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    6 hrs ago | Planet Jackson Hole

    By now the historic news has swept across Wyoming and made headlines around the world: this week same-sex couples here can legally marry their significant others. Unsurprisingly, the court ruling is less contentious in Jackson Hole than the rest of Wyoming.

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  2. Former U.S. Sen. Alan Simpson (R). Photo: Ruffin Prevost/WyoFile.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Planet Jackson Hole

    WyoFile's Gregory Nickerson sat down with former U.S. Sen. Alan Simpson on the eve of the ruling that would allow same-sex marriage in Wyoming. WyoFile: Some advocates for same-sex marriage are saying this case should be open-and-shut.

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  3. Wyoming becomes latest US state to legalize gay marriage after Supreme Court decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | 680News

    In this Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 file photo, Dirk Andrews, left, and Travis Gray of Casper apply for a marriage license at the Natrona County Clerk's office in Casper, Wyo. Same-sex couples will have to wait until Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 before they can get married in Wyoming.

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  4. Wyoming Coalition for the Homeless to Recover After Financial StruggleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KGWN

    The Wyoming Coalition for the Homeless has major obstacles to overcome. Rachel Bennett, Director of the Coalition for Homeless says, "We are disappointed.

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  5. Wyoming gay couples get marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    Paula McDaniel and Donna West pose with their American and rainbow flags on their front porch on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Casper, Wyo. West brought out the rainbow flag after hearing the news that Wyoming's ban on gay marriage has been struck down.

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  6. Same Sex Couples Wed In Laramie CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KGWN

    ... "It's here, it's amazing. I don't know if i can find the right words to describe today," said Jeran Artery from Wyoming Equality. Jennifer Mumaugh and AJ McDonald were the first same-sex couple to file in Laramie County Tuesday. "It's just so ...

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    14 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... Audette Fulbright and Kevin Mumaugh witness their wedding outside the Laramie County Courthouse. CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Wyoming has become the latest state to allow same-sex unions, bringing the wave of legalizations to a place where the 1998 beating ...

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  8. Chris Weidner: Boulder climber and Yosemite luminary Sibylle Hechtel returns to El CapitanRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    ... as a member of the U.S.-Soviet Mountaineering Exchange. The following year, she attempted Mount Everest with the Wyoming Centennial Everest Expedition. She married, then had a child in 1990. "I was always going to do El Cap again," she explained, ...

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  9. Wyoming becomes latest to legalize gay marriage, joining wave Supreme Court decision startedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Times-Herald

    Wyoming has become the latest state to allow gay marriage, bringing the national wave of expanded rights for same-sex couples to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard still influences national perceptions. State lawyers filed a legal notice Tuesday morning that said they won't defend a recently overturned Wyoming law that defined marriage as a union between one man and one woman, meaning county clerks can begin to issue marriage licenses to gay couples and the state will recognize same-sex unions performed legally elsewhere. 10 comments

  10. Wyoming Attorney General: Appeal Pointless, Marriage Equality Starts TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    U.S. District Judge Scott Skavdahl struck down Wyoming's ban on same-sex marriage last week, finding the ban unconstitutional. He stayed his decision until next Thursday, unless the parties involved indicated they would not carry the issue further.

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  11. Wyoming becomes latest to legalize gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Travis Gray, right, and Dirk Andrews of Casper ask for a marriage license Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at the Natrona County Clerk's office in Casper. Andrews and Gray were the first same-sex couple to apply for a marriage license in Natrona County after U.S. District Judge Scott W. Skavdahl on Friday struck down a state law banning gay marriage in Wyoming.

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  12. Northwestern University revisits 'Laramie Project' eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Glenview Announcements

    In 1998, college student Matthew Shepard was kidnapped and murdered because he was gay. Moises Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project conducted hundreds of interviews of residents of the Wyoming town where that atrocity occurred to create the 2000 play, "The Laramie Project."

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  13. Arapahoe couple is first to apply for same-sex marriage license in Fremont CountyRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | County 10 News

    At 10 a.m. today, Oct. 21, same-sex marriage became officially legal in Wyoming. About 30 minutes later, the first couple couple in Fremont County arrived at the Courthouse to apply for a license.

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  14. Gay Couples Begin Exchanging Vows In WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | On Top Magazine

    Clerks began issuing the licenses shortly after Attorney General Peter Michael filed a notice in U.S. District Court stating that the state will not appeal a judge's order striking down the ban. On Friday, U.S. District Judge Scott W. Skavdahl handed down his ruling, which he temporarily stayed until Thursday, October 23 or until defendants file notice that they will not appeal.

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  15. Riverton helicopter aids in Park County medical evacuationRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | County 10 News

    On Monday, October 20, 2014 an elderly hunter from Midwest, Wyoming was airlifted from the Piney Pass area of the Shoshone National Forest between Picket Creek and Piney Creek approximately 30 miles west of Meeteetse. Karen Ellen Schutte, age 71 was hunting with an outfitter out of Casper when she fell from her horse fracturing her hip.

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  16. Wife of ex-Vikings player finishes work releaseRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Wyoming has become the latest state to allow same-sex unions, bringing the wave of gay rights to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard continues to influence national perceptions. Investigators in two states are reviewing unsolved murders and missing person reports after the arrest of an Indiana man who police say confessed to killing seven women and hinted at more victims over a 20-year span.

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    19 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

    Paula McDaniel and Donna West pose with their American and rainbow flags on their front porch on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Casper, Wyo. West brought out the rainbow flag after hearing the news that Wyoming's ban on gay marriage has been struck down.

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  18. Photo of the Day: Sunset in RivertonRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | County 10 News

    There have been some dramatic sunsets in the county over the past several weeks, and this one was captured by Kassidy Bowman from Central Wyoming College.

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  19. RHS Marching Band rated "Superior" with four caption awards at StateRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | County 10 News

    The Riverton High School Marching Wolverine Band received a Superior rating, the top award, at the Wyoming State Marching Band Festival this past weekend in Casper. The Wolverine's state marching band show was titled: The Music of Stevie Wonder.

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  20. Diamonds in the Dirt: Curt Gowdy State Park, Wyoming - Lydia Tanner's Ramblings From the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bike Magazine

    ... screaming my name. I didn't haul too far to start; Curt Gowdy State Park , part of the IMBA Epics program, may be in Wyoming, but it's a just a two-hour drive North of Boulder. The park is technically on the Front Range, which people generally ...

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