A Laramie County judge threw out the drug trafficking charges Thursday, finding prosecutors lacked probable cause the farmers and hemp advocates intended to grow and distribute marijuana.
WyoFile’s weekly review tracks cases and connects the throughlines of COVID-19-related developments.
Up near the Continental Divide, cowboys call Zach Turnbull when they find dead stock. It’s his job, through all the guts and gore, to determine if an animal was killed by wildlife and is thus eligible for damage compensation from the state.
An end-of-the-year use-it-or-lose-it deadline looms as the state has spent little more than 10% of its allocated federal funding.
In part three of series, WyoFile looks at Wyoming’s new approach to investing, and compares it to a state that is taking a much different tack.
Freelancers and gig workers are struggling to claim benefits, but Wyoming’s Department of Workforce Services is handling the wave of job losses better than many other states, it says.