Local News
12/19/14 06:45 AM
Through the first 16 games of the season, the Gillette College men’s basketball team is 14-2 and ranked No. 18 in the latest NJCAA top 25 poll.

Head coach Shawn Neary’s squad ranks first in the nation in total points scored this season, at 1,666, according to the NJCAA. The Pronghorns also rank in the top 10 in points per game, field goals attempted and made per game, shooting
12/18/14 01:56 PM
The public is invited to Gillette College’s Community Education Advisory Committee meeting on Thursday, Jan. 15, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. inside the Pronghorn Room in the Tech Center.

Community members are encouraged to share ideas for possible community education class offerings and workforce trainings.

Community feedback will help shape Gillette College’s Center for Workforce and
12/18/14 06:29 AM
  Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., and Budget Committee Ranking Member Senator Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., have come to an agreement regarding chairmanship of the panel in the 114th Congress. Pending a committee vote and GOP Caucus approval, Enzi will chair the committee and Sessions will take on a significant role in reforming welfare spending and identifying and
12/16/14 11:54 AM
Press Release — Students who take courses at Sheridan College and Gillette College now have the assurance that those courses will meet requirements for a bachelor’s degree in English at the University of Wyoming, as a result of a new articulation agreement between UW and the Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD).

The agreement is one of many program-level plans UW and
12/16/14 11:01 AM
In order for the City of Gillette Police Department to efficiently and effectively respond to alarm calls, Gillette City Ordinance 14-13 has been adopted to help better serve our citizens. This ordinance has established the rules for alarm registration and false alarm management.
The ordinance makes it mandatory for all citizens or businesses that have alarms to register and update their alarms
12/16/14 10:52 AM
The Bricks for Vets group is having a 50% off special on the Veterans bricks at Lasting Legacy Park.  

Through the end of the year, bricks will be half price:

4" x 8" bricks - $50 (normally $100)
8" x 8" bricks - $100 (normally $200)


Any person who has served in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces is eligible to have a stone
12/15/14 11:40 AM
Press Release - With 10 years of experience in bolstering workforce education, the new director of Gillette College’s Center for Workforce and Community Education, Carole Shafer, is considered a leader in Wyoming.

And she’s ready to hit the ground running in Campbell County.

Shafer’s role will include working with the Gillette community, businesses and industry leaders to
12/15/14 10:56 AM
The City of Gillette will temporarily shut down the Madison Pipeline from January 1, 2015 through March 31, 2015. During this time, the City will rely on in-town wells from the Fort Union and Fox Hills formations to produce drinking water for its City customers. Fluoride occurs naturally in the in-town wells which the City will continue to monitor 24/7. Fluoride is good in small doses, but larger
12/12/14 09:50 AM
The Northern Wyoming Community College District is pleased to announce its nominees for this year’s Wyoming Association of Community College Trustee (WACCT) Leadership awards.

Nominated by their peers, the NWCCD, consisting of Sheridan College, Sheridan College in Johnson County and Gillette College, will send a combined six people to this year’s WACCT Conference, which will be
12/12/14 06:11 AM
(DOUGLAS, Wyo.)  December 11, 2014 – The Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) have recently completed a Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the Teckla-Osage-Rapid City 230 kV Transmission Line Project.
 

The FEIS and draft Forest Service decisions are available for public review on the  Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin
12/11/14 10:35 AM
Everyone is invited to help “Un-stuff” the bus at the ABATE Toy Store on Sunday beginning at 12 p.m.

“We are actually set up with the Council of Community Services here in Gillette to screen the most qualified people. People that would need help at Christmas. Through all the generous donations from people all around Gillette, and all of Northeast Wyoming that either donate
12/11/14 10:21 AM
Torrington – Charles David Byrd Jr., a Wyoming inmate, died Thursday, December 11, 2014, at the Wyoming Medium Correctional Institution in Torrington, Wyoming, after a lengthy illness.

Byrd was sentenced on October 17, 2003 by District Court Judge Jeffrey A. Donnell in Albany County. He was serving consecutive sentences (one after the other) for two counts of sexual assault in the second
12/10/14 10:52 AM
GILLETTE, WY – Pioneer Manor long term care facility has initiated visiting restrictions due to confirmed cases of influenza, or flu. 
 
Children under 12 years old are not permitted to visit. All visitors must wear a mask while in the facility and use hand sanitizer prior to visiting any resident. Masks and hand sanitizer stations are located at each entrance to Pioneer Manor.
12/10/14 06:55 AM
A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

Come early with the kids and see SANTA!

For more information, contact the CAM-PLEX Ticket
Office at 307-682-8802 or visit our website at
www.cam-plex.com.

When Charles Dickens wrote his “ghostly little tale” in 1843, he couldn’t have known that A Christmas Carol was destined to become one of
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