The Wyoming Game and Fish Department needs help from hunters this fall to collect samples from deer for chronic wasting disease (CWD) testing in target hunt areas. For the 2020 hunting season, the Laramie Region will focus CWD sampling efforts on adult deer harvested from Goshen Rim (Hunt Area 15) and Sheep Mountain (Hunt Areas 61, 74, 75, 76 and 77.
At approximately 8:00 AM today, Casper Fire-EMS was called to a structure fire in the 200 block of North Lowell Street. Dispatch information indicated several callers seeing smoke from a single family residence. When firefighters arrived, they found smoke from the attic area of the structure. Crews immediately began a fire attack and simultaneous search of the structure.
Casper, Wyoming (September 25, 2020) Fort Caspar Museum switches to its winter schedule in October, including the seasonal closure of the fort buildings. From October through April, the fort buildings are locked, but the Museum remains open to visitors from10:00 am to 5:00 pm,Tuesdays through Saturdays. Also at this time, admission prices are cut in half: $2 for adults; $1.50 for youth (ages 13-18 years) and seniors (ages 62and over); children (12 years and younger) and FCMA members are always free.
The Cheyenne-Laramie County Health Department will be providing flu immunizations October 1st from 7am to 6pm at Cheyenne Frontier Park, Gate V10 off of Carey Ave. This will be done in the form of a Drive-Thru clinic.
BOPU officials say the fire poses a potential threat to the reservoir and in turn Cheyenne’s drinking water as ash, sediment and debris from the fire could be added to the water at the source, making it harder to treat or even clogging pipes.
307 First held their free BBQ in Cheyenne Tuesday afternoon. The event welcomed Wyoming-based businesses and invited community members to a social setting with free BBQ made by the award-winning Swine & Stein Team. Businesses set up booths in the parking lot as community members enjoyed BBQ and engaging with Cheyenne’s local businesses.
The Wyoming Association of Municipalities (WAM) President Mayor Scott Dellinger of Mountain View announced today the commencement of a statewide effort by WAM to educate Wyoming citizens about Constitutional Amendment A, a critical ballot measure that will help ensure safe and reliable infrastructure in communities across the state.
The prospect that President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans will fill Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Supreme Court seat before the year is out has ignited a call for major changes on the court, including expanding the number of justices.
he Department of Family Services is one of the many agencies that will be receiving budget cuts in efforts to balance the state budget. They have laid out their step 2 budget reduction plan that outlines all the operational and personnel adjustments they will be making in response of the financial cut.
The Mullen Fire has burned 14,000 acres, and is rapidly approaching the Keystone Area. Albany County Emergency Management Agency requested the evacuation of the area to better allow firefighters to focus on mitigation.