GREAT FALLS — A football player at Belt High School suffered a head injury in a weekend game and is hospitalized in intensive care in Great Falls.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — New protocols for dealing with concussions suffered by student-athletes in junior high and high school sports appear to be working well, but more can be done, such as educating classroom teachers about brain injuries, officials say.
Jennifer Feenstra recalled a time not long ago when 10 percent of concussions were diagnosed.
Imagine being a 17-year-old high school football quarterback, a 14-year-old softball pitcher or a 12-year-old soccer goalie. If these young athletes got hit in the head during a game, but could still run, catch and kick, would they ask the coach to take them out? Would hard-training student-…
Craig Herbert got the call Friday afternoon.
CHEYENNE — Wyoming quarterback Brett Smith, who was carted off the field last weekend in a game against Toledo, remains doubtful for this Saturday's game against Cal Poly, coach Dave Christensen said Tuesday.
HELENA -- Great Falls Police are assisting Lewis and Clark County authorities in the investigation of suspicious head injuries suffered by a 2-year-old girl Thursday.
RIVERTON — Lander police say alcohol was a factor in a wreck that killed one person.
BUTTE — Authorities are investigating after a man was found dead with trauma to the head at a site where some of Butte's homeless population regularly congregate.
SALT LAKE CITY — A motorcyclist is dead after a crash on a road leading from Coalville, Utah, to the Wyoming border.
CASPER, Wyo. — The public needs to recognize the importance of preventing repeated head injuries to student athletes, a Casper neurosurgeon said Wednesday.
BUTTE — Butte school officials should require that high school athletes go through preseason neurological testing as part of a plan to protect players from additional injury following a concussion, a committee of school administrators and doctors recommended.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The state House and Senate are expected to vote on a compromise bill dealing with prep athletes who suffer concussions.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Motorcycle fatalities in Wyoming are surging, with 12 people killed since July. Wyoming has already surpassed total motorcycle deaths for all of last year.