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A Casper woman accused of collecting thousands of dollars in donations by falsely claiming her son had terminal brain cancer pleaded guilty Friday as part of a deal that would keep her out of jail.
CASPER, Wyo. — Police found Kristi Richardson’s purse sitting on her kitchen counter, her cash and identification still inside. Normally, she kept a garage door opener in the bag as well. It was gone.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming brewers gathered last month in Pinedale to craft the state’s annual collaboration beer. Working together inside Wind River Brewing Company, they concocted a steam beer appropriately named Steamboat.
CASPER, Wyo. — Jamie Morris watched the World Beer Cup award ceremonies from a laptop in the back of Thai Meet Up, a restaurant and brewery in downtown Jackson. When the award for the best imperial India pale ale was announced, he saw his boss, Jeremy Tofte, take the stage.
CASPER, Wyo. — Each block of quilt tells a different story.
Amy Sorensen had settled into a movie somewhere high above the Great Plains when a call came over the aircraft public address system. She heard a flight attendant asking for passengers with medical experience.
CASPER, Wyo. — Brad Stulberg lay face down on the bed of a CT scanner, flinching slightly as tiny needles pierced the skin behind his knees.
No one disputes Wyoming could save millions of dollars by expanding Medicaid to roughly 17,000 uninsured residents.
CASPER, Wyo. — More than 520 Wyomingites have enrolled in health plans through the federal insurance marketplace — a dramatic upsurge after technical problems resulted in a sluggish start.
Dr. Robert Day stood in the overgrown yard of Chande Baptist Orphanage, a cinder block wall separating him from the squalor and urban sprawl on the other side.
Two passengers on a bus that collided with a semitrailer near Casper four years ago have settled their lawsuit over injuries they suffered in the crash, federal court records show.
CASPER, Wyo. — Fewer than 100 Wyomingites enrolled in private health plans through the federal insurance marketplace in the first month after its troubled launch, new data shows.
CASPER, Wyo. — A new community health center planned for Rock Springs will give low-income patients more access to medical care, its CEO said Thursday.
A Wyoming facility for the developmentally disabled used restraint chairs more than 100 times during a four-year period while taking steps to conceal the controversial practice, a new report alleges.
LANDER, Wyo. — After a sluggish start, Wyoming residents are enrolling in health insurance through the federal marketplace in greater numbers, an insurance executive reported Wednesday.
LANDER — Wyoming would wait until 2015 to license a new Casper hospital, giving officials time to gauge the Affordable Care Act’s overall effect on the state, according to a proposal floated Monday by state Rep. Elaine Harvey.
CASPER, Wyo. — Lee Harden keeps a stack of applications for the federal insurance marketplace on the corner of his desk.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming’s Medicaid program has received a flood of new applicants, but it’s unclear what’s behind the growing demand for government health coverage.
A federal grand jury has indicted a Newcastle ranching family on charges they participated in the illegal sale of landowner hunting licenses, newly unsealed court documents show.
CASPER, Wyo. — Crystal Byrd sued rental giant Aaron’s in 2011 after discovering spying software hidden inside her leased computer. A franchise store in Casper used the program to photograph her husband inside the couple’s home.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming residents have begun buying health plans through the federal insurance marketplace despite technical problems that have dogged the site since it launched two weeks ago.
A Friday storm dropped 16 or 17 tree limbs onto Darrell Robertson’s lawn. So the Paradise Valley man did what came natural. He went to pick them up.
Sinclair Wyoming Refinery continues to operate at normal rates despite an explosion and fire that occurred there last week, the company said in a statement released Monday.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Steven Brill, author of a groundbreaking Time magazine article that examined why American health care is so expensive, will headline a three-day consumer issues conference at the University of Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming’s health insurance marketplace has the unfortunate distinction of opening with some of the highest average prices in the nation. Premiums for a benchmark plan will average $516 a month for an individual, compared with $328 for the nation as a whole.
CASPER, Wyo. — Sarah Campbell put off the doctor’s visit as long as she could.
THERMOPOLIS, Wyo. — A group of about 20 business owners sat inside a deserted cafeteria at Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital, quietly listening to a presentation about the Affordable Care Act.
CASPER, Wyo. — Staring in January, the Affordable Care Act will require most Americans to have health insurance. Those who don’t will pay a penalty that starts at $95 per adult, or 1 percent of their family income, whichever is greater.
CASPER, Wyo. — Myeshea McKinney owed nearly $1 million by the time her twins were healthy enough to leave the hospital. The infants were born 12 weeks premature. They weighed a combined 4 pounds and spent months in a Denver hospital while their lungs developed.
CASPER, Wyo. — The number of uninsured people in Wyoming declined by 11,000 last year, but more than 15 percent of the population still lacks health coverage, new U.S. Census figures show.
CASPER, Wyo. — Detectives investigating the Casper slaying of Natalie Miller uncovered evidence indicating her husband threatened her with a gun the summer before her death, police records show.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead and state health officials don’t know how much money they’ll save through a sweeping overhaul of a disability program that serves thousands of people in Wyoming, Mead said Tuesday.
CASPER, Wyo. — Kenneth James Ward escaped into the Wyoming wilderness more than a week ago.
State transportation officials plan to use revenue from the new fuel tax hike to begin 52 highway projects over the next three years — but only one in Casper.
CASPER, Wyo. — An alternative form of Medicaid that’s more like private insurance would be Wyoming’s best option if lawmakers decide to expand the program, Gov. Matt Mead said Wednesday.
CASPER, Wyo. — A microscopic parasite is infecting an unusually high number of people in Wyoming this year, with most of the illnesses occurring in Campbell County.
CASPER, Wyo. — A prisoner who escaped from a rest area near Independence Rock remained at large Sunday, authorities said.
CASPER, Wyo. — They stood along Center Street in downtown Casper, carrying signs. “Don’t take our freedom to choose,” one placard read. Another simply said, “I matter.”
CASPER, Wyo. — A plan to redesign one of Wyoming’s main programs for funding disability services is getting its own overhaul amid criticism from parents and guardians.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming could reduce its uninsured population and save millions by developing an alternative form of Medicaid that’s more akin to private insurance, according to a state report released Monday.
CASPER, Wyo. — Critics of a new physician-owned hospital in Casper worry it will lure lucrative patients away from Wyoming Medical Center, resulting in cuts to cardiac and emergency care.
CASPER, Wyo. — The defeat of a $15.8 million bond measure to expand a technical education facility at Sheridan College means the school will turn away qualified students, college officials said.
CASPER, Wyo. — Senate candidate Liz Cheney has paid a $220 fine for obtaining a resident fishing license last year despite not qualifying for one at the time, she said in a statement released Wednesday.
Trevor Brown encountered six blocks of traffic as he drove to his high school’s parking lot Monday morning. He wasn’t thrilled.
CASPER, Wyo. — Few details have emerged about a possible new hospital in Casper, even as the development heads Tuesday to the city council.
CASPER, Wyo. — Two Wyoming organizations will launch programs aimed at helping people find insurance through an online marketplace being developed for the state.
CASPER, Wyo. — Natrona County health officials have learned that a bird at a Casper pet store might have contracted psittacosis, a bacterial infection that can cause flulike symptoms in humans.
The snowblower inhales two tons of white stuff a second before shooting it more than 150 feet – half the length of a football field.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Karl Wiscombe suffered a massive heart attack last month while putting away cans in his garage.
CASPER, Wyo. — A lullaby rings over the loudspeakers at Wyoming Medical Center whenever a baby is born. It’s been playing a lot lately.
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