Posted inCrime

WYDOT, law enforcement announce St. Patrick’s Day DWUI operation

CASPER, Wyo. —  Beginning St. Patrick’s weekend, Friday, March 13, and continuing through St. Patrick’s Day, Tuesday, March 17, additional troopers, officers and deputies will be out on patrol as part of an Impaired Driving enforcement operation.  Natrona County law enforcement says the will show “zero tolerance” for those driving drunk or impaired. “Everyone should […]

Posted inHealth

Recent Births (2/24/20 – 3/2/20)

Howdy, li’l pardners! Help us welcome the newest additions to the Oil City area, and offer a big “congratulations” to all of their parents, families, and friends! The recent births list is provided by Wyoming Medical Center and is published as received. Feb. 24, 2020 Boy, Cuyler DAvid, to Ashley and Garrett Hill of Casper […]

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Casper PD warns of coronavirus scams

CASPER, Wyo. —  The Casper Police Department is echoing sentiment from the U.S. Secret Service warning residents of scammers taking advantage of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. “Criminals are opportunists, and as seen in the past, any major news event becomes an opportunity for groups or individuals with malicious intentions,” the U.S. Secret Service said in […]

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Casper City Council amend budget to authorize $14.46 million in spending

CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper City Council amended the city’s fiscal year 2020 budget for the second time during their Tuesday, March 3 meeting. This second amendment authorizes $14,459,380 in expenditures beyond the initial budget. The first budget amendment authorized $19,859,460 in expenditures beyond the initial $153,025,215 budget appropriates. Taking into account both budget amendments […]