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Spring Snow Storm Halts Traffic Near Cheyenne

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A powerful spring snowstorm continues to bring highway traffic to a halt across most of southern Wyoming.

The storm has closed Interstate 80 from Cheyenne to Rawlins and eastbound from Rock Springs to Cheyenne.

Governor Mead Blasts EPA's Coal Plant Proposal

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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.

No Fault for Snow King in 2009 Chair Lift Spill

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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.

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DOGS SEIZED

Cheyenne authorities seize 53 dogs from woman

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Cheyenne Animal Control officers have taken 53 dogs from a woman who was transporting the dogs in a trailer.

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COLD CASE SLAYINGS

Arguments begin in Wyoming old-case murder trial

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Opening arguments in Wyoming old-murder trial

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Opening statements are starting in the trial of an elderly Missouri woman authorities accuse of killing her husband in Wyoming nearly 40 years ago.

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15th Anniversary of Wyoming Wind Energy

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RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming has marked its 15th anniversary of wind generated electricity in the state.

What began with 69 turbines in Carbon County has grown into a statewide industry with almost 1,000 towers in six counties.

Game and Fish to Plan Wolf Hunting Season

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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.

Arch Coal Cited For Miner's Death

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 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.

Local Golden Eagle Ties Record

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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.

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