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Downtown power outage affects around 2,700 in Casper; Park Elementary, Dean Morgan among those without power

A power outage in Casper affected around 2,700 customers Wednesday morning, Rocky Mountain Powerannounced. The company expects to restore power before 11 a.m.According to aRocky Mountain Power map, 2,691 customers have been affected by the outage, and two other one-person outages have been reported

STAR-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 14:56:00

Casper-Natrona County Arrest Log (10/15/18-10/17/18)

Michael E. Brown -- public intoxication, interferenceSteven Bunso -- hold for probation and parole, delivery of a controlled substance, methamphetamine possessionRobert Butt -- failure to appearDavid A. Carrico -- failure to appearJohn D. Christensen -- controlled substance possession, improper regi

K2RADIO.COM - 2018-10-17 11:30:13

Wednesday night Emergency response in Mills - Oil City News

Emergency responders are on scene in the vicinity of 4th Street and Platte Avenue, in the town of Mills.Law enforcement is on scene.Natrona County Sheriff’s officials have declined to comment on the situation. Mills Police have not been reached for comment.Oil City has recieved reports from readers

OILCITYWYO.COM - 2018-10-18 06:13:58

Authorities say Evansville pedestrian was walking in road when he died

The pickup's driver swerved and hit his brakes in an attempt to avoid hitting Rick Norman, 64, but was unsuccessful, according to the highway patrol.

STAR-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 17:01:00

Federal fugitive arrested in Natrona County after manhunt

A Natrona County sheriff's deputy arrested a federal fugitive Monday east of Casper.Federal authorities thought Stuart Harwood, 48, was armed when they sought him for a probation revocation. As a result, the county called on its special response team, which is equipped with heavier armament than dep

STAR-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-16 17:52:00

Sears Holdings closing 142 stores, including two in Casper

Two iconic big-box stores will be shutting their doors in Casper.Sears Holdings, which operates Sears and Kmart, filed for bankruptcy Monday and announced plans to close more than 100 stores nationwide, including the local Sears and Kmart branches in Casper. At least some employees were caught off g


Dagger- Casper Humane Society Pet of the Week - Oil City News

The Casper Humane Society is open Monday through Friday, 10:00 am until 5:30 pm, Saturdays from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm and Sundays from noon until 4:00 pm.

OILCITYWYO.COM - 2018-10-17 17:56:02

Recent Arrests (10/16/18) - Oil City News

The arrest log is not a comprehensive document and may not represent all of the arrests made in a given time period. The arrest log does not contain information for juvenile offenders, suspects recommended for charges of a sexual nature, or information for persons arrested in Natrona County who have

OILCITYWYO.COM - 2018-10-17 16:04:23

Casper musician Patrick Stafford to open for the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

It will be a night to remember when the Grammy-winning Nitty Gritty Dirt Band plays Thursday at the Casper Events Center. Local singer, songwriter and firefighter Patrick Stafford is set to open the show.“It’s only going to be a 30-minute set,” Stafford said, “but it’s going to be probably something

STAR-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-16 21:06:00

Homeschool P.E. at the Casper Boys and Girls Club

Local HeadlinesView AllDancing with the Stars of CasperKelly Walsh Unveils New Statue 'Fight On'Oil Bowl 2018 Preview: NC vs. KW FootballCasper Man Still in Mexico HospitalSeptember's Athlete of the Month Brock SpiegelbergSportsView All10/17/18Volleybowl 2018 Highlights; Kelly Walsh at Natrona10/17/

K2TV.COM - 2018-10-17 20:40:00

House fire forces Casper family from its home

The family was not at home when the fire broke out. Two pets were rescued, but "several more" animals died in the dire, according to the release.


Casper Man Arrested for Assaulting, Strangling Woman

Casper police officers arrested a man two weekends ago after he allegedly assaulted and strangled a woman in her apartment.Erick Richardson, 28, was booked into jail on recommended charges of aggravated assault and strangulation of a household member.According to an affidavit of probable cause, a Ca


BLM Bureau of Land Management : removes fire restrictions on public land in Platte County

CASPER, Wyo. - Due to subsiding fire danger, the Bureau of Land Management is removing the Stage 1 fire restrictions for Platte County on Oct. 16, 2018. This decision was reached in coordination with our county partners. Partnerships and inclusion are vital to managing sustainable, working public la

MARKETSCREENER.COM - 2018-10-16 18:33:03

Vista West residents speak out against water company's proposed fee hikes

Vista West Water Company users might see steep fee increases in the coming months, leaving some residents worried about how they’ll pay the bills.“The rate increase that they are looking to have is obscene,” Vista West resident Lon Boss said during a public comment hearing Monday at Casper’s City Ha

STAR-TRIBUNE - 2018-10-16 23:11:00

Have Your Say On Casper's History

The Casper Historic Preservation Commission wants to hear from you. It's kicking off its Strategic Planning process, which will determine historic preservation priorities and goals for the next five to ten years. “This is about our historic buildings, places and districts in Casper and how resource


Evansville man arrested on suspicion of assaulting woman while out on bail

An Evansville man was arrested Oct. 6 on suspicion of assaulting a Casper woman and breaking her nose, eye socket and breastbone.Erick P. Richardson was out on bail in a felony wrongful taking or disposing of property case when police arrested him.The alleged assault was reported early on the mornin


Chattin' with Sal: Interfaith hosts A Night in the Cold community awareness event in Casper

The fifth annual “A Night in the Cold,” community awareness fundraiser for middle and high school youth is Saturday night. Sponsored by Interfaith, its focus is homelessness and poverty simulations as well as the students sleeping outside.We check in about the event with Traci Keating, Interfaith so


Casper, Mills and Evansville Ranked Among Most Dangerous Wyoming

I can prove this is wrong with science, but the Internet has called out Casper, Mills and Evansville among the most dangerous Wyoming cities.Big time disclaimer:this IS NOT MY LIST. BlameRoadsnacks. They are the ones that are spreading bad vibes about our part of Wyoming. How did we end up on their


Casper Immigration Alliance presents at Democratic Women's Forum

It started with a discussion at a local faith-based community event in March 2017, between immigrants and people interested in helping them.Over a meal at The Table, a handful of the participants volunteered to make binders for immigrant families in case they come in contact with Immigration and Cus


Casper-Natrona County Arrest Log (10/11/18-10/12/18)

Joshua Baughcum -- criminal warrantMark A. Chanez -- methamphetamine possessionLuis Chavero-Linares -- immigration holdKevin Clark -- hold for CAC, failure to complyDavid Contreras -- hold for probation and parole, criminal warrantDaniel Elseroad -- hold for 24/7Nastassja A. Henson -- child endanger