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Men sentenced for Yellowstone mountain lion poaching

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MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — A judge has sentenced three men for killing a mountain lion in Yellowstone National Park.

The Livingston, Montana, men earlier pleaded guilty to shooting the lion in Yellowstone in December but claiming they legally hunted the animal north of the park.

Wyoming News Update

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YELLOWSTONE-LION KILLED

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — A judge has sentenced three men for killing a mountain lion in Yellowstone National Park.

Montana agency purchases land north of Yellowstone

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BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — About 160 acres of private land north of Yellowstone National Park has been purchased by the state of Montana for a wildlife management area.

Wyoming tourists spent over $3.8 billion in 2018

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An independent report states that visitors to Wyoming spent more than $3.8 billion in 2018, an increase of 6.8% from 2017.

Wyoming News Update

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BIG STEAM ENGINE

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A nearly 80-year-old steam locomotive has been restored and is back on the tracks in the American West to help celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad.

Kemmerer mine sale falls through

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Ownership of a southwest Wyoming coal mine is uncertain as the deal to purchase the mine appears to have fallen through.

130 Wyoming guardsmen set for Middle East deployment

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A group of 130 Wyoming Army National Guardsmen is set to fly to Texas ahead of a nine-month deployment to the Middle East.

Wyoming News Update

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BIG STEAM ENGINE

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A nearly 80-year-old steam locomotive has been restored and is back on the tracks in the American West to help celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad.

Wyoming lawmakers revive failed tax proposals

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LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming lawmakers are taking another look at tax proposals that failed to pass this year, including a corporate income tax for large retailers.

Car chase in Cheyenne results in man being shot and wounded

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Police shot and wounded a man who led police on a high-speed chase through downtown Cheyenne.

Wyoming News Update

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ELECTION 2020-WYOMING SENATE-THE LATEST

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — President Donald Trump has sent out a tweet praising U.S. Sen. Enzi, who has announced that he will not run for a fifth term in 2020.

On Saturday night, Trump tweeted: "Mike has been a fantastic Senator!"

Cheyenne woman pleads guilty in fatal stabbing

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A 47-year-old Cheyenne woman has pleaded guilty in Wyoming district court to involuntary manslaughter in the stabbing death of her boyfriend's wife.

Wyoming to have 2 prime time national TV games

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming will be featured on six nationally televised games during the upcoming college football season.

Two of Wyoming's six national television games will be featured in prime time from Wyoming's War Memorial Stadium.

Wyoming News Update

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WHEATLAND CRASH-2 KILLED

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities say two people were killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash in southwest Wyoming.

Wyoming coal producer buys another 7-day financial reprieve

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GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming coal producer has bought another seven-day financial reprieve.

Investigation finds no violations by Wyoming treasurer

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming Highway Patrol investigation found no criminal violations were committed during a verbal encounter between state Treasurer Curt Meier and human resources staff members that left some workers feeling threatened.

Wyoming News Update

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WYOMING COAL PRODUCER

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming coal producer has bought another seven-day financial reprieve.

Wyoming teacher salaries still ahead of most states

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CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A report by the National Education Association says the average public school teacher in Wyoming has the 16th-highest salary in the nation.

Crowds expected for opening of Wyoming antler hunting season

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JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Federal agencies are gearing up for the droves of people expected to hunt horns or shed antlers on public lands in Wyoming.

Wyoming News Update

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GOVERNOR-GRIZZLY BEARS

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — More than 150 people have applied to sit on an advisory committee to come up with recommendations on how to manage Montana's grizzly bears.