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POWELL — The National Park Service is seeking public comment on a proposal to change its rules for winter use — increasing the amount of time the East Gate will be open to snowmobile travel by three weeks.

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RIVERTON -- Injury Prevention Resources (IPR) is a nonprofit organization based in Riverton that brings awareness to impaired driving, distracted driving, seat belt use and car seat use. As Halloween approaches, IPR is driving home its mission: “Zero Deaths and Zero Injuries” on Wyoming roads.

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CASPER — An attorney for the Second Amendment group Wyoming Gun Owners is challenging a ruling by the Wyoming Secretary of State to disclose the organization’s donors, arguing the ruling is an attempt to stifle political speech.

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CHEYENNE – As the Wyoming Legislature prepares to address a projected $1.5 billion revenue shortfall over the next two years, lawmakers are re-examining how state dollars are spent across all sectors of government.

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ROCK SPRINGS -- The Rock Springs/Sweetwater County Airport Board will conduct a special meeting at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, for members to consider an application to the Wyoming Business Council under the Business Ready Community Grant and Loan Program for a Community Readiness Project in the…

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GREEN RIVER — Christal Martin walked into the Rawlins Penitentiary to meet the man who had kidnapped, raped and strangled her mom 25 years earlier. At one point during their conversation, as she looked across the prison table, she didn’t see a murderer.

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CHEYENNE – With the number of active COVID-19 cases continuing to rise to record highs here and across Wyoming, the Cheyenne-Laramie County Board of Health advanced a motion Tuesday asking the county health officer to issue a mandatory mask order.

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DOUGLAS — The Douglas School Board rejected a motion 6-3 to apply to the Wyoming Department of Health for a “variance” to the rule requiring masks.

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CASPER — The Wyoming Secretary of State’s Office has ordered a progun lobbying organization to reveal its donors after a summer in which the group flooded Wyoming with dozens of ads disparaging a number of sitting lawmakers in competitive races around the state.

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The YWCA of Sweetwater County hosted a luminary event to promote awareness of domestic violence. The drive-thru event allowed people to take in stories and examples of people who lost their lives due to domestic violence.

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The YWCA of Sweetwater County hosted a Silent Witness and luminary event Tuesday in Bunning Park. Silhouettes represented lives lost to domestic violence in Sweetwater County and missing murdered indigenous women and girls. Read more about their stories with the "Silent Witnesses still have …

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CASPER — The number of people in Wyoming who were being hospitalized for COVID-19 treatment rose to 73 on Monday, a higher total than at any previous point in the pandemic.

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GILLETTE — The Select Committee on Community College Funding agreed Friday to start working toward drafting a bill that would clarify state statute regarding community colleges and potentially clear the way for the possible creation of Gillette College’s own community college district.

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CHEYENNE -- Red Cross of Wyoming is assisting a second family of two who were displaced by a second house fire in Cheyenne on Oct. 20. Assistance was provided for lodging and other immediate needs. Further assistance will be provided as needed.

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CODY — Last week’s claims of harassment brought forth by a same-sex couple in Wapiti triggered a sizable response from the community – individuals and businesses alike – on social media and through their actions.

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POWELL — As a grizzly bear chased a wounded elk into the river in the Hayden Valley in Yellowstone National Park, a Cody wildlife photographer trained her video camera on the surprising series of events. The result of B.E. Judson’s effort gave the world a somewhat hard to watch, yet intimate…

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LARAMIE — Seven cases of COVID-19 have been detected in a sorority house at the University of Wyoming, prompting the university to take action to limit the spread of the virus in that group of students, employees and the broader community.

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LARAMIE — A University of Wyoming faculty chair recently received federal grants to research carbon capture and storage, and water savings at natural gas-fired power plants.

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GILLETTE — The Gillette man accused of a string of thefts of catalytic converters earlier this month now faces additional charges of burglary and drug possession.

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CASPER -- The Red Cross of Wyoming is assisting six people displaced by a fire on Trojan Drive in Casper on Oct. 19. Assistance was provided for lodging and other immediate needs. Further assistance will be provided as needed.

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ROCK SPRINGS – We may lose family members, neighbors, friends and other loved ones, but they don’t have to be forgotten. When remembered, they can still teach important lessons.

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CHEYENNE – Gov. Mark Gordon clarified that the role of the Wyoming National Guard in assisting with contact tracing is very limited. Due to the record number of new positive cases of COVID-19, the Department of Health and counties needed urgent assistance, but the Guard members’ role is limi…

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When singer-songwriter Jason Tyler Burton finally climbed back into the spotlight — on an actual stage, with live bodies in the crowd — during the first stop of the 2020 WYOmericana Caravan tour at the Wyo Theater in Sheridan in September, he was elated.