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CJ Baker

Despite at least two pending cases, reports and prosecutions of illegal voting in Wyoming are rare, state and local elections officials say.

A federal magistrate in San Francisco declined to release former hospital CEO Paul Cardwell last week to let him make his own way back to Wyoming. Instead, Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler chose to keep Cardwell in federal custody and entrust the transportation arrangements to the U.S. Marshals Services.

June 27, 2013 8:31 am

Cardwell brought back to U.S.

Ultimately headed to Wyoming

Hospital CEO-turned-fugitive Paul Cardwell arrived back in the United States around mid-day Wednesday in the custody of FBI agents.

June 25, 2013 8:09 am

Death penalty?

County attorney still undecided on Clark murder cases

Four months after the murder of a Clark woman and her parents, Park County Attorney Bryan Skoric continues to mull whether to seek the death penalty for the two suspects.

A Cody radio host and newsman is facing four felony charges for having allegedly voted in the past two elections despite being a convicted felon.


Players say Hildebrand well-deserving of the award

Powell High School golfers have claimed a lot of hardware during Troy Hildebrand’s 12-year tenure as head coach.


Average oil, gas and home sale prices all down in 2012, says Assessor

Lower oil and natural gas prices mean Park County’s local governments will likely collect fewer property taxes this year.

Logan Bessey was sentenced in 2009 for his role in stealing thousands of pain pills from a Cody pharmacy. At the time, his defense attorney told District Court Judge Robert Skar that “no one believes that (Bessey) is going to continue with any criminal-type behavior. No one.”


A group of Wyoming residents hailing from around the world gathered Tuesday to take on new rights and responsibilities as U.S. citizens.


Paul Cardwell, the former CEO of Powell Valley Healthcare and a wanted fugitive, has been apprehended in Thailand after a nearly year-long search, the FBI said Friday afternoon.