The police standoff that resulted in a precautionary lockdown of Twin Spruce Junior High late Monday afternoon was resolved about 5:50 pm. Gillette Police Lt. Brent Wasson said a 34-year- old male was taken into custody. Police converged on a residence in the 700 block of South Kendrick. Wasson said the man was sought earlier in the day by law enforcement in an attempt to serve a warrant for felony stalking. Wasson said they had information the suspect was armed with a rifle and the school was locked down as a precautionary measure because of its proximity to the residence.
The man surrendered after hours of talking with police. Nobody was hurt during the arrest. More information will be provided late tomorrow morning. Last Updated on Tuesday, 11 February 2014 11:31Read more: Police Standoff Resolved
This morning the Campbell County Commissioners selected Troy Mader as the new representative for House District 52, replacing the Rep. Sue Wallis who passed away late last month.
Read more: Troy Mader Will Fill House District 52 Seat
The interview process began at 8:15 am. Each of the three remaining candidates were given about twenty questions from the commissioners. Following an executive session it was announced that four of the five commissioners supported Troy Mader. Chairman Mark Chistensen cast his vote for Janet Mader. Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014 12:53
Gillette, WY – With the end of winter in sight and spring wild turkey hunting season right around the corner the Wyoming Game and Fish Department would like to remind new hunters, young and old alike, that now is the time to enroll for hunter education classes. To enroll in a hunter education class one just needs to hop onto the Wyoming Game and Fish Department website (http://wgfd.wyo.gov). Once there, under the “EDUCATION” tab on the left hand side of the web page, go to “Hunter Education” and then to “Course Schedule” to sign up for the class that fits your schedule. Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014 06:30Read more: Hunter Education Classes Offered in Campbell County
Update: On Saturday a selection committee of the precinct committeemen and committeewomen within House District 52 selected three persons to be concidered to fill the House District 52 vacancy. Seven individuals appeared before the committee. Selected were Janet Mader, Tony Johnson, and Troy Mader. The Campbell County Board of Commissioners will select the individual to fill the vacancy. Last Updated on Monday, 10 February 2014 06:25Read more: Update: Commissioners Will Consider HD 52 Appointment Today
GILLETTE, WY – The Campbell County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees is now accepting applications for a trustee to fill a vacancy following the resignation of Trustee Joe Hallock. Applications can be completed online or downloaded at www.ccmh.net/trustees, or can be picked up at hospital Administration, located at 501 S. Burma Ave. Completed applications can be emailed using the online form, dropped off at hospital Administration, or mailed to CCMH at P.O. Box 3011, Gillette, WY 82717-3011. Application deadline is Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5 pm. Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014 10:23Read more: Applications Being Accepted to Fill CCMH Board Vacancy
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a burglary that occurred sometime between January 24, 2014 and January 26, 2014 at Three River Well Service, located at 874 State Highway 50. Unknown suspect(s) entered an enclosed railroad box type storage trailer and stole approximately 60 semi tractor and trailer tires which were recap type valued at $400.00 each, totaling approximately $18,000.00; 4 to 6 new steering tires valued at approximately $600.00 each, with a total value of $3,600.00; Approximately 300 gallons of #1 Diesel was also stolen with an approximate value of $1,140.00. Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014 10:21Read more: Over $21,000 Worth Of Tires Taken
At the end of the day the Bar J Wranglers will take your troubles away as they take you down memory trail with songs, stories, comedy, yodeling, fiddling and more! Some folks call it a western music show; some call it a stand-up comedy show with masterful cowboy music; others call it the best musical experience in the west. Call it what you want to - the fact remains - Bar J Wranglers from Jackson Hole, Wyoming, deliver some of the purest harmony, best musicianship and funniest ranch humor ever seen on stage. As soon as the Bar J Wranglers take to the stage, listeners leave behind their busy life and settle into a time long ago - a time of the singing cowboy. For more information on the Bar J Wranglers go to www.barjchuckwagon.com. Last Updated on Thursday, 06 February 2014 12:16Read more: CAM-PLEX Winter Western Kick Off Concert