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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...
A Mosaic style Gillette College Sculpture by Tom Ford

Committee to Decide Fate of Gillette College Bill

A bill establishing Gillette College as its own community college district is queued for discussion in a Wyoming Senate committee next week amid high hopes of it advancing to the next step, officials said Wednesday.   The bill in question,...

Family of Murder Victims Against the Death Penalty Explain Why in Online Forum

Wyoming Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty and the Wyoming Campaign to End the Death Penalty will be hosting a second online event featuring murder victims' family members on Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 6 p.m. "Victims...

Happy Birthday Campbell County: #ThisWeekInWYHistory

An oil pump, a common site surrounding the plains of Gillette, Wyoming in 2019 which would be notably absent in the early 1900's, just like Campbell County.  It’s hard to picture Wyoming without Campbell County,...
Gov. Mark Gordon with pin on lapel in front of flag

Gov. Gordon: Biden Energy Orders Will be “Devastating” to Wyoming Schools, Communities, Businesses

By The Center Square President Joe Biden’s executive order banning new oil and gas leases on federal lands will have a devastating impact on the state of Wyoming's budget and industry workers in the state,...

Local Legislator Unveils Bill, Resolution for Government Elected Recalls

The power to recall elected officials of all levels could be placed in the hands of the Wyoming people, assuming a bill and a resolution granting such power advances through the State Legislature. House Bill...
Wind companies have invested $3.4 billion in Wyoming to date. In this photo cattle and wind turbines share the land. (Photo: Powering Up Wyoming)

Wind Invests Big in Wyoming

Wyoming resources power the nation. Historically, it's been our fossil resources that keep America's lights on - coal, oil, and gas. Over the last decade, Wyoming wind has risen to join the ranks as...

WY Lawmakers United in Limiting Biden’s Oil and Gas, Coal Leasing Bans

U.S. lawmakers from Wyoming, along with dozens of other Congressional members from other states, are moving quickly to kneecap U.S. President Joe Biden’s recent temporary leasing bans for mineral extraction on federally owned lands. Legislation...

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...
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...