On Sunday October 13, 2013 at 12:31 a.m. an officer with the Gillette Police Department stopped a 2004 Sport Utility Vehicle near the intersection of Brooks Avenue and East Lincoln Street for a traffic violation. The sport utility vehicle was occupied by one adult male. During an investigation to determine if the suspect was driving under the influence, the suspect refused to get out of the vehicle. The suspect grabbed the officer and drove away dragging the officer a short distance. During the incident the officer drew his service weapon and fired shots in an attempt to stop the suspect. Last Updated on Monday, 14 October 2013 15:21Read more: Officer Dragged By Suspect, Shots Fired
The City of Gillette will play host to two vital public meetings in two weeks. Public comment is being sought for two topics: Energy Park Rail Spur Utilization and the Governor's Citizens Advisory Committee on Solid Waste. Last Updated on Monday, 14 October 2013 05:54Read more: City of Gillette plays Host to Two Vital Public Meetings
The Campbell County Attorney's office is pleased to announce Ron Wirthwein’s appointment as Chief Deputy Campbell County & Prosecuting Attorney for the County Attorney’s Office. Ron graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from the University of Wyoming in 2001 and received his Juris Doctorate, with honors, from the University of Wyoming in 2006. After law school, Ron came to Campbell County and worked as a Law Clerk for the Sixth Judicial District Court. Ron previously worked for the Public Defender’s Office and in private practice. Ron joined the County Attorney's Office in September, 2012. Last Updated on Friday, 11 October 2013 10:37Read more: New Chief Deputy Campbell County & Prosecuting Attorney
Enrollment for the Affordable Care Act began October 1. Do you have questions? Campbell County Public Library is partnering with AARP Wyoming to help answer those questions.
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"Navigating New Waters: How do changes in the healthcare law affect me?" will be presented by Renee Gamino, AARP Wyoming Associate State Director for Outreach on Thursday, October 17. Gamino will speak at the Campbell County Senior Center at 2 p.m. and at CCPL at 7 p.m. This open discussion will focus on key information about the marketplace and help minimize anxiety about the process to access affordable health insurance.Topics include: Last Updated on Friday, 11 October 2013 05:49
Don’t miss this months Chamber Mixer this Thursday Oct 17th, from 5pm-7pm at Casey Peterson and Associates. Entry is one business card but bring $5 to be entered for a chance to win the 50/50 raffle. All attendees will be entered to win a 2013 Quickbooks license and other prizes . Last Updated on Thursday, 10 October 2013 06:13Read more: Chamber Mixer Oct 17th
The 28th Annual Chili Cook Off charitable event is on October 26th at the CAM-PLEX Central Pavilion. The event benefits the Council of Community Services and the Y.E.S. House.
Much fun is planned for you! Come and try a numerous variety of red and green chili, guacamole and special salsas! The “Live To Dance” dancers will take you on a journey at 3:30pm. A live Band “Good Times” and Dustin Evans will entertain you from 6:30 to 10:30pm. The day will be filled with lots of games, trick or treats, door prizes, pumpkin carving, kids costume contest and more. Last Updated on Thursday, 10 October 2013 05:54Read more: Join The Chariy Chili Cook Off Fun
The storm cleanup begins Monday, October 14th and is scheduled to last six weeks. While the City will be going through neighborhoods to pick up the storm debris, citizens are encouraged to transport their storm debris to one of nine drop-off sites [PDF]. If you do transport your storm debris to a drop-off site, please do your best to cover the debris to keep leaves and other materials from blowing out of your truck and/or trailer.Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 October 2013 10:40 Read more: City of Gillette Releases Storm Debris Cleanup Information