Green River Star -

By David Martin

Resident dies near Lost Dog

Fisherman drowns after falling through ice


Photo courtesy of the Sweetwater County Sheriff's Office

Sweetwater Dive Team members move the Ice Rescue Team's boat across the ice toward the dive site Tuesday afternoon.

Editor's note: This story was updated to include information about the cancelation of the Burbot Bash, which was not made available until after the physical edition was published.

This story was changed to reflect corrections to comments attributed to Joe Skorupski of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department about fishermen exploring new ice after dark. They should not, as it can be a very dangerous activity because ice conditions can change a short distance away from the ice a fisherman walked in on. The Star apologizes for the error.

A 61-year-old fisherman died after falling through the ic...

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