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Cheyenne, WY (AP) - YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Visitors will be able to travel through the east, west and north entrances to Yellowstone National Park tomorrow. Park officials say Old Faithful, the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Norris Geyser Basin and Fishing Bridge will be open. Entrances to Grant Village, West Thumb Junction and Craig Pass to Old Faithful are set to open May 9 if weather cooperates.

LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — State wildlife officials are warning people to stay away from areas where grizzly bears are being captured for studies. All areas where trapping is being conducted will have warning signs. The studies are part of an effort to monitor grizzly bears in the greater Yellowstone area through this fall.

SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) — Decker Coal Mine has restored more than half of the jobs cut during layoffs last year. General Manager Stephen Ketcham says the mine cut 59 workers, and of those, 32 have been hired back. The Sheridan Press reports the other 27 were offered their jobs back but they chose to take work elsewhere.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Jury selection resumes today in the Wyoming first-degree murder trial of an elderly Missouri woman accused of killing her husband nearly 40 years ago. A family emergency involving a defense attorney prompted a judge to suspend jury selection yesterday in the trial of 75-year-old Alice Uden.

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