Many people love horses but many in our community grew up without a chance to experience horseback riding or learn how to take care of a horse. Cam-Plex event coordinator Shelley Ailts stated that “With the number of people who have relocated to Gillette from other parts of the country, we thought it would fun to create an opportunity for everyone to embrace an important part Wyoming’s culture.”Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 October 2013 13:00 Read more: City Slicker Horse Riding Lessons
GILLETTE – Gene Schiavone, age 64, of Bangor, Pa. was ordered to pay $790 in fines for operating as an unlicensed outfitter in Wyoming on Oct. 3, 2013 in Campbell County Circuit Court. Campbell County Circuit Court Judge Wendy Bartlett also ordered Schiavone to refrain from applying for an outfitter’s license in Wyoming for one calendar year. Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 October 2013 12:08Read more: Man Fined For Operating As An Unlicensed Outfitter
October is domestic violence awareness month. Shawna McDonald with the Gillette Abuse Refuge Foundation onvites the public to join in.
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“GARF is hosting along with the Police Department and the County Attorney Victim Witness Program, some awareness events for October. Our main event that we are having is our 18th annual Candlelight vigil, it’s on October 22nd, at 6 p.m. at the City Council Chambers.” Last Updated on Monday, 21 October 2013 13:29
GILLETTE, WY -Go back to college for a day - minus the tests, stress and homework - with three professors from the University of Wyoming who will enlighten and entertain with lectures during Saturday University, the free one-day college education, on Saturday, October 26. Attend one, two or all three Saturday University lectures from 8:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., October 26, at the Gillette College Main Building Presentation Hall. There is no pre-registration necessary and the lectures are free and open to the public. The day wraps up with a free lunch and conversation as the professors explore links among their topics. Last Updated on Monday, 21 October 2013 12:00Read more: Saturday University Lectures October 26
The City of Gillette's Public Works Department and a contractor continue to pick up storm debris in Area 1. Due to the recent snow events, the Area 2 pick up will not begin until approximately Tuesday, October 22nd or Wednesday, October 23rd. The City of Gillette will continue to update this schedule as the cleanup progresses.
Updated storm debris cleanup schedule (Revised 10/17/13) [PDF] Last Updated on Monday, 21 October 2013 05:53Read more: Storm Debris Cleanup Update
The Campbell County Rockpile Museum and the Pumpkin Buttes Chapter of the Wyoming Archaeological Society invite the public to attend their 18th Native American Artifact Show on Saturday, October 19, 2013. This event brings together some of the finest collections of projectile points, drills, scrapers, knives, and beaded items in northeast Wyoming. The show will be from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and admission is free. Come enjoy these fine collections of artifacts and listen to a great presentation by Dr. Richard Adams at 1:00 p.m. Anyone interested in displaying a collection may call CCRM Registrar Robert Henning to reserve table space. Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013 11:48Read more: 18th Native American Artifact Show
The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is studying “coordinated” or “managed” care approaches that may benefit Wyoming Medicaid. Five public forums have been scheduled around the state to seek input for the effort.
“We view managed or coordinated care as any system of healthcare delivery that focuses on management of healthcare services with the intent to provide quality integrated and coordinated care at a lower cost,” said Meredith Asay, WDH Director’s Unit for Policy, Research and Evaluation administrator. “We’re most interested in approaches that will work well for Wyoming’s Medicaid enrollees and provider community, and with our state’s unique characteristics.” Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013 11:43Read more: Gillete Will Host Public Forum For Coordinated Care Study