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Commissioner Reardon resigns via letter to the board

After three years of service, Campbell County Commissioner DG Reardon resigned from his position. His resignation was announced via a letter during Wednesday morning’s commission meeting which Commissioner Reardon did not attend. Chairman Bob Maul...

Commissioners prepare for fourth shot at Pronghorn Industrial Park 

When it comes to fighting for what it believes is in the best interest of the local economy, the Campbell County Commissioners refuse to give up on turning the Pronghorn Industrial Park from talk to reality.   After...

Fixes for mental-health crisis system stall, again

By Joel Funk, WyoFile Statewide system for emergency, involuntary detentions — instead of current county level approach — garners interest. Wyoming’s Joint Judiciary Committee for the second consecutive year did not produce a bill ready for...
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2021: Pandemic politics, wildlife woes and Cheney’s challenge

By WyoFile Staff, WyoFile WyoFile’s stories of the year include a world-famous grizzly, a special legislative session and a political race that has the nation’s attention. Wyoming began the messy business of climbing out of the...
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Campbell County joins $26 billion opioid class action lawsuit

In a special meeting Thursday morning, the Campbell County Commissioners approved joining a national class action lawsuit against several opioid distributors in which a $26 billion settlement has been reached. Wyoming’s portion of the prize...

Bishop Road relocation to free up 74 million tons of coal

The Campbell County Commissioners on Tuesday said yes to the beginning phase of moving Bishop Road just southeast of the city limits for a wealth of near-future mining. It would pave the way for Eagle Specialties Materials LLC and Peabody Energy Corp. to mine...
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Commissioners approve bonuses for all county employees

In a unanimous vote at its final meeting of the calendar year, Campbell County Commissioners approved a one-time bonus for all county employees including fire and land-use board. The bonus, which goes into effect immediately,...
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Drug dealers sentenced in federal district court

By Ron Richter, Sheridan Media (this story originally appeared on Sheridan Media) United States District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson sentenced 27-year-old Ian Arbee Batara Molina of Livermore, California to five years in prison for the...

Campbell County gifts Lusk a patrol car

Fleet Manager Tony Langone asked commissioners on Tuesday if Campbell County could spread a little holiday joy with a much-needed gift to the Town of Lusk in the form of a retired patrol car. The...

Commissioners reject public health COVID-19 education campaign

Following a lengthy discussion on Tuesday, the Campbell County Commissioners denied Campbell County Public Health’s (CCPH) request to move forward with a no-cost COVID-19 vaccine education plan. The plan, if it had been approved, would have sought to further...