Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from EWC) February 24, 2021 — Eastern Wyoming College officials have received notification of a positive COVID-19 case of an on-campus student.
Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from EWC) February 21, 2021 — The Eastern Wyoming College Foundation has announced a call for nominations for the Distinguished Alumni Award and the Albert C. Conger Distinguished Service award.
Torrington, Wyo. (Story by Denise Heilbrun-Ellis) February 18, 2021 — Jody Lynn Haymon, 26, agreed to a plea deal that his attorney and the state of Wyoming has come up with.
Torrington, Wyo. (Story by Denise Heilbrun-Ellis) February 18, 2021 — In mid-December Torrington Dispatch received a call that there was a vehicle pursuit on Highway 26 headed toward Goshen County. According to court records, a brown Saturn passenger vehicle with no visible plates, had fled the scene of a traffic stop in Guernsey.
Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from Pinnacle Bank) February 11, 2021 — After 43 years in banking, Todd Peterson, Pinnacle Bank Regional President, has officially announced he intends to retire March 31. Wade Bruch, currently Senior Vice President, will become the Market President for the Torrington branch.
Torrington, Wyo. (Story by Denise Heilbrun-Ellis) February 10, 2021 — A plea agreement set up for Gregory Lee Knudsen of Hawk Springs, Wyo., was refused by the special judge presiding over the case, the Honorable Judge Dawnessa Snyder of the Second District Court of Carbon County, on Wednesday afternoon in Eighth Judicial District Court in Torrington.
Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from WDOC) February 4, 2021 — The Wyoming Department of Corrections announces that Correctional Officer Cullen Calderon from the Wyoming Medium Correctional Institution in Torrington, Wyoming has been awarded the Medal of Valor from the American Correctional Association.
Torrington, Wyo. February 1, 2021 — At approximately 6:30PM on Sunday evening a Ford Escape jumped the curb and struck the front of GitFit Fitness Club in downtown Torrington, causing significant damage to the gym entryway and the vehicle. Torrington EMS responded to the scene of the accident. Luckily no injuries were reported.
Cheyenne, Wyo. (RELEASE from WDOH) February 1, 2021 — As efforts across the state to help prevent COVID-19 deaths and illnesses by providing free, safe and effective vaccinations continue, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) has a request as well as a few key reminders for residents interested in receiving the vaccine.
Cheyenne, Wyo. (RELEASE from Governor Gordon’s Office) February 1, 2021 — Governor Mark Gordon has issued an Executive Order (EO) directing state agencies to examine the financial impacts of President Biden’s ban on new sales of federal oil and gas leases as well as the potential legal options available to Wyoming.