Pooch Plunge Canceled Over Illness Concerns

Press Release —The health and happiness of your pet, and even you/your family, is of utmost importance to Fur Kids Foundation. As many are aware, on August 8, 2018, Animal Medical Center of Wyoming (AMC) posted on social media about a possible Canine Upper Respiratory Disease Outbreak in Gillette, Wyoming with vaccinated dogs. That night, […]

Campbell County Opinion Editorial

Press Release – There is no doubt Campbell County is a unique county. Few counties across the nation are as profoundly impacted by the federal government as Campbell County is. Federal policy impacts coal, oil and gas leases, extraction and remediation. Federal policies also affect private landowners in some unusual ways. The National Historic Preservation Act […]

Wyoming delegation criticizes Department of Defense plan to remove war memorial

Press Release – U.S. Senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso and Congresswoman Liz Cheney, all R-Wyo., voiced their strong disapproval of the Department of Defense’s plan to move the Bells of Balangiga memorial from F.E. Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne to the Philippines. Defense Secretary James Mattis began the steps of transferring the bells after […]

3rd Primary Election Candidates’ Forum Available Online

Press Release – The online archive of the Wednesday, August 8th Campbell County League of Women Voters Candidates’ Forum is now available for on-demand viewing. This forum featured the following races: Wednesday, August 8th Forum County Coroner Clerk of District Court County Treasurer County Commissioners We would like to thank all of the candidates for […]

Social Security Scam Call Alert

Lieutenant Chuck Deaton with the Gillette Police Department is alerting the public of a phone scam impacting the area. He said individuals posing as Social Security Administration staff are attempting to get social security numbers and threatening arrest if refused. Do not give out your personal information over the telephone and contact local law enforcement is assistance if […]

BLM issues fire restrictions in Sheridan and Campbell Counties

Press Release – Due to dry conditions and high fire danger, the Bureau of Land Management Buffalo Field Office is implementing Stage 1 fire restrictions for all BLM-administered public lands within the boundaries of Campbell and Sheridan Counties, beginning August 10, 2018. The BLM urges visitors to these public lands to adhere to the restrictions, in […]

JR Fox Named Interim Chief

At Wednesday night’s Campbell County Fire Board meeting, JR Fox was named interim fire chief. Dale Izatt was also named as a strong candidate. Board chairman Del Shelstad would not comment any further on the resignation of former chief Bill Shank last week, saying it was a personnel issue. He said more info on a official chief […]

Moose Capture

Press Release – Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials immobilized and fitted a cow moose with a GPS collar Tuesday morning above Park Reservoir. The immobilization and capture effort is part of an ongoing, multi-year study of moose in the Bighorn Mountains to monitor population dynamics and seasonal habitat use. A total of 60 cow […]

2nd Primary Election Candidates’ Forum Available Online

Press Release – The online archive of the Monday, August 6th Campbell County League of Women Voters Candidates’ Forum is now available for on-demand viewing. This forum featured the following races: Wednesday, August 1st Forum State Senate District 01 State Senate District 23 State House of Representative District #52 City Council Ward 1 (2-year term) […]