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BC-WY--Wyoming News Digest, WY

April 5, 2019

Wyoming at 1:45 p.m.

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CHEYENNE _ Scientists have completed the most detailed map yet of one of North America’s most spectacular geologic faults with the hope of providing a better understanding of the earthquake risk at a popular vacation destination. Millions of tourists visit Jackson Hole, Wyoming, every year to sightsee, hike or ski the Teton Range, which was formed by the Teton fault. By Mead Gruver. SENT: 470 words, photo.


_ SHOSHONI-WATER SERVICE _ Officials in a central Wyoming town say they expect full water service by early next week, as service has been halted by a major water main break.

COAL MINES-DELINQUENT TAXES _ A coal-mining company and a county in northeast Wyoming have reached an agreement on paying delinquent taxes.

_ BEAR SAFETY STANDARDS _ Some Wyoming big-game outfitters and workforce safety regulators and working together to create guidelines for hunting in grizzly bear country after the fatal mauling of a hunting guide.

_ UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE FRAUD _ A Wyoming man has been convicted for underreporting his income to the state so he could continue receiving unemployment insurance benefits.



DENVER _ After a 3-4 start on the road, the Colorado Rockies play their first game at Coors Field on Friday against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Rockies will throw Tyler Anderson and the Dodgers Kenta Maeda. By Pat Graham. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos from 2:10 p.m. game.


The Portland Trail Blazers visit the Denver Nuggets. UPCOMING: 650 words from 7 p.m. game.

NBA PLAYOFF PICTURE _ A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with six days remaining in the regular season.


DENVER— Two years after the U.S. Defense Department thwarted his plans of going straight from the Air Force Academy to the NFL, Falcons all-time leading receiver Jalen Robinette is determined to turn that detour into a dream delayed, not dashed. Close to fulfilling his two-year active-duty commitment, Robinette recently competed in Ohio State’s pro day, where he caught passes from quarterback Dwayne Haskins and glances from pro scouts intrigued by the muscular 25-year-old who hasn’t played since 2016, when he led the nation with a 27.4-yard average. By Arnie Stapleton. SENT: 985 words.


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