Campbell County program reuses old newspaper boxes as mini food pantries

Refurbished newspaper delivery boxes in Gillette now distribute clothes, food and toiletries to help those in need of extra support. Called “little free pantries,” four are distributed around town with a fifth planned for the end of May. Many such pantries are popping up across the nation to provide resources to families in need, according […]

Rocky Mountain Power warning customers about latest phone scams

A number of customers have reported receiving fraudulent calls from scammers posing as utility representatives. The caller insists that the customer is behind on their bill and then threatens that, without an immediate payment, service will be disconnected. This week the reported scam calls have primarily been targeted to business customers. Some insist the victim […]

Community Drive and Drop Spring Cleanup

The Community Drive and Drop Spring Cleanup will be held April 20th, April 27th, and May 4th. The sites will be open from 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. each Saturday of the event. Yard Waste will not be accepted at the Drive and Drop. It can be brought to the Yard Waste Drop Off facility. Locations:  Sage Valley Junior High – 1000 W. Lakeway Rd. […]

Gillette symposium includes honoring women in agriculture

Industry updates, workshops and recognizing women in agriculture are part of the Excellence in Agriculture Symposium Wednesday, May 1, at the Cam-plex energy building in Gillette.             The day also features First Lady Jennie Gordon as the keynote lunch speaker. “It is with great pleasure that the UW Extension agriculture and horticulture team announces our […]

GARAGE SALE AT CAM-PLEX

On Saturday, April 13th, CAM-PLEX will host its annual indoor Spring Garage Sale. The event will be held from 9:00 am-3:00 pm in the Wyoming Center. The event is open to the public and admission is free. Stop by and shop hundreds of vendor booths! For more information, contact Jill Huff at 307-682-0552 or jill@cam-plex.com.

Closings for 4/10

The Campbell County School District is closed for 4/10 due to winter weather conditions. Moorcroft Schools are also closed today 4/10. City of Gillette is under a Level 1 Snow Emergency. There is no parking on snow emergency routes. Campbell County Senior Center Boys and Girls Club -all sites Headstart The YES House School and […]

Spring Storm Warning

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Rapid City SD 953 AM MDT Tue Apr 9 2019 …BLIZZARD TO IMPACT THE AREA LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY… .A potent spring storm system will move across the region today through Thursday, bringing rain, snow, and gusty winds to the area. Rain will develop across the area […]

Fatal Crash South Of Buffalo, Wyoming

On April 6, 2019, a fatal crash occurred at milepost 294 on Interstate 25 south of Buffalo, Wyoming.  Around 1:45 p.m., Wyoming Highway Patrol troopers were dispatched to the area for a one-vehicle rollover. A 2012 Chevrolet Equinox was traveling southbound on Interstate 25 when the driver failed to negotiate a slight curve to the […]