casper fire department

Casper’s Fire Fighting Ability Stays Near Top Notch
A review of the city of Casper’s fire fighting response ability places the city near the top of the insurance classification rating system. According to Casper Fire Chief, Mark Young, following an audit last fall the city was able to maintain it’s rating of three. That’s on a sc…
Skylar Larson Charged With Burglary
“Chalk” one up for the Casper Police Department, as a piece of chalk led to the capture of a Casper man accused of stealing from the city’s Police and Fire Departments. Twenty-Four year old Skylar Larson, has been charged with two counts of burglary and one count of property dam…
Man Sentenced for Setting Fire to Apartment Complex
The man who was arrested for setting fire to a Casper apartment complex in November received his sentence today in Natrona County District Court. 51-year-old Wilbert Abeyta was given a suspended prison sentence of six to eight years and five years supervised probation for first degree arson. Accordi…
Fire Consumes North Casper Houses [PHOTOS]
According to Kenny King with the Casper Fire Department, the latest concern with the fire on the 700 block of St. Mary Street in north Casper is some possible pressurized oxygen cylinders located within the houses. Because of fuel loading in the two houses, the Fire Department plans to contain the f…
Ice River Rescue [VIDEO]
Subscribe to K2 Radio on Youtube Emergency responders received a noon-hour call that someone was in distress and on a sheet of ice on the North Platte River under the First Street bridge in Casper. Justin Smith, fire prevention officer with Casper Fire EMS, said rescuers made two attempts using a St…