This morning about 8:45, the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office released information to the local media on an early morning mine accident at Black Thunder. This morning’s update from Campbell County Sheriff Bill Pownall was that one individual was killed, and one was transported to the hospital after an accident occurred about 1:30 in the morning. Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 11:08Read more: Authorities Release Information On Fatal Mine Accident
This morning (8-16-13) Campbell County Sheriff Bill Pownall gave a short update on the Missing Persons Case of Shannon Nicole McIntyre McClure, age 23 of Northern Campbell County. The last reported sighting of McClure was June 15th 2013 in Sheridan. Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 11:08Read more: Sheriff’s Office Still Investigating Case Of Missing Woman
On August 14, 2013, Gregory Hawes was found guilty of one count of Kidnapping and one count of Felony Stalking. The jury returned a not guilty verdict on the count of Aggravated Assault. The jury, consist of nine women and three men, deliberated for approximately six hours. Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 14:25Read more: Campbell County Man Found Guilty Of Kidnapping
CHEYENNE – Each year, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department recognizes as Landowners of the Year those who have made exemplary efforts related to wildlife management and habitat improvement on private land. These landowners, through their conservation efforts and by allowing access, have contributed to the effective management of wildlife on public and private land. Recipients demonstrate ethical use and stewardship of Wyoming’s natural resources. Last Updated on Monday, 12 August 2013 21:55Read more: Fieldgrove Ranch Near Buffalo Honored
The City of Gillette Utilities Department and Engineering Division announce updates to road construction projects.
A warning about Traffic Control: The City of Gillette encourages all drivers to observe and obey traffic control in and around construction sites. Traffic control is put in place for the safety of the construction crews and to maintain the integrity of the worksite. If you ignore traffic control and drive into a construction site, you are putting the lives of construction crews at risk, and you may also be held liable for any damage to the worksite caused by your vehicle. Last Updated on Monday, 12 August 2013 11:17Read more: Please observe Traffic Control at Construction Sites
The newest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s popular Images of America series is Coal in Campbell County from local author Mary Kelley and the Campbell County Rockpile Museum. The book boasts more than 200 vintage images of the coal industry in this Wyoming county. Last Updated on Thursday, 08 August 2013 11:02Read more: Coal in Campbell County Book Signing
Organizers of this year’s Campbell County Fair are considering it a big success, event organizer Bobby Jo Healed, would like to thank those who helped. Last Updated on Thursday, 08 August 2013 10:50Read more: Community Thanked For Successful Fair