The board overseeing the creation of a state lottery in Wyoming has settled on a chief operating officer but is waiting for a background check and employment contract negotiations before making an announcement.
Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says he hasn't seen a proposal of what lands the federal government will offer to swap for state in holdings in Grand Teton National Park but doesn't want to wait years to resolve the issue.
Throughout the controversy over public schools Superintendent Cindy Hill, schools have still educated children, lawmakers have conducted their usual business, Hill has continued to perform superintendent duties.
Governor Matt Mead has named Peter Michael as the interim Wyoming Attorney General. Michael replaces the Honorable Greg Phillips who started work on the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Monday. Peter Michael was Phillips’ Deputy Attorney General. Governor Mead said he is “ very proud…