Posts From June, 2018

Badger Creek Fire makes big push east, has burned 2,300 acres 

(LARAMIE, WY) June 11, 2018 – The Badger Creek Fire made a large, wind-driven run Monday in southern Albany County on the Medicine Bow National Forest. From its’ origin the fire burned over six miles to the east and prompted county officials to issue additional evacuation notices. Air resources arrived on scene Monday, helping the read more...
Posted by IT Department June 12, 2018 Categories: EMA

Agricultural Animal Owners Impacted By Fire/Tornado 

Albany County Emergency Management is aware of animals that have been injured or killed by the recent tornado as well as the Badger Creek Fire, and would like to encourage owners to reach out to Sheryl Hunter with Farm Service Agency. The USDA has programs available for agriculture producers that you may qualify for. Email or call Sheryl Hunter read more...
Posted by IT Department June 11, 2018 Categories: EMA

Albany County Tornado 6/6/18 

At 5:43 pm a tornado was spotted in Albany County Wyoming North of Laramie and reported to the National Weather Service. The tornado touched down for approximately 30 minutes causing damage to some structures, power poles, power lines, and fencing. Law enforcement and fire department personnel are continuing to survey damage within the affected read more...
Posted by IT Department June 06, 2018 Categories: EMA