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Updated: 10/23/2014 4:50:34 PM +00:00
Gillette News Record With an uncommon ally, the state of Wyoming has won a lawsuit that targeted the state's plan to combat regional haze. In a ruling Tuesday, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the EPA's decision to let Wyoming and two other states use an ...

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Gillette News Record CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Secretary of State's Office says it has received more than 12,700 completed absentee ballots for the general election. Absentee voting for the Nov. 4. election began on Sept. 25 and ends on Nov. 3. In order to be counted, voted ...and more »

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Sheridan Media (press release) GILLETTE , Wyo . (AP) - A contractor died in a weekend accident at Peabody Energy's North Antelope Rochelle Mine in northeastern Wyoming. A spokeswoman with the Mine Safety and Health Administration tells the Casper Star-Tribune the contractor was ...Same-sex marriage licenses available this morningGillette News RecordOPINION: Not all desire an Equality StatePlanet Jackson Holeall 435 news articles »

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GILLETTE , Wyo . (AP) - A contractor died in a weekend accident at Peabody Energy's North Antelope Rochelle Mine in northeastern Wyoming. A spokeswoman with the Mine Safety and Health Administration tells the Casper Star-Tribune that the contractor ...Contractor who died at Wyoming coal mine identifiedBillings GazetteMan killed in accident at Wyoming coal mineStandard-ExaminerSecond death of 2014 occurs at Peabody mineWyoming Business Reportall 19 news articles »

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A contractor operating equipment at Peabody Energy’s North Antelope Rochelle mine in southern Campbell County died Saturday night.

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Fathers and sons bond through duct tape competition
A hundred pairs of fathers and sons using a material essential to life — as some see duct tape — took over Frontier Hall on Saturday night.

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Neighboring communities are being pressured to export their trash operations, which has put Campbell County under pressure to offer regional landfill services.

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Peabody Energy posted $154 million loss for the third quarter, or an adjusted loss of 59 cents per share, beating analyst expectations but missing internal targets.

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When school trustees use the statewide PAWS test results to determine student success in Campbell County, it’s akin to spitting in the wind.

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More than 3 million cubic yards of waste rest in Campbell County's oldest landfill on Westover Road.

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The discovery of oil near Wright, has lead to increased jobs in the city. It's also lead to more traffic.

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Greater Yellowstone Raptor Experience visits Rockpile Museum
Above left, Arianna Flaten, 9, from left, Ryder Flaten, 4, and Tianna Flaten look at Suli the turkey vulture during “The Return of the Raptors” program put on by the Greater Yellowstone Raptor Experie

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County 10 As a Fortune 500 company, the company's portfolio of oil and gas properties provides stable, environmentally responsible production and a platform for future growth. We are currently hiring for the following position located in Gillette , Wyoming and ... and more »

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Disturbing the universe
Artist Brea deMontigny explores the mysterious portraits of forgotten people by Erika Fredrickson Growing up in Gillette, Wyo., where coal mining and ranching dominate the landscape, Brea deMontigny didn't have a lot of encouragement to pursue art as a career.

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We Help The Missing are happy to announce Alicia Jones and Colton Mefford of Gillette, Wyoming have been located safe. Thank you to all who helped get them home! Select one of the options below.

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GILLETTE, Wyo. - A jaunt on a stolen train Thursday ended in a crash and possible federal felony charges for the 22-year-old driver.

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A Wyoming rail worker could face felony charges for protesting working conditions by stealing a train and taking it on a 13-mile joy ride before crashing it into another locomotive, local media and law enforcement said Sunday. Derek Skyler Brux, 22, was being held in the Campbell County Detention Center in Gillette, Wyoming, following his Thursday arrest for commandeering a train at the North Antelope Rochelle mine, according to a law enforcement official at the jail.

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Bellingham Herald How exactly to describe what's happening with oil now in the Powder River Basin and across Wyoming is subjective. It's hard to go a day around Gillette without hearing someone say oil here is "booming." After nearly a quarter century of continual ... and more »

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A jaunt on a stolen train Thursday ended in a crash and possible federal felony charges for the 22-year-old driver. Derek Skyler Brux was charged Friday with reckless endangering, felony destruction of property and felony destruction, obstruction or ... and more »

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An update from the City's Solid Waste Division:Due to the new trash pickup schedule, crews are getting to neighborhoods earlier than they used to. Please have your trash rollout, recycling, and yard waste containers at the curb by 7 a.m.  The Solid Waste Division will pick up trash, recycling,...

