Campbell County Memorial Hospital has initiated visiting restrictions due to a recent rise in cases of influenza within the community. The Maternal Child and Labor & Delivery units at the hospital have restricted visiting to the mother’s spouse or significant other and two additional visitors at any one time. Children under 12 years old are not permitted to visit. All visitors must wash their hands and wear a mask while visiting in the patient’s room. Visiting in Labor & Delivery is always limited to three, including the mother’s spouse or significant other. Last Updated on Thursday, 29 November 2012 06:08 Read more: CCMH Restricts Visiting Due to Influenza
The search for Matthew Ahrens (37), Trista Meyer (34), and her daughter, Shyann Lenz (9), all of Gillette, continues today. The three were on a flight scheduled to arrive in Gillette the evening of November 25th. http://www.basinsradio.com/index.php/news/local/281-plane-to-gillette-missing
Shyann's father Marc Lenz said this morning (11-28-12) that the search has resumed after darkness halted it Tuesday night. Lenz says the search continues in Utah near Price, and the Civil Air-patrol in Wyoming has also launched aircraft to help in the search the Casper area.
Lenz said this morning that there had still been no sign of the three or the plane. He remains hopeful that the plane was set down in a secluded area and that the three will soon be found uninjured. Lenz is pleading for ranchers, farmers, truck drivers and others throughout the two states to remain vigilant for any sign at all of the missing plane or his loved ones. Last Updated on Thursday, 29 November 2012 06:17Read more: Search Continues/Candlelight Vigil Tonight
GILLETTE, WY – Campbell County Memorial Hospital CEO Bob Morasko will transition to a consulting role on December 31, 2012. The hospital and Mr. Morasko mutually agreed to an amended employment agreement in October, according to Interim Board of Trustees Chair Nancy Tarver. Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 November 2012 12:14 Read more: CCMH CEO to Transition to Consulting Role
The search for Matthew Ahrens (37), Trista Meyer (34), and her daughter, Shyann Lenz (9), all of Gillette, has been halted do to darkness. The three were on a flight scheduled to arrive in Gillette the evening of November 25th. Shyann's father Marc Lenz said this evening (11-27-12) that the search will resume at first light on Wednesday. Marc Lenz wishes to express his gratitude to all who are doing what the can to find his loved ones.Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 November 2012 08:17 Read more: Search For Missing Flight Will Resume At First Light
At about 4 pm on November 26th, a 42 year old man contacted Campbell County Sheriff’s Office to report an overdue plane that was supposed to arrive in Gillette at 5 pm on the 25th. Believed to have been on board was the man’s 9 year old female child and a 34 year old female. The plane is believed to have been flown and owned by a 37 year old male. Under Sheriff Scott Matheny said they had left to go to California to visit the pilot's parents for Thanksgiving, they were on return flight when the plane was reported missing. The last contact with the plane is that it left Fillmore, Utah sometime after 12:30 pm on November 25th. Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 November 2012 15:05Read more: Flight to Gillette Missing
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a destruction of property that occurred during the evening hours of 11/16/2012, or the early morning hours of 11/17/2012. Two vehicles that were parked overnight at Jakes Tavern were intentionally damaged. Last Updated on Monday, 26 November 2012 11:27 Read more: Crime Stoppers--Destruction of Property
Gillette, WY [November 20, 2012] - At last night's City Council meeting, the city of Gillette announced its endorsement and participation in the third annual Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday, which falls between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, is a day to support the local businesses that create jobs, boost the economy and preserve neighborhoods around the country.
Read more: Mayor proclaims Saturday, November 24th as Small Business Saturday
"Our locally owned small businesses are vital to Gillette, and I encourage everyone to shop locally as much as possible," said Mayor Murphy. Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 November 2012 06:07