Agreement with the EPA would resolve claims the fertilizer company violated waste and community-protection laws. Simplot would change operations, monitor groundwater and devise a $126-million closure plan.
With summer reaching its apex, wildflower blooms are migrating to the high country.
What began as a show of solidarity for protests over the death of George Floyd took on a life of its own — resulting in tense showdowns with armed counter-protesters, arrests and steps toward reform.
Ten people arrested or cited in Laramie during peaceful protests calling for police reform and supporting Black Lives Matter are asking for their citations to be dismissed.
The question regarding tribal boundaries that was at the center of a recent U.S. Supreme Court case in Oklahoma has already been answered for the Wind River Reservation, lawyers say.