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Shots fired, no one hurt
December 5, 2011 – 11:22 am | Comments Off

Several rounds were fired in a home on East Monroe Friday afternoon, but the sheriff says no-one was injured. Sheriff’s Capt. Ryan Lee says there was a brief standoff with deputies, with the suspect, Steven Clawson.

UPDATE: Drug ring took two years to bust
December 5, 2011 – 11:19 am | Comments Off
UPDATE: Drug ring took two years to bust

Fremont County Attorney Brian Varn said the drug investigation called Operation Angry Sun that led to 35 indictments started two years ago.

Grand Jury indicts 35 people for drug trafficking
December 2, 2011 – 3:03 pm | 4 Comments
Grand Jury indicts 35 people for drug trafficking

The Fremont County Attorney’s Office says 35 people have been indicted on various drug distribution charges that involved cocaine, methamphetamine, marijuana and prescriptions medication, and as of today, 22 have been arrested.

Lander chief says man arrested in bar fight, gives scam alert
November 30, 2011 – 7:46 am | One Comment
Lander chief says man arrested in bar fight, gives scam alert

In news coming from Lander, Police Chief Fred Cox says a man from Fort Washakie was arrested Saturday night for domestic abuse following an altercation at a local bar.

Man gets prison for girlfriend assault
October 27, 2011 – 11:39 am | Comments Off
Man gets prison for girlfriend assault

A federal court judge has sentenced a local man to two and a half years for assault.

Midday News Update
September 7, 2011 – 12:50 pm | Comments Off

Midday News Update — Bomb threat — City park fight …..

UPDATE: Motel Killing, Perez
August 31, 2011 – 11:30 am | 32 Comments

Coroner reports says Cesar Perez Jr. died of injuries consistentent with a gunshot to the head.

Driver faces manslaughter charge
August 24, 2011 – 12:23 pm | 4 Comments
Driver faces manslaughter charge

Riverton police say 30-year-old Michael Sniffin of Lander has been arrested for vehicular homicide, and charged additionally with aggravated assault and DUI.

Black gets five, Addison seven
August 23, 2011 – 2:05 pm | Comments Off

Further details have been released about two separate cases involving enrolled members of the Northern Arapaho Tribe of the Wind River Reservation.

Vehicular Homicide, Tax Proposal
August 17, 2011 – 1:30 pm | One Comment
Vehicular Homicide, Tax Proposal

Riverton Police Capt. Eric Murphy gave details about the recent vehicular homicide on Chit Chat and city officials previewed their one-cent tax proposal.

Woman goes to jail for stabbings
August 16, 2011 – 11:44 am | Comments Off

A local woman has been sentenced to three years, plus a month, for stabbing two different people on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming’s Fremont County.

Man gets probation for manslaughter
August 16, 2011 – 11:43 am | Comments Off

A 21-year-old man from the Wind River Indian Reservation in Fremont County, Wyo., will spend two years of probation for causing the death of his brother.