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Wyoming AG declares electronic “skill games” illegal gambling  Wyoming Tribune

CHEYENNE – Attorney General Peter Michael declared some video “skill games” illegal under Wyoming gambling laws Tuesday.

Wyoming Attorney General Declares 'Skill Games' Illegal Gambling  K2 Radio

Wyoming Attorney General Peter Michael has declared so-called "skill games" found in some establishments across the state to be illegal gambling devices.

$3.3 million winning lottery ticket sold at Ridley's in Casper  Casper Star-Tribune Online

CHEYENNE (AP) — A lucky person is $3.3 million richer after winning the biggest jackpot in the history of Wyoming Lottery's Cowboy Draw game.

Casper police chief to hold open public meeting regarding gambling machines  Oil City News

Casper police chief Keith McPheeters will attend an informal, open-forum meeting next week regarding illegal gambling machines. According to a press release ...

Wyoming AG declares electronic “skill” games illegal under gambling laws  Laramie Boomerang

CHEYENNE — Attorney General Peter Michael declared some video “skill games” illegal under Wyoming gambling laws Tuesday.

K2 Radio News: Flash Briefing For December 12th, 2018 - Morning  K2 Radio


Sports Gambling in Wyoming  KCWY 13 Where News Comes First

The U.S. Supreme Court legalizes sports gambling across the country.

Worst gambling bad beats of the week from college football and the NFL, including Air Force-Wyoming and Bears-Vikings  ESPN

Chaos in the Mountain West and a late point surge in the Vikings-Bears game on Sunday night were among this weekend's worst sports-betting bad beats.

Around the region  Gillette News Record

Rawlins Elementary locked down after student brings gun.

Wyoming Valley Levee trail repair project complete - News  Citizens Voice

A months-long project to repair the maintenance road atop the Wyoming Valley Levee is now complete, according to the Luzerne County Flood Protection ...

Couple Finds $1.8 Million Lottery Ticket While Cleaning House Before Thanksgiving  Wyoming Public Media

It might be too late for readers who are already stuffing their faces with turkey. But for those who are still tidying up the house in anticipation of.

The State AG Report Weekly Update December 2018 #2 | Cozen O'Connor  JD Supra

Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection- Kathy Kraninger Confirmed by Senate as Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection- The U.S. Senate ...

Two plead not guilty to stealing thousands of dollars in Box Elder video lottery scam  Rapid City Journal

Two members of an alleged video lottery scam pleaded not guilty Thursday to altering tickets to steal thousands of dollars from a Box Elder convenience store for ...

Letter: Lottery should support mental health first-aid  Uinta County Herald

Editor: I grew up in Uinta County School District No. 1, as many of you have. And I vividly remember many things about my time there — some good, some I wish ...

The State AG Report Weekly Update December 13, 2018  Lexology

The U.S. Senate has confirmed Kathy Kraninger as Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (“BCFP”). Director Kraninger, who previously…

Worland Area News 12-10-18  mybighornbasin

An audio version of this news is available here. The Greybull Shopko store will be closing at the end of February. That's according to an announcement made by ...

Laramie Police Plan "Skill Games" Removal Following AG's Ruling  laramielive.com

In response to the recent ruling on electronic skill games in the state, Laramie Police say they will be attempting to bring local businesses up to code soon.

Champion Hoop Dancer Speaks At Violence Awareness Conference  Wyoming Public Media

Two-time world champion hoop dancer Jasmine Bell spoke and performed at a conference on domestic violence and sexual assault in Riverton last week.

WY Lottery  Hastings Tribune

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — These Wyoming lotteries were drawn Friday:

Around Wyoming  Gillette News Record

Lions Club's turkey shoot is Saturday. A Gillette Lions Club will host its sixth annual Turkey Shoot from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Gillette Gun Club off ...

At $1.6 Billion, Mega Millions Jackpot Becomes Largest In Lottery History  Wyoming Public Media

Anticipation is growing along with the zeros in the Mega Millions lottery winnings. The prize hit $1.6 billion after no one won the jackpot in a drawing on.

