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A routine traffic stop in Yellowstone National Park turned into a windfall for the federal government.

Last week, a judge ruled that the government can keep more than $20,337 in cash that a Yellowstone ranger seized from two Illinois men in July.

Local students can now take Powell Middle School classes from their bedrooms, kitchens or wherever they have an internet connection.

In connection with an alleged scheme to defraud the Wyoming Medicaid program, Powell psychologist Gib Condie has pleaded guilty to one count of felony health care fraud.

Plans moving forward on new hotel in Powell

Developer eyes completion date of late 2019, early 2020

Plans for a new 65-75 room hotel — complete with conference room space for up to 250 people — are still moving forward.

It’s hard to find more dramatic differences between “what could have been” and “what is” than at Spirit Mountain Cave.

Condie pleads guilty to one felony count

Powell psychologist Gib Condie pleaded guilty to a felony charge of health care fraud at a Friday afternoon appearance in federal court in Cheyenne.

An off-duty Powell game warden shot and killed a charging grizzly bear in the Little Sunlight Basin area on Wednesday evening.

New VA clinic plans outlined

About 100 people attended a meeting at the VFW in Cody Monday evening to learn more about the new veterans clinic that will open there around the end of November.

Condie set to take deal in fraud case

A Powell psychologist who is alleged to have submitted more than $6.8 million worth of fraudulent bills to Wyoming Medicaid has reached a tentative plea deal with federal prosecutors, court records say.

More than two decades ago, Bob Capron was looking for a project to make a difference for local fishermen. Being told of the loss of trout by an uncle who was an irrigation canal manager, the conservation coordinator for the East Yellowstone Chapter of Trout Unlimited suggested the now well-known trout rescue program.

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