Archive - Sep 28, 2009 - News

Partnership For A Drug Free Workplace To Hold Training Sessions Next Week

The Partnership for a Drug Free Workplace will be holding two free supervisor training sessions a week from today at the Sheridan College CTEL. Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Director Janelle Martinsen explains why these sessions will help answer any questions employers might have.

Multiple Crashes Close Interstate 80 Sunday

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A multiple vehicle crash triggered by a tractor-trailer that crossed the median closed I-80 in both directions about 20 miles west of Cheyenne Sunday.

Arnica Fire in Yellowstone Park Grows to Several Thousand Acres Since Friday

Friday we reported that the Arnica Fire, which officials believe started September 13th but wasn't reported until September 22nd in Yellowstone, was burning about 250 acres. As of Sunday, the fire grew to 8,300 acres, and is burning two miles northwest of Bridge Bay, with small spot fires within one mile of Bridge Bay.

Two Burlington Northern Train Derailments in as Many Days

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train hauling coal in Wyoming derailed Sunday morning on a side connection near Gillette. It was the second time within 24 hours that trains belonging to the railway company went of the tracks.