K2 Radio News: Flash Briefing For December 8th, 2018 – Evening  K2 Radio

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A lucky person is $3.3 million richer after winning the biggest jackpot in the history of Wyoming Lottery's Cowboy Draw game.

WyoLotto Cowboy Draw at an All-Time High  KGWN

The Wyoming Lottery game Cowboy Draw is at an all-time high currently and with no winner today, the number has gone up to 2.26 million dollars.

Utahns are flooding into Idaho and Wyoming as Mega Millions jackpot hits $1 billion  Salt Lake Tribune

As the Mega Millions jackpot has soared to an estimated $1 billion — the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. lottery history — Utahns hurried across state lines ...

The Future of Sports Betting in Wyoming  KCWY 13 Where News Comes First

A major decision by the U.S. Supreme Court Monday calling a 1992 law unconstitutional and making sports betting legal. States will regulate the change and ...

Office Real Estate Is A Game Of Chance For New House Members  Wyoming Public Media

In a small room in one of the U.S. House office buildings on Friday, newly-elected members of Congress, along with their staff and press, were squished.

Area Sports Menu for Saturday, November 24  The Spokesman-Review

College men: Nonconference: Whitworth vs. Texas-Dallas at Trinity (Texas), 1 p.m.; Delaware State at Washington State, 7:30. Vandal Holiday Hoops ...

Jane Goodall Joins Wyoming Protestors in Buying Up Grizzly Hunt Tickets  National Geographic

Jane Goodall is a global icon, perhaps the most admired living environmentalist and legendary for her research with chimpanzees. Cynthia Moss is famous for ...

From our early files - News  The Wyoming County Examiner

20 Years Ago (1998). Eight candidates were interviewed to fill the spot vacated by Don Sherwood as he heads to Congress. They are Nick Aiello, Veto Barziloski ...

Wyoming Lottery transfers $1.4 million to local governments  KGWN

The Wyoming Lottery has transferred $1.4 million in profits to the state Treasurer's Office for distribution to local cities, towns and counties.

Mega Millions drawing: What time is it, how can I watch it live; what is the deadline to buy tickets?  Atlanta Journal Constitution

On Tuesday night, the drawing for the largest single U.S. lottery jackpot will be held giving someone the chance to win $1.6 billion. >> Mega Millions: How much ...

Winning Wyoming Lottery Ticket Remains Unclaimed | Wyoming News  U.S. News & World Report

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A $1.1 million winning Wyoming Lottery ticket remains unclaimed a week after the drawing.

Why These Grizzly-Loving Women Entered a Lottery to Hunt Grizzlies  Atlas Obscura

On the morning of Thursday, July 26, around 7,000 people logged in to the website of the Wyoming Game & Fish Department, their fingers crossed. All had ...

Local briefs 12-8-18 | Local  Wyoming Tribune

CHEYENNE. Singer Chris Janson to perform Feb. 7 at Cheyenne Civic Center. Country singer Chris Janson will perform at the Cheyenne Civic Center at 7:30 ...

Per capita lottery spending has doubled since 1995  The Washington Post

The Mega Millions jackpot has hit “uncharted territory” with a grand prize of $1.6 billion up for grabs at Tuesday's drawing. There's a simple explanation for this: ...

Bruin Lottery: Photographer Tom Mangelsen Scores A Wyoming Grizzly Tag  Mountain Journal

If you don't yet grasp the trickster irony, then you don't know the famed American wildlife photographer who makes his home in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. One of ...

Lottery in Utah: Could it ever happen? Should it?  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) — While there's no lottery here in our state, it hasn't stopped many Utahns from heading to Idaho and Wyoming to get their tickets. With some of the ...

Winner Claims Powerball Ticket Worth $2 Million Sold in Mills  K2 Radio

A winning Powerball ticket worth $2 million was sold at the Maverik convenience store in Mills back in May, and has finally been claimed by the winner.

Wyoming Lottery defends expenses, says it has cut marketing costs by more than half  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Wyoming Lottery Corporation is defending itself against charges that it is not sending enough money to the state and is spending excessively on expenses ...

$2 milion lottery prize purchased in Mills has yet to be claimed  Casper Star-Tribune Online

WyoLotto officials are still searching for the recent winner of a $2 million lottery prize bought from a Mills gas station.

