Converse County Newswire

Converse County Newswire

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

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  1. Ex-Rawlins teacher found guilty of sex abuse chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KGWN

    ... found guilty Thursday of sexual abuse of a minor in Carbon County. He faces additional sex abuse charges in Converse County related to alleged incidents that occurred while he taught at Glenrock High School. Moser had been a special education ...

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  2. Campbell County Fire Department sees more lightning-caused fires over the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Gillette News-Record

    The biggest fire that firefighters helped contain was a 250-acre grass fire Saturday evening on Jenny Trail Road in Converse County. The fire department also put out a lightning-caused fire at Adon and Cow Creek Roads about 3 p.m., and a half-acre fire at Dusty Trail Road at about 6 p.m., which was caused by a downed power line.

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  3. Candidate forums, information sessions planned over next few weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Gillette News-Record

    The Campbell County League of Women Voters and GPA-TV will host a series of candidate forums over the next few weeks at Gillette City Hall. The forums, open to the public, begin at 6 p.m. July 27 for candidates for state House districts 3, 31, 32, 52 and 53. All of those represent Campbell County, and district 3 represents Campbell and Converse counties.

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  4. Around WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Gillette News-Record

    Converse County authorities say investigators found two handguns in the vehicle of a man shot and killed by deputy U.S. marshals last week in Douglas. Deputies shot and killed 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez while trying to arrest him at a church after his father's funeral Thursday in Douglas.

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  5. Converse County: guns found in car of man killed by marshalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KGWN

    Converse County authorities say investigators found two handguns in the vehicle of a man shot and killed by deputy U.S. marshals last week in Douglas. Deputies shot and killed 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez while trying to arrest him at a church after his father's funeral Thursday in Douglas.

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  6. Converse County guns found in car of man killed by marshalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Cortez Journal News

    Converse County authorities say investigators found two handguns in the vehicle of a man shot and killed by deputy U.S. marshals last week in Douglas

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  7. Lorraine Ellen (Hageman) BroylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... Hageman at her maternal grandparent's, Bert and Anna (Rice) Sanford, ranch who were early day settlers in Converse County in Douglas. When she was about 2 weeks old, her folks took her to their dry farm home in the Walker Creek Community northeast ...

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  8. Wanted Colorado man shot, killed in WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | TheDenverChannel

    ... shot last Thursday while United State Marshals were serving the arrest warrant in Douglas, according to the Converse County Sheriff's Office. Douglas is about 230 miles north of Denver. Ramirez' Family and friends said the shooting occurred ...

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  9. US Has Another Close Call With Russian Ship in the MediterraneanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Converse County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez of Colorado wa... -- An orangutan that got loose at Tampa Bay's Busch Gardens amusement park after it escaped its enclosure Friday has been captured, park officials said.The orang... -- ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at a cafe in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.Foreigners are being held hostage in an ongoing shooti... In what merchandisers described as a slow week in trade, spot prices of distillers dried grains mirrored movement of corn prices downward in the past week. The move was fueled... The University of Nebraska tied for 27th nationally in the final Learfield Directors' Cup standings for 2015-16.

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  10. Tiger Woods Withdraws from 2016 British OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Converse County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez of Colorado wa... -- An orangutan that got loose at Tampa Bay's Busch Gardens amusement park after it escaped its enclosure Friday has been captured, park officials said.The orang... -- ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at a cafe in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.Foreigners are being held hostage in an ongoing shooti... In what merchandisers described as a slow week in trade, spot prices of distillers dried grains mirrored movement of corn prices downward in the past week. The move was fueled... The University of Nebraska tied for 27th nationally in the final Learfield Directors' Cup standings for 2015-16.

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  11. Why Green Party's Presidential Candidate Doesn't Want Clinton or Trump in White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Converse County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez of Colorado wa... -- An orangutan that got loose at Tampa Bay's Busch Gardens amusement park after it escaped its enclosure Friday has been captured, park officials said.The orang... -- ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at a cafe in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.Foreigners are being held hostage in an ongoing shooti... In what merchandisers described as a slow week in trade, spot prices of distillers dried grains mirrored movement of corn prices downward in the past week. The move was fueled... The University of Nebraska tied for 27th nationally in the final Learfield Directors' Cup standings for 2015-16.

