Albany County News

Residential Fogging to Begin

By: LOLO FROM TAHITI Presently no cases of West Nile virus (WNv) have been confirmed in Albany County and the City of Laramie currently rates the risk of infection at level 1 (Remote Risk). This risk assessment is based on low numbers of vector mosquitoes and no reported WNv activity in birds or mosquitoes.... Continue Reading
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Barber Lake Filled with Both Water and Fish

By: Mt. Hood Territory Just in time for Wyoming’s Free Fishing Day, a popular lake in the Snowy Range is now ready for use by recreationists. This past week, Barber Lake was both filled with water by the U.S. Forest Service and stocked with catchable fish by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.... Continue Reading
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Turtle Rock Interpretive Hike to be Held on June 7

The Laramie Ranger District of the Medicine Bow National Forest will be leading a family-friendly interpretive hike at Vedauwoo on the Pole Mountain unit, Saturday, June 7. The hike will take place on the Turtle Rock trail at 9:30 a.m. Turtle Rock is a 2.4-mile loop that circles massive granite rock structures. ... Continue Reading
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Tree Health, Wildfire Risk Reduction Workshop near Vedauwoo

Tactics homeowners can use to keep trees healthy and reduce risk of wildfire damage to cabins or homes will be shown at a workshop Tuesday, June 10, at 5:30 p.m. near Vedauwoo east of Laramie.Representatives of the Wyoming State Forestry Division, Albany County Fuels Mitigation Program and Albany County Weed and Pest Control will lead a tour of a property where many of the steps have been implemented.... Continue Reading