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Constitutional amendment could net Wyoming more money

New CHEYENNE — A proposed constitutional amendment could help Wyoming see a bigger return on some of its investments.

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Wyoming sees increase in flu cases

New GILLETTE, Wyo. — Wyoming has seen a surge in the number of influenza cases over the last week.

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Company announces new PBR pipeline

Updated CASPER, Wyo. — Work on a new 108-mile natural gas pipeline in the Powder River Basin will begin in January, Meritage Midstream Services announ…

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Cheyenne law enforcement gets DUI wagon

New CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Police in Cheyenne have a new tool in their crusade against drunken driving.

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Wild horse advocates push to enter Wyoming lawsuit

Wild horse advocates push to enter Wyoming lawsuit

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wild horse advocacy groups across the country are pushing to intervene in a federal lawsuit the state of Wyoming filed recent…

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3 face district court charges in Cheyenne homicide

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A judge has ruled two men will face first-degree murder charges in Laramie County District Court in connection with the death…

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President signs bill protecting North Fork, Rocky Mountain Front

President signs bill protecting North Fork, Rocky Mountain Front

MISSOULA — Montana wilderness legislation historic both for its bipartisan support and the long-standing campaigns it completed was signed int…

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Man pleads guilty in hammer murder case

LANDER, Wyo. — A man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the murder of another man who was beaten to death with a claw hammer.

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Larson named to Wyoming Aviation Hall of Fame

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Rawlins native Glen G. Larson has been selected for induction into the Wyoming Aviation Hall of Fame.

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Employees' lawsuit against Vann's settles out of court for $9.2M

MISSOULA — A multimillion-dollar lawsuit against former officers of Vann's Inc. was settled Friday, according to U.S. District Court in Missoula.

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Mead hopes his legacy will be economic diversity, quality of life

Mead hopes his legacy will be economic diversity, quality of life

CASPER, Wyo. — In his first four years, Gov. Matt Mead worked to diversify the Wyoming economy and announced an energy strategy for the state.

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A system still failing

When President Richard Nixon signed the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act into law in 1974, it was seen as a sign of federal commitment…

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Jailed ex-billionaire's lawyers seek his release

Jailed ex-billionaire's lawyers seek his release

BILLINGS — Attorneys for jailed real estate mogul Tim Blixseth filed an emergency motion with a federal judge Friday seeking his release, sayi…

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Parole board chairman resigns; board also has new executive director

Parole board chairman resigns; board also has new executive director

HELENA — The longtime chairman of Montana’s Board of Pardons and Parole, Mike McKee, of Hamilton, resigned this week.

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Obama: Keystone offers little benefit to consumers

Obama: Keystone offers little benefit to consumers

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama downplayed the benefits of building the Keystone XL pipeline from Canada. He said it would not lower gasol…

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Former Albany County prosecutor charged with theft

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Attorney General's Office has charged Albany County's former top prosecutor, saying he used county money to buy cam…

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PacifiCorp Energy pleads guilty in Wyoming bird deaths

PacifiCorp Energy pleads guilty in Wyoming bird deaths

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wind farm operator PacifiCorp Energy will pay $2.5 million in fines after pleading guilty Friday to charges related to the de…

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Montana unemployment rate at 4.3 percent

HELENA — Montana's unemployment rate dropped slightly to 4.3 percent in November.

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Chippewa Cree judge orders new tribal elections

Chippewa Cree judge orders new tribal elections

HAVRE — A tribal court has invalidated the November election of four new members to the Chippewa Cree Business Committee after a non-tribal me…

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Montana has low obesity, high binge drinking

Montana has low obesity, high binge drinking

GREAT FALLS — An annual survey of U.S. health ranks Montana 22nd in the nation overall, which is an improvement by one spot from the previous year.

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