WPR News
7:15 pm
Thu July 16, 2009

Man fends off mountain lion with chainsaw

WPR's Renny MacKay reports.

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WPR News
9:04 pm
Wed July 15, 2009

State will start a new HIV safe sex campaign

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9:00 pm
Wed July 15, 2009

Drunk Driving fatalities increase

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8:57 pm
Wed July 15, 2009

Enzi dislikes health care bill

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11:29 am
Wed July 15, 2009

Highway Patrol seizes cocaine, meth in I-80 stop

Elk Mountain, Wyo. – The Wyoming Highway Patrol says it confiscated more than $340,000 worth of cocaine and methamphetamine during a recent traffic stop along Interstate 80 in Carbon County. Troopers pulled over the vehicle on Friday because it was traveling 5 miles per hour over the 75-mph speed limit.

The patrol said in a news release that one of the agency's drug-sniffing dogs alerted to the presence of drugs in the car. That led officers to find more than four pounds of methamphetamine and more than six pounds of cocaine in the car.

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WPR News
9:03 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Mixed emotions over mining law reform

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9:00 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Simpson wants to move ahead with his symposium

Cody, Wy – Wyoming House Speaker Colin Simpson says the state-sponsored energy symposium scheduled in Jackson this fall is necessary to help plan for the region's future.
Simpson, a Cody Republican, pushed legislation through in this
winter's legislative session to put up $450,000 for the Western
States Energy and Environment Symposium. Much of the money will go
to cover travel and lodging for legislators from 13 Western states
and North Dakota to encourage them to attend.
Some newspapers and others have criticized the event as

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WPR News
7:32 pm
Tue July 14, 2009

Natural gas project shows impacts to rare elk herd

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WPR News
8:41 pm
Mon July 13, 2009

Wind developers fighting Wyoming Sage Grouse ruling

Cheyenne, Wy – Wind developers want the Department of the Interior to review Wyoming's strategy of protecting sage grouse by restricting development in important habitat areas.
The trade groups Interwest Energy Alliance, American Wind Energy
Association and Renewable Northwest Project made the request in a
letter Friday.
The groups fear the Wyoming Game and Fish Department won't allow
any wind development in the state's sage grouse "core areas."
A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service official told the state agency

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8:40 pm
Mon July 13, 2009

Boater found near Encampment

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