CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - New census data show that Wyoming was one of the fastest-growing states in 2011 and 2012, but that trend might not hold and isn't consistent across the state. State economist Wenlin Liu says slumping natural gas and coal prices are hurting jobs in Wyoming.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead has vetoed a bill he says would have made it easier for employers to deny unemployment benefits to terminated workers. The veto is Mead's first since taking office more than two years ago.
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) - An Iowa-based company will lead the national search for the person who will lead Wyoming's education department. Wednesday the state education board selected Ray and Associates, Inc. of Cedar Rapids.
Wyoming legislative leaders are decrying what they said were rude and threatening lobbying tactics by supporters of gun rights bills and other hotly debated issues in the legislative session that ended this week.