Lawmakers seek “beneficial use” label for drought mitigation, security against downstream demands.
Wyoming wants to modify the Fontenelle Reservoir dam to claim more Colorado River Basin water, but it could face a fight from those downstream.
Report shows federal program killed 20,604 animals in Wyoming in 2017.
Cattle prices slide on China tariff news, continuing four-year farm decline.
Legislation allows Carlile residents to tap into the Gillette-Madison water project, which some suspect of causing disruptions.