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A Truck Caught on Fire After Crashing on I-25
CASPER, Wyo. According to a highway patrol trooper, it happened around 5:30 PM on 1-25 near Douglas. The truck went off the highway. through a fence, and into a grassy area, where it caught on fire.
Town Crier: Friday's Highlights
Alcoholics Anonymous: 6:30 a.m., 917 N. Beech; 8:30 a.m., 500 S. Wolcott; 10 a.m., 328 E. A; noon, 500 S. Wolcott; 2 p.m., 917 N. Beech; 5:30 p.m., 1124 Elma, Imitate the Image Church; 5:30 p.m., 328 E. A; 8 p.m,. 328 E. A; 8 p.m., 328-1/2 E. A, closed; 8 p.m., 917 N. Beech; 10 p.m., 917 N. Beech. D
High Wind Warning Issued For SE Wyoming Through Wednesday
The service issued the following weather statement:. "Strong winds are expected to begin in our wind prone areas (Arlington/south Laramie Range on I-80 and Bordeaux on I-25) of southeast Wyoming this afternoon. More widespread strong winds are expected tonight that will impact Cheyenne, Laramie, Pin
Larson pours in 75 to lead Bearcats to pair of wins against Worland, Lovell
After missing all of last season due to suspension, Tait Larson was elated to be back on the court with his teammates. His elation quickly turned to points as he helped lead the Bearcats to two wins this past weekend at the East/West Classic in Buffalo.
Converse County May Get Over 100 Wind Turbines
CONVERSE COUNTY, Wyo. An official from Flordia-based Nextera Energy Resources met with Natrona County Commissioners on Tuesday to discuss the proposal. Though the turbines would be in Converse County, it will still bring activity to Natrona.
Applications to drill for oil and gas in Wyoming hit 25,000
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - The slide in oil prices hasn't yet suppressed the growth in oil and gas companies seeking permits to drill in Wyoming. The Casper Star-Tribune reports state regulators were working through 25,700 applications for permits to drill, as of last week, up from the then-record 10,000 i
New wind farm proposed for Converse County
DOUGLAS (WNE) — If you grew up in Converse County, you might take the incessant, whipping winds for granted. Start counting the county’s wind farms, and you can’t help but see Converse County’s wind is unusual. And it’s a financial boon.
Returners, arrivals start strong at Charlie Lake Invitational
This past weekend brought the start of the winter sports season, which means wrestlers from across the region collided at Cheyenne East for annual season-opening Charlie Lake Invitational.
Applications to drill for oil and gas in Wyoming hit record of 25,000
Oil prices hit a 14-month low Monday with Wall Street nervous about oversupply of crude, but the price slide hasn’t yet suppressed the dramatic growth in oil and gas companies seeking permits to drill in Wyoming.
Most Expensive Home Available in Glenrock Also Has Eagles
For fun, I decided to find the most expensive home available in Glenrock. What I found is a home that is also loved by eagles. The home is a looker without the birds. According to Zillow, it's located at 36 Running Dutchman Drive in Glenrock, Wyoming. Fitting your couch into the home won't be a prob
A Man and His Castle
Frozen droplets of precipitation from a cloud inversion inundating the community of Glendo the morning of Dec. 7 caused a mystical atmosphere as the rising sun attempted to burst through above a frozen ice castle.
12 Places In Wyoming That Are Better Than Anywhere Else In The Country
Wyoming is the best state in America, but that’s no surprise to those who live here. For anyone who needs a little convincing, check out these 12 spots in the Cowboy State that will prove that the best places in Wyoming are the best places on Earth.
Raiders wrestle well in Wyoming at Charlie Lake meets
Match #1 Round 1 - Sidney defeated Glenrock 52-18 - Tate Stoddard (Glenrock) over Jacob Peckham (Sidney) Dec 8-2 - Steven Simpson (Sidney) over Unknown (Unattached) Forf. - Paul Houser (Sidney) over Aaron Jones (Glenrock) Fall 1:20.
Ottman: Pleistocene Wyoming
I just finished an interesting read about humans making their way to and around the Americas, called Atlas of a Lost World: Travels in Ice Age America. The author spent time visiting and wandering around North American paleoindian sites, trekking through or imagining himself inhabiting these spaces
Flash gas challenge in Wyoming gas fields under control
Wyoming regulators decided Tuesday that the flash gas phenomenon that arose in the Wamsutter field won’t require an update to current rules and regulations. Earlier this year, a couple companies encountered a challenge in the gas fields as they developed horizontally in a traditional vertical-well a
11 Reasons No One In Their Right Mind Visits Wyoming In The Winter
There’s an ongoing joke in Wyoming about how we have three seasons: July, August, and Winter. Except, if you live here, that’s no joke! It’s the truth. The first snow of the season may be in September, and sure, we may post about how pretty it is on Facebook… but that’s just the beginning of several
Wrestling: Champions return at 4A, fields remain wide open this season
Nearly every wrestling team across the state had rebuilding to do over the offseason. Regardless of classification, teams lost key components to graduation, which leaves the 2018-19 season clouded by uncertainty.
Icy Wyoming roads possible cause of fatal crash
On December 11, 2018, a fatal crash occurred at milepost 302 on Interstate 80 near Laramie, Wyoming. Wyoming Highway patrol officials say that around 6:47 pm Tuesday, troopers were dispatched to the area for a motor vehicle crash.
Iron Horse crude oil line to be re-routed in county
Energy companies continue building multi-million dollar projects in Converse County, literally shifting tons of earth to build new roads and digging trenches to make way for new pipelines. With miles and miles of new pipe going into the ground, individual projects might not seem like a huge deal.
Town Crier: Sunday's Highlights
Alcoholics Anonymous: 10 a.m., 500 S. Wolcott, Ste. 200; 10:15 a.m., 917 N. Beech; noon, 500 S. Wolcott, Ste. 200; 6:30 p.m., 500 S. Wolcott; 6:30 p.m., 328 E. A; 8 p.m., 917 N. Beech; 8 p.m., 328 1/2 E. A. Douglas: 1 p.m, Douglas, 628 E. Richards (upstairs in back), women’s meeting; 7:30 p.m., 628