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AP-WY-WYOMING WILDFIRE Central Wyoming wildfire prompts evacuations RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) — A central Wyoming wildfire has spread across several square miles and prompted evacuations of area residents. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management said the

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BALLOONS CRASH Downdraft blamed for crashes of Wyoming sightseeing balloons JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The owner of a Wyoming sightseeing balloon company says a downdraft during a freak storm caused three hot air balloons to

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DEAD WILD RABBITS Wyoming wildlife officials to test dead rabbits for disease CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming wildlife officials have asked residents to report dead rabbits in their yards, rural property and outdoor areas because

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VIRUS OUTBREAK-WYOMING Wyoming governor: There will be no mask order CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon says there will be no statewide mask order despite record-high reported cases of the coronavirus. Gordon’s remarks

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BC-WY-CORRECTIONS DIRECTOR New acting director named for Wyoming Corrections CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Corrections has a new acting director. Gov. Mark Gordon said in a statement that deputy director Dan Shannon

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VIRUS OUTBREAK-WYOMING University of Wyoming reports first virus case among staff CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The University of Wyoming says one of its employees has contracted the coronavirus. The school says in a statement Friday

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WYOMING TRAIN DERAILMENT Train cars catch fire and explode after Wyoming derailment ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — A train operated by Union Pacific Railroad derailed in Wyoming, causing several rail cars to catch on fire

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MINING COMPANY SHOVELS Judge: Company can seek repossession of Wyoming coal shovels GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — A bankruptcy court judge is allowing a company to try to repossess two building-sized shovels crucial to operations at

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DISPATCH CENTER THEFT-PLEA Woman pleads guilty to stealing $3K from Wyoming dispatch GREEN RIVER, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming woman has pleaded guilty to stealing about $3,000 from the Sweetwater County Combined Communications Dispatch Center

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WYOMING BUDGET Wyoming governor orders steep cuts amid revenue crisis CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon says state agencies must immediately cut spending and prepare for even deeper cuts because of an unprecedented

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VIRUS OUTBREAK-NATIONAL PARKS National parks hope visitors comply with virus measures CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — As Yellowstone and other national parks end a two-month shutdown due to the coronavirus, park officials want visitors to take

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AP-US-AMERICAN-BISON-RESTORATION Bison transfers planned for US park, Indian reservation BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Hundreds of wild bison would be transferred from federal lands to a South Dakota American Indian Reservation and a North Dakota national