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Airport seeks financial assistance for pandemic costs, car rental struggles

The Northeast Wyoming Regional Airport (NWRA) is no different than other entities and businesses when it comes to the financial blow caused by COVID-19. The loss of car rental revenue and the increased cost...

Commissioners: Censorship is not our job

Community encouraged to use proper process to protest library literature Demands to remove LGBTQ-related books from the children’s and young adult sections at the local library were not met during Thursday’s special meeting between the...

A Life Well Lived

Hundreds mourn death of Former U.S. Senator Mike Enzi The mournful sound of a lone bugle broke the deafening silence that followed 21 rifle reports inside the Gillette College Pronghorn Center Friday afternoon. Some bowed their...
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Gillette grapples with anti-LGBTQ bigotry

By Nick Reynolds, WyoFile It was just supposed to be a magic show. Months ago, trustees at the Campbell County Library, seeking performers for their summer programming, booked magician Mikayla Oz, a well-regarded entertainer who has...
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Wyoming Innovation Center breaks ground

The new facility will provide research space and technology to assist in the scaling-up of technologies that use coal to produce new products On a shale covered site north of Gillette, Energy Capital Economic Development...
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First of its kind nuclear power plant to be built in Wyoming

State representatives, Secretary of Energy, Bill Gates, and others join Governor in announcing plans to construct Natrium reactor in Wyoming June 2 could be big in Wyoming energy history – and we’ll probably know by...
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Gillette College Bill Moves to House Floor

A bill allowing for the formation of the Gillette Community College District cleared the House Education Committee Wednesday and will move to the floor for further discussion. The bill, Senate File 83 (SF0083), passed the...

One of Two Marijuana Bills Advances to House Floor

A state bill allowing for the production, sale, and testing of marijuana in Wyoming cleared the House Judiciary Committee Friday afternoon and will move to floor for further discussion. The bill, House Bill 209, was...

Wyoming Supreme Court Reverses Conviction in Sundance Murder Case

A Sundance woman will have another day in court after successfully winning her appeal to the Wyoming Supreme Court Friday. Marty Smith was charged and convicted as an accessory in the death of Doug Haar...
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How A Biden Presidency Could Impact Wyoming Energy

President-elect Joe Biden made some big promises that, if kept, could prove disastrous for the Wyoming energy economy, but it’s not likely to happen given the outcome of the election, one energy economist says. In...