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Gillette resident Shelley Horn has launched a petition to recall Liz Cheney, signaling the discontent of many voters throughout Wyoming.

Gillette Woman Launches Petition to Recall Cheney as House Votes to Impeach

Shelley Horn isn’t typically a woman to make waves nor is she interested in heading up any political movements. In fact, up until this year’s election, 57-year-old Horn had never even cast a vote. In...
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...
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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 *...

Gillette Mayor apologizes for years’ worth of disparaging, disrespectful texts

Gillette Mayor Louise Carter-King back-peddled furiously Tuesday night following the release of nearly a year’s worth of disparaging and disrespectful texts between herself and another former top city official. The correspondences, contained within 464 pages...

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...

Cheney is on her own; Barrasso, Lummis, Gordon offer no support

By Ellen Fike, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily)  Wyoming’s top elected officials are offering no support for U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney as she fights to retain her U.S. House leadership...
Front entrance of Gillette College Old Main (file photo).

Get to know Gillette Community College Trustee candidates

With 23 applicants putting their names forward for consideration to serve as a trustee on Campbell County's potential Gillette Community College District board, County 17 will be posing questions to candidates in order to...
Governor Mark Gordon

State Breaches ‘New Normal’ as Gov. Gordon Removes, Relaxes Orders

Governor Mark Gordon and the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Thursday the removal of an entire health order along with a continued relaxing of COVID-19 protocols as the state's COVID-19 metrics continue to...

County Floats Plans for First, Multi-Million Dollar Industrial Area

The Campbell County Board of Commissioners is nearly ready to begin turning a 160-acre plot of land east of Gillette into the county’s first multimillion-dollar industrial park, a county official said Thursday. The Pronghorn Industrial...
Travis Deti

U.S. power plants short on coal; Utilities scrambling with cold temps ahead

By Jimmy Orr, Cowboy State Daily (this story originally appeared on Cowboy State Daily) Who says coal is a thing of the past? Although the push to move away from coal remains a top agenda item for...