Archive - Sep 13, 2012 - News

SFR Grant Helps Launch New Fire Safety Initiative

Sheridan Fire-Rescue is launching a new fire prevention and education program, thanks to financial help from a handful of businesses within the community.

WWA Hits the Road To Educate About Wilderness Designation

The Wyoming Wilderness Association is hosting a conference today in Casper to kick off a statewide educational campaign surrounding wilderness area designations.

Today's Gilead Fire Stats

The Gilead wildfire is now 6140 acres and 50 percent contained. Assets assigned to the fire today include one helicopter with a 12 person rappel crew, two engines, and the Incident Command  Team for approximately 30 personnel.  The cost to date is $2.2 million.

Two Illegal Campfires In BHNF Started Wildfires

Two illegal campfires in the Big Horn National Forest have been attributed to starting wildfires.