CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Governor Matt Mead of Wyoming, the nation's leading coal-producing state, is calling on the head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to withdraw a proposal to require new coal-fired power plants to employ carbon-capture technology.
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - A jury has ruled that Snow King Resort was not at fault for a 7-year-old's 2009 tumble from a ski lift. The final judgment stated that Glenn and Leya Oswald would recover nothing from the case, and the couple must also pay Snow King's costs of defending the lawsuit.
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold public meetings next month in Jackson to hear comment on proposed 2014 gray wolf hunting seasons, changes to license issuance and hunter safety regulations.
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - The Mine Safety and Health Administration says a coal mine fatality in the Powder River Basin could have been prevented with proper maintenance of a power shovel and by sticking to safety training for moving shovels.
A state wildlife officials says a golden eagle that was electrocuted near Sheridan, was more than 30 years old, which ties the record for the second-oldest in the species that has ever been tagged in North America.