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Stocktrail Elementary voted CCSD’s only DLI school

Rawhide DLI students coming to Stocktrail where non-DLI students are to be moved to Prairie Wind Elementary GILLETTE, Wyo. — The Campbell County School Board on Tuesday approved a proposal making Stocktrail Elementary the only...

Campbell County, Gillette, Wright agree to equal CCFD funding split, board representation

GILLETTE, Wyo. — A joint meeting Wednesday night between the Campbell County Commission, the Gillette City Council, and the Town of Wright produced a verbal agreement to equalize funding and board representation for the...

Giving hope

A closer look at a Gillette organization giving a voice to the voiceless GILLETTE, Wyo.— When Pam Hyde first stepped into her role as executive director of the local Visitation and Advocacy Center (VAC), she...

A different sort of patrol

A conversation with a CCSO Animal Control Officer GILLETTE, Wyo.—From a Yellowstone gray wolf to run-of-the-mill stray dogs and kittens, Animal Control Officer Kathleen Spencer has seen it all during her 15 years with the...

The voice on the phone

A look at the special telecommunicators who pick up when you dial 911 GILLETTE, Wyo.— Many things have changed since Campbell County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers April Hunt and Dottie White-Marcus’ first day on the job. Technology...

School Board delays decision to move dual language students to Stocktrail Elementary

GILLETTE, Wyo.— A decision on whether to combine all Campbell County dual-language immersion (DLI) classrooms under a single roof has been postponed to a later date. The postponement came during the Campbell County School Board’s...

Castano sworn in as newest District Court Judge for Sixth Judicial District

GILLETTE, Wyo.—The room buzzed with excitement as elected officials, friends, family, and onlookers alike mingled at the Campbell County Courthouse on Friday, April 8. At the doors, District Court Judge Matthew Castano, a middle-aged man...
Lt. Chuck Deaton poses in front of the City of Gillette Police Department with his arms crossed. (Photo: County 17 / Brooke Byelich)

PD chief realigns department leadership to seek accreditation

GILLETTE, Wyo.— The Gillette Police Department (GPD) now has a deputy chief and a new lieutenant following a series of promotions unveiled during last week’s City Council meeting. Gillette Police Chief Chuck Deaton has promoted...

Make-A-Wish grants Gillette teen’s wish for literary shopping spree

GILLETTE, Wyo. – A state chapter of a national non-profit came through for a Gillette teen last month who received an all-expenses-paid literary shopping spree in South Dakota. Tayler, a local 16-year-old battling cystic fibrosis,...

The deep Casper roots of Bengals linebacker Logan Wilson, who preps for his first...

By Briar Napier CASPER, Wyo.- One of the earliest memories Trevor Wilson has of his son’s football career came well before the spoils and accolades his child would earn later. Trevor’s son, Logan Wilson, and his...