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  1. Wyoming Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges A Oil and Gas Worker or ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    The Wyoming Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "Wyoming has one of the highest incidences of mesothelioma and we want to make 100% certain a Veteran, or oil and gas worker with this rare cancer get the best possible compensation." In other words a person with mesothelioma does not owe the lawyer, or law firm anything unless there is a financial compensation settlement.

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  2. Court rules UW apartment complex tax-exemptRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    A district judge has sided with the University of Wyoming in the college's dispute over property taxes on a student apartment complex. In a decision filed Jan. 29, Judge Jeffrey Donnell ruled that the Bison Run Village on-campus apartment complex is exempt from local property taxes under Wyoming statute.

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  3. Bulldogs pull off two dramatic winsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lovell Chronicle Home Page

    The Lovell Bulldogs showed they're a force to be reckoned with in the 3A West over the weekend as they traveled to far western Wyoming and came away with a pair of wins over Jackson and Star Valley.

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  4. Legislators include new high school's track, field on state construction listRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    After nearly five hours of debate on school construction issues Saturday night, money to help build a track and playing field at the new high school in Gillette received a nod from state legislators. The Joint Appropriations Committee approved a proposed draft bill for school construction over the next fiscal year that funds 28 projects across Wyoming at a cost of $17.1 million.

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  5. Variety of services available to the public during the 2016 budget sessionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Star Valley Independent

    The Wyoming Legislature offers a variety of services to help Wyoming residents participate in the legislative process during the 2016 Budget Session, which begins Feb. 8. Please note, due to the Capitol Square Project, the Wyoming Legislature has temporarily relocated to the Jonah Business Center, at 3001 E. Pershing Blvd. in Cheyenne. Telephone Messages and Correspondence for Legislators If you would like to contact a legislator directly during the session, call the Senate Receptionist at 777-7711 or the House Receptionist at 777-7852.

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  6. U.S. 287 closed northwest of Fort Collins to state line because of poor weather in WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Windsor Now

    The Colorado Department of Transportation has closed U.S. 287 from Ted's Place, which is northwest of Fort Collins, to the Wyoming state line because of adverse weather conditions in Wyoming.

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  7. Utah State basketball: Wyoming runs past Utah State in the second half, 84-65Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Laramie, Wyo. a Jason McManamen scored 20 points and Josh Adams added 19 to lead hot-shooting Wyoming to a 84-65 victory over Utah State on Saturday at the Arena Auditorium.

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  8. Wyoming lawmakers facing falling revenues in budget sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsOK.com

    Only a few senior Wyoming lawmakers have served long enough to remember the last time the Legislature had to make hard decisions on how to cut spending. For the last decade or more, the toughest call facing Wyoming lawmakers has been how much of the state's windfall energy revenues to spend and how much to salt away in savings.

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  9. Kenny Sailors MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KGWN

    The memorial service for Wyoming Cowboy great Kenny Sailors was held Friday at Arena Auditorium in Laramie. Sailors is remembered as the man who invented the modern day jump-shot.

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  10. Committee to consider funding for new schoolRead the original story

    Friday | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    A wind slab avalanche with a crown that was 40 feet across and a foot deep carried a backcountry skier 1,200 feet Thursday in Grand Teton Nati Its recommendation, which will go before the Wyoming Legislature later this month, may determine if the state will provide the money Teton County School District No. 1 needs to build a new elementary school in the Hog Island area south of town.

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  11. Wyoming K-12 enrollment up while some districts shrinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Though enrollment in K-12 schools in Wyoming has increased some individual districts have seen shrinking student populations, putting pressure on schools and costing them money. The Casper Star-Tribune reports that according to the Wyoming Department of Education, as of Oct. 1, 699 more students were enrolled in K-12 schools across the state compared to the 2014-15 school year.

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  12. Policy for public access to Legislature is establishedRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... office building will host the next three legislative sessions while the Capitol undergoes a major renovation. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports ( http://bit.ly/1VQpURV ) that Gov. Matt Mead and other state leaders on the commission acknowledged the ...

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  13. CommentsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Gillette News-Record

    Travel remains difficult in many areas of Wyoming as wind blows around the snow that fell on the state earlier this week. A 70-mile section of Interstate 25 between Cheyenne and Wheatland was closed Thursday morning because of poor conditions.

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  14. Utah State basketball: Aggies try to snap losing streak at WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Laramie, Wyo. a In search of better luck and an elusive victory, Utah State travels to the high plains of Wyoming on Saturday for a Mountain West Conference battle with the Cowboys.

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  15. Platte River ParkwayRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... with a group. The trail winds along several familiar Casper landmarks, including Mike Lansing Field and the Central Wyoming Fairgrounds. It also passes through some areas with significant history, not well known even amongst long-time Casper ...

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  16. Wyoming Breast Cancer Initiative continuing 20 - year mission with the 2016 Wyoming Pink Ribbon RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KGWN

    The Wyoming Pink Ribbon Run, held in Cheyenne on August 6 will be a family-friendly 5K walk/run raising breast cancer awareness and honoring breast cancer survivors or loved ones lost. This race will take the place of the previous Wyoming Race for the Cure.

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  17. Special Olympics ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    Police are investigating whether a START bus driver allegedly caught trying to take money from a fare box committed a crime. Garrett Severns and Angelo Rodriguez battle it out Thursday in the 25-meter snowshoe event during the Special Olympics Wyoming 2016 State Winter Games at Teton Pines.

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  18. Highway ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KCWY13

    Our combination of wind and snow means Wyoming highways can suffer more than any other place in the country. For the most part, the reason for shutting down a highway is the obvious: keeping us safe.

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  19. Next step up: Camels backfield signs up for college footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Gillette News-Record

    The official Twitter account of the Wyoming football team welcomed several walk-on players into the fold Friday afternoon. Here are the Wyoming natives listed: Fullback Zach Taylor, running back Roo Aten and quarterback Dalton Holst will be suiting up next season after capping their high school careers in last fall's Wyoming Class 4A state championship game.

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  20. Library to host showing of - Blizzard of '49'Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Gillette News-Record

    Campbell County Public Library will host a free showing of a one-hour documentary focusing on northern Wyoming blizzard of 1949 produced for Wyoming PBS. The showing of "The Blizzard of '49" is at 6 p.m. Tuesday during the Family Movie Night in the library's Wyoming Room.

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