Child Rescued From Under Boulders

The Campbell County Fire Department responded to the following incidents on March 28, 2017  At 5:21 p.m. to S. Highway 59 for an emergency medical response.  Upon fire department arrival, the patient was deceased. At 7:50 p.m. to 204 Fairway Drive for the report of a child trapped underneath several large boulders.  Fire department personnel […]

Bear, Lion, and Wolf Seminars Teach Safety

Press Release – Would you know how to react if you were hiking in the Bighorn Mountains and you suddenly came upon a mountain lion or if you were camping and a black bear wandered into your camp? How about if you encountered a wolf or grizzly bear while hiking in Yellowstone National Park? If you’re […]

Governor Expressed Support for Trump’s Executive Order

Press Release — Governor Mead expressed appreciation today for President Trumps’ executive order supporting domestic energy independence. The executive order calls on federal agencies to identify all rules, regulations, policies and guidance documents that stand in the way of energy production.  “Wyoming has been at the front of the fight for coal and better research on […]

Campbell County Health named to Top 20 Rural Community Hospital list

Press Release – Campbell County Health’s Campbell County Memorial Hospital (CCMH) was recently named one of the Top 20 Rural Community Hospitals in the country. The Top 20 Rural Community Hospitals, including CCMH, scored best among Prospective Payment System hospitals on iVantage Health Analytics’ Hospital Strength Index™. The rankings were recently announced by the National Rural […]

WMA Statement on President Trump’s Energy Independence Executive Order

Press Release –Wyoming Mining Association (WMA) Executive Director Travis Deti issued the following statement in anticipation of President Donald Trump’s executive order shifting American energy policy. “We are obviously pleased with these actions.  A main policy goal of the previous Administration was the elimination of coal-fired power generation in this country.  This would have been devastating […]

Forest Service invites the public to help identify priority trail maintenance

Press Release – The Forest Service is inviting the public to help identify trails that will be part of a Forest Service effort with partners and volunteers to increase the pace of trail maintenance. Nationwide, the Forest Service will select nine to 15 priority areas among its nine regions where a backlog in trail maintenance contributes […]

Gallery Show, Artist Christopher Amend

Press Release – Please join the CAM-PLEX Heritage Center Gallery staff for Christopher Amends’ “What Visions May Come”, on Thursday, April 13th 5:00-7:00 PM for a free artist reception. The show will be displayed April 3rd through May 26th 2017. Artist Statement, Christopher Amend: “In my work as an artist, I use conventions of traditional […]

Veterns Welcome Home in Rozet

Press Release – Rozet School has been an annual event for the past 7 years, attracting many members form our community. Members of the VFW and American Legion Honor guards march in with flags while the audience stands to respect the American Flag. After posting the colors the program starts with an introduction by the […]

Pinnacle Bank Recognized by USDA

Press Release – USDA Rural Development of Wyoming recently published their Top Ten List of Guaranteed Rural Housing (GRH) Lenders list for 2016. Pinnacle Bank is pleased to announce they were the third largest Wyoming rural development lender, lending more than $11 million dollars with the loan program. The GRH loan program is a program […]

Man Tased After Reaching Towards Firearms

While trying to make contact with a suspect with an active warrant for Probation Revocation, the Gillette Police Department set up a perimeter around NAPA Auto Parts yesterday. Gillette Police Lieutenant Chuck Deaton said the incident happened about 10:00 a.m. Deaton said 41-year-old Mark Collins was located in a vehicle. The vehicle was again located at NAPA. […]