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...
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Holiday Lights Tour

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Campbell County residents and long-time 4-H supporters Kathy and Russell Bell stand beside a handmade quilt available for raffle through Extension offices across the state. (Photo: Courtesy Kathy Bell)

Local couple donates handmade Steamboat quilt to raise money for wool judging programs

When Whit Stewart, University of Wyoming (UW) Extension sheep specialist, spoke with his long-time friends Russell and Kathy Bell about budget cuts to his sheep judging program, he was noticeably concerned. But that didn't last...

Gillette Woman Dead, Another Hospitalized in Crash East of Sundance

A 27-year-old woman died and a 23-year-old man was hospitalized, following a one-vehicle rollover caused by slick road conditions Friday, according to a Jan. 11 release from the Wyoming Highway Patrol (WHP). The crash occurred...
Shady dude on computer.

Another Gillette Resident Falls Victim to Phone Scam

A 69-year-old Gillette man is out $1000, after falling prey to an international scammer claiming to be tech support. This is the second such incident reported to the Gillette Police Department (GPD) this week. The...
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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. -...
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Opinion: In Defense of Liz Cheney

This is in rebuttal to Shelly Horn’s piece regarding a recall on Liz Cheney. I totally disagree with her and find it shameful and disgusting. Liz Cheney followed the law and the proper thing...
The Holiday Lights Tour features different homes in Gillette with Christmas displays.

Holiday Lights Tour: Submit Your Home

Our goal at County 17 is to highlight our awesome community, and this holiday season we are doing that by setting up an interactive map, pinpointing all of the decorated homes around town! To have...
The staff at Octane Garage and Record Supply NAPA celebrate Veterans Day with free oil changes and lunch for veterans and first responders.

Local Businesses Partner to Offer Free Oil Changes for Veterans, First Responders

Octane Garage and Record Supply NAPA will once again be teaming up to celebrate Veterans Day with a free oil change and lunch for all veterans and first responders. It’s a cause that’s near and...
Nursing students work on an assignment in the Sim Lab at Gillette College. (Photo: Dennis Jacobs / Gillette College)

College to Host Health, Science Night

Want to engage with academic programs and advanced learning technologies through hands-on activities with Gillette College? Here's your chance. Prospective students can visit with advisors and instructors during the school's upcoming health and sciences education night...