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"W e're not talking about transferring of titles. This is the contemplation of Congress turning over the management. So we're not talking about this study saying, 'How do we own the lands of the state?' because I think that's a tough sell. I think even though legally we've got grounds to do it, Congress isn't just going to just give them back to them back to us. I understand that."

Wyoming state Sen. Eli Bebout, R-Riverton, about changes made to Senate File 56, which would commission a $100,000 study of state management of federal lands.
- Casper Star-Tribune

On The Bookshelf
Barbara Theroux reviews S.M. Hulse's "Black River"


Mountain West Perspectives
Montana's two-year colleges revamp education to meet changing workplace demands


Mountain West Voices
Hear weekly stories from the Rocky Mountain West as gathered by Clay Scott

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