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Lawsuit: 2 Wyoming mental patients dead, procedures ignored

Nov. 14, 2022 18:07 PM EST

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Two Wyoming State Hospital patients died while staff at the mental health institution failed to follow procedures in a series of choking, neglect and medication error incidents over the past four months, a lawsuit alleges. Protection & Advocacy System Inc....

Hageman wins Wyoming US House seat after ousting Cheney

Nov. 09, 2022 00:37 AM EST

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Republican Harriet Hageman has beaten a Native American activist to win Wyoming’s lone seat in the U.S. House, cementing her place as successor to ousted GOP Rep. Liz Cheney. The race between Hageman and Lynnette Grey Bull drew little attention outside...

Republican Gordon wins second term as Wyoming governor

Nov. 08, 2022 23:45 PM EST

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Republican Mark Gordon has won a second term as Wyoming’s governor, beating a little-known Democrat who has never held elected office. He defeated Theresa Livingston, a retired educator and U.S. Bureau of Land Management employee. Neither candidate...

Gordon, seeking reelection, points to Wyoming improvements

Nov. 08, 2022 07:16 AM EST

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Following a first term fraught with a double dose of crises — the COVID-19 pandemic and crash in oil prices that combined knocked the wind out of Wyoming’s economy — Republican Gov. Mark Gordon is asking voters to give him four more years. He faces a...

Hageman faces Grey Bull for US House after beating Cheney

Nov. 08, 2022 07:10 AM EST

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The race to choose Wyoming's next U.S. representative has received a lot less attention since Harriet Hageman beat Liz Cheney in the GOP primary in August. But it's still on. Hageman is now running against Native American activist Lynnette Grey Bull, who as...