CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming students scored lower on statewide assessments this year. The state Education Department reports that the 2013 PAWS proficiency rates declined across each grade level and content area compared to the 2012 exam.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - County records show U.S. Senate candidate Liz Cheney and her husband were late paying their first property taxes on the $1.6 million home they bought last year in Jackson Hole. They owed almost $4,500 in taxes on the four-bedroom, four-bath log home for the first half of 2012.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - At least six animals died during the Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported Tuesday that five steers or calves died or were euthanized out of the 4,500 animals that participated in the 10-day event.
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming Republican Party leaders have narrowly defeated a resolution that would have demanded due process for Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill during a legislative investigation of her.