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Campaign data illustrates Gore’s growing influence in Wyo politics

By Nick Reynolds, WyoFile When Susan Gore arrived in Wyoming more than two decades ago, the heir to the Gore-Tex fortune was a minor player in the state’s politics. Campaign finance documents show limited involvement in Wyoming politics...

League of Women Voters will hold county election forum tonight

GILLETTE, Wyo. — The Campbell County League of Women Voters and Gillette Public Access Television will host a primary election candidate forum at 6 p.m. June 27 for county offices. A forum for local candidates...

Campbell County Candidate Questionnaire: Eric Barlow for State Senator for District 23

GILLETTE, Wyo. — County 17 has sent out a questionnaire to those running in the primary election in August. The following is the response from Eric Barlow, who is running for State Senator for...

Campbell County Candidate Questionnaire: Pamela Merchen for Clerk of District Court

GILLETTE, Wyo. — County 17 has sent out a questionnaire to those running in the primary election in August. The following are the answers from Pamela Merchen who is running for Clerk of District Court. ...
The Wyoming State Capitol at night. (Mike Vanata/WyoFile)

Proposed Budget Cuts Pound Public Services

By Andrew Graham, WyoFile Gov. Mark Gordon last week sent proposed budget cuts to the Wyoming Legislature that slash public services and weaken the already thin safety net supporting Wyoming’s most vulnerable. In a press release accompanying...
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Gillette College bill clears legislature

A bill to establish an independent community college district in Gillette passed the State Legislature Wednesday and will advance to the desk of Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon to be signed into law. The bill, Senate...

Campbell County Candidate Questionnaire: Jim Ford for County Commissioner

GILLETTE, Wyo. — County 17 has sent out a questionnaire to those running in the primary election in August. The following are the answers from Jim Ford, who is running for Campbell County Commissioner. ...
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Western Organization of Resource Councils ends coal lawsuit

GILLETTE, Wyo. — The Western Organization of Resource Councils dismissed a lawsuit Thursday against the Department of Energy, citing changes the department made to its advisory committee on coal. The organization stated in a news...

Campbell County Candidate Questionnaire: Scott Matheny for County Sheriff

GILLETTE, Wyo. — County 17 has sent out a questionnaire to those running in the primary election in August. The following are the answers from Scott Matheny, who is seeking reelection as Campbell County Sheriff. ...

2022 Election Candidate Questions: Tricia Simonson

GILLETTE, Wyo.—The 2022 elections are ramping up and as a part of our goal this election cycle to let our readers know who they are voting for, County 17 will be sending out sets...