North Platte continues to swell
In Saratoga, over 11,000 sandbags are filled and ready to be deployed as the North Platte River rises to minor flood stage.
The National Weather Service says in a “worst case scenario”, the town will see the river at nine feet tomorrow. Emma Diercks has the latest ahead of high water.
Trash hauling ordinance resurfaces
In Rawlins, with litigation between City Hall and Dirty Boyz, a local trash hauler, stalled in District Court, the city council will look at revising the ordinance at the center of the legal fight.
Tonight’s workshop discussion will revolve around whether commercial waste haulers are required to staff their offices in Rawlins, like Dirty Boys Sanitation does, or if they’ll be allowed to conduct business remotely, as Wyoming Waste does. Cali O’Hare has the latest.
Rawlins City Council expected to adopt $36M budget
Also on tonight’s agenda in Rawlins, the City Council plans to adopt the a proposed $36 million budget for the fiscal year that starts July 1st. Cali O’Hare has more.
Woodchoppers weigh in on weekend competition
The 59th Annual Woodchoppers Jamboree and Rodeo was a record year for contestants. Joey Saverine was in the middle of the flying chips and filed this report.
SCWEMS ambulance coverage increasing
South Central Wyoming EMS plans for better ambulance coverage with two full-time EMTs manning the service area five days a week.
Volunteers will continue to serve in the evening and on weekends. Emma Diercks reports.
Sports: Outlaws benefit from multiple camps
- Two future UW athletes honored
- Pokes in the Pros: Carl Granderson turns heads in New Orleans
- Broncos will stay true to the late Pat Bowlen’s standard of running team