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Wyoming lawmakers to consider switch to daylight saving time

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Wyoming state lawmakers in the new legislative session will have another opportunity to permanently shift the state to daylight saving time. The Casper Star Tribune reported that a change to Mountain Daylight Time would essentially add an extra hour of daylight between November and March.

Trihydro executive to lead Wyoming Business Council

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The Wyoming Business Council has announced a new CEO. Josh Dorrell will replace Shawn Reese, who announced in 2019 he was stepping aside after leading the state business-development agency for five years.

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Former Wyoming patrol officer settles lawsuit over crash

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A Montana food distributor reached a settlement with a former Wyoming Highway Patrol officer stemming from a 2015 collision that forced the trooper into medical retirement from field duty. The Cody Enterprise reported Monday that Sysco Montana notified a district judge on Dec.

Woman, man died in apparent murder-suicide in Gillette

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A 36-year-old woman and a 46-year-old man are dead in an apparent murder-suicide in northeastern Wyoming. Gillette Police Lt. Brent Wasson said a relative found their bodies late Friday morning.

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Highway workers to close Teton Pass to trigger avalanches

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Wyoming Department of Transportation officials plan to close a highway so they can deliberately trigger avalanches on a mountain pass. Avalanches closed Wyoming Highway 22 over Teton Pass on Thursday. One slide trapped a delivery truck but nobody was hurt.

Wyoming lawmaker sponsoring wolf-kill compensation bill

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A Wyoming lawmaker is sponsoring legislation to create a new state compensation program for ranchers who lose livestock to wolves. The bill sponsored by Republican Rep. John Winter, of Thermopolis, would create a fund with $90,000 to reimburse ranchers over a two-year period.

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Four Bodies Recovered From Small Plane Crash in Montana

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the bodies of four people from the wreckage of a small plane that crashed in southern Montana.

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