PBS http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid To Be Featured On American Experience http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/butch-cassidy-and-sundance-kid-be-featured-american-experience <p>On Tuesday the latest PBS American Experience will explore the lives of the famous western Outlaws Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.&nbsp; Writer and Director John Maggio looks closely into their lives.</p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 23:16:33 +0000 Bob Beck 53725 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid To Be Featured On American Experience Documentary traces railroad construction, and Wyoming’s origin http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/documentary-traces-railroad-construction-and-wyoming-s-origin <p></p><p></p><p>A new documentary shows how the construction of the transcontinental railroad helped shape Wyoming into the place it is today.</p><p></p><p>Producer Tom Manning says the railroad is the reason that towns like Cheyenne, Laramie and Rock Springs exist.</p><p></p><p>“Without the transcontinental railroad going across Wyoming, of course, there would be no Wyoming,” Manning said. “You know, it was really quite a vast emptiness out there.”</p><p></p><p>The film will premiere on Wyoming PBS on Sunday, March 10<sup>th</sup> at 7 p.m.</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 16:13:19 +0000 Willow Belden 37481 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Documentary traces railroad construction, and Wyoming’s origin Local documentary about juvenile justice to air on PBS http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/local-documentary-about-juvenile-justice-air-pbs <p>A locally produced documentary on the state&rsquo;s juvenile justice system will air on Wyoming PBS this Sunday.</p><p>Marc Homer is the kid&rsquo;s count director at the Wyoming Children&rsquo;s Action Alliance, and director of the film &ldquo;Your Neighbor&#39;s Child&rdquo;. He says the film, which was originally released a year ago, is aimed at spurring change in the state. But Homer says Wyoming still has the highest rate of juvenile incarceration in the U-S.</p> Sat, 05 Nov 2011 00:52:40 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 15061 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org