CHEYENNE – With hunting seasons just around the corner, many prospective hunters are scrambling to find hunter safety classes in their local areas.
For hunters not able to find a class before hunting season, the Hunter Mentor Program may be an option. When the Hunter Mentor Program was begun in 2008, the assumption of many in the Wyoming Game and Fish Department was that the very young hunters would be the most likely to take advantage of the change in the law. Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 August 2013 06:58Read more: Hunter Mentor Program Might Be Your Option
Buffalo, Wyo. (August 19, 2013) – A portion of Forest System Road 18, the old Tensleep highway, will be closed to through traffic for about two and a half weeks beginning Wednesday, August 21, 2013. Forest Service road crews will work to repair a slide located about 2 ½ miles above the Tensleep Fish Hatchery. Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 August 2013 06:52Read more: Old Tensleep Highway Will Be Closed For Repair
Riverton – When a Hot Springs County Sheriff's Deputy attempted to stop a Chevrolet Crew Cab pickup in connection with a BOLO for outstanding felony warrants the suspect fled starting a multi-county chase in which State Troopers soon joined. Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 07:04Read more: Pursuit Of Wanted Multi-State Felon Ends in Crash In Riverton
Sheridan, Wyo. (August 12, 2013) – Bighorn National Forest fire managers are asking the public to make every effort to prevent human-caused wildfires. With the last few weeks of the summer season still to go and the Labor Day holiday approaching, it’s a busy time for visitors to the national forest, and for the Bighorn’s firefighters. Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 07:01Read more: Forest Service Urges Fire Safety