Barron: Wyoming 'free range' state on gaming control  Casper Star-Tribune Online

CHEYENNE — “When it comes to gaming, Wyoming is not the most progressive state.”

Non-hunters take aim at grizzly lottery | Local  Jackson Hole News&Guide

A number of Jackson Hole animal lovers are trying to rally like-minded folks to apply for grizzly bear hunting tags with no intention of shooting the big bruins.

Wyoming Lottery's expenses come under scrutiny amid funding crunch for local governments  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A jackalope mascot named Yolo reaches out to grab a star. “Just maybe,” the tagline reads. The Wyoming Lottery's yellow and azure-blue color scheme can be ...

$2 million lottery ticket sold at gas station in Mills  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Someone just became a millionaire and they might not even know it.

Wyoming Lottery Shares Profits With Cities, Towns, Counties  U.S. News & World Report

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Lottery has provided nearly $1.5 million in profits for distribution to state cities, towns and counties.

How Much Of The $900 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Would You Keep If You Won?  Refinery29

Update: The jackpot for Mega Millions has increased from $900 million to $1.6 billion after the last drawing on October 19 did not produce a winner. The next ...

NCAA College Football Odds and Picks: The Gamble-Tron, Bowl Edition Part I  CougCenter

Welcome back. During our inaugural edition of the 2018 Gamble-Tron, we called the premier of college football the most wonderful time of the year. We still ...

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Travel Tuesday: The Best Travel Sales And Deals  Forbes

That time is here — Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Travel Deal Tuesday — when you'll get the best bargains on travel.Getty. It's that time of the year: when ...

2 Years After Standing Rock Protests, Tensions Remain But Oil Business Booms  Wyoming Public Media

Two years ago in North Dakota, after months of protest by thousands of indigenous and environmental activists, pipeline opponents celebrated when the ...

Non-Hunters Plan To Boycott Grizzly Bear Hunting Lottery  Wyoming Public Media

Some wildlife activists see the grizzly bear hunting lottery as an opportunity to have a voice in Wyoming's wildlife management. Opponents of this coming.

Would Wyoming Benefit From Legalized Sports Betting? [VIDEO]  KOWB

On May 14 the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a 1992 law that effectively banned sports gambling outside of the state of Nevada.

Gambling - Ranking every US state by its current position in legalizing sports betting  ESPN

The Supreme Court ruled in New Jersey, opening the doors for states to introduce legislation for legalized sports betting. Ryan Rodenberg checks in on where ...

$2 Million Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in Casper | Wyoming News | US News  U.S. News & World Report

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Someone in Wyoming is $2 million richer.

WyoLotto transfers $1001963 to State Treasurer's Office  KGWN

The WyoLotto has transferred $1001963 to the State Treasurer's Office, where the funds will be distributed to Wyoming cities, towns and counties. To date, the ...

Pac-12 predictions and odds: Wyoming is a trendy pick to upset WSU  CougCenter

The Washington State Cougars travel to Laramie to take on the Wyoming Cowboys in a game that WSU fans have long anticipated would be difficult for the ...

Two Million Dollar Winning Lottery Ticket Sold In Mills  K2 Radio

If you bought a Powerball ticket in Mills, you'll probably want to check the numbers. WyoLotto officials announced a Powerball ticket worth a cool two million ...

Why Jane Goodall Wants A Permit To Hunt Grizzly Bears In Wyoming  Patch.com

Jane Goodall, Others Game Wyoming Grizzly Lottery - Across Wyoming, WY - Chimpanzee researcher Jane Goodall and elephant conservationist Cynthia Moss ...

25 Places Around The US That Nobody Recognizes Today  TheTravel

Chances are, if you're reading this article, you've visited several destinations in the United States and are searching for new trip options. Despite some places ...

How to Save (or Not) a Grizzly Bear from Hunters  Outside

When it comes to protecting the grizzlies, how effective are protests like singing up for a hunting tag with no intention of using it?

Wyoming at New Mexico State Betting Preview: Picks for Spread, Total  Sports Illustrated

Star safety Andrew Wingard leads Wyoming against New Mexico State, where the Cowboys will be four-point favorites against the Aggies. Should you back ...

