Laramie, WY – An exploding pipe has killed a worker at a drilling rig outside Pinedale. The Sublette County Sheriff's Office says the accident Wednesday afternoon killed 42-year-old Kyle Rooke, of Driggs, Idaho. Rooke died before emergency crews arrived. Sheriff's officials say Rooke was severely burned. Sheriff's and Wyoming state workers' safety officials are investigating.
Laramie, Wy – A committee of the Wyoming House of Representatives plans to hold a hearing next week on a complaint from a former state representative and other residents of House District 45 who are contesting the election of Republican Matt Greene. Greene defeated former State Rep. Seth Carson, D-Laramie, in November. Carson claims Greene didn't live in the district for a full year before the vote, as required under the Wyoming Constitution. Greene returned this summer from a yearlong deployment to