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USS Cheyenne arrives for work at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Nov. 23, 2021 17:16 PM EST

KITTERY, Maine (AP) — The Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Cheyenne arrived at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard for maintenance work on Tuesday. The nuclear-powered submarine with more than 140 crew members will be undergoing routine work in coming months to extend the...

Nebraska bank acquiring Wyoming-based Western States Bank

Nov. 22, 2021 09:50 AM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The parent company of First National Bank of Omaha is acquiring Wyoming-based Western States Bank. Terms of the deal announced Monday weren't released, but the companies said Western States has $542 million in total assets and runs 10 branches in...

Man gets up to 35 years in prison in Cheyenne stabbing case

Nov. 20, 2021 15:24 PM EST

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A man convicted of stabbing his then-girlfriend, causing serious injuries, has been sentenced to up to 35 years in prison. District Judge Peter Froelicher sentenced Anthony Brassard to 25 to 35 years in prison on Friday, the Wyoming Tribune Eagle...

Diminished Wyoming anti-vaccine-mandate session nears end

Nov. 03, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming lawmakers found themselves left Wednesday with just one bill still standing out of 40 drafted for a special session to counter federal COVID-19 vaccine requirements, a measure to help fund a multi-state lawsuit against the mandate. The...

2 F.E. Warren senior airmen among 4 killed in Colorado crash

Nov. 02, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The victims of a head-on crash that killed four people on a highway south of the Wyoming-Colorado line included two senior airmen at F.E. Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne. The crash on U.S. 85 11 miles (18 kilometers) south of Cheyenne around 2:30...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 29, 2021 23:18 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= State Playoffs= Quarterfinals= Class 4A= Casper Natrona 17, Thunder Basin 14, OT Cheyenne East 31, Campbell County 12 Rock Springs 42, Casper Kelly...

'Tyhoid Mary' play at Wyoming school takes on timely topic

Oct. 24, 2021 10:11 AM EDT

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Cheyenne’s Central High School theater program is returning in full capacity with a surprisingly relevant and intimate production of “Typhoid Mary.” The play tells the story of Mary Mallon, an Irish cook who immigrated to America in the early...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 22, 2021 23:49 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Big Piney 37, Kemmerer 20 Campbell County 33, Casper Kelly Walsh 6 Casper Natrona 51, Cheyenne South 27 Cheyenne Central 58, Laramie 13 Cody 21, Jackson Hole 15 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Casper Natrona 28, Thunder Basin 14 Cheyenne East 40, Casper Kelly Walsh 7 Cody 47, Green River 20 Cokeville 28, Big Piney 21 Douglas 41, Buffalo 7 ...

Researchers hunt graves at Montana's Rosebud Battlefield

Oct. 10, 2021 10:16 AM EDT

BUSBY, Mont. (AP) — It was the early afternoon of June 17, 1876, when a bullet ripped through Cpt. Guy Henry’s cheek. For several hours, he was one of more than 2,000 people fighting in the largest battle of the Plains Wars. The fighting involved...