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Q&A: Wyoming Police Officer Sam Gutknecht on Training for a Triathlon

Sam Gutknecht

When not patrolling the streets in Wyoming or spending time with his family, Sam Gutknecht is busy pursuing another life passion—training for the Ironman Florida triathlon

Meet Brooke Brady – Wyoming’s New Police Chief

Brooke Brady

When Brooke Brady was offered the job as Chief of the City of Wyoming Police Department, she knew it would provide challenges. She also knew it was a tremendous opportunity.

Wyoming Police Now Equipped with Body Cameras

body cameras

Through the generosity of a local resident and careful city budgeting, all police officers in uniform at the Wyoming Police Department are now wearing body cameras. 

Tribute Created for Fallen Springdale Police Officer and WHS Grad Kaia Grant

A local music group has created a special tribute to Kaia Grant, the 2005 WHS grad and former Springdale Police Officer who was killed in the line of duty March 21.

Women in Wyoming Fire & EMS Department Serve Despite Dangers Because They Love the Job

Three women firefighters explain here why they love the job and how they stay safe.

Wyoming Mourns the Loss of WHS Graduate and Springdale Police Officer Kaia Grant

Wyoming’s heart is going out to the family of Wyoming High School graduate and Springdale Police Officer Kaia Grant, who was killed in the line of duty March 21.

Good Clean Fun at the Muddy Pig

It’s July 4. It’s hot. It’s humid. So what do you do? You get down in the mud and over the obstacles at the Muddy Pig Fun Run, of course!

New Program Offers a Warm Welcome to Wyoming’s Newest (and Youngest) Residents

New this month, Wyoming Fire & EMS will add another warm greeting to the list: Welcome Home Wyoming Baby!

Sunshine and Lots of Eggs Make for Happy Hunting at Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Oak Park was awash in colored eggs and happy kids last weekend as hundreds of families took part in the Wyoming Police Association’s 42nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Oak Park.

Fire Chief Jim Benken Remembered

James “Jim” Benken, who served Wyoming since 1966 with the Fire & EMS Department, was remembered this week for his dedication in a memorial service at the Wyoming Fire Department.