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  1. Legislators include new high school's track, field on state construction listRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    After nearly five hours of debate on school construction issues Saturday night, money to help build a track and playing field at the new high school in Gillette received a nod from state legislators. The Joint Appropriations Committee approved a proposed draft bill for school construction over the next fiscal year that funds 28 projects across Wyoming at a cost of $17.1 million.

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  2. Is the check in the mail?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Gillette News-Record

    With two locally operating coal companies filing for bankruptcy in the last 13 months, Campbell County could be on the hook for almost $50 million in unpaid ad valorem taxes. Alpha Natural Resources filed bankruptcy Aug. 3 and hopes to shave $4 billion in debt.

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  3. Jaden Allen signs with U. of MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Gillette News-Record

    On Saturday, Gillette senior Emma Jurewicz is set to sign a commitment to the Black Hills State University women's soccer team. Jurewicz is signing with the Spearfish, South Dakota, school after scoring seven goals as a junior in 2015.

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  4. Michael NunleyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Gillette News-Record

    Michael Nunley, 68, of Gillette died Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Close to Home Hospice.

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  5. Jeffrey SchurbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Gillette News-Record

    He was born Dec. 4, 1960, to John and Arlene Schurbon in Maquoketa, Iowa. After graduating from Maquoketa High School, he moved to Russell, Kansas.

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  6. Man charged with vehicular homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Gillette News-Record

    A Recluse man who crashed into another man's truck after fleeing from sheriff's deputies in June has been charged with aggravated vehicular homicide. Grant Christopher Gleason, 27, made an initial appearance in Circuit Court on Wednesday and a $200,000 personal recognizance bond was set.

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  7. QuasquicentennialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Gillette News-Record

    In 1891, the area that would soon be re-named Gillette had thousands of people living and working in it, a mixture of cowboys, railroad workers, saloon and hotel owners and merchants. People had followed the railroad to Gillette, building wood-frame buildings and setting up businesses to attract people to come have a good time and get a couple of drinks, Rockpile Museum Director Robert Henning said.

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  8. Archaeological program planned Wednesday cancelledRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Gillette News-Record

    The Pumpkin Buttes Chapter of the Wyoming Archaeological Society has canceled its meeting Wednesday in Gillette because of road conditions. The speaker, John P. Laughlin of the Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office, will now make his presentation on Moriah Ranch in Albany County at 6 p.m. March 3 in Gillette.

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  9. Former county attorney seeks probation ahead of sentencingRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Gillette News-Record

    Scores of friends and relatives of former Albany County Attorney Richard Bohling have written letters asking a district judge to sentence him to probation and not impose prison time for his felony convictions. A jury last fall convicted Bohling of four felony counts of obtaining property by false pretenses and one misdemeanor count of official misconduct. 1 comment

  10. Liz Cheney announces US House run in GilletteRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | The Gillette News-Record

    In officially announcing her candidacy Monday for Wyoming's lone U.S. House seat, Liz Cheney also released a list of her key Wyoming leadership: Liz Cheney, the eldest daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, officially entered the race on the Republican ticket for the House seat in Gillette on Monday. Much like the crowded GOP primary race for the 2016 presidential ticket, the list of hopefuls to be Wyoming's next U.S. House representative continues to grow.

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  11. Federal coal sales moratorium shakes industry strongholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Gillette News-Record

    Lately the bumps for an industry that's brought wealth and jobs to this town are getting bigger - bankruptcies of major producers, pollution rules that have made burning coal more expensive and the decline of a once-promising export market. Now, another threat has struck coal's remaining U.S. stronghold: A potential end to relatively easy and cheap access to billions of tons of the fuel held in publicly-owned reserves across the West.

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  12. Patrick 'Paddy' Joseph BurkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Gillette News-Record

    Prayers were held Saturday at 9:30 a.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Church in Austintown, Ohio, for Patrick "Paddy" Joseph Burke, 30, who passed away in his sleep Thursday night, Jan. 14, 2016, in Gillette. Patrick attended schools across the nation, finishing in West Virginia.

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  13. Man pleads not guilty to charges of sex assaultRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Gillette News-Record

    A Sioux Falls, South Dakota, man has pleaded not guilty to three counts of first-degree sexual assault and two counts of strangulation of a household member after an incident in September in Gillette. David Andrew Roberts, 42, is accused of arguing with a woman he had been dating since April in a hotel room in Gillette.

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  14. James Kearns HaysRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gillette News-Record

    Gillette resident James "Jim" Kearns Hays, 65, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, of cancer at his home. His final days were spent at home surrounded by family and friends.

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  15. Hospital faces double whammy: Bad debts rising, revenues decreasingRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gillette News-Record

    The situation of rising deductibles on insurance policies offered through businesses became a topic of conversation Wednesday in the hospital's finance committee meeting. Trustee Mike Dugan suggested that preventative care may not be viable for those who have deductibles of $4,000 to $5,000 before the insurance kicks in.

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  16. Man arrested in burglaries 11 hours apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gillette News-Record

    A 31-year-old Gillette man faces two burglary charges after he narrowly escaped arrest at one site and was caught several hours later going through vehicles in a car tow lot. Scott Anthony Jordan had his initial appearance in Circuit Court in the cases on Thursday and bond was set at $25,000 cash only.

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  17. Elaine Marie (Turgeon) SharpeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gillette News-Record

    Elaine Marie Sharpe, 69, of Gillette and formerly of Lynn, Massachusetts, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, at her home of a heart condition. She enjoyed traveling to Deadwood, South Dakota, and frequenting the Campbell County Senior Center, but her greatest joy in life were her two grandchildren.

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  18. Margaret 'Peggy' (Haberger) AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gillette News-Record

    Margaret "Peggy" Allen, 58, of Gillette and formerly of Madison, South Dakota, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at Madison Regional Healthcare Center. Peggy Habeger was born Oct. 29, 1957, in Madison.

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  19. Virgie Lucille SwainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Gillette News-Record

    She married William "Bud" Swain on Dec. 15, 1945, in her mother's living room in Shawnee. Their union lasted 66 years.

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  20. Mason McNuttRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Gillette News-Record

    Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron with the Rev. Bruce Baum officiating.

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