A report from the the Wyoming Highway Patrol says a the SUV ran a stop sign and was struck by a tractor-trailer truck, killing a woman and her two young children. The Patrol says the crash occurred Tuesday evening on U.S. 20, just west of Manderson in Big Horn County.
The patrol says 29-year-old Kendra Pebbles and her 3-year-old son, Hunter Heitzman, and 2-year-old daughter, Katlynn Heitzman, died. All three were from Manderson and all were wearing seat belts or in child safety seats.Last Updated on Thursday, 26 September 2013 09:48 Read more: Mother, Children Die in Big Horn County Crash
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) issued the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released new rules today to regulate greenhouse gas emissions for new power plants:
"We all support a clean environment—but this new proposal is an extreme overreach that will increase unemployment and energy bills for Americans. Last Updated on Friday, 20 September 2013 11:04Read more: Barrasso Statement On EPA New Proposal
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 9, 2013 – The Arch Coal Foundation has officially kicked off its signature education support program – the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards – for the upcoming school year in West Virginia and Wyoming. The announcement was made by Deck S. Slone, senior vice president of Arch Coal, Inc. and president of the Arch Coal Foundation. Last Updated on Friday, 13 September 2013 07:30Read more: Arch Coal Foundation Kicks Off Annual Teacher Recognition Program
Rock Springs – The Wyoming Highway Patrol K-9's, just like people, must attend refresher courses and new training to stay current with their important duties and to remain certified.
The WHP drug detection K-9's provide support to the Troopers and other law enforcement agencies during vehicle and building searches for illegal drugs. The K-9's are able to detect the odors from controlled substances including marijuana, cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine. Last Updated on Thursday, 12 September 2013 07:15Read more: Drug Detection K-9's Go To Watercraft Training