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01/27/15 12:36 PM
Students who will be five years of age on or before September 15th are eligible to attend kindergarten in the 2015/16 school year. Campbell County School District registration will be held February 2nd through the 6th.

The staff at John Paul II Catholic School in Gillette is also preparing to welcome new students. John Paul II Principal Melanie Sylte says they are excited to begin the
01/27/15 10:12 AM
Washington, D.C. – Gillette students Eli Voight, Walker Newell and Jacob Bourne made Wyoming U.S. Senator Mike Enzi’s list of nominees to the United States service academies for 2015. Voight received a nomination to the Air Force Academy, the Naval Academy, the Military Academy, and the Merchant Marine Academy. Newell received a nomination to the Air Force Academy. Bourne received a
01/26/15 01:48 PM
Press Release - December was a troublesome month for ice anglers on Keyhole Reservoir. The ice on some parts of the lake was thick enough to allow ice anglers to get out on the ice; however other areas of Keyhole had open water. Moorcroft Game Warden J. D. Davis reported the events of three high school age ice anglers that wanted to reach a certain area on Keyhole which involved crossing the ice
01/26/15 01:38 PM
Wednesday will be a day of hope in Campbell County. The Day of Hope Solutions and Success event will be a collaborative effort between the Council of Community Services and the Campbell County Care board.

“It’s basically a vendor fair of the social service agencies in town. It’s going to be at the soup kitchen which is the Rockpile Community Center Wednesday on the 28th from
01/26/15 09:22 AM
CASPER, Wyo. – The Wyoming Main Street advisory board and Wyoming Business Council chief executive officer have approved Wyoming Main Street applications from Gillette and Thermopolis. Thermopolis was approved to enter the Wyoming Main Street progr
01/23/15 05:54 AM
When the Story Pirates take the stage, you’ll be amazed at what happens next... and so will the Story Pirates! That’s because the show they’re performing has not been written! These pirates can’t sail and they won’t make you walk the plank, but they will steal your kids’ ideas and incorporate them on the spot into an interactive show
01/23/15 05:48 AM
Campbell County School district would like to honor and appreciate local teachers in our community. The district is still accepting nomination forms for Teacher of the Year through Friday, February 13, 2015, at 5:00 p.m. The nomination forms are available at:


Nominees must be teachers in Grades K-12 with Campbell County School District. Nominees
01/22/15 10:12 AM
On November 25th last year Cal Rerucha, Carbon County and prosecuting attorney, was appointed as a special prosecutor to help determine whether any criminal charges were appropriate in the matter of the State of Wyoming versus William Pownall. Representative Pownall who was Campbell County Sheriff last year was the subject of a complaint over the handling of a family members DWUI arrest last
01/21/15 01:41 PM
At last night’s Gillette City Council Meeting the council took some time to recognize five citizens from advisory boards and thank them for their contribution to the community. Councilman Dan Barks said it is important for the city to recognize the citizens who help out.

“It’s very important, especially to the people that step forward and give away all the evenings and the
01/21/15 11:08 AM
Sundance, WY - The Forest Service proposes to designate a new motorized trail on Bearlodge Ranger District, Black Hills National Forest, north of Sundance, Wyoming.
Reuter Motorized Trail would provide a route for off-highway vehicles (OHVs) from Reuter Trailhead and Campground to the larger OHV trail system. Officials said that by eliminating the need for OHVs to use Warren Peak
01/20/15 12:36 PM
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a burglary that occurred at Southern Drive Self Storage located at 5266 Hitt Blvd. between 01-08-15 and 01-11-15. During this time frame unknown suspect(s) forced entry into a storage unite and stole the following items: 4 265/70/R17 Goodyear Wrangler MT/R Tires that were mounted on 17 inch 5 hole Ford rims, a white Igloo Cooler, A Big Buddy Heater, 2
01/19/15 02:17 PM
Students who will be five years of age on or before September 15, 2015, are eligible to attend kindergarten in the 2015-2016 school year. Districtwide registration will be held February 2-6, 2015.

Parents/guardians will need to register their son or daughter at their neighborhood attendance area school. Questions regarding attendance area boundaries can be answered by calling the Campbell
01/19/15 06:00 AM
The City of Gillette invites the public to attend an open house to help determine the aquatic features the public would like at the Gillette Aquatic Park.  The open house will be held Thursday, January 29th in the Gillette College Presentation Hall (Room GCM 120) beginning at 6 p.m.

During the open house, the public will interact with City staff and the consultants, At Architecture
01/16/15 02:38 PM
Jan. 16, 2015 - Get ready to draw, Wyoming! The Wyoming Lottery Corporation is proud to bring you Wyoming’s very own lottery game, Cowboy Draw™. Set to launch in the spring of 2015, Cowboy Draw gives players better odds and ensures that winning tickets will be sold from a WyoLotto retailer right here in the Cowboy State.

“Being a Wyoming-specific game means more Wyoming
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