Fire lights the night

Wyoming Refinery officials reported Monday morning that repairs have been made, and they expect the operation to be back to full production by Tuesday or Wednesday, after a ruptured tube burst into flame and lit up the Newcastle skyline late Thursday night.

Speed kills

The Wyoming Highway Patrol is reporting that an Illinois man who was killed in a single-vehicle accident north of Newcastle last week was reported by witnesses to have been traveling at an extremely high speed at the time of the crash.

Further investigation approved

It has been almost one month since the Weston County Commissioners held a special session to have a conference call with Scott Riley, the AIA Associate Principal of Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates Inc., Jennifer Volz, structural engineer, and Bill Atwooll, geotech engineer.

Scoping summary available online

The Bear Lodge Project recently released a press release to the public, informing them that the Bear Lodge Scoping Summary is available online at the Black Hills National Forest Website.

60 Years

It’s fair week at the Weston County Fairgrounds, which means this year it will end with a 60-year tradition: the Weston County Junior Rodeo.