Wildfire

Progress Made On Fire Near Glendo State Park
  CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Firefighters are making progress in trying to stop a fire near Glendo State Park in southeast Wyoming. The Sawmill Fire started Saturday on a Wyoming National Guard training area. It has burned about 12 square miles of timber and grass and is 30 percent contained.…
Wildfire Starts On Wyo. Guard Training Grounds
Firefighters say a wildfire that forced the partial evacuation of Glendo State Park in southeast Wyoming is 30 percent contained. The fire started Saturday on the nearby Wyoming National Guard training grounds, about 100 miles north of Cheyenne. It has burned about 11 square miles. The cause of the …
Rancher Unable To Get Cattle Near Wyoming Wildfire
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A rancher who had cattle grazing near where the Squirrel Creek fire broke out hasn’t been able to check on his animals. J.T. Nunn told the Associated Press that he is the only rancher who had livestock there this summer. He has no idea how the cattle are faring. It…
Officials ID Plane that Crashed in South Dakota Forest Fire
EDGEMONT, S.D. — Military officials have identified a plane that crashed while battling a South Dakota forest fire as a C-130 tanker based out of Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado. Military spokeswoman Capt. Ruth Castro tells The Associated Press that the tanker made at least two drops of f…
Dramatic Helicopter Fill On The Arapaho Fire In Wyoming [VIDEO]
As the Arapaho Fire continues to burn in the Laramie range, and evacuations continuing, residents are quite concerned about their property. This area has over 300 homesites that are year round residences, weekend cabins and recreational properties. One of these property owners is Tyrone Fittje who w…
Wyoming Residents Offer To Shelter Horses
  GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — With wildfires raging in Colorado, volunteers in Wyoming have offered to make room for displaced horses on their ranches. The Facebook group “Horse Evacuations East” has garnered support on its event page title “Colorado Fires — Availab…

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