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Report: Campbell County cost of living 7th highest in state

At the end of 2020, Campbell County was the seventh most expensive county to live in Wyoming, according to the most recent cost-of-living index report from the Wyoming Economic Analysis Division (EAD). Campbell County came...
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Wyoming, Texas among states suing Biden administration over climate change executive order

By Derek Draplin, The Center Square Wyoming, Texas and eight other states filed a lawsuit last week against President Joe Biden and his administration for an executive order addressing climate change that the states allege...

Lummis introduces bill that would allow people under 21 to buy handguns

By Ellen Fike, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  U.S. Sen. Cynthia Lummis introduced a bill this week that would allow adults between the ages of 18 and 20 to purchase...

Wyoming gun advocate: Biden’s executive actions on gun control represent how little power he...

By Elyse Kelly, The Center Square President Joe Biden wants to place more restrictions on the purchase of guns through executive actions, but gun rights activists say he has little power. Biden has asked the U.S....
President Joe Biden delivers remarks in a meeting with Vice President Kamala Harris, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III, and other senior civilian and military leaders, the Pentagon, Washington, D.C., Feb. 10, 2021. (Photo: Lisa Ferdinando, DoD, Flickr, Creative Commons 2.0)

Biden’s emissions pledge comes with economic consequences, experts warn

By Casey Harper, The Center Square President Joe Biden is expected to announce a pledge Thursday to cut U.S. greenhouse gas emissions in half within less than a decade. Biden will announce the aggressive pledge, according...
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BLM cancels oil & gas lease sales again; Gordon says will cost Wyoming millions

By Jim Angell, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  Wyoming stands to lose millions of dollars more from this year’s second cancellation of oil and gas lease sales on federal lands,...

City to consider allowing alcohol delivery in Gillette

The Gillette City Council announced Tuesday that it will consider adopting regulations to comply with a new state statute that allows alcohol and malt beverage deliveries for some liquor license holders. The new statute, W.S....

Legislators to study Medicaid expansion in 2021 interim

By Nick Reynolds, WyoFile Wyoming lawmakers will give Medicaid expansion a hard look in the 2021 interim after two attempts to pass the measure failed in the Wyoming Senate in the recent session. The Legislature’s Management...
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Opinion: We cannot afford to wait. We must address our deficit.

Opinion By Senator Cynthia Lummis Here in Wyoming, we understand the importance of living within our means. We don’t spend more than we have, we save when times are good, and we take pride in...
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Gordon: Wyoming will not house illegal immigrants

By Jimmy Orr, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon has made it clear that any attempt by the federal government to move illegal immigrants to Wyoming will...