ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — A judge has denied a motion to withdraw a no contest plea by a former southwestern Wyoming police officer in the death of a 2-year-old boy.

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Consultants looking into Wyoming's education funding crisis have produced a report that makes a number of suggestions, including increasing the number of students in each classroom.

DENVER (AP) — A federal prosecutor says a Texas-based oil and gas company will pay $2.25 million to settle allegations that it underpaid royalties for natural gas produced on federal land in Wyoming.