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07/25/16 06:26 AM
Press Release - The Cedar Draw Fire is estimated at 2000 acres with 35% containment. Additional crews, engines, and overhead are expected to arrive throughout today. The fire currently has 185 firefighters assigned with an expectation of over 200 by this evening. The fire is threatening structures in the area.

The Campbell County Fire Department responded to the following incidents on July 24,
07/22/16 06:14 AM
On Sunday July 24th there will be a community prayer for law enforcement in front of the Gillette Police Department and Campbell County Sheriff’s Office. Organizer Luanne Izatt said both events will take place at 1:30 pm on Sunday.

“We are just a group of citizens who want to show support for our local law enforcement, and for those families across our nation who have recently
07/21/16 04:15 PM
Press Release - On Thursday July 21, 2016 at 8:29 a.m. officers with the Gillette Police Department responded to a residence in the 800 block of North Gurley Avenue following a report of gunshots being fired. Moments later, another witness called to report that he was following a vehicle away from that location which contained a lone male who had fired the shots.  Deputies with the Campbell
07/19/16 11:09 AM
The Flying Legends of Victory Tour 2016 officially gets going at the Gillette Campbell County Airport today. The event lasts through Sunday July 24th. Commemorative Air Force Coronel David Baker took time yesterday to talk about the tour and the B-25J Bomber you may have noticed over Northeast Wyoming yesterday.

“This is a J model, this B-25J actually has seen combat
07/19/16 10:51 AM
Press Release - Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a Destruction of Property that occurred on the night of July 18, 2016 on the 3300 block of Sutherland Dr. Unknown suspects shot out the tail light of a 2012 Grey Ford truck.

If you have information that can solve this or any other crime please call Crime Stoppers at 228-4276. You can remain anonymous and may earn up to $1,000 in
07/18/16 02:32 PM

Mayor Louise Carter-King has been nominated for the Fourth Annual Women of Influence Awards. The Women of Influence Awards are sponsored by the Wyoming Business Report for women who make a “positive difference in their community”. Mayor Carter-King has been nominated in the “Government, Military, and Law” category.

“It is an honor to be nominated alongside other
07/15/16 10:02 AM
Press Release - Each year the CAM-PLEX Heritage Center Theater invites different ages to design a logo for the upcoming season. The design needs to incorporate the Heritage Center motto, “Where the arts come to life!” and other criteria. The chosen design is then featured on the cover of the Heritage Center Theater calendar, promotional products and in the theater. The artist of the
07/15/16 09:11 AM
Former Wyoming State House Representative Troy Mader was killed in a ATV accident Thursday evening. Campbell County Sheriff Scott Matheny said the July 14th crash occurred north of Gillette. Matheny said Mader and a family member were herding cattle when the accident occurred. The accident was reported at 7:52 p.m. from a North Garner Lake Road address.

Mader was a former House District 52
07/14/16 06:13 AM
Press Release - Campbell County School District Board of Trustees will be hosting an informational meeting for anyone interested in serving as a trustee on the Campbell County Board of Trustees. This informal meeting is for prospective candidates for the Board or anyone who would like information on how the board operates. Dr. Boyd Brown, Superintendent of Campbell County School District, and
07/13/16 10:21 AM
Press Release – Law enforcement personnel from Gillette will be carrying the “Flame of Hope” in their leg of the Wyoming Law Enforcement Torch Run® (LETR) to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics Wyoming athletes.  The Gillette Leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run will begin at 9:00AM on July 14th, at the Port of Entry on 2nd Street and travel through town
07/13/16 10:00 AM
Later this month local business owner Sterling Albers will be taking his mobile laser tag business to Rapid City, SD, to team up with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. 
07/12/16 11:13 AM
Press Release – As of noon on July 11, the Rocky Mountain Area Interagency Coordination Center encompassing Colorado, Wyoming, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Kansas, has moved from a Preparedness Level 2 to a Preparedness Level 3. Preparedness levels are based on current and forecast weather conditions, fire activity, and resource availability.

Fire danger in the Rocky Mountain Area is high
07/12/16 05:58 AM
Press Release – Ryan Schrock, DPT, CSCS, Campbell County Health Rehabilitation Services, has received a Neurological Clinical Specialist (NCS) Certification from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) who operates under the governance of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). Ryan is the only physical therapist in Wyoming who has this certification and has
07/12/16 05:54 AM
Press Release - Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a burglary that occurred at Foothills Theater on the night of June 19, 2016. An unknown suspect gained access by prying open a rear entrance to the building. The subject struck an ATM machine inside the theater with a sledge hammer approximately 70 times, but was unable to access the money within.

If you have information that can solve
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