Accidents And Disasters
CASPER, Wyo. — Randall George unbuttoned his dark gray suit coat in front of a courtroom of 40 people.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — A contractor who died in a weekend accident at Peabody Energy's North Antelope Rochelle Mine in northeastern Wyoming has been identified.
KALISPELL — Flathead County officials have released the name of a 66-year-old Somers man who died in a weekend house fire.
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.
BOZEMAN — Authorities have identified a 36-year-old man who died in a one-vehicle crash in southwestern Montana over the weekend.
WILLISTON, N.D. — Authorities say workers are attempting to contain an out-of-control oil well in North Dakota.
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.
GILLETTE, Wyo. — Authorities are investigating after a 22-year-old man was apparently hit and killed by a train in Gillette.
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.
BASIN, Wyo. — Authorities have released the name of a man who was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash near Basin.
CASPER, Wyo. — Britt Wilson, owner of the Wilson Ranch near Glendo, knows the effect of drought well.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Ralph Broome doesn’t know how it will happen.
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.
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.
AFTON, Wyo. — The Wyoming Highway Patrol says mud-caked turn signals and brake lights may have contributed to a fatal crash south of Afton.
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.
LOLO — Firefighters extinguished a house fire in the Missoula County community of Lolo on Sunday.
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.
HELENA — Newly released toxicology reports show that one of the drivers in a collision that killed six people had methamphetamine in his system.
BUTTE — Officials say a 33-year-old man whose apartment caught fire died late Thursday night.