WPR News
8:46 am
Wed November 10, 2010

Veterans' ceremony planned at cemetery

WPR News
8:09 pm
Tue November 9, 2010

EPA issues subpoena to Halliburton on gas drilling

WASHINGTON – Energy giant Halliburton says it's disappointed by the Obama administration's decision to subpoena the company for a description of the chemicals it uses in hydraulic fracturing or "fracking".

The fracking process releases oil and natural gas from rock formations when crews inject vast quantities of water, sand and chemicals underground.

Halliburton is the only one of nine major energy companies that refused the Environmental Protection Agency's request to reveal the chemical mix used in the practice, also known as

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WPR News
6:01 pm
Tue November 9, 2010

Legislators Prepare To Redraw Districts

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5:59 pm
Tue November 9, 2010

More Bighorn Sheep Contract Pneumonia

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WPR News
10:57 am
Tue November 9, 2010

Bridger-Teton NF snowmobile permits available

Jackson, Wyo. – The Bridger-Teton National Forest is selling snowmobile permits for 2011.

The permits are available at the ranger stations in Kemmerer, Big Piney, Greys River, Pinedale and Buffalo. They're also available at the Interagency Visitor Center in Jackson.

Permits cost $25 for both resident and nonresident permits. Buyers also have the option of donating $1 to Wyoming Search and Rescue.

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WPR News
6:51 pm
Mon November 8, 2010

Job and payroll numbers show stabilization

Laramie, WY – First quarter job losses in Wyoming were smaller than the state's previous two quarters. A report from the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning says this trend may suggest that the state's economy is beginning to stabilize.

The senior economist with the Department of Employment, David Bullard, says job losses began in Wyoming in early 2009. By October of last year, they had peaked.

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WPR News
6:45 pm
Mon November 8, 2010

October is record month for Yellowstone

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