractor on the Wyoming Department of Transportation project, according to a WYDOT spokesman.
Cody graduate plans to offer new perspective if elected
Alison Winkler, 23, would like her age to be seen as a strength, not a weakness.The 2013 Cody High School graduate and recent University of Wyoming grad said the board could use insight from a recent product of the school district.“The school board has done a great job,” she said. “But I think they’
Man who led police on car chase gets 5-7
A Cody man who led authorities from four different law enforcement agencies on a 150-mile, more than two-hour car chase was sentenced to 5-7 years in prison Wednesday.Christopher Mitchell, 44, pleaded guilty in September to theft of property valued at more than $1,000, a felony.Mitchell stole a cont
Former uBlaze worker ordered to pay back $22,000, avoids jail
A former Cody resident is being forced to pay back more than $22,000 he embezzled from the uBlaze Vapor store on Sheridan Avenue.Zachary Mundahl, 38, is being ordered to pay uBlaze owner Lucas Anderson at least $500 a month, in addition to 10 years probation with routine drug testing.He will avoid j
Man arrested for slashing tires in Meeteetse
A man accused of slashing tires at the Wood River Trailhead on County Road 4DT in Meeteetse could face up to 10 years in jail and fines up to $10,000.Ryan Roemmich, 37, was arrested by Park County Sheriff deputies Oct. 7, accused by outfitters Olivia and Jacob Heiner of slashing tires on their campe
Museum to display more guns
To maximize the number of firearms on display at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West for gun enthusiasts, the under-reconstruction Cody Firearms is installing a large substitute exhibit.Appearing at the Anne & Charles Duncan Special Exhibition Gallery by the end of the month are 500 firearms, includ
Talich running for hospital board to serve community
Talich moved to Cody in 2007 to become the local State Farm agent. She and her husband Jim, who is a partner at Gail Construction, have five children ranging in age from 6 to 16.
Rate study could result in more accurate charges for power usage
If completed, a “world class” retail electric rate study could result in charges that more accurately reflect Cody customers’ power usage.Utility Financial Solutions, a nationally-recognized premiere rate study consultant for public power utilities, could conduct a rate analysis early next year if a
Editorial: Time to voice opinion on candidates
This general election season in Park County has been much more quiet than the primary, with most candidates conducting fairly low-key campaigns.However there are a handful of contested races.Vying for three four-year Cody School Board seats are Cathy Roes, Brandi Nelson, Brennan Baglio, Joelyn Kelly
The best places to fish in Wyoming this winter, and how to catch something
Ice may not be covering all of Wyoming’s lakes and reservoirs yet, but ice fishing season isn’t actually that far away.And for most of the state’s water, fishing early is often best.“The hot summer months are when things will slow down, but they pick back up with early ice,” said Andrew Nikirk, Wyom
This Unassuming County In Wyoming Has The Worst Weather In America
Wyomingites joke about our seasons. We’ve got July, August, and Winter. It’s always windy, and sometimes when you’re lucky, it’s windy AND cold. But we still stay out here, because we love the scenery, the peacefulness, and the isolation of living in the middle of nowhere… at least that’s what we te
Wyoming man awarded $10M in hospital negligence lawsuit
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — A jury awarded a southwestern Wyoming man $10 million after finding hospital staff negligent in treating arterial blockages in his legs, leading to him having both legs amputated above the knee.The Rocket-MinerreportsMemorial Hospital of Sweetwater County released a stateme
Casper, Mills and Evansville Ranked Among Most Dangerous Wyoming
I can prove this is wrong with science, but the Internet has called out Casper, Mills and Evansville among the most dangerous Wyoming cities.Big time disclaimer:this IS NOT MY LIST. BlameRoadsnacks. They are the ones that are spreading bad vibes about our part of Wyoming. How did we end up on their
Broncs fight hard, lost heartbreaker on the road
The Cody football Broncs got a rough taste of payback Friday night, falling 20-16 to Star Valley on the road.In 2017, the Broncs spoiled the Braves undefeated season in the 3A state semifinals with an improbable 31-21 road win that propelled them into the state championship game.Friday’s game was a
Cody man breaks record in international lifting competition
The city of Cody boasts one of the nation’s best bench pressing powerlifters.So far, age hasn’t stopped him.Jeff Tucker, 51, is fresh off a record-setting performance, bench-pressing 507 pounds – a world and national record for the over 50-year-old age group and an all-time Wyoming record for any ag
Wyoming High School State Marching Band Festival 2018
They are the pre-game and halftime entertainment among other things, and like a team, they also want to know how good they are.21 Wyoming High School Marching bands converged in Casper for the 2018 State Marching Band Festival.Click here to watch LIVE (Pay-per-view)3pm - Lander
Fillies improve to 20-3 with Rock Springs sweep
The first time the Cody volleyball team faced Rock Springs this season it took five sets to earn the win.Not this time around as the Fillies swept the Lady Tigers on Saturday to improve to 19-3 overall. The win game a day after Cody fell to top-ranked Kelly Walsh 25-21, 25-9, 25-19 on the road.
The Best Food Truck In Wyoming Is Out Of Cheyenne
Nipa Hutof Cheyenne, Wyoming is the best food truck in Wyoming, according toThe Daily Meal.
Wood is Cody’s top teacher
“I was surprised when I got it,” she said, adding that plenty of the other teachers she knows in the district were just as deserving.
Four uninjured after SUV rolls off cliff near Red Lake
A 17-year-old Cody boy and three passengers were uninjured when the Toyota 4-Runner they were in rolled off a cliff Monday afternoon in the Red Lake area.Driver Kaiden Patrick Lee, who remained on scene following the wreck, said he was driving with friends on two-tracks in the area, according to the