At last night’s Gillette City Council meeting, the council had its third and final reading of an ordinance to establish hours of operation for liquor licenses. Those who did not want to see more availability of liquor on Sundays in Gillette turned out for the debate, as well as those on the other side of the argument, such as local business owner Bruce Kelly, who argued for less government interference in local business. Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 August 2013 13:28Read more: More Sunday Hours For Liquor Gets Final Blessing
At about 2:15 am on August 20th, the Gillette Police Department responded to the Circle L Motel. Lieutenant Brent Wasson said a citizen reported hearing an argument followed by a gunshot. Wasson said officers arrived on scene and contacted a 21-year-old female, her 36-year-old boyfriend, and that man's 46-year-old roommate. Wasson said the investigation showed the couple had been arguing for hours after the woman allegedly showed up at the motel intoxicated. The men reported the woman eventually began hitting her boyfriend before getting a gun. Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 August 2013 12:33Read more: Police Respond To Report Of Gunshot After Argument
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a burglary that occurred on Stafford Bend between the dates of 08/08/2013 at 7:00 PM and 08/09/2013 at 9:00 AM. Unknown suspect(s) unlawfully entered the residence and took a new "GE" stainless steel dishwasher and a new "GE" stainless steel gas range. Last Updated on Monday, 19 August 2013 11:24Read more: Burglars Take Dishwasher
If you enjoy discussing local or state law, fire arms training, or learning about street gangs, a unique opportunity begins for you next month. Gillette Police Sergeant , Adam Edmondson invites you to the Gillette Police Department; Citizens Police Academy. Last Updated on Monday, 19 August 2013 11:25Read more: Citizens Police Academy
At next week’s Gillette City Council Meeting the Memorial Bench and Tree Program will come before the council.
“The council will be considering a formal adoption of the Memorial Bench and Tree Program that was put forward initially by the Parks and Beautification Board. As you know the Parks and Beautification Board is made up of volunteer citizens who try to evaluate parks issues before they come to the City Council for formal approval.” ---- City Administrator, Carter Napier Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 11:12Read more: Memorial Bench and Tree Program Will Go Forward To Council Unaltered
This morning about 8:45, the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office released information to the local media on an early morning mine accident at Black Thunder. This morning’s update from Campbell County Sheriff Bill Pownall was that one individual was killed, and one was transported to the hospital after an accident occurred about 1:30 in the morning. Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 11:08Read more: Authorities Release Information On Fatal Mine Accident
This morning (8-16-13) Campbell County Sheriff Bill Pownall gave a short update on the Missing Persons Case of Shannon Nicole McIntyre McClure, age 23 of Northern Campbell County. The last reported sighting of McClure was June 15th 2013 in Sheridan. Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 11:08Read more: Sheriff’s Office Still Investigating Case Of Missing Woman