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Devils Tower was named the first official national monument in 1906. Now Representative Cynthia Lummis is fighting to protect its name.

Sen. Lummis Introduces Bill Blocking Devils Tower Name Change

U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis introduced legislation, co-sponsored by Sen. John Barrasso, to protect the name of one of northeast Wyoming's most recognizable landmarks: Devils Tower National Monument. Despite the monument being known as Devils Tower...
Obituaries | Gillette, Wyoming

House Candidate Dies Prior to Election

Wyoming House District 53 Representative Roy Edwards passed away earlier today, according to two high-level government officials. Edwards was born and raised in Campbell County. He served on the Gillette City Council and Campbell County...
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Unofficial Campbell County Election Results

The results are in and there are a lot of races that went exactly as was expected. There were, however, a few upsets. The complete results are below. General Election Unofficial Results Total Ballots Cast: 19,733 *...

Businesses to return $8.2 million in CARES funds

By Wendy Corr, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  More than 8,000 businesses throughout Wyoming received a portion of $420 million dollars in federal CARES Act money that was distributed by...
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Wyoming gun owners praise passage of concealed carry bill

By Ellen Fike, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  The Wyoming Gun Owners organization is celebrating the recent signing of a bill to let visitors to the state carry concealed weapons...
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...

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...
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...
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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,...