WPR News
8:17 am
Mon February 23, 2009

Senate set to debate Workers Comp

Cheyenne, WY – The State Senate is set to debate a comprehensive bill intended to reform the state workers compensation system. The Senate Labor committee gave approval to the bill on Friday. The bill will increase cost of living payments to those on permanent total disability. But Senator Charles Scott worries that this will encourage some injrued workers to take advantage of the system and remain on long term disability. But Green River Senator John Hastert doubts that will happen.

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WPR News
8:15 am
Mon February 23, 2009

Cowboys win against Texas Christian

Laramie, WY – The Wyoming Cowboys have won two straight games and defense has played a role in both victories. Head Coach Heath Schroyer was especially impressed with his team's effort on Saturday in gutting out a win against Texas Christian.

Schroyer says defense has been a key in helping the Cowboys when they have struggled on offense, like they did throughout the game on Saturday. He says the defensive effort needs to continue Wednesday when Wyoming travels to face Colorado State.

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WPR News
4:32 am
Mon February 23, 2009

Natural Gas Drilling Down

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WPR News
4:30 am
Mon February 23, 2009

Soldier from Wyoming Dies in Germany

WPR News
4:28 am
Mon February 23, 2009

Laramie Fire Not Out Yet

Laramie, WY – The fire that started Friday at an old ice plant north of Laramie is still smoldering Monday afternoon.

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WPR News
4:26 am
Mon February 23, 2009

Cheyenne Has Lowest Gas Prices in the US

WPR News
9:07 am
Fri February 20, 2009

Fire in Laramie Leads to Evacuations and Highway Closure

The Old Ice Plant North of Laramie.
Jeff Rickerl
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WPR News
5:55 am
Fri February 20, 2009

Senator Barrasso Frustrated by Stimulus Bill

WPR News
4:18 am
Fri February 20, 2009

Lummis on stimulus plan

Laramie, WY – Wyoming's US representative Cynthia Lummis was in the state this week. She spoke with Wyoming Public Radio's Addie Goss about the economic stimulus plan and how it might affect Wyoming.

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