Tornado Watch for East Central, Southeast Wyoming
The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a tornado watch for six counties in Wyoming.
Badger Creek Fire Believed to be Human-Caused
Rocky Mountain Incident Management Team Black says that preliminary investigations suggest that the Badger Creek Fire is human-caused.
Badger Creek Fire 85 Percent Contained, Some Evacuation Orders Lifted
Cool, wet weather over the weekend helped crews gain containment over the badger creek fire, which is now estimated at 20,090 acres and is now 85 percent contained.
Badger Creek Fire Over 19,000 Acres
The Badger Creek Fire has now grown to 17,934 acres, with zero containment.
Badger Creek Fire Now Nearly 15,000 Acres, No Containment
The Rocky Mountain Incident Management Team Black says the Badger Creek Fire has grown to 14,960 acres, with no containment.
Badger Creek Fire Now Over 11,000 Acres, Three Structures Destroyed [UPDATE]
Officials from the Rocky Mountain Incident Management Team Black and cooperators held a meeting at 7 p.m, at the Albany County Fairgrounds. Wednesday to brief Albany County residents on the Badger Creek Fire.
Badger Creek Fire Now 5,244 Acres [PHOTOS]
The Badger Creek Fire doubled in size Tuesday afternoon, from 2,300 acres to 5,244 acres, with growth primarily to the east.
Badger Creek Fire Grows to 2,300 Acres, FEMA Authorizes Funds for Firefighting Efforts [PH…
The Badger Creek Fire has burned 2,300 acres after it made a large, wind-driven run Monday in southern Albany County on the Medicine Bow National Forest and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency has authorized the use of federal funds to help with fire…
[BREAKING] Wildfire Breaks Out in Albany County
Full evacuations are in place for Wold, Mountain Home and Wycolo according to Aimee Binning, Albany County Emergency Management coordinator.
UW Rodeo Coach George Howard Passes Away After Shooting Accident
The longtime UW Rodeo Coach George Howard, 59, has passed away after a shooting accident that occurred in Douglas over the weekend.
I-80 Closed Between Laramie, Cheyenne Due to Winter Conditions
Both directions of Interstate 80 between Laramie and Cheyenne has been closed due to winter weather conditions, the Wyoming Department of Transportation says.
UW Board of Trustees Approves Five Year Strategic Plan
The plan will focus on student recruitment, retention and graduation, remotely offered degree programs, increased collaboration with the state’s community colleges and k-12 schools, research funding and private contributions to the university.