2022 Election

CHEYENNE —With Democrats running for elected office in Wyoming recognizing that they are in the political minority in the state, some candidates told the Wyoming Tribune Eagle they are helping to provide a necessary balance in perspective and policy.  “Monoculture isn’t good in horticulture or in...
The Weston County Republican Party is hosting Republican candidate forums at the Newcastle Lodge and Convention Center on Tuesday nights at 6 p.m. throughout the summer in preparation for the Aug. 16 primary election.  Chairwoman Kari Drost said the basic format for the forum has the candidates...
About a quarter of legislative races in Wyoming’s 2022 election will likely be decided by default, instead of voters. Twenty-two state House and Senate seats are set to go uncontested in both the August primary and November general elections, according to the candidate roster released May 27 by the...
CHEYENNE — Steve Helling announced his candidacy Thursday to seek the Wyoming Democratic nomination for the U.S. House of Representatives, although he voted for former President Donald Trump twice.  Helling filed for the federal office on the last day possible, Friday, which would let him run in...
The 2022 election season is shaping up to be an interesting one in Weston County, with several contested seats, high profile races and new candidates making their debut on the local political scene.  Filings for various seats at the city, county and state level officially closed on May 27 in...
Anyone interested in running for office during the 2022 election season has another five days to file with the Weston County clerk, Wyoming secretary of state or at Newcastle City Hall. The filing deadline for the primary election is May 27.  The 2022 primary election is on Aug. 16 and the general...
FROM WYOFILE:  The Park County Commissioners will not approve a proposal by Park County Republican Men’s Club to hand-count ballots in the 2022 elections, but the proposal remains in play.  The commission followed the counsel of Park County and Prosecuting Attorney Bryan Skoric, who advised against...
With special district elections behind us, the 2022 election cycle continues on May 12 with the beginning of the filing period for state, county and city offices.  The 2022 primary election is on Aug. 16, with the general election on Nov. 8.  The open positions for the city of Newcastle include...
CHEYENNE (WNE) — Late Friday afternoon, Wyoming State Treasurer Curt Meier formally announced by email that he is seeking re-election to the office he won four years ago. The former Republican lawmaker said he is seeking a second term because he is committed to implementing an unprecedented level...
POWELL — Distrustful of the voting machines used across Wyoming and other parts of the country, a group of Park County residents is making a push to review the results of this year’s primary election by hand.  On Tuesday, a roomful of proponents asked Park County commissioners to allow them and...

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