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Bill to hike vehicle fees gets nowhere

CHEYENNE -- A legislative panel decided Tuesday not to sponsor a bill for the upcoming legislative session that would have increased the state's fees by ...

More closed-door talks set on Capitol renovation

A subcommittee will take a larger role in discussions about the project.

CHEYENNE -- State leaders said Tuesday they plan to have more closed-door ...

Wyoming lawmakers consider tightening civil forfeiture rules

The current law allows the state to seize private property without a conviction.

CHEYENNE --A panel of Wyoming lawmakers is set to consider ...

Possible medical marijuana vote includes hemp growing

CASPER -- A lawmaker says he'll sponsor his own bill legalizing hemp growing in Wyoming if a medical marijuana referendum fails to get on the November ballot, ...

Feds taking initial look at shooting under hate-crime guidelines

Federal officials have begun a preliminary examination of last month's fatal shooting in Riverton in order to determine whether the incident should be ...

Lawmakers vote down bill to privatize student e-mails

Wyoming lawmakers have killed a proposal that would have made Wyoming the first state in the country to keep from public view all college student e-mails, even ...

Who's in charge?

Hiring a project manager for the costly Capitol rebuild is the right move

A few days ago, when the governor and key members of the Wyoming ...

State to hire manager to oversee big Capitol job

CHEYENNE -- Top Wyoming officials have voted to hire a project manager to oversee the $300 million renovation of the state Capitol.
Gov. Matt Mead and Wyoming ...

Capitol group to consider hiring a project manager

CHEYENNE -- Top Wyoming officials plan to meet in Cheyenne on Wednesday to consider whether to hire a project manager to oversee the $300-million renovation of ...

Speed limit enforcement among conspicuous changes in state laws

CHEYENNE -- More than 100 new state laws took effect Wednesday in Wyoming that change speeding fines in 80 mph zones, make roads safer for bicyclists, and ...

New state laws set to take effect; energy industries to benefit

Companies no longer will have to wait for an air quality permit to be issued before constructing and operating oil gas wells in Wyoming.
The Wyoming ...

State greets court ruling on gay marriage with mixed reactions

Wyoming gay rights activists welcomed Friday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage across the country. But they say true equality won't come ...

Mineral revenue plunge could hit education hardest

Wyoming lawmakers likely will face tough choices in coming years over how to fund the state's K-12 educational system because of falling mineral revenue, ...

UW student e-mail privacy might be protected under law weighed by legislators

CHEYENNE -- A legislative panel will consider a proposal to make sure e-mails from University of Wyoming students are not accessible under the state's Public ...

State makes pitch to take over uranium reg authority from federal government

Legislation passed this year in Wyoming paves the way for the state to assume more regulatory authority over uranium mines from the federal Nuclear Regulatory ...

Older drivers, tougher rules

Wyoming took a look at it, and the issue probably will rise again

Wyoming legislators spent some committee time in recent days exploring the ...

Making room

Plans for the remodeled Wyoming Capitol ought to include the news media

Progress on the costly renovation of the Wyoming Capitol in Cheyenne, and the ...

Old West crime

Livestock theft is a growing concern in Wyoming and the West

Cattle rustling? Really?
Really.
When the Wyoming Legislature's committee on ...

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Lawmakers want more Capitol details
CHEYENNE -- Lawmakers say they need more detailed floor plans for the state Capitol's restoration before they can ...

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Anderson replacement named
CHEYENNE -- Brian Boner of Douglas took the oath of office at the State Capitol on Friday to become the newest member of the ...

 
 

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