A Wyoming lawmaker is sponsoring legislation to create a new state compensation program for ranchers who lose livestock to wolves.


The Casper City Council on Tuesday granted a request on first reading to rezone 2.8 acres near Interstate 25 and Highway 20-26 for development that business neighbors said could affect the attractiveness of the area.


Attorneys for bankrupt coal company Blackjewel LLC and its creditors are asking a judge to let them examine the finances of former CEO Jeff Hoops, alleging that he took millions of dollars for personal gain.