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SourceGas Release:
 
SourceGas experienced a service disruption this evening affecting 142 customers in the Indian Hills area in east central Gillette. This requires us to turn off gas service temporarily while we manage this situation safely.
 
SourceGas has crews on hand now, turning off natural service in the affected area. We expect to begin relighting customers’
Press Release -  On May 29th, a WyDOT contractor, Hardrives Construction, will begin a Crack Sealing project on Highway 59 south of Gillette from Mile Marker 96 – Mile Marker 102. It will basically begin at the end of the 5 lane section just south of Gillette and continue 6 miles. 

Motorists can expect traffic control operations including flagging operation and a pilot
Press Release: The Campbell County Fire Department responded to the following incidents: May 28, 2015
 
At 11:47 a.m. to 904 Country Club Rd. (Candlewood Suites) for an automatic fire alarm. Firefighters arrived on scene and reported moderate smoke in the first floor of the hotel. The smoke was a result of a cooking fire in Rm 124 that was extinguished by a hotel maintenance person
Press Release - The Powder River Rousta Bout It Betties take on the Wild West Wreckers from Sheridan in a fundraising roller derby bout where the proceeds benefit Fur Kids Foundation. Enjoy a night of hard hitting, fast-action, girl on girl roller derby on Saturday, May 30 at 6 pm at the Rockpile Ice Arena, 121 4-J Rd. This is the second fundraising bout the Betties have hosted for Fur Kids
Be a part of northeast Wyoming’s biggest free garden event of the year. Gillette’s 7th Annual Garden and Landscape Educational Expo is this Saturday, May 30th, at the Gillette College Tech Center from 9am til 4. Keynote speaker Shawna Coronado is an author, blogger, photographer and gardening enthusiast. She will be presenting two classes on green living and organic gardening;
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Press Release -  On May 29th, a WyDOT contractor, Hardrives Construction, will begin a Crack Sealing project on Highway 59 south of Gillette from Mile Marker 96 – Mile Marker 102. It will basically begin at the end of the 5 lane section just south of Gillette and continue 6 miles. 

Motorists can expect traffic control operations including flagging operation and a pilot
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging Wyoming students who will be juniors in high school to apply to be a Senate page for the fall session in Washington, DC.  There are a total of 30 page positions in the United States Senate each session and Senator Enzi is fortunate to have the opportunity to sponsor a young adult from Wyoming to serve in one of these
Press Release – Today, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) released the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) release of the final “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule.
 
“Instead of reaching a reasonable solution, today the EPA has ignored millions of Americans and taken more control over private land in our country.
Press Release - With Wyoming’s warmer months expected, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is reminding residents to avoid mosquitos and ticks when spending time outdoors because these insects can carry potentially serious diseases.
 
Mosquitos spread West Nile virus (WNV) when they feed on infected birds and then bite people, animals and other birds.  In Wyoming, diseases
Press Release – Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy called Governor Mead to announce that she is signing the controversial Waters of the United States rule. Wyoming, along with a number of other states, asked McCarthy to work on concerns with the rule. Consultation with governors is required under the Clean Water Act.

"I am disappointed at the lack of
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Press Release – Today, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) released the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) release of the final “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule.
 
“Instead of reaching a reasonable solution, today the EPA has ignored millions of Americans and taken more control over private land in our country.
Press Release - With Wyoming’s warmer months expected, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is reminding residents to avoid mosquitos and ticks when spending time outdoors because these insects can carry potentially serious diseases.
 
Mosquitos spread West Nile virus (WNV) when they feed on infected birds and then bite people, animals and other birds.  In Wyoming, diseases
Press Release – Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy called Governor Mead to announce that she is signing the controversial Waters of the United States rule. Wyoming, along with a number of other states, asked McCarthy to work on concerns with the rule. Consultation with governors is required under the Clean Water Act.

"I am disappointed at the lack of
Press Release – Due to wet conditions and forecasts predicting additional precipitation, some seasonally closed roads on the Black Hills National Forest will remain closed through the holiday weekend.
 
The areas listed below are seasonally closed for big game winter range, and will remain closed to motorized vehicles until roads dry out:
 

Black Hawk area north of Rolling
Press Release – Recently U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., joined Senator Roy Blunt, R- Mo., in introducing legislation which would prohibit the federal government from requiring Americans to disclose their race or ethnicity in connection with the purchase of a firearm. In 2014, it was reported that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) implemented a change to Form
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