SAN FRANCISCO — Wyoming Gov. Dave Freudenthal this week proposed a 10% cut in spending in the upcoming biennium, as the least populous U.S. state adjusts to lower natural gas prices.

Under Freudenthal’s plan, general fund spending would decline to $3 billion in the 2011-12 biennium that begins July 1 from $3.3 billion in the 2009-10 biennium.

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