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Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. MST

By The Associated Press | Posted - Mar. 11, 2017 at 9:41 p.m.

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Legislature has directed the University of Wyoming to look into the possibility of closing 15th Street on campus to motor vehicle traffic as a safety measure. UW would have to initiate consultations with the City of Laramie on the matter.

POWELL, Wyo. (AP) — The body of a 61-year-old Powell Tribune reporter missing since January has been found. The Park County Sheriff's Office says Gibson "Gib" Mathers, of Powell, was found on the North Fork Saturday morning.

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Sublette County third-grader Sakiusa Meador is Wyoming's new state Spelling Bee champion. Meador spelled "magnific" correctly on Saturday during the bee in Laramie.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Department of Corrections says Rick Catron has been selected the new warden of the Wyoming Women's Center in Lusk. The agency says Catron will begin the job on March 27.

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