07/28/16 12:27 PM
Press Release – Forest supervisor Bill Bass has signed a special order to establish stage 1 fire restrictions in the Bighorn National Forest. The restrictions become effective at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 29, 2016.
Stage 1 fire restrictions include these regulations.
Building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire, campfire, or stove fire is
07/28/16 12:25 PM
Press Release – U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) recently visited with Wyoming National Guard troops serving in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Barrasso visited with more than 30 members of the Wyoming Air National Guard’s 153rd Airlift Wing who are supporting military operations in a variety of roles in the Middle East. Members of the 153rd are from Casper,
07/27/16 10:54 AM
Press Release - Crime Stoppers needs your help locating the person who stole $3,000 in dollar bills and change from a mobile home in the Hitching Post Trailer Court on South Douglas Highway between July 6th and July 24th.
If you have information that can solve this or any other crime please call or text Crime Stoppers at (307) 228-4276 or use the online
07/27/16 10:52 AM
Press Release – Governor Matt Mead and Osamu Tsukamoto, President of Japan Coal Energy Center (JCOAL), executed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) yesterday committing to cooperation in coal research and development of technologies and coal trade. JCOAL operates under the supervision of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan and is supported by more than 120 member
07/26/16 02:18 PM
Press Release - A three phase trail maintenance project will temporarily close sections of the 1.3 mile Tower Trail while park rangers apply a sealant to the paved trail around the base of Devils Tower. Park visitors will be able to walk the open sections of the trail while some approaches to climbing routes will be limited or may need to be temporarily closed during the project. Check at
07/26/16 10:40 AM
A fatal crash west of Rawlins, Wyoming on July 22nd has resulted in the death of 30 year old Rock Springs, Wyoming resident Steven Gunderson. The crash occurred at 10:39 a.m. on the 22nd near mile post 207 on Interstate 80 approximately four miles west of Rawlins.
Gunderson was driving a Western Star commercial truck (no trailer) traveling east on I-80 when the driver side front
07/26/16 10:38 AM
Yesterday at Fire Station 1 in Gillette, Campbell County Fire Chief Bill Shank and other fire officials gave an update on the Cedar Draw fire burning north of Gillette. Officials said that there was still a lot of area to contain, but it was estimated about 35% of it had a good solid containment line. Shank said the acres had grown over 3,700.
That was the most current math, that was taken