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ELECTION 2018-OUTDOOR RETAILERS
DENVER — An outdoor industry retailers group says its first venture into electoral politics was a success. The political director of the Outdoor Industry Association, Alex Boian (BOY’-an), said Thursday the group endorsed 23 candidates for the U.S. Senate, the U.S. House or governor in the mid-term elections, and 20 won. By Dan Elliott. SENT: 130 words. Will be updated.
ELECTION 2018-WYOMING INDEPENDENT — The Wyoming Legislature will seat one independent representative in the next session. Jim Roscoe defeated incumbent Republican Marti Halvorson in the House District 22 race on Tuesday to become Wyoming’s second independent state legislator and the first independent representative in 40 years.
LARAMIE — There’s some irony to what Cooper Rothe is doing. Growing up in Longmont, Colorado, Rothe never thought he’d be a kicker. In fact, he rarely passed up the opportunity to rib those who seemed to have the simplest task in football. By Davis Potter, Casper Star-Tribune. SENT: 730 words.
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