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Teen Arrested for Strangulation, Assault of Pregnant Woman

A 19-year-old man is charged with aggravated assault of a pregnant woman after allegedly choking and pressing a knife to his girlfriend’s neck yesterday morning, Gillette Police Lt. Brent Wasson said Wednesday. The alleged incident...
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127 MPH Pursuit Ends in One Arrest, One Escape

One suspect is in custody following a Saturday morning pursuit, while another who reportedly stole a pickup and fled to Casper continues to elude capture, officials said Monday. Both suspects, an unidentified 33-year-old male and...
Weekly Crime Report

Weekly Crime Report

For those connoisseurs of dumb crime stories written by immature people, here’s a small sampling of the Weekly Crime Report soon to be revamped and expanded. For everyone else (i.e. those lecturing about humor...
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Bookings for Tuesday, Oct. 20

Here are the arrests, as provided by the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office. Some names have been withheld at the request of law enforcement. All persons cited or arrested are presumed innocent until convicted in...
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Campbell County’s Most Wanted Dec. 29

Here is an updated Gillette Crime Stoppers Most Wanted flier. There is a guaranteed minimum reward to the first tip that comes through Gillette Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest of anyone on...
Arch Coal's Black Thunder mine in southern Campbell County commenced operations in 1977. Arch Coal shed $5 billion in debt before emerging from bankruptcy in 2016, making it one of the most financially resilient mine operators in Wyoming's Powder River Basin. (Dustin Bleizeffer)

Arch Exit Signals Next Phase of Decline for Wyo Coal

By Dustin Bleizeffer, WyoFile Wyoming’s second largest coal company confirmed last week what many miners and residents had feared: It will prepare to close its mines in the state even as it looks for a buyer...
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Bookings for Monday, Oct. 26

Here are the arrests, as provided by the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office. Some names have been withheld at the request of law enforcement. All persons cited or arrested are presumed innocent until convicted in...
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Early Snow Storm Marked by Multiple Accidents, Rollovers

The accidents began just after 7:30 Thursday morning as the icy sleet and snow fell throughout the county. By nightfall, there had been eight single-vehicle rollovers, a three-car accident on Lakeway Road as well...

Man Arrested After Ramming Pickup Into House, Parked Vehicles

“This is what happens when you say you love someone and leave them,” a man told his estranged wife after smashing his pickup into her house Sunday. The 42-year-old man, who has not yet been...
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Unofficial Campbell County Election Results

The results are in and there are a lot of races that went exactly as was expected. There were, however, a few upsets. The complete results are below. General Election Unofficial Results Total Ballots Cast: 19,733 *...