DeAnna Kay, Denise Ebzery, and Matt Jones, Field Representatives for U.S. Senators Michael Enzi and John Barrasso and Congressman Cynthia Lummis are scheduled to hold “Office Hours” in Gillette and Wright at the following times and places:
Gillette Tuesday, September 17, 2013 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Gillette City Hall Community Room 201 E. 5th Street
Wright Tuesday, September 17, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Wright Town Hall 201 Wright Blvd. Last Updated on Friday, 13 September 2013 11:41Read more: Tell DC What Is On Your Mind
At yesterday’s Campbell County School District meeting, trustees received information on school enrollment numbers.
“From the first day enrollment, we are currently down about 40 students. So we know that we have had some kids that have transferred out to other schools now. But overall we are looking pretty good with enrollment and again we are continuing to grow as a district.”--- Associate Superintendent Of Instruction Dr. Boyd Brown Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 September 2013 12:23Read more: CCSD Enrollment Numbers Grow
At 4:48 PM on September 9th, the Campbell County Fire Department responded to Barber Creek Road for a tank battery explosion/fire (column of black smoke was reported seen as far as Montana). Firefighters shut two pump jacks off that were feeding oil to the burning tank battery and extinguished the fire. Powder River Energy disconnected electricity going to the oil field location due to fire damage to the power lines and power pole. Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 September 2013 07:12Read more: Tank Battery Explosion/Fire
The Gurley Overpass will be closed to all traffic from Monday, September 16th through Saturday, September 28th while a contractor performs routine maintenance on the overpass.
The overpass was closed for one month in June of 2010 and has been closed for shorter durations since then to inspect the structure and perform routine maintenance. Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 September 2013 07:08Read more: Gurley Overpass Closure begins Monday
The Wyoming Department of Transportation announced today that there will be a series of 1 hour road closures beginning September 9, 2013 on Interstate 90. These road closures are to allow the contractor, Casper Electric, to place the steel structures for the Overhead Dynamic Message Signs (DMS). Last Updated on Saturday, 07 September 2013 14:40Read more: I-90 Nightly Hour Long Road Closures beginning September 9th in the Gillette Area
Did you make a great antique find this year? Discover a long lost treasure in your attic? Have a strange item with no clue what it is? If so, you don’t want to miss this year’s Rockpile Museum Antique Appraisal Fair! This is your chance to have antiques, collectibles, and novelties identified and appraised by experts from around the region.
This event is will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 14th. All appraisals are FREE, but our guest appraisers will be taking voluntary tips. We encourage guests to bring only a few items that they can easily carry themselves. Also, please bring any firearms or weapons into the museum unloaded and in a case if possible. Last Updated on Friday, 06 September 2013 07:14Read more: Rockpile Museum Antique Appraisal Fair
At yesterday's Campbell County Commissioners meeting, the commissioners took in information from Eugene Joyce of Wyoming Horse Racing, LLC.
“....to provide information regarding both off track betting and what they refer to as historical race betting, and that essentially it's similar to off-track betting, but the bets are placed on historical horse races. And then, finally, they are looking at eventually maybe reinstating the live horse racing out at Morningside Park at Camplex.”---Campbell County Commissioners Chairman, Dan Coolidge Last Updated on Thursday, 05 September 2013 14:44Read more: Commissioners Gather Information On Horse Wagering