Cheyenne,Wy – The crime rate in Cheyenne and Laramie County is up about 25 percent in the first three months of the year compared with the same period last year. Statistics from the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation show larceny was responsible for most of the increase in both the city and the county. Burglaries nearly doubled in Cheyenne, from 31 in the first quarter of 2009 to 60 in the same period this year. Police spokesman Sgt. Rob Dafoe says the rise in burglaries
Laramie, WY – A local official says he thinks the Fremont County commissioners are not responding productively to a federal judge's ruling in the county's voting rights case. Wyoming Public Radio's Molly Messick has more.
Washington, DC – U-S Senators failed to pass a resolution meant to stop the Obama Administration from implementing new rules curtailing greenhouse gas emissions. Wyoming lawmakers say jobs are at stake. Manuel Quinones (kin-YON-es) reports from Washington.