11:33 am
Mon March 1, 2010

State Senators express their views on environmental regulation

Wyoming – Two State Senators who have a lot of experience watching the D-E-Q both as politicians and members of the oil and gas industry are Riverton Senator Eli Bebout and Casper Senator Kit Jennings. Senator Bebout admits to Bob Beck that he has always had mixed emotions about the DEQ.

11:31 am
Mon March 1, 2010

Going to the top of the world with MS

Wyoming – Last year, Lori Schneider became the first person with multiple sclerosis to summit Mount Everest. Since her diagnosis, she's climbed the tallest peaks on all seven continents - the so-called Seven Summits - in addition to running several marathons. Schneider lives in Wisconsin. On Tuesday, March 2nd, she'll give a talk in Jackson about her experience with MS. By phone, she spoke with Addie Goss about how she first learned of her diagnosis. Lori Schneider will give a talk at the Center for the Arts in Jackson on March 2nd at 7pm.

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11:29 am
Mon March 1, 2010

Inside Wyoming's new prison

Wyoming – For almost a decade Wyoming was without a medium security prison. The previous facility was part of the state penitentiary in Rawlins, but it closed years ago due to structural problems. Now there is a new medium security prison operating. It sits in the rolling hills east of Torrington and has been housing inmates for about a month now. Wyoming Public Radio's Renny MacKay visited the prison has this report

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7:42 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

Dispute at Northwest College over recruitment letter

Powell, WY – Some students and faculty at Northwest College in Powell are upset the college president sent a recruitment letter to area teens who are members of the Mormon church.

The letter from Paul Prestwich touted the opportunities the school offers to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Prestwich is a member of the LDS church, and he
sent the letter to a list of high school students provided by the church.

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7:41 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

Senate debates workplace safety bill

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7:40 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

House passes DUI bill

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7:36 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

Senate debates tax break for data center

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7:03 pm
Fri February 26, 2010

Juvenile justice bill gets legislative approval

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7:10 pm
Thu February 25, 2010

House and Senate differ on money for local governments

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