CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Republican members of a Wyoming legislative committee are skeptical about a bill that state GOP leaders have identified as their top priority this year.

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A preliminary report says the 36-year-old man who died following an explosion at an oilfield in northeast Wyoming was a recent hire with limited training.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The House Revenue Committee has endorsed a proposal to create a task force that would come up with viable tax options to help keep Wyoming from being subject to the booms and busts associated with the mineral market.