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President Trump at Podium. (H/t Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Biden Stumbles, Endangering Climate Action

By Adam Aton and Scott Waldman, Climatewire, E&E News Democrats dreamed that the 2020 election would deliver them a broad mandate to kick-start decarbonization across every sector of the economy. They woke up this morning with smaller hopes. Though...
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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 *...
Protest outside the U.S. Supreme Court on December 11, 2000. (Photo courtesy of Elvert Barnes/Flickr, Creative Commons)

Why Bush v. Gore Still Matters in 2020

By Ian MacDougall, ProPublica Twenty years after the Supreme Court decision known as Bush v. Gore effectively decided a presidential election, it’s back on the country’s mind. President Donald Trump, who is lagging in polls...
Obituaries | Gillette, Wyoming

House Candidate Dies Prior to Election

Wyoming House District 53 Representative Roy Edwards passed away earlier today, according to two high-level government officials. Edwards was born and raised in Campbell County. He served on the Gillette City Council and Campbell County...
Biden visits United Association Local 27 in Erie, PA promoting his Build Back Better plan (H/t Adam Schultz/Biden for President/Flickr)

Would Biden Make Gas The Next Coal?

By Lesley Clark and Carlos Anchondo, Energywire, E&E News A Biden presidency would likely accelerate a shift away from natural gas that is occurring across the U.S. as concerns about climate change increase and the cost of...
Days before the U.S. presidential election, President Trump is reportedly considering an executive order aimed at studying the economic impact of hydraulic fracturing. (H/t Shealah Craighead/White House/Flickr)

Brouillette: Trump ‘Developing’ Fracking Order

By Lesley Clark, Energywire, E&E News With less than a week to the election and polls showing a tight race in energy-rich Pennsylvania, the Trump administration is preparing to study the economic effects of hydraulic fracturing,...
Consultants offered this concept drawing among the construction options as Uinta County School District No.1 considered asking voters to back a bond issue for an Evanston Field House, mostly for youth sports. (Plan One Architects/Essenza Architecture)

As Legislature Hems and Haws, 19 Counties to Vote on Taxes

By Angus M. Thuermer, Jr., WyoFile Voters in 19 of Wyoming’s 23 counties will face local tax propositions on their General Election ballots, including 12 new revenue measures. The requests for new or continued taxing authority range...
President Trump faced former Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday,October 22,2020, in a debate at the Curb Event Center at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee. (Stock Image Used Under License)

Trump Hit Clinton On Coal. Can It Work With Biden On Oil?

By Benjamin Storrow, Climatewire, E&E News President Trump famously bludgeoned Hillary Clinton in 2016 with her pledge to "put a lot of coal miners and coal companies out of business." The president hopes he can repeat the...

Campbell County 2018 General Election Results

Here are the unofficial results for the 2018 November General Election. Optional One-Percent- Yes For: 8,068 Against: 4,870 City of Gillette Mayor: Louise Carter-King Ward 1 (4 year): Shawn Neary Ward 1 (2 year): Bruce Brown Ward 2: Tim Carsrud Ward 3: Robin...

School Board Candidate Responses: How do we ensure that our schools remain number one...

As part of our goal here at County 17 of informing voters for this year’s elections, we sent out unique questions for candidates in state, county, and city elections, to let you better know...