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Gillette College Board of Trustees Candidate Questions: Round 2

Good afternoon Gillette! Below are the responses to the second round of questions sent by County 17 to each individual running to serve on the prospective Gillette Community College District Board of Trustees. Each...

Gubernatorial Candidates Talk Diversification, Not Taxes

By Andrew Graham, WyoFile.com The six candidates vying to be the Republican nominee for governor jousted last week over economic diversification but largely stayed away from tax reform. Meanwhile Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Throne tried turning conservative...

One Percent to be Placed on Ballot in November Election

(Gillette, Wyo.) Residents concerned over the possibility of the one-percent tax becoming permanent can rest easy. During the five listening sessions held in order to educate the public on the importance of the one-percent, some...
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No Upsets in Local Legislative Races, Deceased Representative Wins

Going into the Tuesday election, Campbell County’s GOP was sitting in a strong position to keep Campbell County’s legislative delegation red. Only House District 32 incumbent Timothy Hallinan had a challenger. Hallinan’s challenger was Democrat...
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...

CSD: Cheney mocks Trump days after Arizona election hand count

By Jimmy Orr, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  If there is any doubt the 2022 Wyoming congressional election is going to be filled with fireworks, that should be cleared up...
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...
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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 *...
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State Senate Candidate Responses: Do You Have Time To Be a Legislator?

(Gillette, Wyo.) Senate districts 1 and 23 in Campbell County have contested races this year. As part of our goal here at County 17 of informing voters for the upcoming primaries, we are sending out...

School Board Candidate Responses

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...