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05/26/16 06:10 AM
Press Release - The 15th Annual Buffalo Stampede will take place on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at the Durham Buffalo Ranch, 4 miles north of Wright on Highway 59. Registration for the 5K/10K walk or run begins at 7:30 a.m. Walkers will start the race at 8 a.m. followed by runners at 8:30 a.m.

Buffalo breakfast burritos will be served following the race at 9:30 a.m. There will also be a buffalo
05/26/16 06:04 AM
Press Release - Ladies Night Out takes place Thursday, May 26 from 5:30-7 pm in the basement of the downtown First Interstate Bank, 222 S. Gillette Ave. The event is a fun night of shopping and socializing to help keep pets healthy in Campbell County, Wyoming! Below are more details: 

More than 10 vendors are participating in the event including Annabelle’s Cookies, Clever
05/26/16 05:52 AM
Paid Ad - This kick-off to summer is an event you don’t want to miss!  The 5th annual “Taste of Wright” this Saturday the 4th at 5pm!   Taste and vote for your favorite grilling, smoking, and barbecuing teams competing to win as “the best griller”!  “Taste of Wright” will be held at the Southern Campbell County Ag Complex off Highway
05/25/16 09:51 AM
Press Release – Golden Apple Awards certificates were presented to 13 excellent classroom teachers today by the Arch Coal Foundation. The Golden Apples are part of the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards program, which recently recognized 10 outstanding Wyoming teachers with its top honor. Golden Apple recipients earned finalist status in the program, distinguishing them among the top tier
05/24/16 02:49 PM
Press Release - A Wyoming Department of Transportation Contractor Simons Contractors of Gillette will begin bridge damage repair work on Tuesday, May 31st on the Interstate 90 bridge that traverses over Wyoming Highway 59 in Gillette.  The repair work is scheduled to last through the month of July. 

While the contractor is repairing the bridge traffic will be narrowed to single
05/24/16 06:08 AM
Press Release - Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a theft from a vehicle on Dubois Lane. Unknown persons entered two vehicles and stole numerous: a GPS unit, a backup camera, a GoPro Camera, a .357 revolver, and a Keltec P11 9 mm Pistol.   

If you have information that can solve this or any other crime please call or text Crime Stoppers at (307) 228-4276
05/24/16 06:06 AM
Press Release - Memorial Day Ceremonies will be held at Mt Pisgah Cemetery on 30 May 2016. We usually have a great turnout and everyone meets to think about their dear departed.

The day will start early by placing flags on the graves of veterans by Volunteers from our community. We usually have volunteers standing in
line by 7am waiting for flags. Thanks to our caring community
05/23/16 06:09 AM
Press Release - Congratulations to the Campbell County Health Emergency Medical Services on achieving the 2016 American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Bronze Level Recognition Award for implementing improved measures for treating patients who experience severe heart attacks. This award is based upon the achievements as identified through the department's care
05/23/16 06:06 AM
Press Release — Fifteen students in the University of Wyoming’s Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing received accolades during the Convocation Nursing Awards May 13. Students in the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs who graduated were honored.

“Donors have provided these awards for many different reasons, but all have wanted to encourage and recognize
05/21/16 03:02 PM
A fatal crash south of Gillette, Wyoming on May 20th has resulted in the death of 62 year old Gillette resident Sherman Taylor. The crash occurred at 5:00 p.m. on the 20th near mile post 51 on Wyoming State Highway 50 approximately 51 miles south of Gillette. 

Mr. Taylor was riding a 2006 Harley-Davidson motorcycle traveling north on WY 50. While passing another northbound vehicle, the
05/20/16 11:38 AM
The City Pool will open for the 2016 season on Saturday, May 28th. The City Pool is located at 909 South Gillette Avenue, just south of Twin Spruce Junior High and City Park.

Pool Hours: 
**Open Swimming** 
Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. to Noon, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. 
Saturday, 10 a.m. to Noon, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4:30
05/19/16 11:02 AM
Press Release — Representatives of the University of Wyoming will return to Gillette next week to offer individualized support to current or prospective students affected by layoffs in the energy industry in northeast Wyoming.

UW academic advisers and financial aid experts will be available to meet with interested individuals Tuesday, May 24, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. in the UW Center at
05/19/16 10:13 AM
The 34th Annual Pink Elephant Ball is quickly approaching. The Campbell County Republican Party Fundraiser will take place on June 4th at the Cam-Plex Energy Hall. This year’s special guest will be Benghazi terrorist attack survivor Chris “Tanto” Paranto. Paranto said he is very excited for his visit to Campbell County and Wyoming.

“People are the salt of the earth
05/19/16 06:28 AM
Press Release - Wyoming downtowns received $137,000 in grant money during the May meeting of the Wyoming Main Street Advisory Board.

The technical assistance grants help Main Street communities complete projects designed to increase sales tax downtown and improve quality of life.

Projects approved this round include wayfinding signage in Buffalo, Sheridan and Evanston, a gateway project
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