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Antics—Sneaker Suites is a performance collaboration between Antics and story architect Mark Gonzales. Sneakers represent both empowerment and exploitation and Sneaker Suites unravels the complexities of this symbolism through an intersection of hip-hop dance forms and the text of provocative poetry. The pieces in Sneaker Suites search for the complex truths between sneakers’
Information From Gillette City Hall - The Gillette Police Department is assisting the Campbell County Sheriff's Office in locating a high school age student that has made suicidal statements. As a result, North and South campus are taking necessary precautions. There is no information that the student is at either location. We will update you as information becomes
Press Release – Governor Matt Mead is extremely pleased that the U.S. Supreme Court granted a stay of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan. Wyoming joined West Virginia and numerous other states in seeking a stay from the Court. The Court ruled 5-4 today to impose a stay.

“This is a big win for Wyoming and the nation,” said Governor Mead. “It
Press Release - Campbell County School district is pleased to announce a friendly but competitive art competition to create the logo design for Thunder Basin High School. We are asking teachers, students, and artists from the public to participate. The winner of the competition will receive a $100 dollar cash prize, second place a $50 cash award, and third place will receive $25 cash
Press Release - Crime Stoppers needs your help locating the person who broke the passenger side window and mirror on a white pickup truck parked in the parking lot at Wilson Welding, at the intersection of Highway 14/16 and Hays Drive sometime between Friday evening, February 5, 2016 and Monday morning, February 9, 2016.

If you have information that can solve this or any other crime please
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Press Release – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging college students and recent graduates to apply for a summer internship in his Washington, D.C. office. The deadline for summer applications is April 1.
“Past interns gained valuable work experience and created friendships and memories that lasted far beyond their time in my office,” Enzi said. “I encourage
Wyoming Highway Patrol Trooper Rodney Miears returned back to full duty today (Feb. 10th) after recovering from injuries sustained in a two vehicle crash back on June 15th, 2015. 

Trooper Miears was traveling east on US 14/16/20 near mile post 33 at the entrance of the Yellowstone Valley Inn west of Cody, Wyoming when at 2:11 p.m. a westbound commercial truck with trailer had
Press Release – Governor Matt Mead is extremely pleased that the U.S. Supreme Court granted a stay of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan. Wyoming joined West Virginia and numerous other states in seeking a stay from the Court. The Court ruled 5-4 today to impose a stay.

“This is a big win for Wyoming and the nation,” said Governor Mead. “It
Press Release - Severe winter weather and multiple crashes resulted in a road closure in both directions on Interstate 80 between Cheyenne and Laramie on Saturday (Feb. 6th) resulting in motorists becoming stranded behind the crashes. The first crash occurred around 2:20 p.m. near mile post 340 eastbound, approximately 20 miles west of Cheyenne, when a commercial truck crashed into a WYDOT
Press Release – Alex Richard Ascherin, a Wyoming inmate, died Friday, February 5, 2016 at the Wyoming State Penitentiary in Rawlins, Wyoming from an alleged suicide. The incident is under investigation by the Wyoming Department of Corrections in conjunction with the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office and Carbon County Coroner.

Ascherin was sentenced on November 19, 2015, by
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Press Release – Alex Richard Ascherin, a Wyoming inmate, died Friday, February 5, 2016 at the Wyoming State Penitentiary in Rawlins, Wyoming from an alleged suicide. The incident is under investigation by the Wyoming Department of Corrections in conjunction with the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office and Carbon County Coroner.

Ascherin was sentenced on November 19, 2015, by
Press Release – Black Hills National Forest Central Zone Fire is planning to ignite a prescribed fire, Wednesday January 13, 2016.
 
A 94 acre section of the Whaley project will be implemented as conditions allow.  This project is located approximately 1.5 miles north east of Hill City, SD.
 
Weather conditions will be monitored closely to assure prescribed fire
Press Release – Devils Tower National Monument will celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and join over 400 national park units across the country with free entry into the Monument on Monday, January 18, 2016.

Our national parks hold special experiences for everyone—hardcore hikers and campers and people who like to explore history, take a leisure nature walk, or simply pack a
Press Release (1-6-15) – The United States Congress, through the budget reconciliation process, has passed the most comprehensive and far-reaching repeal of Obamacare to reach the president’s desk. The Senate approved the legislation last month, and the House is expected to approve it later today. 
 
“Once the House approves this bill, Congress will have passed the
Press Release – Today, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) released the following statement regarding President Obama’s announcement of new executive action on guns.
 
“Every day across Wyoming, we responsibly exercise our right to keep and bear arms. The last thing we need is for the president to infringe on our constitutional right to protect our homes and
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