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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...
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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...
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...

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...
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Commissioners Approve Mask Mandate for County Employees

Update: This story was updated with new information received from the Wyoming Department of Health. There are now 12 counties with mask mandates and two additional counties have pending applications. Masks are now mandatory for county...
Front entrance of Gillette College.

Gillette Community College District Approved by Voters

Campbell County voters today approved the formation of an independent Gillette Community College District. There were 5,924 ballots cast in the special election. Of those, 4,160 voters were for the formation of the district with...

Commissioner Reardon resigns via letter to the board

After three years of service, Campbell County Commissioner DG Reardon resigned from his position. His resignation was announced via a letter during Wednesday morning’s commission meeting which Commissioner Reardon did not attend. Chairman Bob Maul...
Shelley Horn is interviewed in her home in Gillette, WY by CNN. (Photo: County 17 / Brooke Byelich)

Speaking Her Mind

Gillette mom's petition to recall Cheney goes viral Shelly Horn wants Liz Cheney to know that there are a lot of people back home who aren’t so happy with her right now. Not only do...