1:36 pm
Wed May 27, 2009

Wyoming's two tribes are moving into gaming at different speeds.

Wyoming – In part two of our series, Wyoming Public Radio's Renny MacKay reports on how the two tribes on the Wind River Reservation have moved into that gaming world at different speeds.

1:34 pm
Wed May 27, 2009

The State Forester expects a late fire season

Wyoming – State Forester Bill Crapser says the recent wet weather means that Wyoming should have a late forest fire season. He speaks with
WPR's Bob Beck.

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1:20 pm
Wed May 27, 2009

The politics of wind generation

Wyoming – Wyoming politicians are trying to decide whether the state should get involved in regulating or even taxing wind development. Wyoming Public Radio's Bob Beck reports that a task force is having problems making any decisions.

1:18 pm
Wed May 27, 2009

Energy efficiency may be an easier approach

Wyoming – Wind Turbines and other ways to develop more energy get the headlines, but the Obama administration is pouring billions into energy efficiency programs. Amy Standen reports that the thinking is that it is easier to save energy then make it.

WPR News
9:03 pm
Tue May 26, 2009

Nicholas says cuts need to go forward

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9:01 pm
Tue May 26, 2009

Attorney explains smoking ban challenge

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2:19 pm
Tue May 26, 2009

Medicare cutback will impact end-of-life care in Wyoming

Laramie, WY – A cut to Medicare scheduled to take effect in October could have a big impact on Wyoming's end-of-life or hospice programs. That's the analysis of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. Don Schumacher is the president of the organization. He says if the White House and Congress don't prevent the cut, rural hospice programs will be especially hard hit.

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2:03 pm
Tue May 26, 2009

Report says coal industry needs to build workforce

Laramie, WY – A new report says for the coal industry to thrive into the future, it has to build its workforce. The report from the National Commission on Energy Policy says the coal industry will need more than 64,000 new workers by the year 2030.

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WPR News
9:43 am
Sat May 23, 2009

Revenue forecast lower

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