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Gillette, WY—Campbell County Health has established a team of physicians, infection prevention specialists, clinical staff and administration to prepare for the care of a potential Ebola patient. The physician leaders include Dr. Roberta Moro, Board Certified in Infectious Disease and Medical Director of Infection Prevention; Dr. Robert Neuwirth, Director of the Hospitalist Program and
On October 16, 2014, following a two day jury trial, Steven Vaught (age 53) was found guilty of two counts of Sexual Assault in the First Degree and one count of Kidnapping. A press release from the Campbell County Attorney’s Office says a jury, consisting of two men and ten women, deliberated for approximately 3 hours.

According to court documents, Vaught had told the victim during the
Press Release - Charlie Daniels is partly Western and partly Southern. His signature “bullrider” hat and belt buckle, his lifestyle on the Twin Pines Ranch (a boyhood dream come true), his love of horses, cowboy lore and the heroes of championship rodeo, Western movies, and Louis L'Amour novels, identify him as a Westerner. The son of a lumberjack and a Southerner by
GILLETTE - In celebration of Celebrate Pro Bono Week, Legal Aid of Wyoming announced it will host Law Night on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m., and on Thursday, October 23, 2014, from 7:00 - 8:45 p.m. at the Gillette Public Library located at 2101 S. 4-J Road in Gillette, Wyoming. These will both take place in Pioneer Room 1.
 
Law Night is a free legal clinic that will
Press Release - Gillette Brewing Company is (once again) calling all the single ladies and men of Gillette on Wednesday November 12th for their first ever Speed Dating. Our first event had to be rescheduled so here we go again! GBCO knows it can be difficult to meet Mr. Wonderful or Mrs. Right and we want to help.

Social hour begins at 6 p.m. followed by the chance to meet the future
State News

October 16th at approximately 1340 hours a school bus belonging to Shoshone Arapaho Head Start was southbound on WY 132 in Fremont County on the Wind River Indian Reservation. The school bus left the roadway on the right side of a left hand curve for an unknown reason, the driver steered the bus back onto the road, over-corrected, and the bus rolled 1 1/4 times coming to rest in the
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging college students and graduates to apply for an internship in his Washington, D.C. office this spring. The deadline for applications is November 6.

           The internship offers experience in the direct operations of our nation’s government. Interns have the ability
Sheridan – It has happened all too often this fall in the Sheridan Region. First, it was three mule deer bucks on a ranch north of Dayton, then an elk shot from the road west of Burgess Junction; and now it’s two young bull moose west of Buffalo.

            The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is seeking information about the
Laramie, Wyo. - The Merlin Ranch, owned by Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon and his wife Jennie, is a gold sponsor of the Wyoming Women's Antelope Hunt. 

Jennie Gordon will be one of 36 women hunters as they participate in this charity hunt and additional activities to raise funds for the Wyoming Women's Foundation (WYWF). The funds will help WYWF improve the economic
CHEYENNE, Wyo. –  The State of Wyoming, through the Attorney General, filed its opening brief in the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals challenging the EPA’s attempt to expand the boundaries of the Wind River Indian Reservation (WRIR). The State’s brief points to the EPA’s use of incomplete facts and faulty legal conclusions to justify its decision. The State asked
Regional News
Press Release - The blizzard last October showed how a major winter storm can affect every person in a large area. The storm brought heavy snow, strong winds, and cold temperatures that blocked roads and caused widespread power outages. Without essential supplies and services, many residents were forced to be totally self-sufficient for a week or more.

As the winter season approaches, the
CHEYENNE – A ruling today by a federal district court judge in Washington, D.C. continues the suspension of gray wolf hunting in Wyoming. After two years of hunting, U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled on Sept. 23 that Wyoming’s plan was not legally sufficient to support the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s 2012 rule allowing limited take of gray
Custer, SD– Fall colors are showing up all over the Black Hills and the Forest Service encourages you to get outdoors and enjoy one of nature’s most spectacular seasons.
“The best viewing for Fall colors on the Forest is usually late September to early October,” said Scott Jacobson, Public Affairs Officer, Black Hills National Forest. “The aspen, birch and oak are
Press Release - On September 26th, two juvenile runaways from Colorado were arrested by a Wyoming State Trooper for a string of vehicle thefts from Colorado and Wyoming. A stolen vehicle report was received from Jackson, Wyoming to look for a stolen GMC pickup truck. While Deputies from the Fremont County Sheriff's Office and Troopers from Patrol were looking for the pickup in the Dubois
Sundance, Wyoming, - Black Hills National Forest North Zone Fire is planning to ignite, the Sleez prescribed, September 26, 1.5 miles northwest of Warren Peak Lookout.
 
The 124 acre Sleez project unit is located in the Whitelaw and Beaver Creek drainages in the Bearlodge Mountains.
 
Resources include one dozer, multiple fire engines and crews.
 
More prescribed fire is also
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