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11 horses die at Wheatland corral; BLM says strangles impacting about half of 2,750...

CASPER, Wyo. — 11 horses have died of Streptococcus equi, also called strangles or equine distemper, at the Wheatland Off-Range Corral that houses about 2,750 horses and burros, according to the Bureau of Land...

City Council ponders additional raises for staff next fiscal year

GILLETTE, Wyo. — City staff affected by record-high inflationary pressures could see some relief with the Gillette City Council looking to approve a 5% cost of living adjustment next fiscal year. The adjustment, if approved...

PHOTOS: 38 saddle-started horses gentled by Wyoming Honor Farm inmates up for adoption Saturday

CASPER, Wyo. — Wild horses and burros gentled with the help of inmates will be up for adoption on Saturday, May 14, at the Wyoming Honor Farm, 40 Honor Farm Road, about a mile...

Wyoming governor donating wild bison hunting license; raffle will raise money for conservation

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon is donating a wild bison hunting license for the fourth year in a row to be raffled off in order to raise money for conservation. “The bison is...

Wyoming Treasurer seeks second term

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming State Treasurer Curt Meier, R-La Grange, will seek reelection to the office he’s held for four years. Meier announced his intention to run for a second term today. “It has been an...

2022 Election Candidate Questions: Tricia Simonson

GILLETTE, Wyo.—The 2022 elections are ramping up and as a part of our goal this election cycle to let our readers know who they are voting for, County 17 will be sending out sets...

Stocktrail Elementary voted CCSD’s only DLI school

Rawhide DLI students coming to Stocktrail where non-DLI students are to be moved to Prairie Wind Elementary GILLETTE, Wyo. — The Campbell County School Board on Tuesday approved a proposal making Stocktrail Elementary the only...

‘Billion-dollar storm’ dumps more than a foot of snow on Campbell County

GILLETTE, Wyo.— Campbell County was still digging itself out Monday morning from a weekend storm that buffeted the region with near 60 mph winds and dumped 19 inches of snow on northeast Wyoming. Severe blizzard...

Blizzard forces multiple road closures, non-emergency travel discouraged

UPDATE 2 p.m., April 24: the City of Gillette has ended the Level 2 Snow Emergency, though the Level 1 emergency remains in effect. The closures listed in the previous update still apply. UPDATE 1:30...

Campbell County, Gillette, Wright agree to equal CCFD funding split, board representation

GILLETTE, Wyo. — A joint meeting Wednesday night between the Campbell County Commission, the Gillette City Council, and the Town of Wright produced a verbal agreement to equalize funding and board representation for the...