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One arrested for verbal disturbance during protest against the mask mandate

  Tyler Johnson, [email protected] ROCK SPRINGS, WYOMING (December 12, 2020) – One Rock Springs man was arrested at the Rock Springs Family Recreation Center on Saturday...

Gillette man facing 775 years in prison for abusing 3-month-old infant

  Tyler Johnson, [email protected] GILLETTE, WYOMING (January 6, 2021) – A man in Gillette could be facing up to 775 years in prison after being...

Second round of COVID-19 stimulus checks are being delivered

  Tyler Johnson, [email protected] WASHINGTON D.C. (December 30, 2020) -- Today, the Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Department will begin delivering a second round...

One dead in Green River house fire, city officials report

Wyo4News Staff, [email protected] GREEN RIVER, WYOMING (November 28, 2020) -- An early morning house fire at 1610 Idaho Street in Green River has caused a...

BLM wrapped up wild horse gather operation early

  Tyler Johnson, [email protected] RAWLINS, WYOMING (November 16, 2020) -- The Bureau of Land Management has concluded its 2020 Red Desert Complex wild horse gather...

Bear sighted west of Rock Springs

Wyo4News Staff, [email protected] Update 2:47 pm: Early reports of the bear being brown were incorrect, as officials with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department have confirmed...

Sweetwater County officially under mask mandated health orders

  Tyler Johnson, [email protected] SWEETWATER COUNTY, WYOMING (November 18, 2020) – A mask mandate for Sweetwater County was approved by Dr. Alexia Harrist, the Wyoming State...

A Rock Springs man fired the first American shot of World War I

Tyler Johnson [email protected] SWEETWATER COUNTY, WYOMING (October 17, 2020) – On Sunday morning, June 28, 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the heir apparent to the throne of...

Gov. Gordon: “It’s time Wyoming woke up and got serious”

  Tyler Johnson, [email protected] CHEYENNE, WYOMING (November 13, 2020) -- During Friday’s media briefing, Governor Mark Gordon called on the citizens of Wyoming to “wake up”...

Massive Vehicle Fire reported at 30 Clearview Drive Rock Springs

Darrian Mechling [email protected] ROCK SPRINGS, WYOMING (August 24, 2020) -- At 11:02 a.m. Sweetwater County Fire District #1 was dispatched to 30 Clearview Drive lot number...