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Delegation wants Grand Teton to keep road open

July 29, 2014

Enzi, Barrasso and Lummis allege NPS has predetermined outcome of road traffic analysis.

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Devils Tower at Sunset

July 11, 2014

The Black Hills have some of the most beautiful sunsets during the spring time. Devils Tower is framed in the distance by these wonderful colors

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Moon over foggy valley

July 4, 2014

Moon over foggy valley, near Sundance Wyoming

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North slopes of Rattlesnake Mountain

June 27, 2014

Wyoming sunset, North slopes of Rattlesnake Mountain.

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Wyoming unemployment rate at 3.8% in May 2014

June 24, 2014

Wyoming’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rose slightly from 3.7% in April to 3.8% in May 2014 (not a statistically significant change).

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Cloud Peak Energy has single fatality at Spring Creek Mine

June 24, 2014

Cloud Peak Energy confirms a fatality at its Spring Creek Mine in Montana at approximately 7:00 p.m. on June 23, 2014 in a single …

Two Elk Saga 2014 Two Elk e-book

WyoFile publishes first e-book: The complete Two Elk Saga available as free download

June 24, 2014

WyoFile is pleased to announce its first venture into e-book publishing with the release of The Two Elk Saga

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North and Middle Bennett Creek, Clark WY

June 20, 2014

Looking over North and Middle Bennett Creek, Clark WY

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Jewell announces $27.1 million In PILT funds for Wyoming

June 17, 2014

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced that 23 local governments in Wyoming are receiving a total of $27,143,411 under the 2014 PILT program.

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State ready to green-light Simplot Rock Springs ammonia plant

June 3, 2014

Simplot, through Holland & Hart, said simply that “the ammonia production process itself will not generate any hazardous waste.”

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BLM seeks public comment on November 2014 oil and gas lease parcels

May 9, 2014

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) High Desert District is seeking public comments on the November 2014 Notice of Competitive Oil and Gas Lease Sale …

Featured Journalist Angus Thuermer Jr. joins WyoFile

Longtime Wyoming journalist Angus Thuermer Jr. joins WyoFile

April 28, 2014

Angus Thuermer Jr. will serve as WyoFile’s full-time natural resources reporter, based in Jackson, Wyoming.

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Lupin field protected by Grand Teton

April 25, 2014

Red Cliffs in Snow

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Corporations lie. So what?

Commentary by WyoFile April 22, 2014 April 22, 2014

Corporate coercion could drive away legitimate researchers and replace them with the sort of scientists who used to work for the cigarette companies.

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Registration open for 2014 Wyoming Safety and Workforce Summit

April 21, 2014

Registration open for 2014 Wyoming Safety and Workforce Summit
— April 21, 2014
The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services and its partners will hold the second annual …

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UW Trustees raise student tuition and employee salaries

April 1, 2014

A tuition increase approved by the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees will provide a salary boosts for professors and other enhancements for students.

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Wyoming keeps up with national ACA enrollment

March 27, 2014

Wyoming keeps up with national ACA enrollment State saw above average numbers of young people enrolling ahead of March 31

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Public forums focus on family health programs and needs

March 26, 2014

Public forums focus on family health programs and needs
— posted on March 26, 2014
The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) has scheduled a series of community …

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Public can comment on federal coal lease modification

March 24, 2014

Public can comment on federal coal lease modification
— March 24, 2014
(Press release) — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) High Plains District Office (HPDO) announces …

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Public meeting will focus on state’s orphan well cleanup plan

March 24, 2014

Public meeting will focus on state’s orphan well cleanup plan
 — March 24, 2014
Representatives of Gov. Matt Mead’s office and several other state agencies will meet …