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Just in time to add more intrigue to the state’s funding crisis is a survey by the University of Wyoming that identified cuts to K-12 schools as the biggest concern of Wyoming residents.

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Buying the Cloud Peak Energy building two years ago was a mistake. Campbell County commissioners hoped it could become a courthouse annex, but have had to shut down any planning or work on it for lack of money.

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The minerals industry isn’t the only thing stagnating in Wyoming these days.

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Less than two weeks ago, newly inaugurated President Joe Biden talked a lot about unity. He pledged that his administration would work to heal some deep political and ideological divides that have ripped at the very soul of the United States.

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People have been patient during this pandemic — at least for the most part. They huddled at home during lockdowns, even as some watched their business profits evaporate. They watched as senior dreams evaporated as schools emptied and moments like state tournaments, prom, sports seasons and e…

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No true American could have watched the takeover of the U.S. Capitol by rioters with anything but grief, regardless of their political beliefs.

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There have been years that we cling to and wish that time would pass more slowly so that we could fully savor each moment.

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Whether it was boredom brought on by a pandemic or a desire to make some beautiful out of crappy year, people in Gillette have outdone themselves with their outdoor lighting and decorations this year.

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We Americans are so busy fighting with each other that we seem to have forgotten that we have enemies — strong ones, determined ones, well-funded and well-organized ones — outside of our borders.

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Well, gee whiz. There’s so much unhappiness and distrust in Campbell County that one would think that that the Grinch descended and stole everyone’s toys and candy.

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Wyoming will be well-served by having Eric Barlow as its next Speaker of the House.

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Campbell County prides itself on being a leader in Wyoming. Our Powder River Basin energy resources, while declining, are still the backbone of the state’s economy. We’re active in local and state politics and try to make good public policy.

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When people learned last month that the Close to Home hospice house had closed, it felt like a personal loss.

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There’s been plenty to rail against in 2020. Along with the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve had to write about a historic bust in oil prices and the continued and accelerated downturn of thermal coal, which is so important to Campbell County and the Powder River Basin.

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Last winter, the Wyoming Department of Transport-ation spent $2.4 million plowing the highways in this region to keep them open and clear of snow.

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Wyoming legislators have been working this fall on further erosion of public notices in newspapers.

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It seems the movers and shakers within the Wyoming small college community are all for promoting higher education in the Cowboy State.

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The Campbell County School District’s secrecy about the number of COVID-19 cases among students and staff remains inexplicably puzzling.

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In hindsight, it should’ve been easy to predict that Tuesday’s first 2020 U.S. presidential debate between Republican President Donald Trump and the Democratic nominee, Joe Biden, would be like watching a live-action stage interpretation of a Facebook thread.

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The Gillette City Council this week seated its fourth new member outside of an election in less than three years. And for the fourth time in less than three years, the council did so through a less-than-transparent process.

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As the longtime bastion for preserving and passing on Campbell County history, the Rockpile Museum is considering a historic move of its own.

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In the last two weeks in Wyoming, officials in Powell announced the first case of COVID-19 at Northwest College since classes resumed there last month.

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