Pending Investigation

February 27, 2019— The State of Wyoming is completing an investigation into the records of the Eight Judicial District Court Clerk. The District Court Clerk was Kathi Rickard and she resigned earlier this month. Rickard ran unopposed in the 2018 general election and was re-elected to a second term.

Subaru Stuck On Train Tracks

February 26, 2019—Wyoming Highway Patrol Trooper, Brian Sinner, responded to an incident yesterday afternoon. He said, “A tractor trailer combination was traveling east bound while a Subaru Tribeca was headed west bound. The Subaru Tribeca crossed over the center line and side swiped the trailer. The Subaru got stuck on the railroad tracks.  A tire came off of the tractor […] Continue Reading

EWC Hosts Wyoming Academic Challenge

February 20, 2019–Eastern Wyoming College hosted the Wyoming Academic Challenge on February 16, 2019. Four Wyoming high schools sent seven teams to compete. The two to four-member teams participated in four rigorous rounds of competition. Questions ranged from current events, and mathematics to literature. Schools participating were: Cheyenne East, Douglas, Lovell, and Pine Bluffs.

Shopko Listed as a Go-Forward Store

February 7, 2019– The Torrington Shopko has been listed under the ‘Go-Forward Store Locations’ on the Shopko website. On January 16, 2019, Shopko, a leading operator of general merchandise stores throughout the Central, Western and Pacific Northwest regions of the U.S., announced that it, along with its subsidiaries, has filed voluntary petitions for a court-supervised financial restructuring under Chapter 11 […] Continue Reading

3-Vehicle Collision South of Torrington

February 6, 2019–A three-vehicle collison happened on Saturday, February 2nd, south of Torrington. Wyoming Highway Patrol Sergeant, Jeremy Beck, said, “Early Saturday afternoon, Wyoming Highway Patrol Troopers were dispatched to the area of milepost 86 on US 85 for a motor vehicle collision. Units arrived on scene and were able to see that there were three vehicles involved in a […] Continue Reading