Wyoming News Update

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Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — One of only three white wolves roaming Yellowstone National Park has been put down by park staff after it was found with severe injuries. P.J. White of the National Park Service says hikers found the female wolf Tuesday. White says the wolf was in shock and dying, leading to the decision to euthanize it and investigate what caused the injuries.

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana wildlife officials are proposing to keep the number of wolves that can be hunted or trapped in just north of Yellowstone National Park at four. The proposal that went out for public comment Friday would establish the quota of two wolves in each of two wolf management areas outside the park.

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — A former Wyoming doctor has denied charges he sexually assaulted six patients during gynecological exams. The Casper Star-Tribune reports 47-year-old Paul Harnetty appeared in Natrona County District Court on Thursday and pleaded not guilty to 10 charges stemming from the alleged assaults in 2014 and 2015. The women say Harnetty, while working as a gynecologist at Community Health Center of Central Wyoming, touched them during exams in ways that made them uncomfortable.

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — Police have arrested three motorcycle gang members after bar fight in Rock Springs over a rival gang member's vest with patches that identify the gang to which he belonged. Authorities say the incident occurred about 3 p.m. Monday and resulted in the arrest of three members of the Sons of Silence Motorcycle Club.