Taxpayer money meant to protect Wyoming from terrorist attacks instead helped pay for a take-home vehicle for the undersheriff of the Laramie County Sheriff's Office and was used by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation to pay for neighborhood drug activity surveillance cameras, a f…
Two ceremonies commemorating the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and honoring the civilians and emergency responders who died in them will be held in Billings on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON — The hardest thing in an argument is to acknowledge competing truths. We know that our government will continue with large-scale surveillance programs to prevent future terrorist attacks. We also know that such programs have operated up to now with too little public scrutiny and …
LANDER, Wyo. — Authorities in Fremont County have confirmed they are relying on a state law that allows restricting information about sexual assaults to withhold the names of both the victim and suspect in a recent homicide.
Tuesday is the 11th anniversary of 9/11. And three months later, we will mark the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The two worst attacks on American soil each resulted in nearly 3,000 deaths and led the nation to war. Still, given the passage of time, Dec. 7 will be n…
LANDER, Wyo. — The terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, forever changed our country. It became a defining event of a generation. It is one of those days, even we, far away in Wyoming, will never forget.
Donn Kesselheim, of Lander, Wyo., was in boot camp during the end of World War II when he decided to become a pacifist. He believes America took the wrong direction by going to war after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Michael Humphrey, of Jackson, Wyo., in July finished four years as a U.S. Marine, serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. Humphrey enlisted in the Marine Corps after graduating high school because the memory of the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, has stuck with him.
CASPER, Wyo. — Michael Barker’s perspective on the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks is much more personal than that of most Americans. Within hours after the collapse of the twin towers, he was on a rescue mission at ground zero.
Craig Acres spent a couple of weeks in New York City after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks helping recovery efforts by keeping birds and rats away from the debris from the World Trade Center towers that contained the remains of victims of the attacks.
CASPER, Wyo. — Chris Walsh was at home that morning. He was getting dressed in shirt and tie when it came on the television. When the second plane hit, it became real.
A piece of I-beam recovered from the World Trade Center site after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, and given to Montana State University Billings will arrive in Billings on Sunday.