Laramie, WY – A number of firefighters from across the state will be taking part in forest fire practice this weekend. Ray Weidenhoft with the state forestry division says it's a unique exercise: "The idea is to put people in a real fire camp situation and get some experience beyond the book learning."
Gillette, WY – 47 people have been indicted on a variety of federal charges in connection with a drug trafficking ring that involved Campbell County and other western states.
According to the Division of Criminal investigation, law enforcement authorities had been investigating the drug trafficking ring since 2008. Methamphetamine, cocaine and marijuana were smuggled into Gillette and it was then redistributed in Wyoming, Montana and South Dakota.