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Wyoming's economic growth may be slowing down

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A new report indicates Wyoming's economic growth has started to show subtle signs of slowing.

Deal for Wyoming mines called best-case for idled miners

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Two of the biggest U.S. coal mines have been sold, raising the possibility that hundreds of miners in Wyoming could return to work almost four months after the owner of the mines filed for bankruptcy protection.

Wyoming News Update

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COAL MINES SOLD

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Two of the biggest U.S. coal mines have been sold, raising the possibility that miners in Wyoming could return to work.

Wyoming News Update

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BASEMENT BODY

STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota teenager has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to a first-degree murder charge in the shooting death of a girl from Wyoming whose body was found in his basement.

South Dakota teen pleads insanity in Wyoming girl's death

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STURGIS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota teenager has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to a first-degree murder charge in the shooting death of a girl from Wyoming whose body was found in his basement.

Wyoming man pleads not guilty to drug deal allegations

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SARATOGA, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming man has pleaded not guilty to multiple charges including child endangerment after bringing a baby to a suspected drug deal.

Former University of Wyoming presidents asks to see records

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Former University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols has asked a judge to let her see records related to her removal that could be made public.

Former University of Wyoming presidents asks to see records

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Former University of Wyoming President Laurie Nichols has asked a judge to let her see records related to her removal that could be made public.

Wyoming governor expects more budget trimming

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon says he's open to all ideas to reduce spending while the state deals with lower revenue from fossil fuels.

Gordon said at a news conference Tuesday he expects to propose a number of cuts in his first, two-year budget. Gordon took office in January.

Wyoming News Update

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POLICE SHOOTING-LAWMAKER CRITICISM

FORT WASHAKIE, Wyo. (AP) — A state lawmaker says a Wyoming man should have been hospitalized receiving help with addiction issues on the day he was killed by police.

University may lose Superman papers over Liz Cheney comments

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming could lose the papers of a longtime "Superman" comic book editor after his son took offense to comments by Congresswoman Liz Cheney.

Sheriff: Still unknown how Wyoming teen knew her killer

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RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Detectives are still trying to find out how a Wyoming girl met the 17-year-old charged with killing her in his basement in South Dakota, the sheriff overseeing the investigation said Tuesday.

Wyoming News Update

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UNIVERSITY-SUPERMAN COLLECTION

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming could lose the papers of a longtime "Superman" comic book editor after his son took offense to comments by Congresswoman Liz Cheney.

Wyoming lawmakers reject highway funding plan

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A state legislative panel has rejected the idea of creating a task force to look into potential, long-term funding solutions for Wyoming's highway system.

Regulators ask for expedited power grid reliability study

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BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Utility regulators from three states used nearly identical language in letters urging the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to speed up its study on the effects of upcoming coal-fired power plant closures on the U.S. power grid.

Wyoming News Update

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ENERGY GRID-COAL POWER

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Utility regulators from three states used nearly identical language in letters urging the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to speed up its study on the effects of upcoming coal-fired power plant closures on the U.S. power grid.

Wyoming Capitol renovation set for completion by February

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The final pieces of the Wyoming State Capitol renovation project are expected to be completed before the start of the next legislative session.

The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports the $317 million renovation is projected to be finished by February.

Cleanup requirements hold up sale of Blackjewel coal mines

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GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Cleanup requirements are holding up the sale of a bankrupt coal company's mines in Wyoming and Appalachia.

Wyoming News Update

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CAPITOL RENOVATION

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The final pieces of the Wyoming State Capitol renovation project are expected to be completed before the start of the next legislative session.

The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports the $317 million renovation is projected to be finished by February.

Wyoming resort town sees varied business during summer

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JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Jackson business owners report varying degrees of success during this past summer season at the northwest Wyoming tourist town.