A wildlife photographer won a permit to shoot grizzlies. Here’s what he’s doing with it.  The Washington Post

The largest grizzly hunt in the Lower 48 in more than 40 years is set to open next month in Wyoming, and more than 7,000 people applied for a chance to kill one ...

City Councilman wants to bring a casino to Casper  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Could Casper be the next Vegas? Residents who have been attending or watching City Council meetings in recent months may have noticed that one local ...

$1M Mega Millions ticket sold in Detroit  WXYZ Detroit

Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot was the fifth-largest in the history of the lottery, worth $522 million.

Lottery payment to state down, salaries up  WyoFile

On the heels of bonuses and pay raises, the Lottery Corporation transferred much less revenue to the state in July than past quarters.

Time to buy that Cowboy Draw ticket  KGWN

WyoLottoTM would like to announce that the Cowboy DrawⓇ jackpot is up to $2.5 million. This is the highest jackpot amount in the history of Wyoming's Game.

Have tag, ready to shoot (with a camera). Mangelsen wins lottery.  Jackson Hole News&Guide

Nationally renowned wildlife photographer Tom Mangelsen won the lottery. The grizzly hunt lottery, that is.

Up to 22 once-protected grizzly bears can be hunted this fall  USA TODAY

About 7000 people applied in the first hunt of the bear since it was protected under the Endangered Species Act in 1975.

Cheyenne Woman Wins $964,000 In Wyoming Lottery [VIDEO]  Kgab

Katrina Vosler of Cheyenne was announced on Monday as the winner of the Cowboy Draw jackpot in the Wyoming lottery. Vosler won $964,486. Vosler owns a ...

The Best Places in the US to Win the Lottery  Real Simple

If you bought a lottery ticket for the Mega Millions drawing tonight and beat the odds to win, you're not going to become a billionaire. Here's what.

Funds Help Northern Arapaho Move Forward On Two Major Projects  Wyoming Public Media

The nonprofit MoFi helps leverage new market tax credits to fund rural community projects in low-income areas around the Rocky Mountain region, and now.

Gambling recap - Sportsbooks clean up as Khabib, Buffalo Bills win and Los Angeles Rams don't cover the spread  ESPN

If you bet six figures on the Titans and New York Giants winning, it was a rough weekend. Here are the biggest bets on a losing weekend for the public.

Barron: Another try for state gaming commission  Casper Star-Tribune Online

CHEYENNE — Wyoming gamblers needn't expect any big changes in gaming laws next year as the Legislature makes another stab at setting up a state gaming ...

Casper Man Is 'Lucky For Life' In Wyoming Lottery  K2 Radio

A Casper man is now "Lucky For LifeⓇ" after winning $25,000 a year in the WyoLotto game. Lottery officials say the winning ticket was purchased at the Maverik ...

Going on a bear hunt: the animal activists signing up to 'shoot' grizzlies  The Guardian

Activist group Shoot'em with a Camera seeks to infiltrate a bear hunt by acquiring licenses they don't intend to use.

Your state-by-state guide to sports betting in light of Supreme Court ruling  USA TODAY

While the U.S. Supreme Court in May opened the door for sports betting to become legal, it may be at least a year before that occurs in most states.

A guerilla campaign to save grizzly bears in Wyoming is underway  Boing Boing

Renowned environmentalist and chimpanzee buddy Jane Goodall has her fingers crossed: she's entered the lottery to win the right to kill a grizzly bear in the ...

Lander LIVE Concert Series Brings Big Names to Wyoming  SweetwaterNOW.com

A packed lineup is scheduled for the Lander LIVE 2018 season, which kicks off in July in downtown Lander. Presented by Fremont Toyota and the Shoshone ...

WyoLotto's Cowboy Draw Jackpot Tops $1.6 Million  K2 Radio

That's a lot of cash. WyoLotto's Cowboy Draw game now has the second highest jackpot in the history of the game, at more than $1.6 million up for grabs for ...

Hold'em with Holloway, Vol. 78: Wyoming Poker Action & Wild South Dakota Hand  PokerNews.com

Hold'em with Holloway, Vol. 78: Chad Holloway highlights Kobey Simpson's win in the 2018 Wyoming State Poker Championship.