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The City of Gillette's 2014 Citizen Survey is online and ready for citizens to take. The survey, which has been conducted every year since 1977, will be online until October 31, 2014.  This year's survey will only be available online due to the time requirements to manually...

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GFS Corp, maker of the EVO-MT System that allows large mine haul trucks to operate on a combination of natural gas and diesel fuel, today announced that they will open a new facility in Gillette, Wyoming to better service its growing list of customers in the PRB. WESTON, Fla., Oct. 6, 2014 -- Since June of 2012, Florida based GFS Corp, has been working with Alpha Natural Resources converting what has become the world's first fleet of mine haul trucks that use natural gas as a fuel.
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Gillette Police Department Departments, We Help the Missing, and the families of Colton Mefford and Alicia Jones are seeking the public's assistance in locating the two missing Wyoming teens, Colton and Alicia. Colton, age 15, has been missing from Gillette, Wyoming since September 20, 2014.

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Cameron Geeting and classmate Arah 'Nate' Schumway take their oath for admission to the Wyoming State Bar Friday in Cheyenne. Cameron was born in Riverton and is the grandson of long-time Riverton resident Roland Ahlbrandt.

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, for fundraiser The Missoulian “Very few people understand mopeds in Gillette ,” Collins said. More a test of stamina than speed, the nine “easy riders” who managed to keep their hogs running, puttered along the roughly 30-mile trek. “A couple run close to 30 mph, but we run about 20 ...

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The City of Gillette's Customer Service Division announces Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) applications are now available at the front counter of Customer Service in City Hall (201 E. 5th Street).LIEAP is a state and federally-funded program that helps people pay home heating bills...

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A two vehicle head on crash on Saturday, September 20th resulted in the death of 29 year-old Chad D. Nobach of Gillette raising Wyoming's traffic fatality count for the year to 109. Last year at this time the state had recorded only 61 fatal traffic crashes.

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Basinsradio Press Release - A two vehicle head on crash on September 20th resulted in the death of 29 year old Chad D. Nobach of Gillette , Wyoming . The crash occurred approximately 20 miles south of Gillette at mile post 88.75 on WY 59 at 7:09 p.m.. Mr. Nobach was ...One Man Dead in Wreck Near Gillette K2 RadioGillette man killed in suspected drunk driving crashKotatvColorado man charged in fatal crash in Wyoming Colorado Springs GazetteThe Republic -Casper Star-Tribune...

Press Release -The Gillette Police Department has received information from over 15 Gillette citizens reporting that they have been contacted by individuals representing Publisher's Clearing House.  The individuals inform the citizens that they have won a PCH prize and need to pay the applicable taxes.  To do so, the citizens are directed to deposit money on a Green Dot or

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Press Release - Campbell County Health Department has been approved as a medication drop off site for the Wyoming Department of Health's Medication Donation Program. We will start accepting medication donations on Monday, August 4, 2014. 

We are located at 2301 South 4-J Rd in Gillette, just south of the Public Library. We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00

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Press Release – Over 500 participants attended the Affordable Energy Rally in Denver, Colorado on Tuesday, July 29th to express opposition for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan Proposed Rule.  The rally was in conjunction with the EPA hearings being held on July 29th and 30th in Denver. Citizens from Wyoming, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico and Arizona came to

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At last night’s Gillette City Council Workshop, members of the Campbell County Prevention Council asked council members to consider a new taxi cab ordinance. Kellie Furman with the CCPC said one of the main reasons the topic was brought up to the council, is that taxi service is one of the best ways to prevent drinking and driving in the community. However, the prevention council members

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Former Gillette Mayor Tom Murphy was arrested recently in Crook County, Wyoming. The arrest occurred on July 18th after an incident at Keyhole Reservoir. Documents obtained by basinsradio.com from the Circuit Court of Crook County show Murphy was initially contacted by a Wyoming Game and Fish Officer for allegedly operating a watercraft at night without lights. After being contacted for the

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Press Release – Tuesday, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) welcomed the Chairman of the Campbell County Board of Commissioners, Mark Christensen, to the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Senator Barrasso invited Commissioner Christensen to testify on his bipartisan BLM Permit Processing Improvement Act of 2014 (S. 2440) that he introduced with Senator Tom Udall (D-NM) in

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July 29, 2014 - With the Aug. 24 launch of Powerball® and Mega Millions® ticket sales less than a month away, the Wyoming Lottery has started releasing the names of the retailers it has approved so far. The Lottery’s goal is to have a maximum of 450 to 500 ticket-selling locations statewide.

