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Garage Band Brings In Hundreds of Food Donations for Local Charity

(Gillette, Wyo.) On March 31st, The Hold-Up, a local high school band, put on a food drive for the Council of Community Services. The band was able to get three other local groups to volunteer...
Food Bank of the Rockies volunteers distribute food boxes to those in need.

Local Charities Benefit From Laramie Foundation Grant Money

File photo of Food Bank of the Rockies in Gillette, 2016 (Gillette, Wyo.) Local non-profits are still trying to do more with less this year, as budget cuts continue across Campbell County. A Laramie-based group...

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Clothesline Project photo h/t Active Minds (Gillette, Wyo.) This year as with previous years, local organizations like Gillette Abuse Refuge Foundation and Bikers Against Child Abuse are teaming up to bring Campbell County a month...

Camping and hiking are almost here! Are you ready to fend off the wildlife?

(Wyoming) How would you react if you were in the mountains and a mountain lion, wolf, black bear, or grizzly bear crossed your path? Would you know what to do? If you answered no to...

#snapped: Sleepy Sunrise

(Gillette, Wyo.) Today's #snapped was submitted by James Grabrick! If you have a photo you'd like to submit for #snapped, email it to tips@county17.com or to our Facebook page.

EpiPen Manufacturer Recalls Over A Dozen Types of Auto-Injectors

On March 31st, Pfizer company Meridan Medical issued a voluntary recall through the Food and Drug Administration. Many different types of EpiPen injectors are being recalled from the market due to a defective part...

Man Falls From Gurley Overpass After Being Struck By Police Vehicle

(Gillette, Wyo.) According to a statement from Gillette Police, at 11:03 p.m. on April 3rd, 21 year old Kortnie Byers was traveling north on the Gurley overpass in a 2004 Ford pickup. She lost control...

Coroner: marijuana use contributed to triple fatality crash

This story originated on County10.com. (Fremont County, Wyo.) Yesterday, Fremont County Coroner Mark Stratmoen released the autopsy and toxicology results for the three individuals who were killed in the March 14th crash on Highway 789 just...

Gillette Roping Championships Wrap-Up

(Gillette, Wyo.) This weekend the CAM-PLEX once again hosted the Wrangler Team Roping Championships. People from as far away as Texas attended, as the event makes the rounds through the Plains states. For those that...

Campbell County Rates Second to Last in Healthiness, One Study Says

(Gillette, Wyo.) The annual County Health Rankings, part of a project from the University of Wisconsin, released their findings for 2017 this past week. The project ranks all counties in the country based on...