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12:32 pm
Tue November 2, 2010

Searchers find missing plane with no survivors

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8:41 pm
Mon November 1, 2010

Voter Turnout Could Be Low In Wyoming

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8:39 pm
Mon November 1, 2010

Sen found guilty in Ernst killing in Sheridan

SHERIDAN, wyo – A second person has been convicted in the killing of a Sheridan businessman.

A jury on Friday found 17-year-old Dharminder Vir Sen guilty of first-degree murder in the death of Robert Ernst in August 2009. He was also found guilty of aggravated burglary and conspiracy to commit aggravated burglary.

Jurors took just over two hours to reach their verdict.

Twenty-year-old Dennis Poitra was convicted of the same charges in September. He testified that he never threatened Sen to participate in the crimes.

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8:38 pm
Mon November 1, 2010

Wyoming sees cattle market upswing

TORRINGTON, Wyo – The Wyoming live cattle market has seen fairly strong numbers this year.

Shawn Madden, of Torrington Livestock Markets, says prices are quite high right now. Madden attributes the healthier market in part to lower numbers overall in cattle inventory and the increase in price for most agricultural products, which discourages production.

In addition, Madden says that increased demand for U.S. beef overseas because the weak dollar makes it cheaper in international markets.

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6:52 pm
Mon November 1, 2010

BLM pulls a third of parcels for tomorrow's lease sale

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10:26 am
Mon November 1, 2010

Lodging tax will be tried again in Teton County

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10:14 am
Mon November 1, 2010

Wyoming Democrats have an uphill climb

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9:57 am
Mon November 1, 2010

Colorado official says pipeline from the Flaming gorge won't work

Rock Springs, Wy – A Colorado official says Wyoming's Flaming Gorge Reservoir doesn't have enough water for a proposal to pipe billions of gallons to Colorado cities.
Eric Kuhn of the Colorado River Water Conservation District says
growing demand from current users and predictions that less water
will flow into Flaming Gorge in the future means there isn't enough
for the pipeline proposal. Flaming Gorge water eventually flows into the Colorado River. Kuhn's district is responsible for making sure water rights holders

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8:16 pm
Fri October 29, 2010

Data comes in on oil well near Cheyenne

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