Converse County Newswire

Converse County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Converse County, WY.

Results 1 - 20 of 74 in Converse County, WY

  1. St. John's adds robot to its surgical staffRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... Casper, Cheyenne and Laramie - with similar robotic-arm-assisted technology. Some, like Memorial Hospital of Converse County, use a robot for abdominal and OB/GYN surgeries. Others, like Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, advertise their robot as a ...


  2. BNSF Railway Company Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | FindLaw

    ... action for declaratory judgment and seeking to quiet title to the mineral rights underlying real property in Converse County. Box Creek claimed the deeds did not convey the minerals underlying the railroad. In response, BNSF generally denied Box ...


  3. Cultural site protection may get more focus in permittingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... they couldn't built fences or do ranch work because of the viewshed impact. Sen. Brian Boner, a rancher in Converse County with family ties to ranching in Lusk, Glenrock and near Douglas, brought the issue to state lawmakers during the interim ...


  4. Suicide Help Available Across WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | KCWY13

    ... especially since Wyoming is among the top ten states leading suicide rates in the U.S. Felicia Smith at the Converse County Coalition shared, "Suicide is such an issue in Wyoming. As it is like you said we're number one in the nation for statistic ...


  5. Fremont County Deputy Treasurer, Jim Anderson, Formally Announces Bid for Fremont County TreasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | County 10 News

    "As the current Deputy Treasurer, I am immersed in the day-to-day operations of the County Treasurer's office. This experience 'in the trenches' will allow me to hit the ground running as County Treasurer in January," said Anderson.


  6. Active Shooter ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | County 10 News

    ... with community leaders and presentation by Ryan Smith. Mr. Smith is currently CEO of Memorial Hospital of Converse County in Douglas and was serving as the CEO of Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna, AK during the 2008 shooting on the medical ...


  7. Suspect in child porn case rejects plea dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | Yuma Sun

    ... police, Madrigal, who had a felony warrant out for his arrest, was captured on Dec. 8 by U.S. Marshals in Converse County, Wyoming, where he was believed to be working. James Gilbert can be reached at or 539-6854. Find him on ...


  8. Gordon Dives into the Governor's Race As Elections Draw NearRead the original story

    May 20, 2018 | KCWY13

    I caught up with State Treasurer Mark Gordon in Glenrock, and asked him about his goals as governor if elected. Oil and gas: it's the biggest drive for Wyoming's Economy, and in Converse County, it's no different.


  9. Wyominga s largest industry is on the rocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | Bay Area Business Woman

    ... of these actions on our employees, their families, and the surrounding communities in the Campbell and Converse county areas. "U.S. coal industry conditions have remained challenged, impacted by an oversupply of natural gas and mild winter weather. ...


  10. Glenrock Leaders Turn Down Grant for School Resource OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | KCWY13

    ... resource officer. "The salient point is we are completely supportive of having a school resource officer in Converse County #2," said Mayor Doug Frank of Glenrock. It would pay for a majority of the school resource officer's salary, but later down ...


  11. Oil industry cautiously optimistic emerging from downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 |

    ... rebound, from zero in Wyoming to 29 as April 13, including six working rigs in Campbell County and nine in Converse County. Those numbers can be interpreted in many ways, but for Wyoming residents the most important is jobs, said David Bullard, ...


  12. BustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... for Cyclone Drilling, at one of the 13 rigs the company has working now. He's at rig No. 39, working in Converse County. Marty Sedgwick, a rig manager for Cyclone Drilling, stands next to the shale shaker used to remove large solids from the ...


  13. Battle of the Chiefs Heating Up in Converse CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | KCWY13

    News 13's Heath Bradberg spoke to the chiefs and told us what that challenge entails and who it benefits in the end. Douglas Chief Ron Casalenda challenged Glenrock Chief Tim Hurd to a fund raising competition, aimed at raising money for Special Olympics Wyoming.


  14. No injuries in well blowout in WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Seattle Times

    The Casper Star-Tribune reports that officials say no one was hurt when a drilling rig hit a pocket of natural gas early Sunday in a rural area of Converse County.


  15. Glenrock Schools Move to Four Day WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | KCWY13

    ... on their hands the next school year. Budget cuts force district leaders to scale back their school week. Converse County District #2 schools will have a four day week. Superintendent Coley Shadrick says going to four-day weeks is a way to cut back ...


  16. Mining, oil push taxable sales higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... County, which had a 26.6 percent increase, tied with Sweetwater County for seventh highest in the state. But Converse County easily saw the most growth, with a 187.9 percent increase. Sublette and Niobrara counties were second and third, with 82 and ...


  17. Chesapeake Publishes Concrete Data On Prime JV OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... have already been developed. Chesapeake has a 275,000 net acre position in Wyoming's PRB centered in Converse County, but management noted the firm only has 72 undrilled locations left in the Sussex play assuming 1,980-foot spacing. Those 72 ...


  18. Fatal crash near DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2018 | County 10 News

    ... driver of the Dodge succumbed to his injuries while being transported by ambulance to Memorial Hospital of Converse County in Douglas. The driver was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the crash and was not ejected. The driver of the ...


  19. Legislator expects a quick end to sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | The Gillette News-Record

    At least that's the opinion of state Rep. Eric Barlow, a Republican from Gillette representing Campbell and Converse counties. "It all comes down to the clock was going to run out at midnight ," he said.


  20. Weekend Police Chase in Converse County Ends SafelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | KCWY13

    On March 3rd, 2018, Troopers with the Wyoming Highway Patrol were involved in a vehicle pursuit that spanned over 30 miles on Interstate 25 in Converse County. At approximately 8:40 p.m., a WHP Trooper observed a 2013 Volvo S60 passenger car speeding 98 mph in a posted 75 mph zone near Douglas, Wyoming at milepost 136 on I-25.