To find the nearest WyoLotto™ location, residents can check the website,

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. - A state of Wyoming veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will conduct community outreach services in Wyoming cities in August. 

Brian Yeager is available to meet with veterans and their families to discuss state and federal veterans' benefits, Department of Veterans Affairs claims, or VA healthcare. Yeager can also help

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Press Release: Two motorcycles and two passenger vehicles were involved in a crash on July 27th at 12:51 pm. The crash occurred at mile post 146.10 on US 89 six miles south of Jackson, Wyoming. 52 year old Joseph Bale of Whittier, California was traveling north on a 2006 Harley-Davidson motorcycle. Mr. Bale came up behind a 2007 Audi A4 that was stopped in traffic waiting for another vehicle

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Next week we will see the doors open for the first time at the new Buffalo Wild Wings location in Gillette. Both Buffalo Wild Wings management and the public are excited for the big. Both the public and management are making plans for it to be a real celebration.

“Monday August 4th is our grand opening the first one hundred people in line are going to receive free wings for a year and it

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7/28/2014
The Gillette Police Department is notifying local businesses of a potential scam in which an adult male with a middle eastern accent is contacting local businesses that sell pre-paid credit cards and demanding that the clerk deposit money onto pre-paid cards.  The caller is threatening that if the clerk doesn't comply, it will result in violence at the business. 

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Excessive speed is being investigated as the contributing factor in a single vehicle rollover near Newcastle on July 23rd. The crash occurred at mile post 245 on US 85 approximately 15 miles east of Newcastle at 6:00 pm. 

Witness reports indicated that 25 year old William Cruzen of Ofallon, Illinois was traveling south at a high rate of speed prior to the crash in the 2004 Lexus SUV

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At 9:14 PM on July 26th, the Campbell County Fire Deparment responded to mile marker 28 on HWY 50 for the report of a grass fire. The fire was caused by a hawk that had landed on the power line at a switch, was electrocuted and burned. When the hawk fell to the ground it started a grass fire. The fire burned approximately 2.5 acres.

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There are 3 important blood drives scheduled for this week in Campbell County. The turnout for blood drives at the beginning of the month was not as strong as needed. Organizers will be giving away T-Shirts and Lifesavers to donors (who are indeed LIFESAVERS!) 

The drive dates and locations are as follows: 

Wed. 7-30 Campbell County Fire Dept. 10am-3:30pm

Thurs. 7-31

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On August 2, Wyoming author Craig Johnson will be back in Campbell County to help wrap up One Book Wyoming: Campbell County. He’ll speak and sign books at Wright Branch Library (WBL) at 12 p.m. and at Campbell County Public Library (CCPLS) at 5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served thanks to Pokey's BBQ & Smokehouse and Boot Hill.

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The City of Gillette's Development Services and Utilities Departments announce updates to road construction projects, including Gillette Avenue, 2nd Street lane closure ~ Emerson Avenue, 9th Street, and an alley closure.

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Paving on Gillette Avenue from 2nd Street to 3rd Street is planned for the end of next week (8/2).  When the mainline paving is in place it will

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SHERIDAN - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department, in cooperation with the U.S. Forest Service, will be stocking high elevation lakes on the east side of the Bighorn Mountains on August 4, 2014.  Weather permitting; a helicopter will be used to stock lakes in and around the Cloud Peak Wilderness within the Bighorn National Forest. 

    Vehicle travel is both illegal

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Sheridan, Wyo. (July 24, 2014) – A spate of abandoned campfires has prompted the Bighorn National Forest to ask for the public’s help in stopping this growing problem. It is a major concern as fire crews are spending time responding to and putting out abandoned campfires, which could delay responses to new wildfires.

     Fifteen illegal,

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Campbell County School District is proud to announce that 16 teachers, nurses, coaches, and administrators have been recognized for outstanding service to our public school children. The following list contains educators recognized by their peers, parents, or students for exemplary service in the 2013-2014 school year.  Congratulations to all the outstanding educators that were recognized by

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