Local News
Campbell County School District would like to thank the Gillette Energy Rotary for their generous donation of Boots for Kids vouchers. The Rotary donated one hundred and six vouchers that can be redeemed at Payless Shoes in Gillette for a pair of boots ju
GILLETTE, WY - The United Way of Campbell County announces the selection of Spring Wilkins as its new Executive Director. Spring fills the vacancy created by Roxann Backer’s departure in September. Spring has experience volunteering and working in
Oct. 27, 2016 – Today, WyoLottoTM announced the appointment of Regina “Gina” Monk as the newest member of the 2016 Board of Directors. The Board consists of nine members who oversee the Wyoming Lottery Corp
Press Release - Go back to college for a day – minus the tests, stress and homework – with three professors from Gillette College and the University of Wyoming who will enlighten and entertain with lectures during Saturday University: The Fre
CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Matt Mead has selected Paul Phillips as Circuit Court Judge for the Sixth Judicial District in Campbell County. Phillips fills the vacancy created by Judge Terrill Tharp’s retirement effective January 1, 2017. 
State News
Devils Tower National Monument will implement a prescribed burn this fall as conditions permit.  Fire management officials from the Northern Great Plains Fire Office and Devils Tower National Monument plan to burn 120 acres of the Graham Unit wi
A fatal crash north of Kaycee, Wyoming has resulted in the death of 54 year old Kaycee resident Stuart Gosney. The crash occurred on October 3rd at 4:48 p.m. near mile post 259 on Wyoming State Highway 196 approximately five miles north of Kaycee. 
CHEYENNE, Wyo. – The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced Park County has been designated a primary natural disaster area due to drought. Governor Matt Mead received a letter from USDA Secretary Thomas Vilsack notifying him of USDA’s
CHEYENNE, WY - Just in time for Halloween, the Wyoming Office of Tourism has identified five of the most spine-tingling attractions in the state. From prisons to theaters, these places are guaranteed to give visitors the chills.   History of the A
Due to cooler and wetter weather conditions across eastern Wyoming, the Bureau of Land Management is lifting partial fire restrictions for BLM administered public land in Sheridan, Johnson, Campbell, Natrona, Converse, Platte, Goshen, Crook, Weston and Ni
Regional News
Rapid City, SD, & Sundance, WY, September 29, 2016 – Black Hills National Forest Central Zone Fire is planning to ignite 345 acres on the Whaley project on Monday October 3, weather permitting.   This project is located approximately 1.25 m
Wall, SD: The National Grasslands Visitor Center (NGVC) has seen a record breaking year this summer with visitation. More people than ever are stopping by to learn about the twenty National Grasslands and one National Tallgrass Prairie represented at the
Custer, SD —The Black Hills National Forest and its campground concessionaire, Forest Recreation Management, Inc. (FRM) will hold their 12th annual Experience the Outdoors (ETO) day at Horsethief Lake Campground, west of Mount Rushmore on Hwy. 244,
Custer, SD — 2016 marks the 50th Anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 signed by President Johnson which established the legal framework and incentives to preserve historic buildings, landscapes and archeology.   Today,
Press Release - South Dakota Wildland Fire Division and the Black Hills National Forest would like to remind the public about fire safety during the 76th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
Fire danger for the Black Hills and Prairie areas can be found at http://gacc.nifc.gov/rmcc/dispatch_centers/r2gpc/currentfiredanger.htm
To minimize human-caused wildfires, please consider the
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