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6 hrs ago | Planet Jackson Hole

PROPS and DISSES

We can get behind the National Day of the American Cowboy. Wyoming senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso introduced the resolution that makes the annual day, which has been observed unofficially for a decade now, a real Wyoming tradition shared with the nation.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Craig Thomas, Senator Mike Enzi, The National, Entertainment, Television, Rawlins, WY

10 hrs ago | KGWN

Security measures at CFD

There are around 100 people on the security team at Frontier Park to keep everyone safe, and that doesn't even include volunteers.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KCWY13

Fewer Fires

Firefighters are wrapping up their work on a blaze northwest of Cody. The Dillworth Fire, which was visible from the Chief Joseph Highway, grew to only six acres.

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Related Topix: Fire

KGWN

Biggest Loser Run/Walk in Casper

Wyoming's First Lady is encouraging state residents to register for the upcoming Biggest Loser RunWalk event planned for August 17 in Casper.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government, Casper, WY

KGWN

Wyoming Lottery Campaign Kicks Off

The Wyoming Lottery Corporation today kicked off a comprehensive, statewide, multimedia marketing campaign as part of the countdown toward the initial sale of lottery tickets in Wyoming on August 24. The "Get Ready to Play" campaign launches today, July 23, across Wyoming in a number of mediums, from traditional print and broadcast advertising, to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Lottery, Cheyenne, WY

County 10 News

UW Collaborates on Educational Leadership Effort; Initiative kicked off Tuesday

Efforts to improve the performance of Wyoming's public education system depend significantly upon developing strong leaders to guide teachers in the classroom.

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Related Topix: University of Wyoming, Education Etc.

Tue Jul 22, 2014

County 10 News

Fremont County has highest unemployment rate in Wyoming in June, up .7 points from May

The Research & Planning section of the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services reported today that the state's seasonally adjusted unemployment rose slightly from 3.8% in May to 4.0% in June 2014.

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Related Topix: Fremont County, WY, Big Horn, WY, Recreational Vehicle, Teton, Teton County, WY

WBNS

Wyo. Health Dept. says whooping cough increasing

Wyoming is seeing an increase in reported cases of whooping cough and the state health department says infants and other vulnerable people should get vaccinated.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Gawker

GOP Candidate Wants Mining in Yellowstone, Fed Officials Arrested

A new study shows that national parks and monuments boosted the economies of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho by a combined $1.15 billion last year .

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Yellowstone National Park, Matt Mead, US Governors

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Cheyenne police crack down on red-light runners

The Wyoming Tribune-Eagle reported Monday the department's new traffic enforcement unit wrote 44 citations in the first week of June, and that number dropped to 15 by the fourth week.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government

ABC News

Another Tiny Wyoming Town for Sale: Aladdin

If you missed out on buying the tiny Wyoming town of Buford , another village is on the market.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Devils Tower National Monument, Weird

Sun Jul 20, 2014

County 10 News

It's Time to Register for Wyoming's Biggest Loser RunWalk; Reality TV stars to host

"When parents and kids spend time outdoors and are active, it's a great thing for so many reasons," said Wyoming's First Lady Carol Mead.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government, Casper, WY

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Recordpub.com

Wyo. mosquito trap causes bomb scare

A suspicious device at a southwest Wyoming power plant turned out not to be a bomb, but it might have hurt a mosquito or two.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government

Fri Jul 18, 2014

KCWY13

Longmire Fans Flock to Buffalo to Meet the Show's Stars

Fans of the hit television series "Longmire" are meeting the stars of the show in Buffalo this weekend.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Longmire, Television, Robert Taylor

County 10 News

The smoke and haze in the area to hang around for several more days; Temperatures rising

The National Weather Service Forecast Office released a satellite photo today that shows smoke from fires in the Pacific Northwest states of Idaho, Oregon and Washington drifting into Wyoming .

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The Lebanon Daily News

NYC museum gets gift of Lichtenstein sketchbooks

The estate of Roy Lichtenstein has donated 21 of the pop artist's sketchbooks and two of his early drawings to the Morgan Library & Museum.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government, New York

Business Journal

BCBS to end Medicaid coverage in 6 WNY counties

More than 50,000 individuals will be displaced this fall when BlueCross BlueShield of WNY ends Medicaid programs in six Western New York counties.

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Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Wyoming Government

Thu Jul 17, 2014

KGWN

Wyoming Drivers Need to Slow Down While Speeding Up

On July 1 the Wyoming Department of Transportation began changing speed limit signs along three sections of Interstate 25 from 75 mph to 80 mph.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government

KGWN

Wyoming Drivers Need to Slow Down While Speeding Up

On July 1 the Wyoming Department of Transportation began changing speed limit signs along three sections of Interstate 25 from 75 mph to 80 mph.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Road to Yellowstone east gate reopens after slide

The highway to Yellowstone National Park's east entrance has reopened after a landslide covered it with mud, logs and boulders.

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Related Topix: Landslide, Weather, Wyoming Government

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