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Stories with place: Gillette
  • More layoffs announced at Wyoming coal mines 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 1:40 pm

    GILLETTE, Wyoming - Alpha Natural Resources is laying off 37 workers at its Belle Ayr and Eagle Butte mines in northeast Wyoming.

  • Campbell County's education project draws national attention 
    Updated: Apr-27-16 2:06 am

    GILLETTE, Wyoming - The video cameraman and sound man weaving their way through Jami Howe's fourth-grade classroom during a science project is clear evidence that Campbell County's work on teaching science is breaking boundaries.

  • Gillette woman competent to stand trial in husband's death 
    Updated: Apr-27-16 1:14 am

    GILLETTE, Wyoming - A Gillette woman charged with shooting and killing her husband has been found competent to stand trial for first-degree murder.

  • Man, girlfriend charged with abusing 4-year-old girl 
    Updated: Apr-20-16 5:21 pm

    GILLETTE, Wyoming - A Gillette man and his wife are charged with causing his 4-year-old daughter to be so badly malnourished a pediatrician told investigators that if she had remained in those conditions for another month she would have died.

  • UW offers support to northeast Wyoming 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 3:53 pm

    LARAMIE, Wyoming - The University of Wyoming is making a special effort to support current or prospective students affected by layoffs in the energy industry.

  • Hope in hard times 
    Updated: Apr-13-16 2:05 am

    GILLETTE, Wyoming - Judge Paul Phillips acknowledged the "elephant in the room" as he presided over a Campbell County Adult Treatment Felony Court graduation on the afternoon of April 5.

  • Gillette, or bust 
    Updated: Apr-06-16 5:39 pm

    GILLETTE, Wyoming - Some are saying now may be one of the nation's worst energy downturns, with oil, natural gas and coal all seeing historically low prices at the same time.

  • Northeast Wyoming reels from mining layoffs 
    Updated: Apr-01-16 3:20 pm

    WRIGHT, Wyoming - The day the layoffs came, a cigarette and a cold beer could do only so much.

  • Peabody, Arch lay off workers from northeast Wyoming mines 
    Updated: Mar-31-16 7:30 pm

    GILLETTE, Wyoming - About 465 coal mine workers are being laid off from the two largest mines in northeast Wyoming as declining prices and demand for coal force mining companies to scale back their operations.