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1 hr ago | The Navajo Times

Native American politics heat up in Wyoming

The Northern Arapaho and Eastern Shoshone tribes share the Wind River Indian Reservation, a block of land in central Wyoming that's roughly the size of Yellowstone National Park.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Yellowstone National Park, Representative Sean Patrick, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ethete, WY, Fremont County, WY, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

12 hrs ago | Manchester Journal

Labor on their mind

It is that time of the year again when the world's central bankers gather together in Wyoming to sort out the economic conditions of the global economy.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government

21 hrs ago | County 10 News

Shoulder season travel beginning in Yellowstone; Road Construction closes two routes

Now that school has started and with Labor Day just around the corner, the fall "shoulder, or empty nester," tourist season is upon us.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

County 10 News

Fremont County man sentenced to 30 years for sexual abuse of a minor

The U.S. District Attorney's Office released the following information about recent sentencing hearings in U.S. District Court of Wyoming: Charles Daniel Shamblen, 62, of Fremont County, Wyoming, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl on August 21, 2014, for abusive sexual contact of a minor.

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Related Topix: Prison, Fremont County, WY, Criminal Defense Law, Law

County 10 News

Traffic control signal back in full operation at East Monroe and South Federal

It's been blinking yellow at the South Federal and East Monroe intersection all summer long, but as of this afternoon, the traffic signal there is now back in full operation, cycling traffic as in the past.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government

KGWN

Nearly 7,700 Winners for Wyoming's First Mega Millions and Powerball drawing

The Wyoming Lottery Corporation today reported that 4,889 players won a total of $21,028, during its first Mega Millions drawing Tuesday night and 2,805 players won a total of $25,009 during its first Powerball drawing Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Pine Bluffs, WY, Sinclair, WY, Mills, WY

Jackson Hole Radio

Wilson Residents Sue Wyoming to Raise Donation Cap

A Wilson couple is suing the state of Wyoming to get rid of the limits on how much money political donors can give to candidates during an election.

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County 10 News

Sunny and warm today and tomorrow; Cold front coming late Saturday

Today's Weather Story from the National Weather Service calls for warmer temperatures and sunny skies.

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Related Topix: Weather

Wed Aug 27, 2014

McGraw-Hill Construction

Haselden Construction Named 2014 Colorado/Wyoming Contractor of the Year

The story of Haselden Construction LLC is one of a family business that maintained its core values during the recession while adopting new strategies and carefully managing risks.

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County 10 News

Wednesday Weather Story: Cooler & unsettled today, warming on Thursday

The Wednesday Weather Story for Western and Central Wyoming calls for cooler temperatures today with isolated showers and thunderstorms.

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Related Topix: Weather

Tue Aug 26, 2014

County 10 News

Riverton grant request for purchase of Honor Farm land on WBC agenda this Thursday

The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors will tour a local company, hold a public reception and meet with the Joint Subcommittee on Economic Development during its next board meeting on in Powell.

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Related Topix: Riverton, WY, Matt Mead, US Governors, Albany County, WY, Buffalo, WY, Dubois, WY

NOLA.com

Louisiana ranks 40th for women's equality, study shows

WalletHub's analysis of 2014's Best and Worst States for Women's Equality showed Louisiana tied with Nebraska ranking 40th overall women's equality and 49th for the largest pay gap.

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Related Topix: Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Nebraska Government, Nebraska, Wyoming Government

Mon Aug 25, 2014

County 10 News

Fremont County recorded the 6th most sales on first day of Wyoming Lottery

The Wyoming Lottery Corporation today reported $1,000 in sales per minute for the first hour of ticket sales on Aug. 24. , there were $198,612 in sales the first day.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Fremont County, WY, Evanston, WY, Natrona County, WY, Sweetwater County, WY

ABC News

Woman Faces 20 Years to Life for 1970s Slaying

A judge on Monday is scheduled to sentence an elderly Missouri woman to between 20 years and life in prison for fatally shooting her husband in the head in Wyoming in the mid-1970s.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Wild horse removal in southern Wyoming delayed

BLM officials recently announced plans to start removing the horses from the Great Divide Basin, Adobe Town and Salt Wells Creek herd management areas, but wild horse advocates filed a lawsuit delaying the action.

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KSL-TV

Platte County woman contracts West Nile virus

Health officials say an older woman from Platte County has tested positive for West Nile virus - the first confirmed human case in Wyoming this year.

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Related Topix: Health, West Nile Virus, Wyoming Government

Sat Aug 23, 2014

County 10 News

Governor appoints panel to focus on improving science at UW

Governor Matt Mead appointed a Task Force on Science and Facilities. The panel, composed of accomplished scientists, industry leaders and other professionals, will focus on upgrading the science programs and laboratories at the University of Wyoming.

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Related Topix: Matt Mead, US Governors, University of Wyoming, University of Washington, Medicine, Surgery, UC San Francisco

IBerkshires

@theMarket: Labor on Their Mind

It is that time of the year again when the world's central bankers gather together in Wyoming to sort out the economic conditions of the global economy.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Fodor's

10 Ways to Experience the Wild West

Fodor's may use your e-mail address to send you relevant information on site updates, account changes, and offers.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science, Travel

SFGate

Weak job market creates uncertainty, Yellen tells conference

Demonstrators greet Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen at the economic conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government, 9

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