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Cool break: Thanksgiving weekend will be warm; this winter will be average

Cool break: Thanksgiving weekend will be warm; this winter will be average

CASPER, Wyo. — Expect easy traveling over Thanksgiving weekend and a winter that can best be described as average.

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Former Casper firefighter sentenced to prison for setting home on fire

CASPER, Wyo. — A federal judge sentenced a former Casper firefighter to four years behind bars Tuesday for having another man set fire to his …

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Casper man admits to abusing 7-month-old daughter

CASPER, Wyo. — A Casper man charged with child abuse earlier this year after a doctor found bruises on his infant daughter's body pleaded guil…

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Yellowstone allows online comments on fee hike

Yellowstone allows online comments on fee hike

After receiving criticism from the public and some media, Yellowstone National Park is allowing the public to submit comments online on a prop…

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Wyoming Lottery sponsor for UW, Cheyenne Frontier Days and the State Fair

Wyoming Lottery sponsor for UW, Cheyenne Frontier Days and the State Fair

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The new Wyoming lottery has made winners out of some players and a few venerable state institutions and events as well.

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4 cited for poaching mule deer near Wright

4 cited for poaching mule deer near Wright

WRIGHT, Wyo. — Thanks to a tip from a citizen, the Wyoming wildlife authorities have cited four Wisconsin residents for poaching an antlered m…

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Wyoming refuge elk numbers well above average

Wyoming refuge elk numbers well above average

JACKSON, Wyo. — As many as 4,000 elk, 10 times higher than the average, are estimated to have roamed the National Elk Refuge at times last week.

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Wyoming jobless rate unchanged over month

Wyoming jobless rate unchanged over month

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming's unemployment rate held steady at 4.7 percent in October.

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2 Wyoming cities named great places to age

2 Wyoming cities named great places to age

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A new report gives high marks to Cheyenne and Casper for promoting and enabling successful aging.

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EOG Resources submits plans to drill up to 1,500 oil wells

CASPER, Wyo. — EOG Resources, a Houston oil company, has submitted plans to the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to drill up to 1,500 oil wells …

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State's snowpack on pace to return to normal

State's snowpack on pace to return to normal

CASPER, Wyo. — Recent snowstorms boosted statewide snowpack from 70 percent to 79 percent of normal, according to the latest snow survey.

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Supreme Court takes up Montana coal tax dispute

Supreme Court takes up Montana coal tax dispute

Montana authorities charged Tuesday that coal sales between mining companies and their own affiliates are subject to manipulation and need to …

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Media groups seek transcript from debtor's exam

Media groups seek transcript from debtor's exam

Details of a debtor’s examination of Yellowstone Club founder Tim Blixseth should be made public despite a federal judge’s decision to close t…

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Former Casper police worker faces sexual assault allegations

Former Casper police worker faces sexual assault allegations

CASPER, Wyo. — A former victims advocate for the Casper Police Department faces allegations that he sexually assaulted a woman as she recovere…

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Three charged in murder on Wind River Reservation plead not guilty

Three charged in murder on Wind River Reservation plead not guilty

CASPER, Wyo. — Three residents of the Wind River Indian Reservation who are accused of stabbing and killing a man in June pleaded not guilty M…

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Man found with 6 grams of meth after avoiding collision with trooper

CASPER, Wyo. — A Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper found six grams of methamphetamine in a Montana man’s minivan Thursday after nearly colliding …

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Landslide work amid $35M in Wyoming road contracts

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Transportation Commission has approved six highway contracts around the state including one to stabilize a landsl…

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Wardens decry hunting waste in S.W. Wyoming

EVANSTON, Wyo. — Wyoming game wardens say they documented a sharp increase in the number of wasted or abandoned game animals in the Evanston a…

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New UW nursing program receives full accreditation

LARAMIE, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming's Doctor of Nursing Practice Program has earned full accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate N…

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UW experts to help Laramie County on water

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Laramie County has hired experts from the University of Wyoming to help it come up with ways to solve its groundwater supply …

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Legislative panel endorses uranium regulation bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A legislative committee has endorsed the idea of the state taking over sole regulation of uranium mining in Wyoming, the larg…

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Rock Springs couple plead not guilty

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. — A Rock Springs man and woman have entered not guilty pleas in the death of their 4-month-old twin daughter.

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Number of fatal highway crashes almost doubles

Number of fatal highway crashes almost doubles

CASPER, Wyo. — Nearly twice as many people have died on Wyoming highways this year compared with 2013, and increases in oil field traffic and …

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Supreme Court suspends Cody lawyer for mishandling funds

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court suspended a Cody, Wyo., attorney for five years for mishandling funds belonging to insurance companie…

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Poll: More than half of Wyomingites support same-sex marriage

Poll: More than half of Wyomingites support same-sex marriage

CASPER, Wyo. — A majority of Wyomingites support same-sex marriage, according to a University of Wyoming poll.

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