LARAMIE, wyo – The results of a series of focus groups in Laramie County show that cost is the biggest problem when it comes to receiving and providing local child care. Parents also say they saw a lack of child care options and noted the challenges of communication between parents and child care providers as significant obstacles. United Way of Laramie County funded the focus groups. Rod Hottle is the organization's program coordinator.
Wyoming – Experts say the recent midterm elections could have a significant impact on Wyoming despite the state's Congressional delegation remaining exactly the same. Manuel Quinones explains from Washington.
Wyoming – The University of Wyoming's Department of Economics and Finance continues to be recognized as one of the best in the country. One of the professors in the Department, Ed Barbier, focuses on the economics of the environment and resources. Barbier has written a new book called "Scarcity and Frontiers: How Economies Have Evolved Through Natural Resource Exploitation." The book is primarily a historical analysis of that topic. Ed Barbier joins Renny MacKay to talk about the book