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Oil spill near Glendive latest in string of Casper company's pipeline breaks

Oil spill near Glendive latest in string of Casper company's pipeline breaks

The Casper, Wyo., operator responsible for a pipeline that spilled 30,000 gallons of crude oil into the Yellowstone River on Jan. 17 has a che…

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Just chill: Your guide to ice fishing

Just chill: Your guide to ice fishing

If you want to see proof of the old adage that 10 percent of the anglers catch 90 percent of the fish, go ice fishing with an expert.

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Public lands transfer legislation advances in Legislature

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming legislators’ ongoing push to evaluate the cost and feasibility of managing public lands now held by the federal governm…

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Hong Kong businessman charged with damaging Montana house

POLSON — A Hong Kong businessman is charged with breaking into a northwestern Montana home after getting drunk at a wedding and causing extens…

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Bill would let state invest up to $50M for value-added products

CASPER, Wyo. — A bill before the Wyoming Legislature would let the state invest up to $50 million in companies that want to create products fr…

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Report: Wyoming gun death rate among country's highest

CASPER, Wyo. — A new report ranks the Cowboy State No. 5 in deaths by firearms in 2013.

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State Senate approves sports concussion liability bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The state Senate has passed a bill that would provide greater legal protections to school districts and staff against lawsuit…

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House passes bill to allow governor clemency powers

House passes bill to allow governor clemency powers

HELENA — The House has passed a bill that would allow the governor of Montana to grant clemency to prisoners even if the state parole board re…

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Hardin man charged with assault, child abuse

A Hardin man suspected of assaulting and abusing a child denied federal charges during an arraignment Friday in Billings.

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U.S. Rep. Zinke: It's time to take a stand on public lands

U.S. Rep. Zinke: It's time to take a stand on public lands

HELENA — U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke told state lawmakers that while Montana's public lands are sacred, federal mismanagement is such that it's time …

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Lame Deer man accused of sexual abuse

A Lame Deer man accused of sexually abusing a person denied federal charges on Friday.

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Woman denies assault charges

A Crow Agency woman this week denied federal charges accusing her of assaulting another person.

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Senate postpones Medicaid expansion vote

Senate postpones Medicaid expansion vote

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming senators are heading home for the weekend without a final decision on Medicaid expansion.

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ATM taken from Polson bank

POLSON — Police in Polson are investigating the theft of an automated teller machine from a bank on U.S. Highway 93.

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Government unloads scandal-ridden Teapot Dome oil field for $45M

Government unloads scandal-ridden Teapot Dome oil field for $45M

CASPER Wyo. — Almost a century after it was involved in a scandal that rocked a presidency, the infamous Teapot Dome, located about 35 miles o…

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Big Sky woman suing over state law governing taxi services

BOZEMAN — A Big Sky woman is challenging a state law that allows taxi companies to protest new competition.

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Montana lawmakers consider deleting law banning gay marriage

Montana lawmakers consider deleting law banning gay marriage

HELENA — On the heels of a district judge's ruling against the law, legislators considered on Friday whether to strike a voter-enacted ban on …

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Senate panel tables bill adding gay protections to law

Senate panel tables bill adding gay protections to law

HELENA — All in one day, Montana lawmakers heard testimony, voted against and then tabled a bill that would provide protections for gay, lesbi…

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Highway Patrol identifies 2 teens killed in oil patch crash

BISMARCK, N.D. — The Highway Patrol has identified two Alexander teenagers who died when their car collided with a semitrailer in the western …

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Cattle truck overturns near Jamestown; no animals killed

JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Authorities say no animals died when a cattle truck overturned heading east on Interstate 94.

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N.D. lawmakers worry over reduced revenue forecast due to dropping oil prices

N.D. lawmakers worry over reduced revenue forecast due to dropping oil prices

BISMARCK, N.D. — Staring down a revised state revenue forecast Thursday projecting oil revenues to be half of what was projected just a month …

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Charges against former museum director reduced from a felony to a misdemeanor

Charges against former museum director reduced from a felony to a misdemeanor

LANDER, Wyo. — Prosecutors have reduced charges against former Pioneer Museum director Carol Thiesse from a felony to a misdemeanor.

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3 deny charges in Wind River stabbing death during interrogation over drugs, money

3 deny charges in Wind River stabbing death during interrogation over drugs, money

CASPER, Wyo. — Three people charged with the stabbing death of a man on the Wind River Indian Reservation during a confrontation over drugs an…

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New Wyoming race combines fat bikes, skis and snowshoes

New Wyoming race combines fat bikes, skis and snowshoes

CASPER, Wyo. — By definition, traditional triathlons feel little odd. Competitors jump out of pools, lakes or ponds and run to their bikes, le…

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Alleged drunk driver plows through Wyoming landfill

CASPER, Wyo. — Authorities arrested a 48-year-old Casper woman Wednesday after she allegedly drove her car through a landfill.

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