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10/31/14 06:38 AM
Campbell County School District is proud to announce that Liz Crislip has been named by the Wyoming Education Association (WEA) to its highest honor. Liz was chosen as the 2014 WEA Education Support Professional of the Year. Liz is a para-educator at Cottonwood Elementary in Wright. The WEA recognizes that it takes everyone in our schools to provide the best education possible for all children.
10/31/14 06:07 AM
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a burglary that occurred to a storage unit located at 3900 E Collins Road between August 2014 and October 2014. During this time frame unknown suspect(s) forced entry into the storage unit by cutting the lock and stole the following items: a 383 stroker Chevy orange engine with an Edelbrock manifold, a 750 CFM Demon Carburetor, BeCool duel electric fan
10/31/14 06:01 AM
CAM-PLEX is pleased to invite you to meet artist Sarah Ferguson on Saturday, November 1, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Sarah will
speak about her artwork at 5:15 p.m. This artist reception is free and open to the public. The exhibit will be installed in the Heritage Center Gallery from Friday, October 10, 2014, through Friday, November 14, 2014. For more information
10/30/14 01:06 PM
Press Release - The City of Gillette is pleased to announce that Gillette Avenue is open to through traffic from 1st Street to 7th Street. Please keep in mind that the contractor still has crews working in the area, but the road is open.  Please note: there is now a permanent four-way stop at the Gillette Avenue/6th Street intersection, as well as the Gillette Avenue/4th Street
10/30/14 01:04 PM
The Elks Benefit Breakfast will be held on November 2nd from 9 a.m. to noon at the Elks Lodge. The Elks Lodge is 4054 Boxelder Road. The event will benefit the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 7756’s veteran and scholarship programs. The main focus will be the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets for the veterans and their families.

Jan Miller with the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 7756 said
10/30/14 12:52 PM
October 30, 2014 — U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz has appointed a University of Wyoming professor to serve as a member of the National Coal Council, a federal advisory group that provides recommendations and guidance on policy issues pertaining to coal.

Maohong Fan, UW School of Energy Resources professor in the College of Engineering and Applied Science’s Department of
10/29/14 11:07 AM
Tuesday night the Gillette City Council gathered for a special workshop session. The council gave their support for a resolution authorizing submission of an application to the Business Ready Community Grant Loan Program. City Administrator Carter Napier said the resolution is an agreement to participate with the City of Sheridan and the City of Buffalo with regard to a regional marketing
10/29/14 10:44 AM
At last night’s Campbell County School Board meeting, Deputy Superintendent Dr. Alex Ayers reviewed and summarized results of a calendar survey and recommended a proposed calendar for the 2015/16 and the 2016/17 school years. The board approved the option C calendars with students reporting August 24th next year. Two built in snow days will also be part of the calendars and a spring break
10/29/14 10:10 AM
Campbell County Public Library, Campbell County Extension Services, Department of Family Services, Campbell County Commissioners, United Way, Campbell County School District Nutrition Services, First United Methodist Church, Vineyard Christian Fellowship, Blessings in a Backpack, YES House High Five Group, Future Farmers of America, Campbell County Teen Volunteers, and Sunflower Elementary along
10/28/14 10:44 AM
The City of Gillette's GIS Division has created an online map that highlights major City 1% projects from the last five years.

The 1% projects online map was created to identify major projects that have been funded with proceeds from the Optional 1% Sales Tax over the last five years.  After you click on the link, a map will appear with a menu on the left hand side of the page
10/28/14 10:41 AM
THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR AND OTHER FAVORITES includes the story of THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR’s metamorphosis into a beautiful butterfly; the fanciful account of LITTLE CLOUD’s travels through the sky; and THE MIXED-UP CHAMELEON’s discovery of his own unique nature. Directed and designed by Jim Morrow, who ranks among Canada’s most
10/28/14 10:22 AM
Wyoming State Highway 59 is a north/south roadway spanning approximately 110 miles between Douglas and Gillette. Due to increased traffic, recent crashes and citizen concerns on this highway, the Wyoming Highway Patrol is responding.  

Additional troopers within the respective districts will be brought into the area to focus on all traffic related issues, being visible and
10/27/14 12:41 PM
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a burglary that occurred to a storage unit located at 3900 E Collins Road between 08-19-2014 and 10-19-2014. During this time frame unknown suspect(s) entered the storage unit and stole the following items: a duffle bag containing hunting cloths, golf club repair equipment, 2 Wagner paint sprayers and 3 plastic totes containing tools.


If you
10/27/14 12:39 PM
Gillette, WY – On October 27, 28, and 29, Natalie Grant (Grammy nominee and Dove award winner) and the Christian dating game show, It Takes A Church will be filming at New Life Wesleyan Church and various other Gillette locations. The finale, in which Natalie Grant will singing, will be filmed Wednesday evening at 6pm at New Life. Scenes for the show will be filmed in various locations
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