Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016
EVANSTON -- Concerns about the defense of individual rights in Wyoming and the nation were the overarching refrain of the Meet the Republican Candidates Dinner on Friday, May 20, at the Evanston Machine Shop. The dinner lasted about four hours as candidates wrestled with myriad issues and citizens' concerns.
Out of the 10 candidates currently running for the Wyoming seat ...more
Posted: Monday, May 23rd, 2016
EVANSTON -- An Evanston High School senior was killed Sunday in a car accident just outside of town.
According to Wyoming Highway Patrol Lt. Matt Arnell, Christine Finney was about 2.5 miles north of Evanston on Wyoming Highway 89 traveling toward town, when the crash that claimed Finney's life occurred at about 4 p.m.
Arnell said Finney, who was ...more
Modified: Thursday, May 19th, 2016
EVANSTON -- The body of a missing Utah man -- Utah Transit Authority (UTA) maintenance worker Kay Porter Ricks, 63 -- was found in Lincoln County Tuesday afternoon, three miles north of the Uinta/Lincoln county border. Ricks' truck was located in the Kelly Park area of Sublette County by an aerial FBI search team Thursday morning.
Officials believe the death ...more
Modified: Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
KEMMERER -- The body of a missing Utah man was found in Lincoln County yesterday afternoon, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office. Officials believe the death might be related to an alleged kidnapping and assault of a woman and her four daughters last week in Centerville, Utah. Two men with ties to Pinedale were arrested Saturday in connection with ...more
Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
EVANSTON -- Tuesday's city council work session featured Evanston Treasurer Kathy Defa. Each department head was presented with their respective portfolios and each was asked if their departments had any pending financial need that had to be voted on at the next city council meeting.
Although several departments had budgeted for and been approved for large items -- such as ...more
Posted: Sunday, May 15th, 2016
By Bryon Glathar
Herald Managing Editor
EVANSTON -- A 44-year-old Evanston man died Tuesday after being swept away in the Bear River. A witness saw the man in the water at Bear River State Park. The victim floated downstream near the Bear Ice Ponds, where first responders pulled him to shore.
Evanston Police Chief Jon Kirby identified the man ...more