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SWEETWATER COUNTY — Sweetwater County has voted, and the courthouse will be seeing some new faces come January with upsets in the county commission, sheriff and county clerk races.

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GREEN RIVER — The city of Green River will have two new City Council members, Jim Zimmerman for Ward I and Michael Shutran for Ward II. Gary Killpack retained his seat on the council for Ward III, and Pete Rust is returning for another term as Green River’s mayor.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Triumphant Republicans retained control of the Senate on Tuesday with relatively little suspense, ousting Democratic incumbents in Indiana, North Dakota and Missouri and delivering a victory to President Donald Trump by preserving the chamber as a showplace for his conserva…

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CHEYENNE (AP) — State Treasurer Mark Gordon defeated energy industry attorney Mary Throne to keep the office of Wyoming governor in Republican hands for the longest stretch in over a generation.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — Tom James survived the competition against two candidates, including a 15-year legislative veteran, in the race for Senate District 13.

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GREEN RIVER — Candidates for Green River City Council met at Green River City Hall on Thursday night to discuss the issues and plans that form their platforms.

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GREEN RIVER — Candidates for Green River mayor gathered Thursday night at Green River City Hall to inform voters prior to the General Election on Nov. 6.

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ROCK SPRINGS — Wyoming Republican gubernatorial candidate Mark Gordon took time to speak with the Rocket-Miner on Monday afternoon. Gordon spent the day in the Sweetwater County, which included a visit to Genesis Alkali.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — The White Mountain Library hosted its last round of political forums Thursday. Sweetwater County sheriff candidates Mike Lowell, the Democratic incumbent, and Republican John Grossnickle were among those gathered to inform the voters.

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GREEN RIVER — Candidates for the Sweetwater County School District No. 2 Board of Trustees gathered Wednesday to discuss their views and help inform voters. Participants included incumbent John Malone, incumbent Robin Steiss, Daniel Stanton, Ashley Castillon, Rachelle Morris and Elonna Owens…

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ROCK SPRINGS — More than 200 people, including 47 General Election candidates, turned out to the Sweetwater Events Complex for a meet and greet Wednesday.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — Sweetwater County Commission candidates from both parties gathered to discuss the pressing issues facing the county. Democratic incumbent Reid West, Republican incumbent Doc Wendling, Republican challengers Roy Lloyd and Jeff Smith, and Democrat Joe Barbuto spoke Wednesda…

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ROCK SPRINGS — Rock Springs High School Fire, Law and Leadership Academy students say it has been a lot of work, but they are ready to host the Candidate Meet and Greet on Oct. 17.

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ROCK SPRINGS — One Rock Springs mayoral candidate said he wants answers regarding potential changes to the city while the other stated any decision would be announced if he is elected.

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ROCK SPRINGS — Candidates from two contested state races in Sweetwater County received questions from a panel at the White Mountain Library in Rock Springs on Monday evening.

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GREEN RIVER — Ted Barney is running as an independent for State Senate District 13 because he enjoys representing people and is tired of party politics. Barney chose not to announce his candidacy before the primary election because, being an independent, he was not on the ballot.

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ROCK SPRINGS — United Mine Works of America Local Union 4893 sponsored a debate between mayoral candidates Tim Kaumo and Ryan Greene on Tuesday evening at the Holiday Inn. Residents said they were impressed with the candidates.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — An unsung hero for Sweetwater County is on the ballot Nov. 6. It is used to support more than 40 local events each year such as Wyoming’s Big Show, the River Festival, Blues n’ Brews, Red Desert Roundup Rodeo, and Green River Little League State Baseball tournament. It pr…

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CHEYENNE (AP) — A wealthy national Republican donor has decided not to run a write-in campaign for Wyoming governor after waging a hard-fought primary battle and finishing runner-up to a candidate with deeper roots in state politics.

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CHEYENNE – Two write-in candidates secured enough support to qualify for November’s general election ballot, but only one of them will campaign to win.

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ROCK SPRINGS — There is another candidate running for governor who has something to say about the upcoming General Election.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — The race for Sweetwater County Commission took a turn Tuesday night in the Primary Elections when incumbent John Kolb was pushed out of the running.

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ROCK SPRINGS — Tim Kaumo and Ryan Greene will battle to become the next mayor of Rock Springs in November.

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CHEYENNE — Wyoming’s incumbent U.S. senator and representative both easily advanced to the November general election Tuesday.

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SWEETWATER COUNTY — Republican candidates for Sweetwater County commissioner and sheriff gathered for a public forum at the White Mountain Library on Thursday. The Sweetwater County Library System hosted the event.

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CASPER — Wyoming’s six Republican gubernatorial candidates ended Wednesday night’s Casper debate with fireworks, but they largely found common ground on boilerplate conservative issues.

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ROCK SPRINGS — Wyoming gubernatorial candidate Harriet Hageman stopped in Green River Rock Springs as part of her campaign tour leading up to the Aug. 21 primary.

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ROCK SPRINGS — Wyoming residents came to Dan’s Tire Service in Rock Springs Saturday morning to meet Republican gubernatorial candidate Sam Galeotos.

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ROCK SPRINGS - Wyoming Rep. Nathan Winters, R-Thermopolis, stopped by the Rocket-Miner to discuss his campaign for Wyoming state auditor.