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Wyoming News from AP
March 17, 2014 – 3:31 pm | Comments Off
Wyoming News from AP

Northern Arapaho losing another superintendent
(Information in the following story is from: The (Riverton, Wyo.) Ranger,
RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) — Northern Arapaho schools are losing their fifth leader in seven years.
Superintendent Chantell Denson announced Wednesday …

Midday News – March 17, 2014
March 17, 2014 – 3:26 pm | Comments Off
Midday News – March 17, 2014

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Written, Produced, Broadcast by KVOW/KTAK
HEADLINES: Animal Causes Friday Power Outage… Furnace Fire Destroyed Church… Two Candidates Seek HD33… Health Insurance Outreach… Great Lakes Reports Passenger Decline… Weekend Update… Man Faces Several …

Man Faces Several Charges for Resisting Arrest
March 17, 2014 – 3:16 pm | Comments Off

(Lander) – A 33-year-old Lander man faces several charges after attempting to resist his arrest Sunday afternoon.
The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office says Joseph Withrow was stopped by a deputy in the 200 …

Weekend Update
March 17, 2014 – 3:15 pm | Comments Off

(Lander) – Eight people were arrested for driving while under the influence over the weekend.
Four of the DUI arrests were made by the Riverton Police Department, three were made by Lander Police and …

Great Lakes Reports Passenger Decline
March 17, 2014 – 3:14 pm | Comments Off

(Cheyenne) – Great Lakes Aviation, Wyoming’s only airline, reports passenger numbers were down more than 45% in February of this year compared to the same month in 2013.
The airline, which serves Riverton …

Health Insurance Outreach
March 17, 2014 – 3:12 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – A Certified Applications Counselor will be available to offer free help with the Health Insurance Marketplace at various locations in Fremont County this week.
Judy Strausberger will be available to …

Two Candidates Seek HD 33
March 17, 2014 – 3:11 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – Two Republican candidates announced they will seek election to House District 33 at the party’s convention Saturday in Riverton.
Daniel Cardenas of St. Stephens and Jim Allen of Milford say they …

Furnace Fire Destroyed Church
March 17, 2014 – 3:07 pm | Comments Off
Furnace Fire Destroyed Church

(Riverton) – A fire in a floor furnace apparently caused the destruction of the former First Baptist Church in Riverton last week.
Firemen were called to the church around 4:30 in the morning …

Animal Causes Friday Power Outage
March 17, 2014 – 3:02 pm | Comments Off

(Riverton) – A small animal caused Friday night’s power outage that left about half of Riverton without electricity until the early hours of Saturday morning.
Rocky Mountain Power says the critter touched the …

Senators Introduce Pipeline Bill
March 17, 2014 – 3:01 pm | Comments Off

(Casper/AP) – Wyoming’s senators have introduced a bill that would speed up the permitting process for some natural gas pipelines on federal and tribal lands to reduce gas flaring.
The bill would create …

Game and Fish Meetings
March 17, 2014 – 3:00 pm | Comments Off
Game and Fish Meetings

(Lander) – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold a series of public meetings to present and discuss proposed 2014 hunting seasons in the final weeks of March.
The first meeting will be …

Man Accused of Give Meth to Teen
March 17, 2014 – 2:58 pm | Comments Off

(Lander) – A man accused of giving methamphetamine to a 14-year-old girl is facing up to five years in prison and up to $5,000 in fines on a charge of Endangering Children.
Kent …