Medicaid Coverage for New Moms Gaining Support in GOP States
Mississippi and Wyoming are among states that recently moved to provide Medicaid coverage for new moms a full year after giving birth.
Former Wyoming Schools Superintendent Resigns From Same Post in Virginia
Jillian Balow was elected to the Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction post in 2014 and 2018.
‘Take It Down': A Tool for Teens to Remove Explicit Images
A new online tool aims to give some control back to teens, or people who were once teens, and take down explicit images and videos of themselves from the internet.
White Supremacist Gets Life in Prison for Buffalo Massacre
Domestic terrorism motivated by hate carried an automatic life sentence.
Election Skeptics Slow to get Sweeping Changes in GOP States
Even though Wyoming gave Trump his widest victory margins in 2016 and 2020, Wyoming Secretary of State Chuck Gray’s election denials worried some of his fellow Republicans.
US May Lift Protections for Yellowstone, Glacier Grizzlies
Grizzlies were wiped out in most of the U.S. during last century.
In the West, Pressure to Account for Water Lost to Evaporation
Hydrologists, state officials and other western water experts say the 10% evaporation loss can no longer be ignored.
Wyoming Weighs Changing Payment System for Surplus Solar
The bill's opponents include Claire Deuter with the Powder River Basin Resource Council.
Official: 7 Killed in California Community; Suspect Arrested
Officials say a suspect is in custody.
Warning About Aquifer’s Decline Sets Up Big Fight in Kansas
The warning has farmers, ranchers and powerful agriculture interests preparing to fight moves that they see as stripping them of control over water.
Police: 6-year-old shoots teacher in Virginia classroom
Police say this was not an accident; the student brought a handgun to school and shot the teacher in the abdomen and the hand, per ABC News.
Montana Man Gets Nearly 4 Years for Role in US Capitol Riot
Jerod Hughes' brother, Joshua, was sentenced in November to just over three years in prison.