Winter weather

Vehicles pass through downtown Laramie after a winter storm brought heavy snow the previous day.

Alan Rogers, Star-Tribune

As winter blows into its frigid worst, the University of Wyoming has released recommendations for safety and security on campus.

A university press released sent out Wednesday provided information to be safe during lengthy building closures or extremely cold weather.

The list includes:

  • Ensuring all doors are windows are fully closed, with windows latched;
  • report unusually cold areas, wet ceiling tiles and any doors that cannot be closed and secured;
  • using caution while walking and driving.

The National Weather Service forecasts snow Saturday, with a high of 24 degrees and a low of negative 6 degrees.

To report concerns on the campus, call the UW Operations Service Desk at 307-766-6225.

Follow education reporter Seth Klamann on Twitter @SethKlamann


Education and Health Reporter

Seth Klamann joined the Star-Tribune in 2016 and covers education and health. A 2015 graduate of the University of Missouri and proud Kansas City native, Seth worked for newspapers in Milwaukee and Omaha before coming to Casper.

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