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Accidents And Disasters

Man gets 10-16 years for fatal Wyoming crash

Man gets 10-16 years for fatal Wyoming crash

CASPER, Wyo. — Randall George unbuttoned his dark gray suit coat in front of a courtroom of 40 people.

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Contractor who died at Wyoming coal mine identified

GILLETTE, Wyo. — A contractor who died in a weekend accident at Peabody Energy's North Antelope Rochelle Mine in northeastern Wyoming has been identified.

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Officials identify man who died in house fire

KALISPELL — Flathead County officials have released the name of a 66-year-old Somers man who died in a weekend house fire.

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Cause of 2012 fatal helicopter crash in Wyoming still unknown

JACKSON, Wyo. — Federal investigators haven't found any obvious mechanical deficiencies or failures that may have caused a rescue helicopter to crash two years ago in Teton County.

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Former Washington state man who died in crash identified

BOZEMAN — Authorities have identified a 36-year-old man who died in a one-vehicle crash in southwestern Montana over the weekend.

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North Dakota well leaking oil, gas and water

WILLISTON, N.D. — Authorities say workers are attempting to contain an out-of-control oil well in North Dakota.

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Bus carrying 13 children rolls; minor injuries

RIVERTON, Wyo. — Authorities say a school bus carrying 13 young children and four adults crashed and rolled on the Wind River Indian Reservation, but only minor injuries were reported.

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22-year-old man hit, killed by train in Gillette

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Authorities are investigating after a 22-year-old man was apparently hit and killed by a train in Gillette.

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2 Wyoming counties qualify for disaster loans

CASPER, Wyo. — Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack says Lincoln and Teton counties are eligible for Farm Service Agency disaster loans for losses caused by heavy rain, flooding and hail that occurred over the summer.

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Man, 44, killed in rollover crash near Basin

BASIN, Wyo. — Authorities have released the name of a man who was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash near Basin.

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USDA programs provide $28M to Wyoming agriculture

CASPER, Wyo. — Britt Wilson, owner of the Wilson Ranch near Glendo, knows the effect of drought well.

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Army veteran sells disaster-readiness good to 'preppers'

Army veteran sells disaster-readiness good to 'preppers'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Ralph Broome doesn’t know how it will happen.

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Town aims to purchase or force sale of land

JACKSON, Wyo. — In its efforts to stabilize a hillside where a slow-moving landslide destroyed a house and threatened others, the town of Jackson may seek to force a sale of one property if they can't negotiate a purchase price with the owners.

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Investigation determines time of fatal bear attack

RIVERTON, Wyo. — An investigation has determined the approximate time of death of a Utah man who was mauled by a bear while working in the Bridger Teton National Forest in northwestern Wyoming, officials in Fremont County said.

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Man killed in motorcycle crash near Afton

AFTON, Wyo. — The Wyoming Highway Patrol says mud-caked turn signals and brake lights may have contributed to a fatal crash south of Afton.

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Grizzly bear relocated after killing calf

JACKSON, Wyo. — State wildlife officials trapped and relocated an adult male grizzly bear after it killed a calf on a U.S. Forest Service grazing allotment north of Pinedale.

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House fire in Lolo, nobody hurt

LOLO — Firefighters extinguished a house fire in the Missoula County community of Lolo on Sunday.

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Driver in fiery crash that killed 6 had meth in his system

Driver in fiery crash that killed 6 had meth in his system

HELENA — Newly released toxicology reports show that one of the two drivers in a June collision that killed six people had methamphetamine in his system, though investigators concluded that drugs weren’t a factor in the crash.

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Methamphetamine found in driver in fatal crash

HELENA — Newly released toxicology reports show that one of the drivers in a collision that killed six people had methamphetamine in his system.

October 03, 2014 3:44 pm
Man dies of injuries from Butte apartment fire

Man dies of injuries from Butte apartment fire

BUTTE — Officials say a 33-year-old man whose apartment caught fire died late Thursday night.

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