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Clarification, Jan. 26, 2023: The defendant’s attorney challenged the victim’s mother’s testimony. This has been clarified in the seventh paragraph. Federal jury finds Natrona County man guilty on six child pornography charges

Correction, Jan. 23, 2023: The men were from Missouri. The story has been corrected. Two Missouri men die in crash outside Lyman

Correction, Jan. 20, 2023: The reception is Saturday, Jan. 21. The story has been corrected. Opening reception at The NIC features indigenous art, new director

Correction, Jan. 8, 2023: Eubank was the driver of the Toyota Tundra. The story has been corrected. 1 dead, 2 injured in New Year’s Day fatal wreck

Correction, Dec. 31, 2022: The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office initially reported the plane slid on black ice while landing. The plane landed safely and partially left the pavement only after attempting to turn onto the taxiway. SkyWest commercial plane from Denver reportedly slides off runway in Rock Springs late Tuesday

Correction, Dec. 21, 2022: The story involves a Carbon County EMT. The story has been corrected. Memorial Hospital of Carbon County mourning death of EMT after ambulance struck while responding to crash on I-80

Correction, Dec 8., 2022: An earlier version of the story stated that no one was in the business at the time officers arrived. Sgt. Albrecht originally stated that only officers were on scene at the time he spoke to Oil City on the scene. Prostitution, human trafficking investigation prompts police search of Casper massage parlor

Correction, Dec. 2, 2022: This article has been updated to remove the name of an individual named in the affidavit but who has not been charged with distribution of controlled substances. Nonprofit director and former deputy coroner named with family members in fentanyl conspiracy.

Correction, Nov. 11, 2022: Jacob Rodolph was incorrectly identified. The name has been corrected. (PHOTOS) Community Tree drops at David Street Station as holiday season ramps up

Correction, Nov. 4, 2022: Casper Fire-EMS incorrectly stated the location of the fire in the quoted material. The location was removed and the story is updated. Resident evaluated for smoke inhalation; kitchen damaged following River West fire

Correction, Oct. 4, 2022: A previous version of this story said the earliest freeze on record occurred on Oct. 23, 2015 in Casper. That has been corrected to say Aug. 23, 2015. No snow yet: Casper about month behind average first freeze date

Correction, Sept. 27, 2022: A previous version of this story said retired English teacher Lisa Gray talked about seeing Michelangelo’s statue of “David” in school library books. However, Gray talked about a picture of “David” in an Encyclopedia being the first male nude she saw. It was a different speaker on Monday night who made a point about nude images in art books found in school libraries. The article has corrected to reflect Gray’s comments. ‘You are only as sick as your secrets’: Natrona Schools book banning decision looms

Correction, Aug. 3, 2022: A previous version of this article stated that the Casper Senior Center is located at 1824 E. 4th St. The address is actually 1831 E. 4th St. The article has been updated accordingly. Casper Theater Co. offering two more downtown summer ghost tours

Correction, July 14, 2022: The spelling of Eden Taggart’s name has been corrected. Eden’s mother was incorrectly identified as Eden in a photo, and that identification has been corrected. (PHOTOS) House Candidate Cheatham joins pro-choice March as abortion fight shifts to state elections

Correction, June 30, 2022: A previous version of this story said the City of Casper’s Community Promotions program historically received funding from one-cent. Community Promotions was historically funded via the city’s General Fund, not one-cent. Casper nonprofits to lose direct support from ‘one-cent’ tax under city’s proposal

Clarification, June 16, 2022: A sentence has been added to clarify that the children in the Honda Pilot were sitting in approved car seats. Casper-area child dies in crash with commercial truck

Correction, June 14, 2022: A previous version of the story listed the welding company’s name as Reeds Welding. The company is actually Reeb Welding. The story has been corrected. Mills eagle, fully feathered and inspected, again in flight over city

Correction, June 14, 2022: Various names and information have been corrected to reflect the Amber Alert Wyoming report. Amber Alert issued for children taken from Arapahoe, Wyoming

Correction, June 7, 2022: A previous version of this story said the new ASCS Region the Casper Speedway is a part of was the Frontier Region. However, it is the High Plains Region that is new. The story has been updated accordingly. Casper Speedway hosting first sanctioned American Sprint Car Series race in over a decade Friday

Correction, June 1, 2022: A previous version of this story listed the incident as occurring on Sheridan Drive. While the police department’s initial response started at the Sheridan Drive address, the shooting occurred on the 1900 block of Missouri Avenue, Casper PD Public Information Officer Rebekah Ladd confirmed Wednesday. This story has been updated to reflect this information. Casper PD: Armed suspect injured in officer-involved shooting Monday

Correction, May 28, 2022: A previous version of this story stated the car show would end around 2 p.m. It is scheduled to end around 4 p.m. The story is corrected. PHOTOS: From classic to unique, autos ready to impress at ‘Cruizin’ With The Oldies’ show

Correction, May 20, 2022: An administrator for the Yellowstone Garage Car corrected the name of the band. The story has been updated. Yellowstone Garage still hosting ‘Cruizin’ With the Oldies’ Memorial Day weekend car show in Casper

Correction, May 20, 2022: A previous version of this story said the juvenile was arrested. Casper Police Department Public Information Officer Rebekah Ladd’s initial statement said the suspect had been taken into custody, not that they were arrested. The suspect was not arrested and has been released from custody. This story has been updated to reflect this information. Casper police take juvenile suspect into custody who reportedly pointed firearm at person downtown

Correction, May 17, 2022: A previous version of this story said the pool of the fountain would be filled with slurry. It is actually an underground vault holding the recirculation pump that will be filled with slurry in order to prevent the ground from caving in, according to the city. This story has been updated to reflect this. ‘The Fountainhead’ sculpture deteriorating; Casper to fill underground vault with slurry at City Hall

Correction, May 16, 2022: A previous version of this story incorrectly stated Sen. Cynthia Lummis apologized for the “two sexes” comment. She apologized if anyone was made to feel uncomfortable or unwelcome after making the comment. The story has been corrected. Sen. Cynthia Lummis apologizes after ‘two sexes’ comment evokes jeers, boos at UW commencement

Correction, May 9, 2022: The Wyoming Department of Corrections misspelled Eckman’s last name. It has been corrected. Inmate, former Casper resident, dies in Torrington

Clarification, May 5, 2022: References to the baby as a child have been edited to reflect that the victim was an infant at the time of injury. Baby’s grandparents testify in Gillette child abuse case that he was a ‘happy little boy’ before injury

Clarification, May 5, 2022: A previous version of this story did not state that the Rineharts’ outfitting business was never licensed through the Wyoming Board of Outfitters and Professional Guides. A board representative confirmed Thursday the couple’s business was never licensed. This information has been added to the story. Couple fined $60K for illegally baiting deer for clients to kill; 30 clients could face charges in Wyoming

Correction, April 27, 2022: A previous version of this story reported that a federal grand jury handed down the guilty verdict. It was a federal jury. Grand has been removed throughout. Wyoming railroad company, CEO found guilty of wire fraud, endangerment; could face millions in fines

Clarification, April 20, 2022:This story was amended after publication after the company confirmed the opening of three stores, not two, in the Casper area. Dollar General announces three locations to open in the Casper area

Correction, April 11, 2022: A previous version of the article incorrectly stated that Paul Yohe was an employee of The Green Room when he is an owner of the business. PHOTOS: The Green Room celebrating 4/20 in Casper with grand opening of new east side store