As of 2 p.m. on Monday October 28, 2013, Northern Drive Phase 2 between Little Powder River Road and Highway 14-16 was officially opened for all traffic.
Final completion, including seeding, fencing completion, minor shoulder and ditch work, and striping is expected to be completed in the next few weeks. However, the final touches will have little travel impact on the newly opened Northern Drive. Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 October 2013 11:42Read more: Northern Drive Phase 2 Now Open to Traffic
At the October 21st City Council meeting, the Gillette City Council approved, on third reading, an amendment to Section 2-4, which will change the date of regular City Council meetings from Mondays to Tuesdays. Historically, the Gillette City Council has held its regular meetings on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month; the regular meetings will now be held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 October 2013 11:31Read more: City Council Changes Its Regular Meeting Days
Last night, the Campbell County School District Board of Trustees had a special meeting for a discussion on the position of Superintendent of Schools. Board Chair Linda Jennings said Associate Superintendent of Instruction, Dr. Boyd Brown, was selected to replace the retiring Richard Strayhorn.
Read more: Board Feels Brown Was Clear Choice
“We felt very fortunate that we had someone within the district that we were able to promote to the position. Dr. Brown has been in the district for twenty-five years. He has been a coach; he has been a teacher; he has been an associate superintendent; he has been a high school principal.” Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 October 2013 11:27
There will be a Zumba event this weekend to help in the fight against Breast Cancer. Brenda Robertson, Zumba fitness instructor for Club Entergize, is excited for the annual event.
“Its our third annual Party in Pink Zumbathon Charity Event. We like to say, “Come dance for a cure,” because we want to take it to the next level, and work towards preventing Breast Cancer before it starts.” Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 13:27Read more: Third Annual Party In Pink Zumbathon
Sheridan- As big game seasons wind down in northeast Wyoming, it will be time for hunters to take advantage of some game bird hunting opportunities. Many upland bird, duck, and goose seasons provide an opportunity for bird hunters in northeast Wyoming. Last Updated on Monday, 28 October 2013 10:30Read more: Opportunity For Bird Hunters In Northeast Wyoming
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a burglary of a camper trailer parked at 201 Newton Road between the dates of 08-18-2013 and 08-22-2013. Unknown suspect(s) entered a Camper and stole the following items: $1500 worth of DVD's including several box sets, DirecTV satellite receiver, DeWalt 18V Drill and charger, (9) dawn to dusk lights, a paint ball gun, (3) LG cell phones, a 21inch black lawn mower with Briggs motor, a Husqvarna weed eater, (2) 20 lbs propane bottles, an 8 foot fiberglass step ladder, a Homelite weed eater, a 15 inch TV with built in DVD player, and a Craftsman 3 tier tool box with $3000 worth of miscellaneous tools. Last Updated on Monday, 28 October 2013 06:46Read more: Crime Stoppers: Newton Road Burglary
GILLETTE, WY – The Campbell County Memorial Hospital (CCMH) Board of Trustees voted last night to negotiate a contract with Ascent Construction for construction of the new Long Term Care facility. The vote was unanimous, with Trustees Dr. Sara Hartsaw and Randy Hite excused and not in attendance.Last Updated on Friday, 25 October 2013 14:29 Read more: Board of Trustees Turns to Second Low Bidder for LTC Facility