Drilling ban, lease moratorium on federal lands would cause 'significant fiscal and economic losses' for western states, Wyoming study finds

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Restricting oil and gas development on federal lands in eight western states would prove costly, according to a new study released Tuesday by the state of Wyoming.

University of Wyoming cowgirls complete season sweep; cowboys second in final rodeo

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A perfect fall season turned in by the University of Wyoming women's rodeo team solidified the Cowgirls as the team to beat when the spring schedule rolls around next March.

The Cowgirls went 4 for 4 in the fall season with a second straight dominating performance to end competition in the Central Rocky Mountain Region (CRMR) last weekend. Meanwhile, the men's team, despite finishing second, widened its overall regional lead after the completion of the fall schedule at Lamar Community College's (LCC) home rodeo.