January is Stalking Awareness Month across the country. According to a fact sheet from the Stalking Resource Center, 6.6 million people are stalked in one year in the United States and 11% of stalking victims have been stalked for 5 years or more. Director of Victim Services for the Gillette Police Department, Brandy Matteson, says stalking is a course of conduct directed at a specific person that would cause a reasonable person to feel fear. Matteson says that local law enforcement works with stalking victims regularly and also works closely with the Gillette Abuse Refuge Foundation. Last Updated on Monday, 14 January 2013 13:19Read more: January is Stalking Awareness Month
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving several destruction of property crimes that occurred during the evening hours of December 31 2012 to the morning hours of January 1 2013. Unknown suspect(s) entered the front yards of at 15 residences and damaged numerous lighted Christmas yard decorations. Property damage is estimated at $2,000.00
If you have information that can solve this or any other crime please call Crime Stoppers at 686-0400. You can remain anonymous and may earn up to $1,000 in reward.Last Updated on Friday, 11 January 2013 10:54
You are invited to the Public Open House on the Campbell County Safe Routes to School Travel Plan
This open house is to receive public input regarding Safe Routes to Schools, the City of Gillette and the Campbell County School District want to discover the community's vision for walking and
bicycling to school. The City of Gillette, Town of Wright, Campbell County School District and Campbell County are developing a Safe Routes to School Travel Plan. Please attend to discuss and provide feedback.
Jan. 10, 2013 -- The University of Wyoming lists the following students from Campbell County on the 2012 fall semester President's Honor Roll.
The President's Honor Roll consists of regularly enrolled undergraduates who earned a 4.0 ("A") grade point average for the semester. To be eligible, students must have been enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours taken for letter grades. Last Updated on Thursday, 10 January 2013 10:26Read more: University of Wyoming Fall Semester President's Honor Roll: Campbell County
Granny's Kitchen in Gillette is proud to invite you to their Grand Re-Opening. The January 9th event will show off the restaurant's new lunch and dinner menus, the establishment's 100% smoke free environment, as well as some other changes. Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 January 2013 07:07Read more: Granny's Grand Re-Opening
Washington, DC - Tom Murphy, Mayor of Gillette, has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2013 Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Steering Committee. This Committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving air quality, water quality, energy policy, national wetlands policy, noise control, and solid and hazardous waste management. The appointment was announced by NLC President Marie Lopez Rogers, Mayor, Avondale, Arizona.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 January 2013 06:19Read more: Mayor Murphy named to NLC Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Steering Committee
At about 9:45 a.m. on January 6th, the Gillette Police Department responded to the 3900 Block of Ariel Avenue. Police Lieutenant Brent Wasson said that two males; ages 43 and 30, reported that a 39 year old male had pointed a gun at them. The 43 year old reported that a verbal dispute resulted with the 39 year old suspect after he became upset that the 43 year old had parked to close to the car of the suspect's wife. Last Updated on Monday, 07 January 2013 12:53Read more: Man Arrested For Pointing Gun During Parking Dispute