The Campbell County Fire Department responded to the following incidents:

About 10 of 8 last night Campbell County Fire Department responded to the Travel Lodge at 2307 Wyoming Avenue for a carbon monoxide detector activation. Firefighters used atmospheric monitors throughout the structure and got elevated levels of CO in the laundry area. It was determined there was a malfunction with the water heater for the […]

Cloud Peak Energy Voluntarily Files for Chapter 11

GILLETTE, Wyo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cloud Peak Energy Inc. (OTC: CLDP) (“Cloud Peak Energy” or the “Company”), the only pure-play Powder River Basin (“PRB”) coal company, announced today that it has filed voluntary petitions under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Cloud Peak Energy intends […]

Campbell County Emergency Management Press Release–Severe Summer Weather Classes

The National Weather Service will be conducting two severe Summer weather classes in Campbell County this year. The classes are free of charge and will cover what to look for in severe summer storms, the mechanisms within the storms which lead to severe weather events and what to look for and how to watch weather […]

Barrasso: Under One-Size-Fits-All Health Care, Americans Will Pay More and Wait Longer for Worse Care

“Let’s be clear, all Americans will pay a high price for Democrats’ one-size-fits-all government-run health care scheme. And I actually think seniors may suffer the most.” Under One-Size-Fits-All health care, Americans will pay more and wait longer for worse care. That’s what the doctor says. What doctor, United States Senator John Barrasso. Barrasso made that […]

2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run

Press Release – The 2018 Law Enforcement Torch Run will be Monday, May 14th (weather permitting). The Torch Run is used to raise funds and awareness for the Special Olympics and represents the largest grassroots fundraising effort for that group. Each year members of the Gillette Police Department and Campbell County Sheriff’s Office participate with […]

Wyoming Retirement Center Administrator Change Announced

Press Release – An interim administrator has been named to lead the Wyoming Retirement Center (WRC) in Basin, a Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) healthcare facility. Bruce Allison will assume the WRC administrator role. Allison is currently superintendent of the three WDH Aging Division facilities: the Pioneer Home in Thermopolis, the Veterans’ Home of Wyoming […]