BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - The U.S. Secretary of Interior says his agency is investigating whether mining companies are skirting royalty rules as they increase exports of coal to Asia, but have issued no violations yet.
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming wildlife officers who are finishing their annual wolf count say they expect the totals to be about 170 wolves and 15 breeding pairs - well above the state's goal. Reports are that the state was aiming to have 100 individuals and 10 breeding pairs.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A bill that would allow people to carry concealed guns in Wyoming K-12 schools and on college campuses has died in a Senate committee. No one on the Senate Education Committee made a motion Friday to recommend House Bill 105 and so the bill does not advance further.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Both houses of the Wyoming Legislature have voted to approve the supplemental budget bill. A conference committee perhaps as early as next week will meet to reconcile differences in the different versions.