Press Release - The Rockpile Museum Association invites the public to join them on Saturday, July 30, 2016 for a summer hike at Pumpkin Buttes. This year we plan to hike around and on North Butte. Bring a picnic blanket or camp chair, insect repellent, sun screen, a canteen, a hat, your hiking boots, and anything else to make yourself comfortable and protect yourself as we will be outside the
Press Release – Today the Department of the Interior released final regulations aimed at increasing royalty fees paid on the extraction of oil, natural gas and coal from public lands. U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., released the following statement in response:
“These regulations are a sham designed by the Obama Administration in order to raise prices and put coal, oil
(Press Release) Washington, D.C. (June 30, 2016) –Today the Department of the Interior released the final rule for assessing the value of the coal, oil, and natural gas produced on federal and tribal lands. The new regulations, combined with other
Press Release - A fatal crash west of Rock Springs, Wyoming on June 28th has resulted in the death of Heather Fletcher, an eight year old girl from Rock Springs. The crash occurred at 12:40 p.m. on the 28th near mile post 97 on Interstate 80 approximately five miles west of Rock Springs.
Heather Fletcher was a passenger in a 1996 Ford Explorer that was being driven by her father
Press Release - The City of Gillette Online Utility Billing and Pay-By-Phone services will go offline tonight at 5:00 p.m. These services will remain offline until 8:00 a.m. on Friday, July 1st. This outage will also affect non-emergency requests submitted through Citizen Self Service (CSS).
The reason for this outage is to allow the Finance Department to balance the utility billing accounts
Press Release - Even before opening the doors for business, Dr. David Porter, Synergy Dental Center, is giving back to the community in a big way. The new office doors are opened for the Gillette Junior Football League to provide the best quality mouth guards available to protect against injury.
Each child enrolled for Junior Football this Fall, accompanied by a parent or guardian can
Prince Rogers Nelson "Prince" died in Minnesota this morning. No report of a cause has been released yet.
Artists such as Prince have had an impact across many genres and country music was not spared from this. Prince played a role in...
Washakie County School Board District #1 was in regular session on Monday night, June 27 in the Central Office. A lot of kids from the Elementary Schools, the Worland Middle School and Worland High School were recognized for earning perfect attendance during the 2015-16 school year, Saydria Russell, Emily Keller, Haley Schneider, Casey Wassum and Hannah Ozmon were honored for taking 3A All-State
The 12th Annual Thermopolis Cowboy Rendezvous PRCA Rodeo had a very good turnout on Friday night, June 24 and Saturday night, June 25 at the Hot Springs County Fairgrounds. People traveled near and far from a number of different states to compete in the two night event. Justin Miller of Billings, Montana and Weston Garrett of Gillette split 1st and 2nd in Bareback Riding with a score of 76,
A power pole was destroyed by a fire about 6 ½ miles south of Worland west of Lane 16 past the ag fields along the canal just before 8pm on Wednesday night, June 22. According to Worland Fire Chief Chris Kocher, an individual was burning a pile of weeds which scorched ½ an acre and the blaze got out of control burning the power pole. The Worland Fire Department was on site for two
The Worland City Council was in regular session on Tuesday night, June 21 in the City Hall Chambers. The Council approved resolution 2016-2 consisting of the 3rd Reading of the upcoming 2016-17 fiscal year budget of $12,272,603. City Clerk and Treasurer Tracy Glanz stated that the increase in sanitation and capital projects is one of the reasons why the budget is up by over $1.1 million
Should Grizzlies be Delisted from the Endangered Species List?