Cheyenne, WY – Sen. John Barrasso has announced that he intends to marry his fiancee Bobbi Brown on New Year's Day in Thermopolis.
Barrasso, R-Wyo., announced his engagement to Brown, a Thermopolis native, this summer. Brown had served as state director for the late Sen. Craig Thomas for nearly 17 years.
Barrasso was selected to succeed Thomas in June by Gov. Dave Freudenthal. Before joining the Senate, Barrasso served as a senator in the Wyoming Legislature and worked as an orthopedic surgeon in Casper.
Laramie, WY – The crash on I-80 that killed three members of a prominent Denver family Saturday began when their car rear-ended a snowplow.
At first, investigators did not know what made the Parr family vehicle to go out of control, but now they say it's clear that the station wagon first slammed into the snowplow, triggering the five-vehicle collision.
Only one member of the Parr family survived the crash.