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Man found frozen at Central Wyoming College was intoxicated

RIVERTON, Wyo. — Riverton police say an autopsy shows a 46-year-old man whose body was found on the Central Wyoming College campus in Riverton…

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Wyoming House panel OKs resolution on wild horse population

Wyoming House panel OKs resolution on wild horse population

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The state House Agriculture Committee has endorsed a resolution calling on Congress to address the over population of wild ho…

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Legislative committee advances tougher child abuse penalty

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A state legislative committee has moved ahead a bill that would double the maximum prison sentence for some child abusers.

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Utah study: Jackrabbits bigger problem for cattle than bison

Utah study: Jackrabbits bigger problem for cattle than bison

Turns out rabbits may be bigger food competitors for southern Utah cattle than bison.

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Religious freedom bill advances in Wyoming House

CASPER, Wyo. — The House of Representatives advanced a bill Thursday afternoon that would allow Wyomingites to deny services when their religi…

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University of Wyoming gets closer to finding permanent deans

CASPER, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming is getting closer to finding permanent deans for each of its colleges.

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House gives initial approval to guns-in-schools bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Without any debate, the state House has given preliminary approval to a bill that would allow people who hold concealed-carry…

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Tribal liaison overhaul receives initial approval in Senate

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Senate advanced an overhaul of the state's tribal liaison program in the first of three floor votes on the matter Thursday.

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Appropriations committee skeptical of 'squishy' Medicaid numbers

CASPER, Wyo. — The Senate Appropriations Committee is skeptical of additional costs attached to Wyoming’s compromise Medicaid expansion plan.

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Judge sends Wyoming man to prison for assaulting girlfriend, two children

Judge sends Wyoming man to prison for assaulting girlfriend, two children

CASPER, Wyo. — A Natrona County district judge sent a Casper man to prison Wednesday for attacking his girlfriend and their two young children…

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BLM resource advisory council to meet

CASPER, Wyo. — The Bureau of Land Management’s Wyoming Resource Advisory Council will meet Feb. 2 to 4 at the Holiday Inn, 204 S. 30th St. in Laramie.

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UW-NPS proposes research center improvements

CASPER, Wyo. — The University of Wyoming–National Park Service Research Center Campus Improvements Environmental Assessment is available for p…

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Wyoming volunteers conduct annual homeless population census

Wyoming volunteers conduct annual homeless population census

CASPER, Wyo. — Anna Pruitt stuffed plastic bags with donated Triscuits, Cheese Nips, off-brand peanut butter and Campbell’s chicken soup.

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Missing man's body pulled from North Platte River near Casper

Missing man's body pulled from North Platte River near Casper

CASPER, Wyo. — The body of a missing Casper man was found Tuesday in the North Platte River, according to the Natrona County Sheriff's Office.

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Mills man charged with taking $15K from VFW

CASPER, Wyo. — A 50-year-old Mills man has acknowledged misusing more than $15,500 by making unauthorized credit card purchases while serving …

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Mental health agencies worry about loss of funds

CASPER, Wyo. — Time is running out for 19 agencies that say they need a repeal of a budget footnote from last year to keep mental health servi…

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Leading biomedical researcher joins UW faculty

LARAMIE, Wyo. — One of the foremost experts in the science of how conditions during fetal development shape the lives of humans and animals ha…

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Wyoming sportsmen oppose land transfer study bill

Wyoming sportsmen oppose land transfer study bill

CASPER, Wyo. — Casper hunter Jeff Muratore figures he spends about 90 days each year hunting, fishing and camping on public lands.

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Liz Byrd, first black woman in Legislature, dies at 88

Liz Byrd, first black woman in Legislature, dies at 88

CASPER, Wyo. — Harriett Elizabeth “Liz” Byrd, the first African-American woman to serve in the state Legislature, died Tuesday night in her Ch…

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Proposed Medicaid compromise relies on virtual money, incentives to save

Proposed Medicaid compromise relies on virtual money, incentives to save

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming lawmakers advanced a compromise version of Medicaid expansion in a Senate committee Wednesday.

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Winter recreationists reminded of Fort Peck rules

With many winter recreational opportunities offered at Fort Peck Lake in the winter, Patricia Gilbert has some advise for visitors.

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Autopsy confirms man in Yellowstone died from hypothermia

Autopsy confirms man in Yellowstone died from hypothermia

An autopsy performed on a 52-year-old Belgrade man who was found dead along a Yellowstone National Park ski trail Saturday confirmed the cause…

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Drug and assault charges result in 160-day sentence

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. — A 27-year-old Rock Springs man has been sentenced to 160 days in jail after he pleaded guilty to domestic battery, batter…

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Cheyenne airport may lose $850,000 in federal funding

Cheyenne airport may lose $850,000 in federal funding

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Cheyenne Regional Airport could lose $850,000 in federal funding after it failed to meet passenger targets in 2014.

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Riverton public intoxication arrests down sharply

RIVERTON, Wyo. — The number of public intoxication arrests recorded by the Riverton Police Department in 2014 was down sharply compared to pre…

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