Willow Belden http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en WPM News Department Captures Multiple Awards http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wpm-news-department-captures-multiple-awards-0 <p>In 2013 WPM’s award-winning news department added several more plaques to its wall of awards.&nbsp; Led by veteran news director Bob Beck, the news team brought home awards in a variety of categories:</p><p>Best News Program:&nbsp; Open Spaces “The Uranium show.”</p><p>Best Investigative Story:&nbsp; Carbon Sink</p><p>Best Writing: &nbsp;Douglas residents fear flaring</p><p>Soft Feature:&nbsp; Carp can be composted&nbsp;</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:09:51 +0000 Wyoming Public Media 53577 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org WPM News Department Captures Multiple Awards Elephants in South Africa http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/elephants-south-africa <p>The idea for this story came about when I was reporting on efforts to develop a contraceptive for male coyotes. One of scientists I interviewed, a professor of zoology and physiology at the University of Wyoming, mentioned that wildlife managers in many game reserves in South Africa are using birth control to manage burgeoning elephant populations.</p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 22:44:25 +0000 Willow Belden 41989 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Elephants in South Africa