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Wolves Kill 176 Sheep Near Victor, Idaho
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A southeastern Idaho ranch lost 176 sheep as the animals ran in fear from two wolves that chased through a herd of about 2,400 animals south of Victor. Sheepherders for the Siddoway Sheep Co. heard the wolves at about 1 a.m. Saturday, but didn’t know the exten…
United Nations Says Nearly 93,000 Killed In Syrian Conflict
GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations says almost 93,000 people have been confirmed killed in the Syrian conflict, but the real number is likely to be far higher. The U.N. human rights office says it has confirmed the killing of 92,901 people between March 2011 and the end of April 2013. The U.N.&…
2-Radio-Collared Wolves Killed In Grand Teton NP
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Hunters have killed two radio-collared wolves that roamed Grand Teton National Park, localizing a debate about the legal killing of “park” wolves used for research. The Associated Press reports that wildlife officials say it’s unavoidable that park wo…
14 Workers Have Died In Wyo. So Far This Year
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A state official says 14 workers have died in Wyoming so far this year. State workplace epidemiologist Mack Sewell says four each died in agriculture and transportation, three died in oil and gas industry-related incidents, two in construction and one in general industry. …
Bicyclist Dies During Race From Utah To Wyoming
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A bicyclist competing in a race from Logan, Utah, to Jackson Hole, Wyo., crashed on a bridge in Wyoming and fell about 35 feet to his death into the Snake River. Authorities say 42-year-old Robert Verhaaren, of Mesa, Ariz., was participating in the annual LOTOJA (low-tuh-ju…
Memorial Removed For 3 Killed In Wyo. Crash
WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) — A memorial honoring three Boy Scouts killed in a crash in Wyoming has been removed from Woodland Park High School where they were students. School officials tell the Associated Press the makeshift memorial made of wood covered with mementos violated school policy. …
Family Remembers Soldier Killed In Afghanistan
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Relatives of a Wyoming soldier who was killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan remember him as a man who was dedicated to the military and to his family. The Defense Department said Thursday that 45-year-old Army Command Sgt. Maj. Kevin J. Griffin, who grew up in Riverto…
6 Killed In Afghanistan Blast Were U.S. Troops
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — NATO is confirming that the six troops killed in roadside bombing in Afghanistan on Sunday were Americans. Brig. Gen. Gunter Katz, a spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition, disclosed their nationalities at a briefing on Monday. He said he could not provide other detail…

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