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71-year-old gored by Yellowstone bison Wednesday; park’s second goring in three days

CASPER, Wyo. — A  71-year-old woman was gored after inadvertently approaching a bison Wednesday in Yellowstone National Park, marking the third reported occasion this year in the park — and second in three days...
Campbell County Courthouse

Gillette man sentenced to prison for aggravated child abuse

GILLETTE, Wyo. — A Campbell County District Court judge on Monday sentenced Tyler Bryan Martinson of Gillette to four to eight years in prison for aggravated child abuse. Martinson was convicted May 10 of six...

Campbell County Man Charged with Attempted Murder After Stabbing Friend

Campbell County resident Roger Gilmore, 59, has been charged with attempted murder and could face life imprisonment or death if convicted of stabbing a friend in the neck with a knife, officials said Friday.   Gilmore was arraigned before Campbell County Circuit Court...

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...
Gov. Mark Gordon

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...

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...

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....

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...
Gov. Mark Gordon

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...