Lingle – Wyoming Highway Troopers in the Lingle area are investigating a fatal hit & run involving a local Lingle resident.
Troopers responded to a report of a pedestrian vs. vehicle crash in downtown Lingle late Sunday afternoon around 5:30 p.m. Troopers arrived and found 69 year-old Keith Beers fatally injured on US 85. Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013 07:01Read more: Troopers Requesting Assistance In Fatal Hit & Run
Sheridan-The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is seeking information about a bull elk that was poached in Hunt Area 35 west of Buffalo, WY. The bull elk was shot just west of the Circle Park Campground with only the head and backstraps taken from the elk. The remainder of the elk was left to waste.
Buffalo Game Warden Jim Seeman believes the elk was killed between Monday October 28 and Wednesday October 30, 2013. Seeman says, “Evidence indicates a lone individual may have been responsible for killing the elk. The person possibly parked near the locked gate leading into the campground.” Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013 12:12Read more: Game and Fish Seeks Information in Poaching
CHEYENNE -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration division (OSHA) within the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) will cite the Sinclair Wyoming Refining Company with $707,000 in fines for 22 violations found at the company’s Sinclair, Wyoming refinery operation.
The violations are the result of a May 2013 OSHA inspection which stemmed from an employee complaint and several gas releases that Sinclair voluntarily reported to DWS OSHA in May of 2013. Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 13:22Read more: OSHA Cites Sinclair Refinery for $707,000
Cheyenne – With the approach of daylight savings time on Sunday, November 3rd, many drivers may find themselves driving home after work in the dark. That means drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians need to be alert come Monday and need to see and be seen.
According to the National Safety Council, traffic fatalities are three times greater at night than during the day even though there are less drivers out at night. Last Updated on Monday, 28 October 2013 06:55Read more: 10 Important Steps For Safe Night Time Driving