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Western states form coalition to establish clean hydrogen hub

By Robert Davis, The Center Square (The Center Square) – A coalition of four Mountain West states have come to an agreement to establish a regional hydrogen power hub, officials said on Thursday. The memorandum of understanding...

Small pharmacies compel lawmakers to rein in drug middleman

By hyperlinked author, WyoFile Wyoming lawmakers are considering adding more regulations to an obscure yet powerful link in the pharmaceutical drug supply chain — pharmacy benefit managers. PBMs work behind-the-scenes as middlemen between insurance plans,...
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COVID-19 Update for Friday, Feb. 18

There have been 245 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Campbell County since last week, including 22 new Omicron variant cases, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Friday. The latest data, updated on Feb...

Heading into the budget session, just how flush is Wyo?

By Mike Koshmrl, WyoFile CHEYENNE — As the 66th Wyoming Legislature’s budget session convened Monday, it was no secret the state’s finances are on the up. The budget outlook, buoyed by fossil fuel markets, rebounded nearly $850...

A grueling process produces a redistricting bill, finally

By Maggie Mullen, WyoFile With only a couple of days standing between lawmakers and Wyoming’s 2022 budget session, the Legislature’s Joint Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions committee settled on a redistricting bill Friday. Also known as...

Gordon: ‘Mr. Biden, tear up your energy policy. Let Wyoming power our country’

By Brendan Lachance CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon delivered his “State of the State” message to the Wyoming Legislature on Monday, February 14 as the legislature convened its 2022 budget session, highlighting aspects of...
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COVID-19 Update for Friday, Feb. 11

There have been 356 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Campbell County since last week, including seven new Omicron variant cases, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Friday. The latest data, updated on Feb...
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Proposed fossil fuel royalty rebate bill is a bad idea

Opinion by RT Cox, WyoFile As a retired oil and gas attorney, who negotiated plenty of leases and sales of leases in Wyoming, it’s clear to me that the royalty rebate bill advanced last week is a...

Lawmakers want to reimburse fossil fuel producers to offset fed royalty hike

By Dustin Bleizeffer, WyoFile Some Wyoming lawmakers want to provide a tax refund to fossil fuel producers to help offset a potential federal mineral royalty rate hike. The Select Federal Natural Resource Management Committee on Thursday...

Cowboy State roadkill harvesting now legal; people can request permission via Wyoming 511 app

By Brendan Lachance CASPER, Wyo. — Harvesting roadkill from some Wyoming roadways became legal in January 2022 and people are now able to collect roadkill if they first obtain authorization from the Wyoming Game and...