Teen Arrested In Connection With 2nd Floor Bathroom Fire At Thunder Basin High School

Back on Monday September 30th Campbell County Fire Fighter’s were called to put out a fire in a 2nd floor restroom at Thunder Basin High School. In a press release the fire department said the building’s 2nd floor was heavily smoked damaged. Now according to news reports a 17 year-old student at the high school […]

Wyoming Highway Patrol Reports Fatal Crash East Of Moorcroft                           

On October 7, 2019, a fatal crash occurred around milepost 169 on Interstate 90 east of Moorcroft, Wyoming. Around 7:34 p.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers were dispatched to the area for a one-vehicle rollover.   A 2006 Toyota Tundra was traveling eastbound on Interstate 90 when the vehicle entered the median before the driver over-corrected […]

Power In Gillette Quickly Restored After Brief Outage Wednesday

The cause of yesterday’s power outage is being investigated. An unconfirmed report suggested it might have caused by a vehicle running into a transformer. Around 10 of 6 Wednesday evening power went down on the north side of town, Westover and the area around Campbell County Health. Whatever caused the outtage, quick work by City […]

Missing Wyoming teen found dead in Sturgis-area home

STURGIS, S.D. (KEVN/KOTA TV) – A missing Wyoming teen is dead and another juvenile arrested in Sturgis, according to a release from the Meade County Sheriff’s Office. Monday, the body of a young female was discovered in a basement bedroom of a home in the Blucksberg area, near Sturgis. The Meade County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Tuesday […]

UW Extension horticulturists advise watering vegetation in advance of arctic front

University of Wyoming Extension horticulture experts say homeowners can counter the expected arctic cold front’s snow and single-digit temperatures with a one-two punch of their own. Knock snow from still-leafed-out trees and bushes and water vegetation. “People should worry especially if their deciduous trees have not yet dropped their leaves,” said Karen Panter, extension horticulture specialist. “Heavy […]

Winter Storm Warning

Detailed Forecast Overnight A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind around 13 mph. Wednesday A chance of rain and snow before 2pm, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 38 by 8am, then falling to around 30 during the remainder of the day. Breezy, with […]

Feds Investigating Blackjewel For Fraud; Orders Documents Preserved

The Feds are investigating bankrupt coal company Blackjewel for fraud. In an emergency order filed late yesterday in the United States Bankruptcy Court in West Virginia the Federal Government asked the court to order Blackjewel to preserve any and all records pertaining to it’s business activities. Assistant US Attorney, Fred Westfall wrote, that the investigation […]