19 Options For Commissioner

Nineteen individuals have filed to fill the seat vacated by Clark Kissack on the Campbell County Board of Commissioners. The deadline to apply was Friday. The Campbell County Republican Censual committee has scheduled a meeting for 6:00 pm Thursday at Gillette City Hall to narrow the list to three candidates. Current Campbell County Commissioner, Rusty Bell […]

Governor-Elect Gordon Announces Transition Co-Chairs

Press Release – Wyoming Governor-elect Mark Gordon announced co-chairs for his official transition committee today, tapping two longtime Wyoming leaders with deep experience in state government and public policy. Gordon announced that Dr. Pat Arp, the current Wyoming Deputy State Treasurer, and Gale Geringer, Gordon for Governor campaign manager, will serve as co-chairs of his transition […]

Increased Syphilis Cases Reported in Wyoming

Press Release – The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) has detected an alarming increase in reported syphilis cases across Wyoming, especially in Fremont County Syphilis is primarily transmitted through sex without a condom. There have been 34 Wyoming cases reported so far in 2018, which represents a 36 percent increase over last year’s total for […]

Fatality Confirmed In Explosion

Press Release – On October 31, 2018 at 1:58 p.m. The Campbell County Fire Department responded to the area of mm 132 N Hwy 59 for a reported explosion at an oil processing site.  Firefighters arrived at a water treatment facility with fire involved in 10 large oil tanks, 2 passenger vehicles, 2 semi-trucks, 3 […]

CAMPBELL COUNTY CVB RECEIVES FINAL STRATEGIC PLAN TO GROW SPORTS TOURISM

Press Release –  On the heels of a four-month process, the Campbell County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) received findings on a sports tourism strategic planning project to increase sports tourism in Campbell County and help grow the region’s tourism impact through sports. The Huddle Up Group presented its recommendations to the CVB, community stakeholders, […]

Crime Stoppers: Bathroom Pepper Sprayed

Press Release – Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a destruction of property that occurred on September 27, 2018 at the Lasting Legacy Park. An Unknown male subject filled the bathroom with suspected pepper spray, requiring the building to be completely cleaned out to avoid future exposures to the public. If you have information […]

Kissack’s Seat Open On Commission

Campbell County Commissioner Clark Kissack resigned unexpected from office Monday. In a brief email announcing the resignation, commissioners administrative director, Robert Palmer said “We extend our appreciation to Commissioner Kissack for his service to Campbell County and wish him well. No furtherreason for Kissack’s resignation was provided by him or the commissioners. Elections Coordinator Kendra […]

Powder River Energy Foundation gives $10,000 to local organizations

Press Release – Just in time for the holidays, the Powder River Energy Foundation reached out to assist organizations across northeast Wyoming who are making a difference in the lives of so many of our friends and neighbors in need. The Powder River Energy Foundation donated $10,000 to 11 non-profit organizations in five counties through […]