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The philanthropist, conservative activist, and one-time candidate for governor passed away on Thursday, May 27, leaving behind a legacy of charity and faith. The Cowboy State Daily announced Friess’s death on Thursday afternoon. Born in Wisconsin, Freiss was the first member of his family to attend and graduate from college. He attended the University of…

Dr. Rex Rammell is back. Monday morning on KODI’s “Speak Your Piece with Darian Dudrick,” the Rock Springs veterinarian said he will run for governor in 2022. If Gov. Mark Gordon decides to seek re-election, Rammell would face him in the Republican primary. Rammell lost to Gordon in 2018 as a member of the Constitution…

Despite the mask mandate extension through Feb. 28, Governor Mark Gordon has further relaxed orders as data from most counties show declines in both case counts and hospitalizations. The updated health orders go into effect on Feb. 15 and permit increased capacity limits for indoor and outdoor gatherings. The statement indicates “Indoor gatherings that incorporate…

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon issued an Executive Order allowing the Wyoming Department of Family Services to begin preparations to administer the federal Emergency Rental Assistance Program. This allows Wyoming to prepare its distribution plan for this program while providing the opportunity to work with the Legislature on details before launching the program. “The need…

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon signed 20 bills into law on Tuesday, February 9 and has now acted on all legislation passed by the Wyoming Legislature during the eight-day virtual session. One those bills signed was HJ0001, a bill aimed at increasing treatment options for veterans with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and post-traumatic stress…

It’s a gubernatorial “turf and post” war over Weld County. Over the past few weeks, regional interest has increased over “Weld County Wyoming,” an initiative to have the residents of Weld County, Colorado vote on the possibility of seceding from Colorado and becoming the 24th county of Wyoming. The initiative’s Facebook has over five thousand…

Governor Mark Gordon has announced a return to normal operating hours for bars and restaurants, praising the response by Wyomingites that has resulted in a decline in COVID-19 hospitalizations around the state. On January 9, bars and restaurants can resume onsite consumption from 10 pm to 5 am. The updates to health orders also allow…

The governor is only showing mild symptoms and will be working remotely for the time being. CBS News reports that Governor Gordon’s office released a statement confirming the diagnosis Wednesday evening. The governor himself learned he tested positive Wednesday morning. Now, the governor can add himself to the rapidly growing number of Wyoming residents who…


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