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Wyoming governor testifies before Senate on Endangered Species Act

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Wyoming governor testifies before the Senate EPW committee in support of Barrasso’s draft legislation to modernize the Endangered Species Act.

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Jane Goodall joins effort to keep grizzly hunt tickets out of hands of hunters

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According to a Tuesday report by National Geographic, environmentalist Jane Goodall is joining a group hoping to purchase grizzly hunt tickets in Wyoming.

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Wyoming wildfire danger slightly lower than typical

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Wyoming has seen two large wildfires and a number of smaller ones so far this summer, but officials are still predicting a relatively mild fire season overall. 

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Former teacher may have probation revoked on sex offense charge Video included

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According to published reports, Converse County prosecutors allege Katie Marcus, who pleaded guilty in 2016 to a 2013 a sex crime, has repeatedly violated terms of her probation. 

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University of Wyoming launches 'Cowboy' promotion campaign

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The University of Wyoming is rolling out a new $500,000 marketing campaign ahead of schedule. The decision Thursday by the UW Board of Trustees capitalizes on the attention it was already gaining.

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Construction starts to fix destruction of Wyoming landslide Video included

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Cody – Park County road workers are finally repairing a road that is buried in 30 feet of mud and debris. 

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Terek Fire in Wyoming has now burned more than 37,000 acres

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As of Tuesday morning, the Terek Fire in Big Horn County Wyoming has now burned more than 37,000 acres. That's according to WildCAD from the Cody Interagency Dispatch Center.

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Couple rescued after horse accident

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A Powell couple were evacuated from the Sweetwater drainage approximately 2 miles north of the Wapiti Campground on Saturday, July 7th after their animals bucked them off and returned to the campground without them.

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New University of Wyoming slogan draws criticism

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Some are raising objections to a planned marketing campaign for the University of Wyoming, calling the slogan sexist, racist and counterproductive to the university's recruiting goals.

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Wyoming wildfire burns more than 10,000 acres and is growing

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A wildfire is currently burning in Wyoming on the Big Horn/Washakie County line. According to the Big Horn County Sheriff's office, lightning sparked the fire Sunday night.

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Teen killed in weekend ATV crash

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A 14-year old Texas teen was killed in a weekend ATV crash in Park County, Wyoming. 

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Current Opioid Crisis Blamed for Cody Labs Layoffs Video included

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Cody – The drug company that was awarded 23-million dollar loan from the State of Wyoming is cutting a third of its workforce in Cody. 

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Mt. Washburn closed in Yellowstone Video included

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Mammoth – Two of Yellowstone’s most popular trails will close soon. Mount Washburn will be inaccessible for the rest of the summer.

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Lava Mountain Fire 90 percent contained Video included

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The latest on the Lava Mountain Fire in Wyoming.

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Granite Creek area evacuations lifted; Cliff Creek Fire 84 percent contained

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The latest on the Cliff Creek Fire in Wyoming.

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