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Second Amendment-only voters threaten hunting opportunities

October 30, 2012

Wyoming’s hunting community often supports gun rights as well environmental protections, but the two platforms are not often shared by the same candidate.

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Wyoming escapes ozone season, but not ozone problem

April 20, 2012

Wyoming escapes ozone season, but not ozone problem
Pinedale area residents can breathe easy now that the wintertime ozone season has passed without any exceedences of …

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Utility wants to convert Wyoming coal unit to natural gas

April 12, 2012

Utility wants to convert Wyoming coal unit to natural gas
Due to the increasing cost of scrubbing pollution from coal-fired power plants and the increasing availability …

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Wyoming’s winter ozone in check, so far

February 10, 2012

Wyoming’s winter ozone in check, so far
It’s ozone season in Wyoming’s Upper Green River Basin, but so far the region has avoided any prolonged spikes …

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Go ahead and blame EPA, but don’t politicize the science

February 9, 2012

The notion that the best thing for our human health, environment and wildlife is more mining and drilling and less (or loosened) regulation somehow continues …

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Wyoming Delegation: Rep. Cynthia Lummis among Richest Members of Congress

December 13, 2011

An examination of public records reveals how Cynthia Lummis became one of the richest members of Congress, with a wealth of business holdings throughout Wyoming.

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Can technology turn drilling into sunshine?

August 25, 2011

When it comes to energy development, it’s crystal clear where Wyoming’s governor and its congressional delegation stand; Wyoming is open for business, and most any …

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Wyoming’s low rig count worries policymakers

June 23, 2011

Having led the Rockies’ natural gas boom during the past decade, Wyoming policymakers get extremely nervous when rigs are busy drilling outside the Cowboy State.

“Some …

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Public meetings focus on 3,500-well proposal in Green River Basin

April 25, 2011

Public meetings focus on 3,500-well proposal in Green River Basin
The Wyoming Bureau of Land Management has scheduled three public meetings seeking input on a proposal …