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Pokes Outlast Fresno in Four Overtimes

In one of the most gutsy performance in Arena-Auditorium history senior guard Jason McManamen recorded a career-high 30 points in a career-high 57 minutes in the Pokes’ 102-100 quadruple overtime win over Fresno State on Wednesday evening in the Arena-Auditorium. It was the second time in school history the Cowboys played four overtimes, UW defeated […]

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Significant Emergency Services on the Scene at Poplar Street Burger King

Significant Casper, Natrona County, and Wyoming emergency services on the scene at the Poplar Street Burger King on February 8, 2017. Initial reports claim a suspect vehicle struck a Sheriff’s Department vehicle nearby. We will have more information on this incident tomorrow (2/9/17). Related Story: Casper Man Arrested for Ramming NCSO Truck; Is Man’s Fourth […]

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NOAA Releases Wyoming Water Supply Outlook

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has released the latest numbers in their Wyoming Water supply outlook, showing the amount of precipitation the state has had compared to average, and the forecast for water supply down the road. With a few exceptions the state is experiencing greater-than-average precipitation. Only the Powder, Tongue, and Upper […]

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Governor Mead Requests Public Input for ENDOW Initiative

Governor Matt Mead has initiated an effort to develop a twenty-year comprehensive and coordinated economic diversification strategy known as ENDOW — “Economically Needed Diversity Options for Wyoming.” The goals are to encourage the expansion and diversification of Wyoming’s existing energy and industrial sectors, stimulate new and emerging industries, create private sector jobs and encourage business […]

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Restorative Justice Symposium Planned

A symposium for Restorative Justice is being held next month in Casper, at the Ramkota Hotel and Convention Center. The symposium is being hosted by Natrona County Restorative Justice, also known as NCRJ. NCRJ describes themselves as a voluntary nonprofit board who is committed to the promotion and development of Restorative Justice (or “RJ”) principles […]

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Group Seeks to Create Kindness in the Cowboy State (VIDEO)

A group of volunteers called Kindness Wyoming is working to coordinate efforts among schools, cities, community groups, businesses and the entire state to participate in Random Acts of Kindness Week, February 12-18,. Governor Matt Mead has signed a proclamation making February 12-18 “Wyoming Random Acts of Kindness Week”. In addition, School Superintendent Jillian Balow has […]

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Natrona County Students Heading to State Spelling Bee in March

After four hours, 75 written words, 25 vocabulary words and orally spelling words; the top five competitors have been confirmed, in the Natrona County District Spelling Bee. Sixty-seven second-through-eighth-grade students from Casper Classical Academy, Centennial, Cottonwood, CY, Dean Morgan, Fort Caspar Academy, Midwest and Pineview registered for the Spelling Bee held at the Ramkota Hotel. […]

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Police Release Preliminary Information About Monday Shooting

The Casper Police Department has released some preliminary information about a shooting last night, in a residential Casper neighborhood. “About 1:39, 1:40 this morning, we were called to the 1700-block of South Washington for ’shots fired,’” says Casper Police Detective John Hatcher. “Officers did arrive and find a male subject who had been the victim […]

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Chance of Snow Tuesday

Today, look for your high temperatures to be about 53 degrees. However the wind is today’s big weather news, with Casper and surrounding areas under a High Wind Warning through tomorrow (2/7/17) Tonight, a slight chance of rain before midnight, becoming a slight chance of rain and snow between midnight and 3am, then a 20% […]

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Pokes Fly Past Air Force, 83-74

Sophomore guard Justin James scored 26 points and dished out a career-high seven assists to lift the Pokes (15-9, 5-6 MW) past Air Force 83-74 on Saturday afternoon in Clune Arena in Colorado Springs, Colo. Junior guard Jeremy Lieberman added a career-high 14 points including a career-high four three pointers. “I thought we got back […]