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Hudson homicide accomplice gets 16 year maximum sentence
May 17, 2013 – 7:00 am | Comments Off
Hudson homicide accomplice gets 16 year maximum sentence

An accomplice in the Hudson double-homicide burglary arson who pleaded guilty to committing robbery in connection to the case was sentenced Thursday to a maximum 16 years in prison.

Lander man pleads not guilty to attempted murder
May 9, 2013 – 7:08 am | Comments Off

A man from Lander has pleaded not guilty to attempted murder charges for a shooting south of Lander. Our news partner County10.com reports that Jeremy Wade Cunningham was arraigned Wednesday in District Court.

First News Live
April 4, 2013 – 9:05 am | Comments Off
First News Live

HEADLINES: Extension office hosts honor camp for military kids … South Pass superintendent readies for site opening … RECAP: Local bus line now goes to Yellowstone … Locals plan readings for Poetry Month … Hippies take to the stage for ‘Hair’ …..

Gould gets prison time for child sex abuse
December 10, 2012 – 7:22 am | Comments Off

The U.S. Attorney’s Office says a local man is going to prison for sexually abusing a child over a year’s time on the Wind River Reservation in Fremont County …..

Nickelson murder case bound over to district court
October 11, 2012 – 2:03 pm | Comments Off

The second-degree murder case against Dustin Nickelson has been bound over to the district court in Lander. In proceedings held Wednesday in Riverton Circuit Court, Judge Wes Roberts determined there was suitable evidence to forward on the case.

Antelope sentenced, Yellowfox faces trial
October 11, 2012 – 1:50 pm | Comments Off

In a statement released today, U.S. Attorney Christopher Crofts says Matthew Antelope was sentenced to four years, three months, in prison, and Louis Slone Yellowfox faces five years of prison …..

FBI says Surrell attacked officer with knife
March 30, 2012 – 11:18 am | Comments Off
FBI says Surrell attacked officer with knife

Further details have been released about Darolin Surrell’s alleged assault on a federal officer. The 42-year-old was charged this week for assault with a dangerous weapon by the US District Court in Cheyenne.

Federal court charges three from Wind River Reservation
March 29, 2012 – 3:06 pm | Comments Off

Charges were filed this week in US District Court in Cheyenne against three men from the Wind River Reservation, all from Fort Washakie.

Spoonhunter, Yellowfox get prison time
January 31, 2012 – 11:41 am | Comments Off
Spoonhunter, Yellowfox get prison time

26-year-old Phillip Spoonhunter was sentenced to five years in prison for involuntary manslaughter and 23-year-old Blaine Yellowfox got eight months for escape from an institutional facility where he was being held on a conviction of assault resulting in serious bodily injury.

Virginia woman arrested for sending child porn to Wyoming man
January 27, 2012 – 11:55 am | Comments Off

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Cheyenne says a woman from Virginia was arrested this week for taking photos of herself engaged in sexual activity with a 3-month-old child then sending those images to a man in Rock Springs, Wyoming.

Trosper sentenced to prison for assault
January 11, 2012 – 11:50 am | 2 Comments
Trosper sentenced to prison for assault

41-year-old Milton Trosper of Ethete has been sentenced to a year and a half in prison for assaulting a man during a drunken altercation at a residence on the Wind River Reservation in Fremont County.

Top sentence is year prison for embezzling $175,000 tribal funds
January 11, 2012 – 11:48 am | 6 Comments
Top sentence is year prison for embezzling $175,000 tribal funds

The final sentencing is now in for the embezzlement case involving the Wind River Reservation’s Northern Arapaho Tribe’s social services department.