Laramie County Fire District #2

Grass Fire Burns 900 Acres Near Hillsdale
Firefighters battled a large grass fire near Hillsdale for nearly three hours Wednesday afternoon.
Laramie County Fire District 2 Operations Chief Manny Muzquiz says the fire broke out west of town around noon.
"When we got there it was about 15 to 20 acres, but the wind picked up and it just…
Hot Temperatures Raise Grass Fire Danger
A combination of high winds, hot temps and low humidity are making conditions ideal for grass fires.
"The temperatures and the humidity are really concerning for us right now," said Manny Muzquiz, Operations Chief for Laramie County Fire District #2...
Fire District 2 Responds to Oil Well Fire
At 8:55 AM Monday, Laramie County Fire District #2 was called to a reported oil well fire near the intersection of US 85 and County Road 222. The oil well was located ½ mile south of milepost 29 on US85 and 1 ½ miles north of County Road 222
Official Says Fire Season Underway Early
Laramie County Fire District #2 spokesman Lew Simpson says it appears that the local fire season is underway early, and could be worse than last year.
Simpson says a grass fire Sunday night that torched about 20 acres near the Cheyenne Hills Church is not a good sign, adding the local fire season usu…

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