News Letter Journal

SHERIDAN — According to statistics provided by the Wyoming Department of Transportation, road deaths in Sheridan County are down significantly this year with five reported in 2020, two reported in 2021 and one reported so far in 2022.  However, an interesting trend can be found among those numbers...
ROCK SPRINGS – Credit card fraud caught a local business and the authorized user of a credit card off guard in October.   NAPA Auto Parts, 1300 Dewar Dr., suffered a loss when an individual purchased battery operated impact wrenches, an air compressor and a few other items with a stolen credit card...
CASPER – The city of Kemmerer, Wyoming, feels a sense of pride for its tough little wastewater treatment plant. For 42 years, the plant has quietly serviced hundreds of homes.  It’s chugged through economic booms that stretched it to capacity and busts that forced many residents to move out. Under...
CASPER – The Legislature’s Management Council advanced a bill Thursday that would allow lawmakers and their dependents to enroll in the state employees group health insurance plan.  The council also moved along a bill to create an independent commission that would review compensation for lawmakers...
CHEYENNE — Members of the Wyoming Senate and House of Representatives selected their respective leaders and finalized committee assignments for the 67th Wyoming Legislature following party caucuses Nov. 19 and 20.  Members of leadership will be formally confirmed, and newly elected legislators will...
  LARAMIE, Wyo. (Dec. 5, 2022) – The Pokes continue their homestand on Tuesday hosting Texas A&M Commerce at 7 p.m. in the Arena-Auditorium. It is the second contest of a three-game homestand and marks the third meeting against a team from the Southland Conference. To secure your seat in the...
Scam Victims Compensation: If you receive an email with the subject line of “Scam Victims Settlement Compensation” from Mark Nelson at a Gmail address or a brain.net.pk address, a Sheridan citizen wants you to ignore it. Even though the email says it is from the FBI, it isn’t. Look for the strange...
GILLETTE (WNE) —  A Campbell County man accused of stealing nearly $30,000 from Gillette Little League while he was the club’s treasurer was sentenced earlier this month to 30 days in jail. Rory Geis, 41, was given a suspended four- to six-year sentence with a 30-day split-sentence to be served in...
GILLETTE (WNE) — The Respiratory Syncytial Virus, or RSV, cases at Campbell County Health rose in the last two months, keeping with recent trends seen throughout the United States. Typically, the virus starts to make an appearance in January or spring, but this year, cases have shown up earlier,...
Game Will be Played Friday, Dec. 30 in Tucson, Ariz. Laramie, Wyo. (Dec. 4, 2022) –  The Wyoming Cowboys are going bowling again this season as they have been invited to play in the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl.  Wyoming will be matched up against the Ohio Bobcats from the Mid-American Conference (...

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