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Wyo. Sheriff’s Deputy Posthumously Honored
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A deputy who died trying to rescue a teenage girl from the North Platte River in 2011 will be honored with the Congressional Badge of Bravery. The family of Converse County Deputy Bryan Gross will accept the award at a ceremony Feb. 19 at the Wyoming Capitol. Gross was o…
Mom Allegedly Reported Shooting Suspect Suicidal
The mother of a man accused of shooting a Laramie County deputy allegedly told authorities that her son was suicidal. Deputy Sheriff Chance Walkama was shot early Thursday when he and another deputy went to perform a welfare check on 24-year-old Brian Noel of Cheyenne. The sheriff’s departmen…