TVFD Releases Details on Structure Fire on WY-156

Torrington, Wyo. (Via TVFD Facebook) March 8, 2022 — Your volunteers were dispatched to the 4700 block of WY-156 for a report of explosion and fire at an agricultural production facility Wednesday morning. First arriving units found that a 160′ tall elevator assembly was involved in the explosion. Facility management provided information regarding materials involved and firefighters performed careful assessment […] Continue Reading

WyoLotto Announces KENO

Cheyenne, Wyo. (RELEASE from Wyoming Lottery Corp.) March 8, 2022 — Officials of the Wyoming Lottery Corporation (WyoLotto) are proud to announce the addition of a highly anticipated new game to Wyoming on Sept. 18, 2022—KENO. Preparation for this unique game begins with more businesses across the state becoming WyoLotto retailers which are perfectly poised to feature the new game. […] Continue Reading

TPD Shares Reports of Counterfeit Bills

Torrington, Wyo. (Via TPD Facebook) March 8, 2022 — Recently the Torrington Police Department has taken several reports from local businesses that they had received counterfeit bills. Most of the bills in question were all of smaller denominations, with one report of a $100 bill.We would like to encourage business owners to check all bills they receive, even down to […] Continue Reading

Governor Gordon Appoints Schroeder as Next State Superintendent

Cheyenne, Wyo. (RELEASE from Governor Mark Gordon) January 27, 2022 — Governor Mark Gordon has appointed Brian Schroeder to be Wyoming’s Superintendent of Public Instruction. Schroeder replaces Superintendent Jillian Balow who resigned January 16 to become Superintendent of Public Instruction at the Virginia Department of Education. Under state statute the Governor is required to select one of three candidates submitted […] Continue Reading

WGFD to Discuss Goose Hunting Season Changes

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold public meetings in Cheyenne and Torrington to obtain feedback on the 2022-2023 waterfowl hunting regulations for the Central Flyway Zone C1A in southeast Wyoming. The meetings will focus on shooting hours and bag and possession limits for dark geese. Proposed regulation changes involve increasing the daily harvest limit to 5 geese, an […] Continue Reading

Fatal Crash South of Hawk Springs

Hawk Springs, Wyo. (RELEASE from WHP) November 19, 2021 — On November 17, 2021, a fatal crash occurred around milepost 69.5 on US 85 south of Hawk Springs, Wyoming.  At 10:00 p.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers were notified of a motor vehicle collision.

Pastor Firminhac Celebrates 10th Anniversary at OSLC

Torrington, Wyo. (Story provided by Bill Law) November 18, 2021 — On Sunday November 14th members of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Torrington hosted a dinner to recognize the 10th Anniversary for their Pastor, Scott Firminhac.

Goshen County Fire Ban Lifted

Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from Goshen County Fire Warden) November 2, 2021 — Bill Law, the Goshen County Fire Warden, announces that during the meeting of the Goshen County Board of Commissioners on November 2nd, it was approved to lift the Fire Ban on all State and Private land in Goshen County effective November 2nd.

WHP Trooper Injured In Crash In Guernsey

Guernsey, Wyo. (RELEASE from WHP) October 29, 2021 — On October 28, 2021, at 8:53 a.m., a Wyoming Highway Patrol (WHP) vehicle was involved in a motor vehicle collision.  The collision occurred around milepost 14.9 on Highway 26 in the town of Guernsey, Wyoming.

Novak Gets Andrus Award

Torrington, Wyo. (RELEASE from AARP) October 21, 2021 — It was a handshake and a willingness for two friends to serve on each other’s boards of directors that started Paul Novak down a path of 45 years spent supporting senior services in Goshen County, Wyo.Today, AARP Wyoming announced Paul Novak of Torrington is being honored for that service as AARP […] Continue Reading