Local News
The City of Gillette releases its 2014 Citizen Survey. City of Gillette residents have been surveyed every year since 1977 on topics regarding quality of life and infrastructure, such as public safety, traffic, and customer service.

Overall, the survey indicates that Gillette residents continue to be satisfied with the Police Department, Fire Department, and EMS service, as well as continued
Campbell County School District is pleased to offer “Ready! For Kindergarten” classes for parents of 4- and 5-year-old children who will be entering kindergarten in the fall of 2015 and for parents of 3- and 4-year-olds who will enter kindergarten in the fall of 2016. The FREE classes will be held at 6 p.m. on February 3, 10, and 17 at the Lakeway Learning Center, 525 West Lakeway. To
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a hit and run that occurred at the intersection of Recluse Road and Greenough Road on the evening of January 16 or the early morning hours of January 17, 2015. During this time frame unknown suspect(s) crashed a Ford F-150 pickup truck through a fence at this intersection. The driver of the vehicle is also suspected in the destruction of an
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect or suspect vehicle observed shooting at a herd of elk yesterday. South Gillette Game Warden Dustin Kirsch said the incident reportedly happened at 4:30 pm on January 28th. The shooting was reported on the Mackey Road in the Rochelle Hills area.

The vehicle is described as a black Ford SUV possibly
This morning about 3:22 am the Campbell County Sheriff's Office responded to a fatal vehicle accident on Adon Road. The crash happened about 6 miles north of I-90. A 37-year-old man was found deceased on scene of an apparent head injury. Investigators believe the man was traveling north on Adon Rd when his white 2001 Dodge pickup entered the ditch and rolled. The man was not wearing his
State News
Press Release – U.S. Senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso, both R-Wyo., recently joined 33 of their Republican colleagues in introducing a bill that would preserve free speech and prevent the IRS from targeting politically aligned groups. The effort is led by Senators Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and Pat Roberts, R-Kan.
 
The Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act would protect
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect or suspect vehicle observed shooting at a herd of elk yesterday. South Gillette Game Warden Dustin Kirsch said the incident reportedly happened at 4:30 pm on January 28th. The shooting was reported on the Mackey Road in the Rochelle Hills area.

The vehicle is described as a black Ford SUV possibly
Press Release - A single vehicle rollover resulted in the death of 22 year old Kaleb L. Matthiesen of Gillette, Wyoming this morning. The crash occurred at mile post 66.5 on Interstate 90 eight miles east of Buffalo at approximately 7:25 a.m.
 

Mr. Matthiesen was traveling west in a 1996 Nissan Pathfinder when the vehicle failed to negotiate a curve and left the roadway
Press Release – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., believes Wyoming airports should remain a viable travel option. He introduced legislation recently that would help guarantee small airports access to critical funds for important safety enhancements, e
Last Friday, Colonel John Butler appointed Trooper Randy Starkey, a seven year Patrol veteran stationed in Lusk, as the new Academy Coordinator Sergeant for the Patrol. Sergeant Starkey takes over the position for recently promoted Lieutenant Chris Schell who now supervises the Casper area road division.

Sergeant Starkey will be responsible for coordinating, facilitating and supervising the
Regional News
Press Release – U.S. Senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso, both R-Wyo., recently joined 33 of their Republican colleagues in introducing a bill that would preserve free speech and prevent the IRS from targeting politically aligned groups. The effort is led by Senators Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., and Pat Roberts, R-Kan.
 
The Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act would protect
Washington, D.C.  – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee, issued the following statement in regard to the president’s State of the Union speech.

“What we’re hearing from the president isn’t new. It’s a rehash of the same message he defaults to when he’s in campaign mode and doesn’t want to address the
Sundance, WY - The Forest Service proposes to designate a new motorized trail on Bearlodge Ranger District, Black Hills National Forest, north of Sundance, Wyoming.
 
Reuter Motorized Trail would provide a route for off-highway vehicles (OHVs) from Reuter Trailhead and Campground to the larger OHV trail system. Officials said that by eliminating the need for OHVs to use Warren Peak
Press Release – The Senate Finance Committee announced the launch of five separate bipartisan Tax Working Groups to spur congressional comprehensive tax reform efforts in the 114th Congress. U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., will co-chair the working group focusing on reforms to individual income taxes.  
 
According to Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) High Plains District will burn slash piles this winter, contingent upon fuel moisture and weather conditions. 

The prescribed burning will dispose of slash piles created from forest health, wildlife habitat improvement and fuels reduction treatments.  Project areas include:

Parks Wildland Urban Interface (WUI):  Slash piles created during
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