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The Wyoming Department of Health announces their radon video contest winners.

What is Radon? And Why Should We Care?

Recently, Campbell County design and videography students set out to answer just that. Students from Campbell County and Thunder Basin High Schools dominated the list for their winning video entries in the Wyoming Department of...
Wyoming K-12 Fall Public School Enrollment Screenshot (Source Wyoming Department of Education/Public Domain).

Campbell County down students compared to last year

In a press release yesterday, the Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) announced total statewide enrollment in Wyoming was down 1,894 students for the 2020-21 school year when compared to the 2019-20 year. Total enrollment...
Woman wearing a protective face mask (Courtesy Polina Tanlilevitch).

Face Coverings Ordered, Hospitals Full, More Dead

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon’s office today announced additional steps to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus in Wyoming. Today’s orders, signed by Wyoming State Health Officer Dr. Alexia Harrist, require face coverings in certain...
Stock Photo: Elementary school teacher reading to students.

CCSD Putting Student Subs to Work

Throughout Wyoming, school districts threaten to sink under the pressure of a growing substitute teacher shortage due to COVID-19. Campbell County, however, is managing to stay afloat, officials say. “I thought it was going to...

Campbell County Schools Committed to Staying Open, Officials Say

Schools in Campbell County are committed to staying open amid the COVID-19 pandemic, but growing shortages in trained faculty because of quarantine restrictions could change that, according to local school officials. On Monday, COVID-19 numbers...
"I Voted" Election Sticker

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 *...
The Youth Emergency Services (Y.E.S.) House Foundation in Gillette.

After-School Programs Could Continue Through Partial School Closures

The Youth Emergency Services (Y.E.S) House Foundation in Gillette provides after school activities including fine arts, academic support and enrichment and wellness.   The Wyoming Department of Education (WDE) plans to apply for a waiver that...
Pokey's BBQ

Governor Eases Restrictions on Restaurants, Loosens Quarantine Rules in Schools

Governor Mark Gordon announced late Tuesday afternoon new public health orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic that will ease restrictions on restaurants. The new orders ]take effect October 1. Restaurants will no longer be required...
Coronavirus 2019-nCov. COVID-19.

After Downward Trend, County COVID Numbers Rising

After a brief decline, COVID-19 numbers are once again on the rise in Campbell County, according to Campbell County Public Health (CCPH) Information Coordinator Ivy Castleberry. Between August 26 and Sept. 2, 24 new lab-confirmed...
Thunder Basin High School

TBHS Student Allegedly Tests Positive for COVID-19

Three days into the 2020-21 school year and a Thunder Basin High School (TBHS) student has allegedly tested positive for COVID-19, according to a source close to the school who asked to remain anonymous...