Bar Nunn, WY

Air ambulance lands on highway in response to wreck west of Casper

Multiple agencies on Tuesday morning responded to a crash on Highway 220 west of Casper. A Star-Tribune employee near the area reported the Natrona County Sheriff's Office, Wyoming Highway Patrol and an air ambulance on scene around 11 a.m. The helicopter landed on the highway near Red Butte. The Star-Tribune...
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Crash Near Casper Required Helicopter

On Tuesday morning, at around 10:26 a.m., an accident occurred on Highway 220, west of Casper involving a vehicle and a pedestrian. Jeremy Beck, a sergeant with the Wyoming Highway Patrol, said that according to the narrative provided by the trooper involved in the accident, it was between a vehicle and a pedestrian, possibly on a bicycle.
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Gordon to ratify Wyoming abortion ban

The Supreme Court’s overturning of the landmark opinion on Roe v. Wade set off protests throughout Wyoming where abortion could become illegal in as little as 30 days. A sizable gathering on town square was noted Friday afternoon as commuters honked in approval of the grassroots effort. At least...

Supreme Court rules in favor of former Casper Doctor

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday unanimously ruled to send the cases of former Casper Dr. Shakeel Kahn and another pain medication doctor back to federal appeals courts for reconsideration. The court dealt with the question of when or if doctors legitimately prescribing painkillers such as oxycodone shifted at some...

Justices side with doctors convicted in pain pill schemes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday ruled for doctors who face criminal charges for overprescribing powerful pain medication in a case arising from the opioid addiction crisis. Justice Stephen Breyer wrote for the court that prosecutors must prove that doctors knew they were illegally prescribing powerful pain...

The Void: Everything You Need to Know About Casper’s Newest Hangout

Casper has been in need of more fun events and hangout places for teens and young adults, but now there is a place to fill that void. More than just a night club, The Void aims to bring events and activities to the underserved communities of Casper. You may have heard of The Void, Casper's non-alcoholic event venue. This low for profit business is making waves in the community in all the right ways. Tackling each underserved community in a unique way. They first started with a vision of providing a space for the youth of Casper to hangout and provide a safe taste at nightlife. They have since morphed and altered their events, and their vision, to start fitting the needs of more and more communities.

Police seek suspected shooter in apparent road rage incident Saturday in west Casper

CASPER, Wyo. — Aggressive driving apparently led to an altercation in which one person was shot in the leg Saturday night in west Casper, according to Casper police. “At this point in time, according to victim and witness statements, the incident appears to be the result of a road rage encounter,” Casper Police Department Public Information Officer Rebekah Ladd told Oil City on Monday.

Casper Transit addresses community concerns

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) - The City of Casper took over the transit system in 2021. Since then they have worked to provide services to meet the needs of Casper, Mills, Bar Nunn, and Evansville. “We’re just trying to service the public because that’s what we’re here to do,...

Wyoming Hunger Initiative buys $50K in protein from Frank’s Butcher Shop; Casper food drop Wednesday

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Hunger Initiative has purchased $50,000 worth of protein from Frank’s Butcher Shop and will distribute the protein around the state. Some of the protein will be provided to anti-hunger organizations in Casper, beginning with a food drop at 9 a.m. Wednesday, June 29 at the Wyoming Rescue Mission. That food drop will occur at the mission’s Park Street Center, 320 N. Park St. in Casper.

Jackson Hole Giants come home to face Casper

The road-weary Post 43 Giants are limping home after a long weekend of baseball in Utah where Jackson went 1-3. There were some highlights but ultimately the bats came alive in only one contest at the St. George tournament. St. George 7, Jackson 1. Three straight singles got the Giants...