Bill Mcdowell

County Commission Approves Sale of Unwanted Land
The Natrona County Commission approved the sale of four acres north of Casper at its meeting Tuesday. Two weeks ago, commissioners tabled the proposed purchase of the land north of Bar Nunn and east of Interstate 25, which is among many unwanted parcels in what County Attorney Bill Knight called a &…
Casper City Council Approves New Hospital Subdivision Plan
Casper’s proposed Summit Medical Center is a step closer to becoming reality. After over 80 minutes of discussion, Casper City Council approved the subdivision plan for McMurry Business Park No. 6 on Tuesday. For council, it was nothing more than a plat and sub-area plan approval for a new ve…
Partial Natrona County Fire Ban to Take Effect July 3
A partial fire ban will be in effect throughout Natrona County in advance of the Independence Day holiday. The partial fire ban, which will take effect July 3, was unanimously approved by the Natrona County Commission during a special session on Thursday afternoon. Commissioner Bill McDowell says th…
Town Hall Meetings Stave Off Obamacare [AUDIO]
There was a capacity crowd at a town hall meeting to discuss a possible health exchange Tuesday evening in Evansville. Health Policy Adviser to the Governor Elizabeth Hoy said that Gov. Mead thinks the 2010 Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional, however, the way it works, the feds will set up a sy…
Natrona County Parks Department May Go Solo
A separate parks department is under consideration for Natrona County. Currently Roads, Bridges and Parks are combined, but it wasn’t always that way. Listen here, “The issue is really multi-fold. At one time a number of years ago the parks department was independent of road and bridge…