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2 men banned from park for years for walking on Old Faithful

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Two men who pleaded guilty to trespassing on the cone of Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park last fall were sentenced to 10 days in jail and have been banned from the park for five years. Park employees and other witnesses saw two people on the geyser on Sept.

Wyoming lawmakers to try again with Interstate 80 toll bill

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Wyoming lawmakers will try again to enact tolls on Interstate 80. The Legislature's Joint Highways, Transportation and Military Affairs has endorsed an I-80 toll bill for the annual legislative session, which begins Feb. 10. This year's session is dedicated primarily to the budget.

Wyoming News Update

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OLD FAITHFUL TRESPASSING-SENTENCE

Deputies at Wyoming jail now required to wear body cameras

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A Wyoming sheriff says deputies who work in the Sweetwater County Detention Center are now required to wear body cameras. Sheriff John Grossnickle says in a statement the program is the first of its kind in a county jail in Wyoming.

Federal felon escapes from Wyoming re-entry center

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Federal authorities have confirmed a prisoner escaped from a Wyoming re-entry center in December after leaving to report to Healthcare for the Homeless and then perform a job search. KTWO-AM reported Tuesday that 45-year-old Jeremiah Anthony Mahoney left the Casper Re-Entry Center Dec.

Wyoming News Update

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FELON ESCAPES RE-ENTRY CENTER

Wyoming firefighters investigate cause of house fire

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Authorities have started an investigation into the cause of a fire that destroyed a southeast Wyoming house. Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported that Laramie County fire authorities responded Monday to a house fire north of Cheyenne near Interstate 25.

Woman wounded, man dead of self-inflicted gunshot in Wyoming

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Police in Cody say a man fatally shot himself after shooting a woman in the head. The 44-year-old woman was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. Neither her identity nor the 76-year-old man's was released.

Wyoming News Update

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Montana Grants 65-day Extension for Navajo-Owned Coal Mine

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Montana officials say a Navajo Nation company may continue operating a coal mine for two more months amid negotiations over the terms of a state permit.

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