Those on the scene are endeavoring to keep the fire south and east of the Granite Creek Drainage bottom and north of Dell and Jack Creek. This includes using “burnouts” or a fire inside a control line to consume fuel between the edge of the fire and the control line. This is also referred to as “fighting fire with fire.”
Because of this method, the public can expect to see an increase in smoke coming from the fire area. (Photo provided by Bill Winney)
Gary Falk, a 42-year-old a mountain guide for Exum in Jackson is the son of House Representative, Marti Halverson.
The 2017 State Firemen’s Convention will take place in Afton. (Photo credit: Kelli Ameling, Lander Journal)
Ed Murray dropped by the Weekday Wake-up and spoke with Duke Dance about Wyoming businesses and the Panama Papers.
A man has been presumed dead after falling into a thermal spring in the Norris Geyser Basin area of Yellowstone on Tuesday afternoon. The Norris Geyser Basin is the hottest and most dynamic thermal area in Yellowstone, which features springs that can reach temperatures close to 200 degrees Fahrenheit.
Rondo Jack (R.J.) Biggs was found dead in his dorm room at Sheridan College on Monday afternoon, May 2. The Sheridan Press has reported that no “physical findings” resulted from an autopsy performed by the Sheridan County Coroner’s Office.
Michael Larson, 60, was sentenced to 365 days in jail with credit for three days served. Circuit Judge Robert Denhardt suspended 302 days, leaving 57 days remaining.
The Nebraska State Patrol, Laramie County Sheriff’s Office and Pine Bluffs Police Department assisted the WHP during the pursuit and arrest.
SVI Media was the first organization to stream a temple groundbreaking live. We are pleased to be able to continue this coverage by streaming the placement of the statue of the Angel Moroni on Monday morning, April 25 at 11 a.m.