BEIRUT (AP) — Alaa Arnous and his family found the photo of his father Mohammed online last week, the first proof of his fate since he was seized by Syrian government forces seven years ago. The image showed his corpse, his face battered and bruised, his mouth hanging open.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Voters rebuffed President Donald Trump and nominated two Republicans he opposed to House seats from North Carolina and Kentucky on Tuesday. Calls in higher-profile races in Kentucky and New York faced days of delay as swamped officials count mountains of mail-in ballots.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence and a half-dozen other senior advisers to President Donald Trump have repeatedly voted by mail, according to election records obtained by The Associated Press. That undercuts the president’s argument that the practice will lead to widespread fraud …
CHEYENNE — Following a series of anti-Semitic and ableist tweets from U.S. Senate candidate James DeBrine, leadership from the Wyoming Democratic Party has called on him to withdraw from the race leading up to the Aug. 18 primary.
CASPER — Health care workers in Fremont County are seeing younger and sicker coronavirus patients as the disease continues its spread there, and officials urge residents to stay home as much as possible.
CHEYENNE -- Red Cross of Wyoming is assisting one adult after the camper she was living in on East 10th Street in Cheyenne was destroyed in a fire on April 3. Volunteers responded virtually to provide assistance for lodging and other immediate needs. Further assistance will be provided as needed.
SHERIDAN — Dana Beartusk appeared in Sheridan County Circuit Court Monday via video for an initial appearance. Beartusk faces three counts of first-degree murder for allegedly killing three family members in Big Horn.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — Sweetwater County has voted, and the courthouse will be seeing some new faces come January with upsets in the county commission, sheriff and county clerk races.
GREEN RIVER — The city of Green River will have two new City Council members, Jim Zimmerman for Ward I and Michael Shutran for Ward II. Gary Killpack retained his seat on the council for Ward III, and Pete Rust is returning for another term as Green River’s mayor.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Triumphant Republicans retained control of the Senate on Tuesday with relatively little suspense, ousting Democratic incumbents in Indiana, North Dakota and Missouri and delivering a victory to President Donald Trump by preserving the chamber as a showplace for his conserva…
CHEYENNE (AP) — State Treasurer Mark Gordon defeated energy industry attorney Mary Throne to keep the office of Wyoming governor in Republican hands for the longest stretch in over a generation.
GREEN RIVER — Candidates for Green River City Council met at Green River City Hall on Thursday night to discuss the issues and plans that form their platforms.
GREEN RIVER — Candidates for Green River mayor gathered Thursday night at Green River City Hall to inform voters prior to the General Election on Nov. 6.
ROCK SPRINGS — Wyoming Republican gubernatorial candidate Mark Gordon took time to speak with the Rocket-Miner on Monday afternoon. Gordon spent the day in the Sweetwater County, which included a visit to Genesis Alkali.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — The last forums at the White Mountain Library concluded with candidates for Sweetwater County assessor and clerk of District Court.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — The White Mountain Library hosted its last round of political forums Thursday. Sweetwater County sheriff candidates Mike Lowell, the Democratic incumbent, and Republican John Grossnickle were among those gathered to inform the voters.
GREEN RIVER — Candidates for the Sweetwater County School District No. 2 Board of Trustees gathered Wednesday to discuss their views and help inform voters. Participants included incumbent John Malone, incumbent Robin Steiss, Daniel Stanton, Ashley Castillon, Rachelle Morris and Elonna Owens…
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. John Barrasso has increased the fundraising gap between himself and Democratic opponent Gary Trauner.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — Sweetwater County Commission candidates from both parties gathered to discuss the pressing issues facing the county. Democratic incumbent Reid West, Republican incumbent Doc Wendling, Republican challengers Roy Lloyd and Jeff Smith, and Democrat Joe Barbuto spoke Wednesda…
ROCK SPRINGS — Rock Springs High School Fire, Law and Leadership Academy students say it has been a lot of work, but they are ready to host the Candidate Meet and Greet on Oct. 17.
ROCK SPRINGS — One Rock Springs mayoral candidate said he wants answers regarding potential changes to the city while the other stated any decision would be announced if he is elected.
ROCK SPRINGS — Candidates from two contested state races in Sweetwater County received questions from a panel at the White Mountain Library in Rock Springs on Monday evening.
GREEN RIVER — Ted Barney is running as an independent for State Senate District 13 because he enjoys representing people and is tired of party politics. Barney chose not to announce his candidacy before the primary election because, being an independent, he was not on the ballot.
ROCK SPRINGS — United Mine Works of America Local Union 4893 sponsored a debate between mayoral candidates Tim Kaumo and Ryan Greene on Tuesday evening at the Holiday Inn. Residents said they were impressed with the candidates.
CHEYENNE – Election officials and candidates from across the state came to Cheyenne on Friday to get an intensive course in cybersecurity from the FBI.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — An unsung hero for Sweetwater County is on the ballot Nov. 6. It is used to support more than 40 local events each year such as Wyoming’s Big Show, the River Festival, Blues n’ Brews, Red Desert Roundup Rodeo, and Green River Little League State Baseball tournament. It pr…
CHEYENNE (AP) — A wealthy national Republican donor has decided not to run a write-in campaign for Wyoming governor after waging a hard-fought primary battle and finishing runner-up to a candidate with deeper roots in state politics.
SWEETWATER COUNTY – The last day for non-partisan candidates to file for the November general election was Monday, and the list of candidates can now look forward to the Nov. 6 election.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — The race for Sweetwater County Commission took a turn Tuesday night in the Primary Elections when incumbent John Kolb was pushed out of the running.