Posted on: July 17, 2017

Plague in Northeastern Wyoming Prairie Dog

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Friday, the Wyoming Department of Health issued a news release confirming a prairie dog in the Converse County area of Thunder Basin National Grassland had been infected with the plague. The news release stated no human cases have been identified.

Friday, the Wyoming Department of Health issued a news release confirming a prairie dog in the Converse County area of Thunder Basin National Grassland had been infected with the plague. The news release stated no human cases have been identified. The U.S...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Campbell County Fair

Campbell County Fair Truck and Tractor Pulls August 5th, 2017

Summer is here and that means the Campbell County Fair is just around the corner.

This year we will be welcoming back the Western Grand National Pulling Series and Live A Little Productions for the truck and tractor pulls.

Pre-sale discount tickets are on sale now at cam-plex.com.

Get yours before they are gone!

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Open Burning Restrictions

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Due to the extreme fire danger Campbell County is currently experiencing, the Campbell County Fire Department Chief requested the Commissioners adopt a resolution restricting open burning.

After a wet spring, heavy vegetation combined with higher temperature and decreased humidity pose a potentially severe to extreme fire situation. Resolution 1953 imposes restrictions on open burning activities. The resolution will take effect starting at ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Property Tax Sale August 24, 2017

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Advertising dates are July 27, August 3 and August 10. In order to keep name out of the paper, must be paid by 5PM on July 25.

2016 Property Tax Sale will be Thursday August 24th at 9AM in the Commissioner’s Chambers. All delinquent taxes will need to be paid by 5PM on Wednesday August 23.

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Solar Eclipse 2017

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Eclipse lovers, astronomical enthusiasts and everyone else who plans to view the darkest of dark when the 2017 solar eclipse slices its way across the country, Campbell County is the place you want to be.

Looking to make plans for Solar Eclipse 2017? Make Campbell County your Eclipse 2017 destination. In Campbell County, you will find two communities who want to make your eclipse viewing experience one for the ages, Wright and Gillette, Wyoming. Gillette i...

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Motor Vehicle Registration

Due to changes in the Wyoming State Statute, state fees on registrations will be increasing July 1st, 2017.

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Library

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Library Book Discussions

Library Book Discussions

Campbell County Public Library's July book discussion is July 18 at 6:30pm. This month's title: "Salt of the Sea" by Ruta Sepetys

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Posted on: July 1, 2017

CCPL Artist of the Month

April Artist of the Month

Selections from Hands On Pottery will be on display at CCPL for this month's Artist of the Month exhibit. Stop by and check it out!

Library
Posted on: July 1, 2017

Tuesday Tech Classes @ CCPL

Tuesday Tech Classes

Tuesdays, 6:30-8pm

•July 4    Library Closed

•July 11    Digital Photos

•July 18    Email Basics

•July 25    Clean Up & Speed Up Your Computer

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Library
Posted on: June 5, 2017

Summer Reading Fun at Your Libraries

Summer Reading Fun at Your Library

Great fun, chances to learn something new and win prizes await all ages at your libraries in Gillette and Wright this summer.

Check our calendar for details. Library
Posted on: June 1, 2017

One Book One Community

One Book One Community

As part of your libraries' summer long eclipse celebration, Campbell County Public Library System and The Library Foundation Inc. present One Book One Community 2017 featuring "The End of Night" by Paul Bogard!

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Youth Fall Soccer Registration

Registration for Youth Fall Soccer runs through July 31. Register at the Recreation Center or online at https://webtrac.ccgov.net/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/splash.html?InterfaceParameter=1. Youth Soccer is for ages 4 through the 6th grade. Five divisions are offe...

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Parks & Recreation

Posted on: July 19, 2017

Museum Eclipse Trip CANCELLED

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Eclipse Trip to Buttes CANCELLED

The Campbell County Rockpile Museum regrets to announce that our tentative trip to the Pumpkin Buttes for the Great American Eclipse on August 21st has been officially cancelled.

Museum Director Robert Henning stated that &a...

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Rockpile Museum
Posted on: June 5, 2017

"West Across the Skies" NOW OPEN

West Across the Skies

The Campbell County Rockpile Museum has opened a new exhibit in our temporary gallery: West Across the Skies: Air Transportation in Wyoming. The exhibit contains thirty-nine photographs and information panels representing the state’s aviation history, fro...

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Rockpile Museum
Posted on: May 16, 2017

Rockpile Museum is a Blue Star Museum

Blue Star Museum

CAMPBELL COUNTY ROCKPILE MUSEUM TO PARTICIPATE IN BLUE STAR MUSEUMS PROGRAM

The Rockpile Museum is one of more than 2,000 museums across America and one of 11 Wyoming museums to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in c...

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Rockpile Museum
Posted on: February 26, 2017

New Books in the Rockpile Museum Store

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The Campbell County Rockpile Museum Store is now carrying the following books:

General George Crook: His Autobiography

Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of Old Wyoming  by W.C. Jameson      

Fort Laramie and the Great Sioux ...

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Rockpile Museum

Sheriff

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Scam Alert

Scam Alert

On July 6, 2017 the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued an alert on scammers posing as FTC officials who contact individuals and claim they have won prizes from a charity contest. The scammers ask for money to cover taxes or insurance costs associated w...

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Sheriff
Posted on: July 5, 2017

Campbell County Sheriff's Office Honor Guard

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The Campbell County Sheriff Office Honor Guard was formed in March 2009 with eleven Sheriff Office Deputies and Detention Officers. Today the team consists of seventeen members who have performed in over 116 events. 

The purpose for the Honor Guar...

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