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CJ Baker

While no races will officially be decided in today’s (Tuesday’s) primary election, some may be all but determined by the results and many others will be re-shaped by them.

There’s clearly little love lost between Republican Congressional candidates Leland Christensen and Liz Cheney.

In differentiating themselves from their opponents, five of the Republican candidates for Wyoming’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives didn’t pull many punches at a Wednesday night forum in Cody.

More than $55,000 has been poured into local races for the Park County commission, state Legislature and for Powell and Cody mayor, new campaign finance reports say.

At forums in Powell and Cody over the past week, the five Republican candidates for the Park County Commission made different cases for why they’re the best choice for two available seats.

Sometime between Friday evening and Monday morning, a thief or thieves appear to have stolen a few hundred dollars worth of items from the Boys and Girls Club in Powell.

Hundreds of firefighters have been summoned to fight a fire burning about 12 miles west of Cody on the North and South Forks of the Shoshone River.

A Type 1 management team — the most experienced type of firefighting crew — took over management of the 9,600 acre Whit Fire on Friday morning to continue working toward extinguishing the blaze.

Seven carnival workers were either arrested or cited for misdemeanor drug crimes during last week’s Park County Fair, representing an apparent uptick from prior years.

After a Friday mishap that injured three spectators, the City of Cody plans to implement some new restrictions before allowing the Cody Gunfighters to resume their nightly downtown performances.

Three tourists reportedly suffered minor injuries during a staged gunfighting performance on Friday evening in downtown Cody.

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