WPR News
10:46 am
Thu May 24, 2007

Platte County Gets New Attorney

Wheatland, Wy – A new county prosecutor in Platte County.
The Platte County Commission today (Wednesday) chose a local
attorney to replace Mary Eikenberry.
The commission chose Eric Jones, of Wheatland, to serve out
Eikenberry's term.
Jones was selected from a list of three nominees submitted by
the local Republican Party.
He was hired on a part-time basis so he could maintain his
private practice. And because he is part-time, the county won't
have to pay any benefits.

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WPR News
8:59 am
Thu May 24, 2007

Man Attacked By Grizzly A Second Time

Laramie, WY – The National Park Service has identified the Montana man who was attacked by a grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park. The victim of yesterday's attack was
57-year-old Jim Cole, a writer and photographer from Bozeman. Cole writes about bears, and has survived a bear attack once before.

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WPR News
8:57 am
Thu May 24, 2007

Thomas Will Do Another Round of Chemo

Laramie, WY – Wyoming Senator Craig Thomas says he will undergo another round of chemotherapy to treat his leukemia. The 74-year-old Republican is Wyoming's senior senator. He was diagnosed with the disease last November, just days before his re-election to a third term in the Senate.
Thomas underwent treatment last year at the Bethesda National Naval Medical Center. He then returned to work in December, a month earlier than expected.

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WPR News
8:57 am
Thu May 24, 2007

Thomas Will Do Another Round of Chemo

Laramie, WY – Wyoming Senator Craig Thomas says he will undergo another round of chemotherapy to treat his leukemia. The 74-year-old Republican is Wyoming's senior senator. He was diagnosed with the disease last November, just days before his re-election to a third term in the Senate.
Thomas underwent treatment last year at the Bethesda National Naval Medical Center. He then returned to work in December, a month earlier than expected.

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WPR News
8:54 am
Thu May 24, 2007

Global Warming Could Harm Teton Tourism

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WPR News
8:42 am
Thu May 24, 2007

Wyoming Goes to Court Again Over Roadless Rule

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WPR News
6:24 am
Thu May 24, 2007

Wyoming, Feds Agree on Wolf Proposal

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WPR News
8:54 am
Wed May 23, 2007

Wyoming Job Growth Slows

Laramie, WY – This week state officials predicted lower revenue because of a drop in oil and gas production. Now it appears the slowdown is also impacting Wyoming's job growth. State Economist David Bullard says over the last year Wyoming has gained over nine thousand jobs, but the growth is slowing. But Bullard says another factor is that there are fewer people available to work new jobs and that has also affected the numbers. But he quickly adds that job growth continues in the state and Bullard contends that it remains strong.

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WPR News
8:45 am
Wed May 23, 2007

Proposed Wildlife Trust Fund Should Be Big, Says G&F

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WPR News
8:26 am
Wed May 23, 2007

Game Officials Say Leave Baby Wildlife Alone

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