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A Campbell County Public Health nurse draws up a syringe of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccination at the Campbell County Senior Center. (Photo: County 17/Brooke Byelich)

Senior COVID-19 Vaccination Plans Revised

Campbell County Public Health announced late today changes to how the organization intends to vaccinate those 70 and older against the novel coronavirus. The changes come after some in the community expressed frustration with...
Campbell County Public Health nurse, Sophie Hood, administers the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. (Photo: County 17 / Brooke Byelich)

Seniors Receive Shots

Campbell County seniors breathed a collective sigh of relief today – or at least 500 seniors did. Today the long-anticipated clinic for local seniors to receive the first of two shots of the COVID-19 vaccination...
Calli Schill, 11, was all smiles while doing yard work. (Photo: County 17/Brooke Byelich)

Making Her Own Way

At age 11, Calli Schill is already discovering an important lesson: if she makes her own money, she gets to spend it any way she’d like. Already, the sixth grader has bought her own...
Gillette College staffers Jessica Maurer, Grace Henderson, and Liz Hunter with student Zachary Milliron are 2020's Excellence Award Winners.

Gillette College Student, Staffers Honored for Excellence

Three Gillette College staffers and one student were among those recognized Tuesday by the Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) as this year's 2020 Excellence Award Winners. The annual award is peer-nominated and celebrates those who have made...
Jacob Dalby and others protest Governor Mark Gordon's Public Health orders in Cheyenne

Taking it to the Capitol

Gillette Man Hand Delivers Petition Protesting COVID-19 Restrictions When Jacob Dalby arrived at the state capitol last week, he had a decision to make. Would he put on a mask to talk to Governor Gordon? On...
NPS Historian, Jonathan Fairchild from Homestead National Monument of America

Explore County’s Homesteading History Virtually

Want to explore the history and daily life of Campbell County homesteaders? The Campbell County Rockpile Museum is gearing up to launch its irtual edition of Black & Yellow Theatre: Voices of the Powder River...
Jason Harris dials in on a boring bar at a silver mine in Utah.

Thinking Outside the Basin

Two Gillette Guys Find Opportunity Out of Disruption The machine looks a lot like a miniature R2D2, according to Jason Harris and David “Moon” Mullins, and apparently sounds a lot like him, too. When it...
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Three Businesses Fail Recent Alcohol Compliance Checks

Three local businesses that serve alcohol failed the most recent round of compliance checks resulting in citations, Gillette police said Tuesday morning. Employees at TLC Liquor, the Montgomery Bar, and Las Margaritas failed to check...
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#whatshappening Jan. 14 – 17

Here's our weekly roundup of #whatshappening this weekend near you! Thursday, Jan. 14 Prince of Peace Pub Theology When: 6 - 7:30 p.m. Where: The Prime Rib Restaurant & Wine Cellar Cost: Free Winter Clearance Sale (Begins) When: 10 a.m. -...
Gillette resident Shelley Horn has launched a petition to recall Liz Cheney, signaling the discontent of many voters throughout Wyoming.

Gillette Woman Launches Petition to Recall Cheney as House Votes to Impeach

Shelley Horn isn’t typically a woman to make waves nor is she interested in heading up any political movements. In fact, up until this year’s election, the 57-year-old Gillette native had never even cast...