2017 Law Enforcement Torch Run

Press Release – The 2017 Law Enforcement Torch Run will be Monday, May 15th at 10:00 a.m. The Torch Run is used to raise funds and awareness for the Special Olympics, and represents the largest grassroots fundraising effort for that group. Each year members of the Gillette Police Department and Campbell County Sheriff’s Office participate […]

Emergency at Gillette-Campbell County Airport

At approximately 11:48 a.m. a Cessna 210 made a gear-up landing at the Gillette-Campbell County airport.  The pilot and passenger were uninjured.  The control tower through the airport’s emergency alert system, notified the Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) personnel and 911.  ARFF personnel responded and were on scene at 12:01.  County fire, EMS, SO […]

Linked to Mice, Hantavirus Remains a Health Threat

Press Release – When mice get into closed locations and leave droppings behind, hantavirus infection remains a potentially deadly health threat, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). “Hantavirus can be dangerous for people and is sometimes fatal in the cases we see,” said Katie Bryan, surveillance epidemiologist with WDH. “If people are going […]

Volunteers for a Disaster Drill Needed

Press Release – Campbell County Health (CCH) and several other organizations are preparing for a community-wide Emergency Preparedness Disaster drill to be held in June 2017 and are looking for members of the community to participate. Volunteers would pose as victims or distraught family members of a victim. Approximately three hours on one evening is requested […]

CCSD: Board of Trustees Application Process

Press Release – Campbell County School District Board of Trustees is searching for a Campbell County resident to fill an unexpired term. Anyone interested in serving should submit a resume and letter of interest providing information about yourself and why you are interested in serving as a Campbell County School Board Trustee. Resume and letter […]

Senior Center Health Fair Scheduled for April 18 and 21

Press Release —The Campbell County Senior Center hosts a Senior Blood Draw and Health Fair on April 18 and 21. The event is open to all seniors in the community. Pre-draws take place on Tuesday, April 18 from 6-9 am at the Senior Center, 701 Stocktrail Ave. Campbell County Health Wellness Services is offering more than 10 different profiles for seniors […]

40-year-old Man Killed In Thurs Rollover

At 6:02 PM on April 13, emergency responders were dispatched to OR Road in the Westover area.  Gillette Police Lieutenant Chuck Deaton said it was reported that a 40-year-old man was not breathing after a single vehicle rollover. The man was a passenger in the vehicle and was not wearing his seatbelt. He was thrown […]

DCI Press Release: Drug Trafficking Organization Arrests

PRESS RELEASE: Between February 20, 2017 and April 11, 2017, the below listed individuals were charged and arrested  for their involvement in a drug trafficking organization that was involved in the supply, transport and distribution of methamphetamine in southeastern Montana and Sheridan County, Wyoming: Ivan T. GORZALKA, Sheridan, WY:  GORZALKA was indicted by a Federal […]