The City of Gillette's Public Works Department and a contractor continue to pick up storm debris in Area 1. Due to the recent snow events, the Area 2 pick up will not begin until approximately Tuesday, October 22nd or Wednesday, October 23rd. The City of Gillette will continue to update this schedule as the cleanup progresses.
Updated storm debris cleanup schedule (Revised 10/17/13) [PDF] Last Updated on Monday, 21 October 2013 05:53Read more: Storm Debris Cleanup Update
The Campbell County Rockpile Museum and the Pumpkin Buttes Chapter of the Wyoming Archaeological Society invite the public to attend their 18th Native American Artifact Show on Saturday, October 19, 2013. This event brings together some of the finest collections of projectile points, drills, scrapers, knives, and beaded items in northeast Wyoming. The show will be from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and admission is free. Come enjoy these fine collections of artifacts and listen to a great presentation by Dr. Richard Adams at 1:00 p.m. Anyone interested in displaying a collection may call CCRM Registrar Robert Henning to reserve table space. Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013 11:48Read more: 18th Native American Artifact Show
The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is studying “coordinated” or “managed” care approaches that may benefit Wyoming Medicaid. Five public forums have been scheduled around the state to seek input for the effort.
“We view managed or coordinated care as any system of healthcare delivery that focuses on management of healthcare services with the intent to provide quality integrated and coordinated care at a lower cost,” said Meredith Asay, WDH Director’s Unit for Policy, Research and Evaluation administrator. “We’re most interested in approaches that will work well for Wyoming’s Medicaid enrollees and provider community, and with our state’s unique characteristics.” Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013 11:43Read more: Gillete Will Host Public Forum For Coordinated Care Study
CHEYENNE – Jason Hite, former resident of Gillette, has been convicted of unemployment insurance fraud and was ordered to pay $7,340 in restitution to the State of Wyoming. Hite was found to have been wrongfully filing and collecting unemployment benefits while gainfully employed. He will serve probation for three years and is disqualified from receiving unemployment benefits for two years. Hite’s case was initiated by the benefit payment control unit of the Unemployment Insurance Division (UI) within the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS). The successful prosecution was lead by the Campbell County Attorney’s Office. Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013 06:25Read more: Former Gillette Resident Convicted of Unemployment Insurance Fraud
It’s not easy being a bug, especially on the first day of school! But luckily for worrying Worm, sassy Spider, and fearless Fly every creature will discover what makes it unique in the Diary of a Worm, a Spider and a Fly. Adults will love the deadpan, comic script based on the bestselling series of books, and kids will laugh and cheer on the quirky crawlers as they face questions, problems, and milestones common to us all. Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013 06:16Read more: Diary of a Worm, a Spider, and a Fly
This morning, Campbell County Under-sheriff Scott Matheny released information on the death of a 50-year-old Campbell County Detention Center inmate. Matheny said the man had been sentenced earlier in the day for his third DWUI offense. Matheny said that as the man was exiting his cell to be “booked in” to the general population, he collapsed. Detention officers on the scene immediately attempted to resuscitate the man. He was transported to Campbell County Memorial Hospital, and was pronounced dead shortly after midnight. Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013 09:30Read more: Campbell County Detention Center Inmate Dies
FRAUD ALERT: The City of Gillette has received several calls from customers today stating that someone is calling residents saying they are "with the City of Gillette" and asking for credit card and social security information in order to pay a delinquent utility bill. Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 October 2013 06:02Read more: City of Gillette Announces Fraud Alert