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Man faces felony charges after troopers seize 374 lbs. of suspected marijuana in traffic stop

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers seized 374 pounds of suspected raw marijuana after conducting a traffic stop for speeding near Cheyenne on Interstate 80 on Monday, Nov. 13. William Parnell Slack, 51, of Washington is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and felony intent to deliver after troopers stopped him around […]

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(VIDEO) Laramie County sheriff releases footage of Halloween 2022 shooting that killed suspect, injured deputy

WARNING: Video contains graphic content including language and violence. Viewer discretion is advised. CHEYENNE, Wyo. — It’s been nearly a year since Laramie County Sheriff’s Office deputies engaged with, shot and killed 55-year-old James Albert Templeton Jr. Body camera footage released late Thursday night shows the confrontation, which resulted in a shootout that also injured […]

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CyberWyoming celebrates 20th anniversary of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

GILLETTE, Wyo. — As October ushers in the 20th National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, CyberWyoming Alliance and CyberWyoming are promoting a more secure online environment with help from Laramie High School’s Gaming Safely video. “The Gaming Safely video was really well done and several of the judges in last year’s Cyber in a Box School Video […]

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2 charged after trooper finds 13 lbs. of suspected marijuana, 18 lbs. of suspected THC wax in I-80 traffic stop

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A Tuesday evening traffic stop on Interstate 80 has led to felony drug charges for two Oregon men. Brandon Tyler Espe, 47, and Curtis Barnes, 44, both of Portland, Oregon, are charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and intent to deliver. The two were stopped at around 7:15 p.m. at […]

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Obituaries: Caskey; Wright; Runyon

Patricia Annette Caskey: 1953 – 2023 Patricia Annette Caskey, born Patricia Annette Towner, 65, went to be with her Heavenly Father in the early morning of Oct. 10, 2023, at 12:10 a.m. at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper. Patricia had suffered a cardiac event that was exacerbated by advanced-stage cancer. She was surrounded by many of […]

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Laramie County deputies charge 2 with felonies after finding 65 lbs. of suspected marijuana during traffic stop

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Two men are facing felony charges on the suspicion of attempted marijuana delivery after a traffic stop by the Laramie County Sheriff’s Office for lane use violations. Charged are Gary E. Young, 48, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Earnest J. Johnnie, 59, of Brooklyn, New York. Both were booked into the Laramie County […]