Black Jewel Abruptly Closes It’s Belle Ayr & Eagle Butte Mines Leaving Hundreds Unemployed

Black Jewel West, LLC announced late yesterday it has ceased operations at it’s Belle Ayr and Eagle Butte mines. In a text message obtained by Basin Radio, sent to several employees shortly before three pm by someone inside the plant employees are advised, ‘the chapter 11 bankruptcy didn’t get approved,’ referring to Black Jewel’s recent […]

Enjoy a safe 4th of July in the Bighorn National Forest

heridan, WY-June 28, 2019- If your plans for the 4th of July include a visit to the Bighorn National Forest, here are a few important safety reminders to help you enjoy the holiday. ·         Fireworks are illegal on the national forest 365 days a year. ·         The Bighorns have many challenging trails for hiking or riding in remote areas. […]

News from the Wyoming Department of Health

Don’t Let Need for Certificates Lead to Fraud, Extra Costs The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is warning that potential fraud, unnecessary high fees and frustration can result if residents are not cautious of online providers promising extra speedy Wyoming birth, death and other certificate services. “We frequently receive complaints from customers who have used […]

Business Emergency Information Form

In an effort to provide you with better service in the event of an emergency, the Gillette Police Department is requesting that you provide us with contact information for your business for after normal business hours by filling out the Business Emergency Information Form. It would be appreciated if you would complete this form with up-to-date contact information. […]