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  12. Sneaky Theft at Gas Station Prompts Warning for Fourth of July MotoristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Converse County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez of Colorado wa... -- An orangutan that got loose at Tampa Bay's Busch Gardens amusement park after it escaped its enclosure Friday has been captured, park officials said.The orang... -- ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at a cafe in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.Foreigners are being held hostage in an ongoing shooti... In what merchandisers described as a slow week in trade, spot prices of distillers dried grains mirrored movement of corn prices downward in the past week. The move was fueled... The University of Nebraska tied for 27th nationally in the final Learfield Directors' Cup standings for 2015-16.

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  13. 'Shark Week:' Stuff to Make Your Life Shark-TasticRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Converse County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez of Colorado wa... -- An orangutan that got loose at Tampa Bay's Busch Gardens amusement park after it escaped its enclosure Friday has been captured, park officials said.The orang... -- ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at a cafe in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.Foreigners are being held hostage in an ongoing shooti... In what merchandisers described as a slow week in trade, spot prices of distillers dried grains mirrored movement of corn prices downward in the past week. The move was fueled... The University of Nebraska tied for 27th nationally in the final Learfield Directors' Cup standings for 2015-16.

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  14. Trump Super PAC Director on Clinton PAC Spending: 'We Will Be Matching Them'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Converse County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez of Colorado wa... - Ken McKay, Chris Christie's former presidential campaign manager who is now leading the pro-Trump super PAC Rebuilding America Now, said on this week's Powerhouse Politics podcast that his PAC will soon be rivaling pro-Clinton super PAC Priorities Action USA, which has nearly $47 million on hand to spend. "When October rolls around," McKay said to ABC News Political Director Rick Klein and Deputy Political Director Shushannah Walshe, "I think we will be spending at the rate at they're spending."

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  15. Firecrackers & Bragging Rights: A Josh Turner Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Converse County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez of Colorado wa... -- An orangutan that got loose at Tampa Bay's Busch Gardens amusement park after it escaped its enclosure Friday has been captured, park officials said.It was no... -- ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at a cafe in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Foreigners are being held hostage in an ongoing situa... In what merchandisers described as a slow week in trade, spot prices of distillers dried grains mirrored movement of corn prices downward in the past week.

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  16. Are Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner Reconsidering Their Divorce?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Converse County Sheriff's Office says 44-year-old Jasen Scott Ramirez of Colorado wa... -- An orangutan that got loose at Tampa Bay's Busch Gardens amusement park after it escaped its enclosure Friday has been captured, park officials said.It was no... -- ISIS has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack at a cafe in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Foreigners are being held hostage in an ongoing situa... In what merchandisers described as a slow week in trade, spot prices of distillers dried grains mirrored movement of corn prices downward in the past week.

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  17. Colorado man killed by federal agents trying to arrest him in WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Denver Post

    A 44-year-old Colorado man was fatally shot Thursday afternoon in Wyoming by federal agents trying to arrest him. Jasen Scott Ramirez was killed as U.S. Marshals were serving a federal arrest warrant in the town of Douglas, according to the Converse County Sheriff's Office in Wyoming.

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  18. Fire Burns North of GlenrockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | KCWY13

    ... rain. The fire was fueled primarily by grass, and shifting afternoon winds fanned the flames. According to a Converse County Emergency Management statement, the wind shifted four times in the first 45 minutes of the blaze, but it eventually pushed ...

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  19. Boulder company hired to make North Carolina pig poop into electricityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Denver Post

    In this April 18, 2013, file photo, a golden eagle is seen flying over a wind turbine on Duke energy's top of the world wind farm in Converse County Wyo. For the first time, the Obama administration is taking action against wind farms for killing eagles.

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  20. City BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | KCWY13

    ... SAFE SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE. There is also a Significant Weather Advisory for the counties of Converse County Lower Elevations and Niobrara County until 3:15 PM MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH. HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ...

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