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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Highway Patrol says a 6-year-old girl is dead and seven of her relatives are injured following a rollover crash on Interstate 80 in southwestern Wyoming. Sgt. Stephen Townsend says Dynasty X. Barcenas of Plainfield, Ill., died following the early morning crash on Fri…
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JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Two people are dead after a helicopter on a rescue mission crashed in remote northwest Wyoming. Teton County deputies say the rear rotor on the chopper may have failed just before yesterday’s crash that killed 63-year-old Ray Shriver, one of three rescuers trying t…
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A report by U.S. House Democrats says Wyoming accounts for more than 800 of the 2,000 citations issued over a 13-year period to companies for safety and drilling violations on public lands in 17 states. The report says federal policing of oil and natural gas drilling on publ…
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FIREFIGHTER-PORNOGRAPHY Ex-Cheyenne firefighter charged in federal court CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A former Cheyenne firefighter accused of possessing and distributing child pornography is now being prosecuted in federal court. Thirty-one-year-old Joseph Golden had been charged in state district …
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PAVILLION CONTAMINATION CHEYENNE — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has found high levels of benzene and other chemicals in its latest groundwater samples from a Wyoming gas field. A variety of chemicals and high levels of methane turned up in two wells drilled specifically to test fo…
Wyoming’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged From April [Audio]
Wyoming’s unemployment rate is holding steady at 6 percent, Doug Randall reports.  A tax refund program for the elderly and disabled is still taking applications through the end of August. Click past the jump to listen to Wyoming Radio News. Read Original: Wyoming’s Unemployment R…