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Stay on vaccine mandate provides relief for some hospitals   By Kevin Killough, Mark Davis and CJ Baker Powell Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   POWELL — The Biden administration’s COVID-19 vaccine mandates have had health care workers and their employers on edge in recent weeks, but on Monday, a...
Industry criticizes plan to tap oil reserves   By Nicole Pollack Casper Star-Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   CASPER — The federal government will pull oil from the country’s emergency stockpile in an effort to bring down stubbornly high fuel prices, the White House said Tuesday. Over the next...
Alexis Barker NLJ News Editor   The Weston County Health Services board of trustees will review and vote on a vaccine mandate policy on Thursday, Nov. 18, after the release of mandate regulations from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, commonly referred to as CMS. During a Monday...
TerraPower chooses Kemmerer for nuclear reactor   By Hannah Black Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via Wyoming News Exchange   CHEYENNE — TerraPower, Bill Gates’ nuclear power company, announced Tuesday that it has chosen Kemmerer as its preferred site for a planned nuclear reactor.  The project, announced in...

Gov. Mark Gordon explains his proposed $2.3 billion budget for the upcoming 2023-24 biennium during a news conference Monday at the state Capitol. The Wyoming Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee will begin considering the proposal in detail on Dec. 1. (Photo by Jasmine Hall, Wyoming Tribune Eagle) 

Gordon unveils proposed $2.3 billion budget   By Jasmine Hall Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via Wyoming News Exchange   CHEYENNE — Gov. Mark Gordon proposed a balanced general fund budget of nearly $2.3 billion for the 2023-24 biennium Monday that will be considered by the Wyoming Legislature during the...
Gaining my religion: Religious exemption may be only out for some unvaccinated Campbell County Health employees   By Jake Goodrick Gillette News Record Via Wyoming News Exchange   GILLETTE — The Campbell County Health COVID-19 vaccine policy implemented this week will pose the decision to the...

A “boneyard at the Eagle Butte coal mine north of Gillette is filled with old mining equipment. Eagle Butte was one of several coal mines to temporarily close in 2019 due to Blackjewel’s bankruptcy. (Photo by Dustin Bleizeffer, WyoFile.com)

Fossil fuels boost revenue outlook, but add more budget volatility   By Dustin Bleizeffer, WyoFile.com   Wyoming’s revenue outlook has improved by $845 million on rebounding markets for coal, oil and natural gas just as lawmakers prepare for the upcoming budget session in February. But there’s a...
Gordon signs only new law from Wyoming Legislature's special vaccine mandate session   JACKSON (WNE) — Gov. Mark Gordon has signed the sole bill to emerge from the Wyoming Legislature’s special session intended to fight the Biden administration’s federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate. The governor put...
Johnson County officials fear school, hospital staffs will quit due to vax mandate   By Alex Hargrave Buffalo Bulletin Via Wyoming News Exchange   BUFFALO — Johnson County Healthcare Center is preparing for an impending COVID-19 vaccination mandate for its employees after the Biden administration...
Power station workers protest vaccine mandate   By Mark DeLap Platte County Record Times Via Wyoming News Exchange   WHEATLAND – Somewhere around 85 protesters peacefully gathered at Basin Electric Laramie River Station near gate No. 1 last Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., where they called out to...

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