EWC Ag Teacher Named Postsecondary Teacher of the Year

Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from EWC) July 28, 2022 — Eastern Wyoming College Agriculture instructor and department head, Dr. Monte Stokes, was recently awarded the 2022 Wyoming Association for Career and Technical Education (WACTE) Postsecondary Teacher of the Year award. “Dr. Stokes has dedicated his tenure at EWC to strengthening not only the EWC Agriculture Program but also Agriculture CTE for […] Continue Reading

Sugarloaf Fire Experiences Minimal Growth on Tuesday

Laramie Range, WY July 27, 2022 — The second wildfire of the season in the Laramie Peak area has burned almost 400 acres since Monday. According to the US Forest Service, fire activity was minimal with fire behavior consisting of backing and creeping; resulting in little growth of the fire. The extensive aerial firefighting efforts on Monday and Tuesday helped […] Continue Reading

Whit Peterson Named EWC Head Rodeo Coach

Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from EWC) July 13, 2022 — Whit Peterson has been named Eastern Wyoming College’s new head rodeo coach. “I’m excited to lead the Lancer rodeo team and build upon a great legacy,” Peterson said. “I want to have a well-rounded program which I think we have right now.” Peterson has a Bachelor of Science in Education from […] Continue Reading

Pursuit Ends in Torrington

Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from WHP) July 11, 2022 — Two South Dakota residents are in custody following a pursuit on Friday, July 8, 2022. The pursuit started shortly after 9:40 p.m. after Wyoming Highway Patrol (WHP) Troopers attempted to stop a Dodge Ram on US 85 in the town of Hawk Springs, Wyoming, for speeding. The driver of the Dodge […] Continue Reading