casper mountain fire http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Still no official word on what caused the Casper Mountain fire http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/still-no-official-word-what-caused-casper-mountain-fire <p>Authorities still haven't determined what started the wildfire that burned 15,000 acres on Casper Mountain this summer.<br>&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;Natrona County Fire Inspector Dave Baker told the Casper Star-Tribune&nbsp; that investigators believe it was human-caused. The leading theories are that the fire was accidentally started by ATV use or discarded smoking material or that it was intentionally set.<br>&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;The fire destroyed 37 homes and cabins. Authorities know of only one person who has rebuilt so far.<br>&nbsp; Fri, 28 Dec 2012 01:40:30 +0000 Associated Press 34560 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Still no official word on what caused the Casper Mountain fire Progress being made on Casper Fire http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/progress-being-made-casper-fire <p>Officials say the Sheep Herder Hill fire on Casper Mountain is about 50 percent contained.</p><p>Officials also say there was a lot more damage then previously thought. They have counted 36 homes and cabins destroyed by the wildfire burning on Casper Mountain. The number is a big jump from the seven confirmed earlier this week.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 16:03:35 +0000 Associated Press 30012 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Progress being made on Casper Fire