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(PHOTOS) County building donation helps Council of Community Services expand services

GILLETTE, Wyo. — At its open house Tuesday, the Council of Community Services was able to show the community how it's been able to expand its food pantry and housing services for the poor...

Gillette engineer: city is pushing for 12th Street construction to end before school starts

GILLETTE, Wyo. — The city of Gillette is striving to get 12th Street work done before school starts, City of Gillette Engineer Joe Schoen said Aug. 10. Croell began demo on a pavement patch, water...
A goat in the small arena at the Cam-Plex. (Photo: County 17 / Brooke Byelich)

2022 Youth Livestock Sale raises over $600K, 246 lots sold

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Proceeds from this year's annual Youth Livestock Sale approached $630,000, according to the Campbell County Fair Office. The 2022 Youth Livestock Sale is the single largest youth event in Campbell County and...

Two new toxin advisories issued in Wyoming; harmful bloom advisories in effect at 21...

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Two new toxin advisories have been issued in Wyoming this week due to toxin concentrations associated with harmful cyanobacterial blooms exceeding recreational thresholds, according to an online advisories map of harmful...

Person of interest in Natrona County double-homicide found, was escapee from state work release

CASPER, Wyo. — Luke Thomas Young has been located and remains a person of interest in an ongoing investigation into a Tuesday night double homicide, the Natrona County Sheriff's Office reported at 3:10 p.m....

Gillette College to release new logo at 1-year anniversary celebration Aug. 17

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Gillette College will celebrate Aug. 17 its one-year anniversary of becoming an independent college district. Food trucks, live music from Big Horn Big Band and brand-new Gillette College merchandise will be part...

Natrona County law enforcement seeking person of interest in double homicide; victims identified

(UPDATE: 3:10 p.m.) Young has been located and there is no ongoing threat to the community, the Natrona County Sheriff's Office said. CASPER, Wyo. — The Natrona County Sheriff’s Office issued a public safety alert...

Gillette College to host Powder River Basin carbon, rare earth elements forum

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Gillette College and the University of Wyoming School of Energy Resources' first forum for the Carbon Ore, Rare Earth, and Critical Mineral project in the Powder River Basin will take place...

Break-in at Fox Park residence, police investigating

GILLETTE, Wyo. — Gillette police are on the hunt for a suspect who reportedly broke into a home in the Fox Park subdivision early this morning, according to the City of Gillette. Officers responded to...

C17 Crime Clips for Wednesday, Aug. 10

GILLETTE, Wyo.- Here is a brief summary of all things crime that happened in and around Gillette yesterday, obtained through law enforcement reports from the Gillette Police Department (GPD) and the Campbell County Sheriff's...