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Gillette Mayor Louise Carter-King resigns amid text controversy

Louise Carter-King has resigned from her position as Mayor of the City of Gillette less than a week after the unprecedented release of disparaging text messages between herself and a former top city official. Carter-Kings...

Wyoming employers thank Gordon for cutting off Federal COVID unemployment checks

By Jennifer Kocher, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  By 7 a.m. Monday, the line of vehicles at Starbucks on Highway 59 in Gillette was already at least a dozen deep....

Commissioner, teacher raise concerns regarding books at library

The Campbell County Commissioners on a regular basis now get an earful from residents regarding questionable books. It’s a common theme twice a month now at the twice-monthly public meetings at the courthouse The commissioners...

Cheney fists bumps Biden; Bouchard, Gray respond with impeachment calls

By Ellen Fike, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily) A fist bump exchanged between U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney and President Joe Biden before Biden’s joint address to Congress on Wednesday night...

Video: Teens share their book concerns with commissioners during special presentation 

(The names of the two minors in this story have been edited to protect their privacy)  Two local Boy Scout members called out the Campbell County Commissioners earlier this week for their reported fixation on...
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Solicitor General says Wyoming lacks reason to sue over coal port because of terminal...

By Jim Angell, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  The U.S. Supreme Court needs to rule on the issue of whether Washington state can use its laws to block a proposed...
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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,...

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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Weld County Will Never Leave Colorado For Wyoming

By Jimmy Orr, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily) Before anyone loses any more sleep over it, the chances of Weld County seceding from Colorado and joining Wyoming are essentially zero. Actually,...
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Gordon says Wyoming will defend second amendment rights

By Jim Angell, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  Wyoming will resist any attempts to weaken Second Amendment rights, Gov. Mark Gordon said Thursday. Gordon, speaking with reporters, said he was disappointed...