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,
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
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
The Gillette Roughrider baseball team defeated the Cheyenne Sixers for the first time this year Wednesday 6-4 at Hladky Memorial Stadium. Gillette can clinch the 1 seed at the state tournament with a win Friday at Laramie. Below is the highlights from the
The Gillette Roughriders beat Sheridan Tuesday night 16-11 in a thriller in order to win its' 7th straight game. The (52-13) Riders will play Cheyenne tonight at 6p.m. at Hladky Memorial Stadium. Below is a recap from the conest.
Press Release – The Buck Mountain Fire in the Powder River Ranger District has been contained. Four smokejumpers responded to the lightning-caused fire this afternoon and were able to hold it to under one acre in size.
Air resources continue working on the Arden Fire near Shell Reservoir. The fire has burned about 120 acres in timber. Additional firefighting resources, including six hand
Prince Rogers Nelson "Prince" died in Minnesota this morning. No report of a cause has been released yet.
Artists such as Prince have had an impact across many genres and country music was not spared from this. Prince played a role in...
Employees with WBI Energy in Worland were busy volunteering their time on a very hot summer day installing new Playground Equipment at Riverside Park in Worland as part of a Community Service Project with the City of Worland Public Works Department on Thursday, July 21. The City of Worland purchased the Playground Equipment. WBI Energy in Worland has also volunteered their time with other
WORLAND, Wyo. – Due to the expansion and remodel project under way at the Washakie Medical Center, people may notice a minor change in electrical services at the hospital as workers upgrade the system. The hospital will receive power from its backup generator for approximately three hours between 5am and 8am on Friday, July 22 while the electric utility changes its service to an upgraded
Washakie County School District #1 was in session on Wednesday night, July 20 in the Central Office in Worland. Kim Wyman was approved to be an Inclusive Engagement Graduation Coach for the 2016-17 School year. This is a Special Education position which is going to be funded through an IDA Grant that will work with at risk K through 12 youth and it will also explain to parents about the
Hundreds of people participated in the 2016 Big Horn Basin Relay for Life fundraiser at the Warrior Stadium Track at Worland High School from 6pm to 12am on Friday night, July 15. Organizers, volunteers and participants combined to walk and run many, many miles on the track during the six hour event to help raise money for the American Cancer Society. A luminary ceremony took place at dark as