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Groundwater Studies
June 6, 2014 – 1:53 pm

Cheyenne (AP) – State officials say they’re finishing up two studies into the cause of groundwater pollution in a central Wyoming gas field.  They plan to allow independent experts, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and …

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Rivers Fall Below Flood Stage
June 6, 2014 – 1:50 pm

Cheyenne (AP) – Most major rivers in Wyoming have fallen below flood stage.  Only the North Platte in Carbon County and the Laramie River in Albany County remain above flood stae.  And both of those …

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Work Dies In Gillette
June 5, 2014 – 2:10 pm

Gillette, WY (AP) – A worker has died at one of the vast coal mines in northeast Wyoming.  Peabody Energy officials say the worker was a contractor who was processing scoria at the North Antelope …

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Pete Gosar Kicks Off Campaign
June 5, 2014 – 12:15 pm

Cheyenne, WY (AP)  Pete Gosar, the lone Democrat in the Wyoming governor’s race, kicked off his campaign in Cheyenne.  Gosar stepped down last month as chairman of the Wyoming Democratic Party and announced his run …

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Wyoming Will Pay Montana School District
June 5, 2014 – 12:10 pm

Cheyenne, WY (AP) The state of Wyoming will pay a Montana school district nearly $500,000 for educating students who live in Yellowstone National Park.  Gov. Matt Mead said state of emergency funds will be used …

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High Water In Dubois
June 5, 2014 – 12:06 pm

High water is continuing to plague the upper country around Dubois and the water is beginning to recede somewhat, according to Fremont County Emergency Management Director Kathi Metzler.
“Unless we get a thunder cell with rain …

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Ag Outlook Good
June 4, 2014 – 2:52 pm

(Riverton) – It has been a good calving season across the state of Wyoming this spring, according to the latest report from National Agricultural Statistics Service.
Producers report cattle and calf losses as 41 …

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Free Fishing!
June 4, 2014 – 2:52 pm

(Lander) – Saturday is free fishing day in Wyoming, which means no license is required to fish all day on the state’s waters.
Free Fishing Day does not include the Wind River Indian …

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Louis Lake Road To Open Friday
June 4, 2014 – 2:51 pm

(Lander) – Snow from this past winter continues to linger along portions of Louis Lake Road, also known as the Loop Road, on the Washakie Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest.
However, the …

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Wind River Casino Honored By TripAdvisor
June 4, 2014 – 2:51 pm

(Riverton) – The Wind River Hotel and Casino has been honored by TripAdvisor with a 2014 Certificate of Excellence award.
TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site and awards the hospitality certificate to businesses …

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Seat Belts Save Lives
June 4, 2014 – 2:41 pm
Seat Belts Save Lives

(Cheyenne) – One vehicle rollovers where the occupants are not seat belted continue to be the most common type of crash in Wyoming resulting in serious injury or death.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol says …

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Gillette Man Killed In Crash
June 4, 2014 – 2:29 pm

(Cheyenne) – A 26-year-old Gillette man was killed in a one-vehicle roll-over last Thursday.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol says Brandon Montgomery’s vehicle left Wyoming Highway 387 about nine miles west of Wright and rolled …

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