Natrona County Recent Arrests (12/1/23–12/4/23)
CASPER, Wyo. — Here is the latest recent arrests log for law enforcement agencies in Natrona County. The log represents law enforcement contact with suspects who were arrested, and the recommended charges against them. The arrest log is not a comprehensive document and may not represent all of the...
1 dies in single-vehicle Natrona County wreck
CASPER, Wyo. — One person died in a single-vehicle wreck on Dec. 2 while driving through Natrona County. At roughly 7:25 a.m., 85-year-old Wyoming man James Sturm drove off the road on the right, striking a delineator post. Once hitting the post, he over-corrected to the left before then over-correcting back to the right, running off the road and into the ditch.
Cats in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in rawlins, WY?
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of rawlins..
Embark on a Gastronomic Journey: The Top 3 Diners in Rawlins
This article presents a spotlight on three exceptional diners in Rawlins. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
#3. Natrona County
- October unemployment rate (preliminary): 2.8% --- 1-month change: No change --- 1-year change: Down 0.9 percentage points - Total labor force: 39,967 people (1,132 unemployed)
District court notebook (11/28/23–12/1/23)
CASPER, Wyo. — The following are selected arraignments, judgments and sentences rendered recently in the Seventh Judicial District of Wyoming in Natrona County. This is not a comprehensive log and may be updated with filings provided by the Clerk of District Court. Filings from the clerk do no include sentence recommendations or other details included from hearings attended by Oil City News.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.81 and $2.95 in Rawlins as of 2023-12-03. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.243, a week ago the price is $3.253 , according to AAA.
Silver Fox owner Bernard Ambrosino passes away
CASPER, Wyo. — Bernard Ambrosino, a towering figure in Natrona County’s culinary scene and the owner of popular local restaurant Silver Fox Steakhouse, has passed away. When Ambrosino moved to Casper from Florida, he first made his mark on the local restaurant industry by helming the Circle D barbecue restaurant before eventually taking over at Silver Fox. Under his leadership, the restaurant thrived.
Natrona County average gas price down 3 more cents to nearly $2.50
CASPER, Wyo. — Natrona County’s average price for a gallon of regular gasoline has fallen nearly to $2.50 after losing another 3 cents this week. Meanwhile, the national average on its 11th consecutive week of falling is down just 0.4 cents. The national average on Sunday stood at...
Casper-Natrona County Health Department offers holiday health tips
CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper-Natrona County Health Department advises caution as COVID and flu rates rise during the holiday season. The department emphasizes the importance of not spreading these illnesses while celebrating. Key recommendations for those feeling unwell include:. Staying home for at least five to seven days if...
Here’s How To Avoid Being Scammed In Wyoming
From time-to-time, you need to be reminded of how crappy people can be, and the reminder may come at the expense of a loved one. Staying vigilant and paying attention to the calls that come to your phone is so important. Scammers will try anything to trick you into giving them your money.
Wyoming Highway Patrol has released information on the deaths of two out-of-state drivers involved in accidents on I-80 over the Thanksgiving weekend
November 28, 2023 — The Wyoming Highway Patrol has released information on the deaths of two out-of-state drivers involved in accidents on I-80 in our area. The first fatal accident occurred on Thanksgiving Day around 13 miles east of Wamsutter, which took the life of a 41-year-old Oregon man. The cause of the rollover accident was driving too fast on the snow-covered and icy road. A passenger in the vehicle was injured in that cash.
Get ready for kindergarten: NCSD’s school choice registration opens soon
CASPER, Wyo. — The Natrona County School District is preparing for the 2024–25 kindergarten enrollment, asking families to begin preparations now. As the School Choice Registration period approaches, NCSD emphasizes the importance of early readiness. Parents and guardians of incoming kindergarteners should start the online information process. This...
Northwest America's Fishing Mosaic: A Guide to Seasons and Regulations
Northwest America beckons anglers with its diverse array of fishing destinations, each offering unique opportunities to reel in a memorable catch against the backdrop of stunning natural beauty. Creston's Sweetwater River exemplifies this blend of serenity and excitement, providing a pristine setting for fishing, camping, and outdoor exploration. With species such as the Gerrard Rainbow Trout and kokanee salmon populating its waters, the river serves as a tranquil retreat for those seeking both peace and adventure in the embrace of nature. Reviews praise local campgrounds, ensuring visitors can comfortably immerse themselves in the picturesque landscapes and vibrant wildlife.
Natrona County health and food inspections (11/27/23–12/3/23)
CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper-Natrona County Health Department inspects restaurants, grocery stores, convenience stores, mobile food units, commissaries, and food vending operations. Every facility has an unannounced inspection at least twice a year. According to the department, “There are three types of violations: priority, priority foundation and core.”
Natrona County Circuit Court arraignments (11/30/23)
CASPER, Wyo. — Provided below are the defendants and charges from appearances in Natrona County Circuit Court on Thursday, Nov. 30. The Honorable Seventh Judicial Circuit Court Judge Brian Christensen. presided while Assistant District Attorney Brandon Rosty represented the state. All persons entering not guilty pleas or charged with...
(PHOTOS) Young engineers compete at LEGO League Masterpiece Championship
CASPER, Wyo. — Hundreds of Wyoming youth across 54 teams filled the Ford Wyoming Center on Saturday morning to face off in the FIRST LEGO League Masterpiece Championship. Andre Moyd, program specialist for the Natrona County School District and activities facilitator for FIRST Wyoming, said the turnout of teams is the biggest the competition has seen since before the coronavirus pandemic of 2020 and is up from the 44 teams that competed in 2022.
Multiple Drug Arrests Over Thanksgiving Weekend Following Traffic Stops
Discover the events that unfolded during three separate traffic stops over the Thanksgiving weekend, leading to five individuals facing drug charges. Uncover the details of each arrest, from hidden methamphetamine to erratic behavior, and the subsequent discoveries of drug paraphernalia and substances.
Man sentenced after hours-long chase in Antelope Hills
CASPER, Wyo. — The Natrona County man who was the subject of a public safety alert last week got a one-year jail sentence for leading law enforcement on a protracted chase through Antelope Hills. Kevin Skaj, 33, was in a truck reportedly stolen out of Converse County when the...
Rawlins Names Employee Of 3rd Quarter
Photo – Mike O’Brien at City Council meeting – Courtesy City of Rawlins. Rawlins named Utilities Supervisor Mike O’Brien as Employee of the Quarter. Four times a year, Rawlins officials honor a specific city employee by recognizing them for their hard work. During the November 21st Rawlins city council meeting, City Manager Tom Sarvey named Utilities Supervisor Mike O’Brien the Employee of the 3rd Quarter. Sarvey said O’Brien quickly rose through the ranks to head the city’s Utilities Department.