Wyoming sets hunt for 2 dozen grizzlies | Environmental  Jackson Hole News&Guide

The first Wyoming grizzly bear hunt in over four decades will target 24 animals if commissioners who oversee the state's wildlife sign off on a proposal released ...

Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines.  NBCNews.com

Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.

Luckiest states for Powerball, Mega Millions lottery jackpots, ranked  NJ.com

The Powerball and Mega Millions lottery games have grown and expanded through the years to include more states. Here's a state-by-state ranking of the most ...

Casino Night to bankroll scholarships | Events  Jackson Hole News&Guide

It was a big leap for Jackson Tisi to leave Jackson to pursue his dream of becoming a filmmaker. The cost of attending school in a big city coupled with.

When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US  SB Nation

The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...

Powerball Winner Collects Prize, Could Still Lose Anonymity  Wyoming Public Media

The New Hampshire woman who wanted to keep her identity private but still claim her Powerball prize of nearly $560 million did retrieve her winnings.

Yellowstone announces lottery for 2018-2019 Non-commercially Guided Snowmobile Access Program  Oil City

Beginning Wednesday, August 1, people may apply to the 2018-2019 winter lottery for permits to snowmobile in Yellowstone without a commercial guide.

Record Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs Tuesday night  The Denver Post

With Mega Millions boasting its largest jackpot ever, even the most skeptical lottery players are buying in.

Utahns cross border for chance at Mega Millions Jackpot  ABC 4

BEAVER DAM, Ariz. (News4Utah) - With a massive Mega Millions jackpot at stake, everybody knows in Utah, there's no lottery, no gambling allowed in the ...

Women subverting Wyoming grizzly hunt  Great Falls Tribune

Jane Goodall among those seeking to put hunting tags in the hands of people who won't use them.

Powerball results for 05/05/18; jackpot worth $214M  MLive.com

The Powerball Numbers (white) for May 5: 14-29-36-57-61. The Red Powerball Power Number: 17. The Power Play Number: 4.( Courtesy Michigan State Lottery ).

Return Of The Grizzly Hunt: Why One Wyoming Outfitter Volunteered To Take Liberal Media's Fire  Forbes Now

This summer, the grizzly bear hunt returns to Wyoming. Here's what that means to one outfitter.

Are Western States Lagging on Sports Betting? Mountain States  SportsHandle.com

Though East Coast states have been quick to legalize sports betting, the western states seem to be slower to take action.

$1.15 Million Cowboy Draw ticket sold in Cheyenne  KGWN

A winning Cowboy Ticket was sold in Cheyenne for Monday's Million Dollar drawing.

When Do People Start Caring About the Lottery?  ValuePenguin

Millions of lottery tickets are purchased every month by American hopefuls waiting for that golden ticket to finally cross their path. For players, a $2 ticket can be a ...

Expanded Hunt Could Hurt Wolf Watching Industry  Wyoming Public Media

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has expanded the number of wolves that can be killed this year in the area around the national parks to 58. That's 14.

Hotel History: How gambling and grit built the Wort  Buckrail

JACKSON, WY—It started as a dream: a luxury hotel in a once-small Jackson, Wyoming. Charles J. Wort and his wife Luella carried the dream to Jackson Hole ...

Court rules coyote hunting competition is not gambling  Gillette News Record

GREEN RIVER -- Sweetwater County 3rd District Court Judge Richard Lavery recently split his ruling in the case of a local coyote hunting competition but overall ...

This month at Shoshone Rose Casino and Hotel  Buckrail

Here's a look at what's happening at Shoshone Rose Casino this May: Special Events. American Indian Heritage Day: May 4th. We will be celebrating American ...

Lottery Approaches for Non-Guided Yellowstone Snowmobile Permits  K2 Radio

Starting next week, people can apply for permits to snowmobile in Yellowstone National Park without a commercial guide this winter. The 2018-2019 lottery ...

Supreme Court sports betting decision: Legal status of each state  Sports Illustrated

Find out if your state is considering legalizing sports gambling in the wake of a Supreme Court decision overturning a federal ban on betting.


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