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BC-WY--Wyoming News Digest, WY

May 11, 2019

Wyoming at 4:30 p.m.

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IN BRIEF:

MEDICINE BOW RAIL TRAIL _ Volunteers are clearing dead trees and repairing fences along a former railroad right of way that’s been converted to a trail in southern Wyoming.

ALBANY COUNTY COURTHOUSE RENOVATION _ The Albany County commissioners have signed off on a $1.6 million deal to renovate the north entry of the courthouse.

RANCHING WITH GRIZZLIES

LIVINGSTON, Mont. — When Malou Anderson-Ramirez, 37, was a child, her family rarely saw grizzly bears around their ranch, the Anderson Ranch, in the upper Tom Miner Basin. These days, caravans of tourists truck daily up the basin’s dirt roads because, at certain times of year, the place offers the closest thing there is to a guarantee of seeing a Yellowstone grizzly in the wild. By Joseph Bullington, Livingston Enterprise. SENT: 1090 words, photo. An AP Member Exchange.

SPORTS:

BBN--PADRES-ROCKIES

DENVER _ Rockies right-hander Jon Gray will make his eighth start of the season Saturday night against San Diego. The Padres will throw lefty Joey Lucchesi. By Michael Kelly. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts at 6:10 p.m. MT.

BKN-WARRIORS ADVANCE

HOUSTON — The Golden State Warriors still have plenty of work to do if they hope to win their third straight championship. But after fending off the Houston Rockets on Friday night without leading playoff scorer Kevin Durant to advance to the Western Conference finals, they did take a moment to celebrate the accomplishment. By Kristie Rieken. SENT: 725 words, photos.

BKN-TIPOFF

The best two words in sports: Game 7. There’s two of them as the NBA’s second round comes to an end on Sunday: Portland at Denver, and Philadelphia at Toronto. The Portland-Denver winner faces Golden State on Tuesday, the Philly-Toronto winner plays Milwaukee on Wednesday. By Basketball Writer Tim Reynolds. UPCOMING: 900 words, photos by 6 p.m. MT.

SOC--Real Salt Lake-Colorado Rapids

COMMERCE CITY _ Real Salt Lake plays the Colorado Rapids. Game starts at 7 p.m. MT.

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