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History-making siblings return to Wyoming state wrestling tournament

POWELL — By the time Brody Karhu finally found his car keys under a pack of artificial sweeteners, his little sister had alr… Read more

Crossover voting reform, a top priority for Wyoming Republicans, dies on Senate floor

CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Senate voted 11-14, with five legislators absent, to squash a bill to reform crossover voting on Thur… Read more

Friess-backed bill evokes concerns of local control, public versus private schools

CHEYENNE — A bill that would give private schools the same treatment under local zoning laws as public schools squeaked by W… Read more

Lodging tax proposal advances to Wyoming Senate

CHEYENNE — A bill to create a 5 percent lodging tax passed out of the Senate Committee on Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and C… Read more



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307 Politics

Wyoming Senate defeats death penalty repeal bill

CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Senate defeated a bill Thursday that would have repealed the state’s death penalty, ending the most s… Read more

Education

Natrona County High School wrestlers involved in incident on bus, district says

Multiple Natrona County High School wrestlers have been disciplined for an incident on a school bus in late January, the Nat… Read more

Cops & Courts

Wyoming man dies by apparent suicide in private Mississippi prison

A Wyoming man who was being held in a private Mississippi prison died of an apparent suicide this weekend, a Wyoming Departm… Read more

307 Politics

Group accuses Wyoming lawmaker of comparing homosexuality to bestiality, pedophilia in meeting with LGBTQ youth

The civil rights group Wyoming Equality accused Wyoming Sen. Lynn Hutchings of comparing homosexuality to bestiality and ped… Read more

Wyoming News

Wyoming Democratic official calls for senator's resignation after she is accused of comparing homosexuality to bestiality, pedophilia

CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Democratic Party called for a Republican state senator’s resignation Monday, days after a civil right… Read more

Cops & Courts

Man dies from apparent gunshot wound in Casper

A man died late Thursday of an apparent gunshot wound on Casper's east side, police said. Read more

Football

Sexual assault, battery charges against former UW football player involve two women

LARAMIE — The sexual assault and sexual battery charges filed last week against former Wyoming football standout Carl Grande… Read more

Football

Six former Black 14 players return to Wyoming campus for rare appearance

LARAMIE — Fourteen black football players at the University of Wyoming had their 1969 season cut short — and the course of t… Read more

Cops & Courts

Prosecutors intend to admit strip club assault allegations for Cercy sentencing

Prosecutors intend to have two men tell a judge about an alleged sexual assault at a strip club when they testify at Tony Ce… Read more

Energy Journal

Wyoming utility's first wind farm to be replaced

Sixty-nine turbines that PacifiCorp placed on the landscape between Laramie and Rawlins 20 years ago churn out the same amou… Read more

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While businesses may close shop for a variety of reasons, a majority of owners cite lack of capital as the main reason for closing. Read more

Latest gear for fitness buffs: from fat tire bikes to a headlamp for running in the dark

Jeff Banowetz of Tribune News Service shares the latest in fitness gear and gadgets, including a fat tire bike you can ride in winter and s… Read more

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