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TEACHER DEVELOPMENT CUTS-WYOMING

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming superintendent Jillian Balow says her hand is hovering over the panic button as proposed cuts to federal funding could have a direct negative impact on students' education.

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COLORADO-FEDERAL VACANCIES

DENVER (AP) — A slow hiring pace by the Donald Trump administration in Colorado and surrounding states has produced a spate of vacant top federal jobs.

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SUPCO-COAL PLANT TAXES

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming generally favors low taxes and coal-fired electricity but its highest court says a utility must pay sales tax on pollution-control chemicals at power plants.

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ORGANIC FARM-MARIJUANA BUST

PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities say they have uncovered a marijuana growing operation at an organic farm in southwest Wyoming.

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WYOMING BANK ROBBERY

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An Idaho man who robbed a bank in southwestern Wyoming has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison.

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FATAL SHOOTING-WYOMING

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was involved in a fatal shooting in southeast Wyoming apparently acted in self-defense.

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BANK ROBBER-PRISON RETURN

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A convicted Wyoming bank robber who was recently released from prison has been returned to custody for violating the terms of his probation.

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TRESPASSING-DATA COLLECTION

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An appeals court has ruled that two Wyoming laws penalizing people specifically for trespassing to collect data about natural resources could violate freedom of speech.

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WILDFIRES-DEAD TREES

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WIND FARM

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A major Wyoming wind project designed to deliver electricity to California faces growing competition from solar energy.

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TROOPER CHARGED-APPEAL

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A former Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper has appealed the 15-year prison sentence he received in 2009.

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GRAND TETON RESCUES

MOOSE, Wyo. (AP) — National Park Service rangers have rescued two injured climbers in separate incidents in Grand Teton National Park in northwest Wyoming over a three-day period.

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YELLOWSTONE GOLD

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POLICE CHASE-SHOOTING

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Cheyenne police say a 27-year-old man shot himself after he led authorities on a chase in southeast Wyoming.

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TEEN SHOOTING-APPEAL

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Supreme Court has overturned the sentence of a Cheyenne teenager who killed another man with a point-blank shot in the head.

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ECLIPSE FATAL

MEDICINE BOW, Wyo. (AP) — A 65-year-old Colorado man is the only fatality in Wyoming attributed to the unprecedented traffic associated with Monday's eclipse.

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TRUMP-NATIONAL MONUMENTS

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ECLIPSE-WYOMING-THE LATEST

The heavy post-eclipse traffic in Wyoming is causing slow travel along Interstate 25 and U.S. 85 in the eastern part of the state as well as in the far western part of the state.

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GRIZZLY RELOCATED

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has trapped and relocated an adult, male grizzly bear in northwest Wyoming.