Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Body Recovered From Flaming Gorge Reservoir
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials say a recovery team has retrieved what is believed to be the remains of a man who drowned in the Flaming Gorge Reservoir 15 years ago. Forty-three-year-old Richard D. Herren of Green River fell out of a boat while fishing with his wife and …
Flaming Gorge Body Could Be Recovered In June
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities are making preparations to recover a body found in the Flaming Gorge Reservoir last weekend. Sweetwater County Sheriff Rich Haskell said Wednesday that the recovery operation is tentatively set for June. The body is believed to be that of Richard Herren, …
Mead Applauds H2O Pipeline Dismissal
A Colorado businessman’s plans for a water pipeline from Flaming Gorge to the Front Range were dismissed Thursday by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Officials with FERC called the application premature and lacking necessary information for a permitting process. Governor Matt Mead ap…
Safety Reminder Issued For Wyoming Ice Fishermen
The Sweetwater County sheriff is reminding ice fishermen to stay safe during upcoming fishing derbies. A 50-year-old man from Green River died after falling through ice Tuesday at Flaming Gorge Reservoir. Kevin Holloway was fishing less than 100 yards from the reservoir’s western shore but au…
River District Objecting To Flaming Gorge Proposal
GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado River District officials are expressing concerns over a pipeline proposal to deliver water from the Flaming Gorge Reservoir in Wyoming to Colorado. The district handles water policy and planning for the Colorado River Basin within Colorado. Federal regu…