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GILLETTE — Residents, Cam-plex and law enforcement are preparing for a convoy of a few hundred truckers that will be passing through Campbell County on its way to Washington, D.C. One strand of the Freedom Convoy, which describes itself as a “peaceful and loving demonstration” asking the government...
Story House Inc. promising 435 film industry jobs in Sheridan   By Ashleigh Snoozy The Sheridan Press Via Wyoming News Exchange   SHERIDAN — A new business aims to bring the film industry to Sheridan. Story House Inc. presented its business plan at the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development...
Video bloggers involved in some commercial ventures now able to film in national parks without prior approval   By Mark Davis Powell Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   POWELL – A federal judge recently found the permit and fee requirements for filming video on National Park Service properties are...
Cheney removed from House leadership post   By Victoria Eavis Casper Star-Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   CASPER — House Republicans voted Wednesday morning to remove Rep. Liz Cheney, Wyoming's lone member of the chamber and an outspoken critic of former President Donald Trump, from her...
Delegation opposes DC statehood   By Tom Coulter Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via Wyoming News Exchange   CHEYENNE — The three federal delegates from Wyoming, a state often mentioned in discussions of whether to grant statehood to Washington, D.C., have come out strongly opposed to a bill the House of...

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Justin Kolbeck, local coal miner, was part of the South Dakota National Guard team that was sent to Washington, D.C., during President Joe Biden’s inauguration, and he was a squad leader for the week.

 
Hannah Gross NLJ Correspondent   With Jan. 6 marked as a day that could go down in history due to the storming of and break-in at Washington, D.C., the U.S. National Guard made an extra effort to be present at the 2021 inauguration of President Joe Biden. Not only was the Washington, D.C., National...
Gordon emphasizes post-COVID economic recovery, education funding in State of the State address   By Tom Coulter  Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via Wyoming News Exchange   CHEYENNE – Gov. Mark Gordon emphasized better days lie ahead as Wyoming recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic, while encouraging...
Court cans low-impact film permits in Grand Teton, Yellowstone parks   By Mike Koshmrl Jackson Hole News&Guide Via Wyoming News Exchange   JACKSON — The National Park Service has changed its permitting requirements so that commercial filmmakers no longer have to pay fees or gain clearance as...

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More than 50 people attend Wednesday night’s meeting of the Weston County Republican Party, at the Pizza Barn. At the meeting they voted to censure Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo, due to her stance taken on the impeachment of former President Donald Trump.

 
County Republicans censure Cheney 71 people sign letter to Cheney Alexis Barker NLJ News Editor   Weston County Republicans joined a majority of Wyoming’s counties on Wednesday, Feb. 3, when they voted to censure Rep. Liz Cheney. In addition to the official censure resolution, 71...
Roundtable concludes lease ban will hit Wyoming hard   By Greg Johnson Gillette News Record Via Wyoming News Exchange   GILLETTE — President Joe Biden’s orders to halt federal oil and natural gas leases and permitting has energy-producing states and industries scrambling to respond. Facing...

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