06/29/16 05:47 AM
Press Release - As you begin to plan your fall hunts, be advised that hunting with an airbow is not legal in Wyoming for taking big game, trophy game animals or wild turkey. The airbow is an air-powered device that shoots arrows for hunting.
“Several of our office managers and field staff have received questions about using this new device. Under current Wyoming Game and Fish
06/29/16 05:43 AM
Press Release – Young anglers will have a chance to try their luck at fishing and learn about the environment when the Bighorn National Forest, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, and Trout Unlimited sponsor Kids’ Fishing Day on July 9, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Porcupine Ranger Station pond.
“This is an opportunity to for kids to be involved in an outdoor
06/29/16 05:40 AM
Press Release – As small businesses across the country struggle to provide health insurance for their employees, one major challenge continually stands in their way, the increasing costs. U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., held a Senate roundtable today to discuss what options are available to help lower the cost for small businesses in order to help them provide health insurance for more
06/28/16 12:01 PM
Press Release – A public meeting will be held in Sundance, Wyo. to provide information on the Cook Lake recreation area.
The meeting will be held Thursday, July 7, 2016 from 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Crook County Courthouse Basement, 309 Cleveland Street, Sundance, Wyo.
U.S. Forest Service representatives will present the latest information on the
06/28/16 11:44 AM
Press Release – The Kara Creek Fire remains at 12,347 acres and is 80 percent contained. The objective today for the Kara Creek Fire will be to continue strengthening fire lines and break up hot areas on the edge of the fire.
Yesterday, crews assigned to the Kara Creek Fire responded to, and contained, a spot fire several hundred yards outside of the blackened fire area. The
06/28/16 11:41 AM
Press Release – The Douglas Fire, which reached 100% containment on Saturday, June 25th, has now been released back to Crook County and local landowners.
It is important to remember that even though the Douglas Fire has been contained, hot spots broken apart within the fire boundary, and now the area has been released back to Crook County and local landowners, smoke may be
06/27/16 02:46 PM
Press Release – Bighorn National Forest fire managers are advising everyone to be alert to fire hazards as fire danger in the Bighorns was recently upgraded to very high.
When the fire danger is very high, fires will start easily from most causes and small fuels, such as grasses and needles, will ignite readily. During very high fire danger, fires will