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Wyoming Coal Firm Appealed to Governor Over Mine Permit

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A coal company denied a permit in northern Wyoming last year sought, but did not receive, respite from Governor Matt Mead and the head of the Department of Environmental Quality.

New trial set for Wyoming businessman accused of sex assault

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming businessman is set to stand trial again in November on a sole remaining count of third-degree sexual assault.

April rural bankers survey drops slightly in April

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey of bankers shows that concerns over a trade war have hurt confidence in the economy in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states.

Lawsuit against Albany County School District 1 ends

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — It appears a lawsuit filed last year in Wyoming federal court against Albany County School District 1 has come to a conclusion.

Wyoming News Update

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MAMMOTH FOSSIL

Wyoming inmate, 75, dies after lengthy illness

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TORRINGTON, Wyo. (AP) — A 75-year-old Wyoming inmate has died after a lengthy illness.

Strong winds blow over 11 vehicles on Wyoming highways

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Transportation says 11 vehicles on Wyoming highways blew over on Tuesday due to strong winds.

Wyoming News Update

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GUNS IN SCHOOLS-WYOMING

Wyoming district allows armed staff in area cited by DeVos

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming school district where U.S.

Wyoming News Update

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GUNS IN SCHOOLS-WYOMING

Woman stabbed to death in Cheyenne park

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities say a woman was stabbed to death at a park in Cheyenne.

Police: Missing Spearfish man died of hypothermia

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DEADWOOD, S.D. (AP) — Police say a missing Spearfish man whose body was found in a steep, rugged area of Deadwood apparently died of hypothermia.

Wyoming News Update

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KEYSTONE PIPELINE-NEBRASKA

Barrasso proposal to help ranchers and farmers with regs

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Barrasso has introduced legislation he says would protect ranchers, farmers, and rural communities from federal overregulation.

Jackson ranked 6th by bike group for its bicycle network

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JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A national biking advocacy group has ranked the town of Jackson in northwest Wyoming among the top 10 in the country for its bicycle network.

At 67 points out of a possible 100, People for Bikes lists Jackson as the sixth best bicycle network in the country.

Wyoming News Update

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JACKSON BIKING — A national biking advocacy group has ranked the town of Jackson in northwest Wyoming among the top 10 in the country for its bicycle network. At 67 points out of a possible 100, People for Bikes lists Jackson as the sixth best bicycle network in the country.

Electrical problem investigated at Nebraska missile facility

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HARRISBURG, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Air Force is investigating what caused an electrical problem at a western Nebraska missile alert facility that forced two officers to be treated for smoke inhalation.

Popular national parks to raise fees to $35, not $70

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Popular national parks to raise fees to $35, not $70
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Apr 12, 2018 4:52PM (GMT 22:52) - 527 words
By MATTHEW DALY , Associated Press
Eds: Updates that new fees take effect June 1. With AP Photos.

Wyoming News Update

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NATIONAL PARKS-FEE INCREASE

Wyoming man ordered to pay restitution to Iowa investors

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities say a Wyoming man has been ordered to pay $373,000 in restitution and penalties for allegations that he convinced two Iowa residents to invest in his company and then used the money to pay his personal credit card bill.