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10:18 am
Mon October 25, 2010

Barrasso and Lummis are asking for stimulus dollars

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9:18 am
Mon October 25, 2010

Laramie County Commissioners expansion is on the ballot

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9:15 am
Mon October 25, 2010

Jackson endures another earthquake

Jackson, Wy – A magnitude 4.6 earthquake has hit northwest Wyoming, apparently triggering a landslide on a hiking trail, but no injuries have been reported.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit at about 11:45
a.m. Sunday. Bridger-Teton National Forest spokeswoman Mary Cernicek
says rangers are investigating reports that a landslide covered about a quarter-mile of a trail in the national forest about 20 miles northeast of Jackson.

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WPR News
9:00 pm
Fri October 22, 2010

State Revenue Picture Continues To Improve

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LARAMIE, wy – Wyoming's revenue estimating group says that the state's revenue picture should continue to improve. The forecast shows that the state should have 92 million dollars more than previously budgeted by the legislature.

Consensus revenue estimating group co-chairman Buck McVeigh says the improving energy industry is behind the increased numbers. He says the revenue picture really picked up this summer

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8:58 pm
Fri October 22, 2010

Republicans Make Final Push For Votes

LARAMIE, wyo – Republicans and Democrats are taking different approaches to the final stretch before the election. The G-O-P candidates running for statewide office are all traveling together for the next eight days. The chairman of the state Republican Party is Diana Vaughn. She says she's confident Republicans will win but she hopes this tour will energize the base.

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8:55 pm
Fri October 22, 2010

Sand Creek Very Rare or Uncommon Hearings October 27 and 28 in Sundance, Wyoming

SUNDANCE, wyo – The Wyoming Environmental Quality Council will hold public hearings to determine whether the Sand Creek area in the Black Hills National Forest will be designated as Rare or Uncommon.

The designation would prohibit non-coal surface mining in the area but would not affect logging, grazing, coal mining, or oil and gas drilling.

The Council will hold public hearings on Sand Creek on October 27th and 28th in Sundance.

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WPR News
10:17 am
Fri October 22, 2010

Board member denies threats

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10:14 am
Fri October 22, 2010

House candidate accuses Lummis of wanting to invade Mexico

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8:12 pm
Thu October 21, 2010

Wyoming And The Federal Broadband Plan

WASHINGTON – In an effort to change America's lagging status in the broadband global market the Federal Communications Commission is implementing an expansive plan that aims to deliver services to 100 million U.S. households over the next decade. 42 thousand households in Wyoming lack broadband connections with the standard speed set by the FCC. A new government accountability report showed implementation of the National Broadband Plan will be challenging. Sara Sciammacco reports from Washington.

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