Robin Kepple

Game and Fish Taking Public Comment on Proposed Budget Cuts
Wyoming Game and Fish is taking public comment on several proposed budget cuts the agency plans to implement over the next few years. Game and Fish trimmed about $4.6 million from its budget for the 2014 fiscal year. The agency is planning to reduce funds for habitat improvement, land acquisition fo…
Wyoming Elk Hunters Find Unmatched Success in 2012
Officials characterize 2012 as a year of never-before-seen success for elk hunters in the state of Wyoming. Wyoming Game and Fish officials say the 2012 elk harvest was the largest and most successful in Wyoming history. 26,385 elk were harvested in 2012, besting the previous record of 25,692 set in…
Game and Fish Seek Help On Another Casper Area Poach
Another deer carcass was found west of Casper last week, and while they don’t know if its related, officials at the Wyoming Game Fish Department say it mirrors a poaching event that occurred in September where a deer was killed and abandoned. Wyoming Game and Fish Communications Specialist, R…
Five Pronghorn Poached, Game And Fish Seek Info
Another poaching incident northwest of Casper has Wyoming Game and Fish asking for help. “Last week we had five pronghorn buck that were shot and abandoned. This was out near 33 mile road. These were four yearling bucks and one mature buck.” Robin Kepple, with Casper Area Game and Fish…
Elk Poached In Converse County, Info Sought, Reward Offered
A poached bull elk was found shot out-of-season earlier this week at the Echo Mountain Ranch south of Glenrock and area game officials would like help solving the crime. ” This elk had been killed by a rifle. Unfortunately it was only archery season in this area at the time. So this individua…
Reward Offered For Info Behind Illegal Fish Stocking
A nine-inch perch was caught at Alcova near Black Beach recently. The angler from Iowa showed it to a friend, who knew it didn’t belong in the reservoir and contacted the Casper Game and Fish offices. “Really what we’re seeing here is yet another case of people moving fish illeg…
State Game And Fish Closes Portion Of Road [AUDIO]
High water along the North Platte River has prompted the Wyoming Game and Fish Department to close a small stretch of Lusby Access area roadway to vehicle traffic. Fishermen will need walk in that last stretch to the river, says Robin Kepple of the Game and Fish Casper office. Longer walk to the riv…
Bear In Casper Gets Quick Relocation
A black bear wandered into the southeast edge of Casper Friday morning. “Early this morning– approximately 5:30 — our Game Wardens trapped a black bear in the south east edge of town. The bear at that time was just resting in a backyard. It was removed as a precaution to prevent…
Mud Bogging Ends In Fines For Glenrock Men [AUDIO]
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department say three Glenrock men and a juvenile have been fined $750 each and ordered to pay $40 in court costs for being off road on State lands. Listen Here: Robin Kepple from the Casper Field Office says the Converse County Sheriff’s office were able to track the…