1 Shelter Remains Open for Owen Fire Evacuees

We will be here for the citizens of our community for as long as this event is affecting us.

10:00 a.m., July 9, 2014 -- The American Red Cross has closed one of two shelters that were set up for  residents that were evacuated due to the Owen Fire.  The shelter at 2771 Highway 130 in Centennial, WY, is closed. The shelter at Harmony School, 20 Lewis Road in Laramie will remain open.

"We still have one shelter available open for anyone that has been evacuated. We will be here for the citizens of our community for as long as this event is affecting us,” said Amber Savage, Disaster Program Specialist for the Red Cross of Wyoming. “The shelter will be available until the residents are allowed back into their properties."