WPR News
10:01 am
Thu March 29, 2007

Snowfall Will Help Address The Drought


Laramie, Wy – Recent heavy snowfall throughout most of Wyoming may alleviate drought conditions.

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WPR News
9:12 am
Thu March 29, 2007

Senate Finalists Named

Riverton, Wy – There are three finalists to replace Bob
Peck in the Wyoming Senate.
Peck died March 6 in Cheyenne after taking ill during this
year's legislative session. He was 82 years old. The Riverton
Republican's four-year term expires next year.
Yesterday (Wednesday), the Fremont County Republican Central
Committee chose three finalists from 15 candidates to finish the
Riverton Republican's term.
The names have been submitted to the Fremont County Commission.
They are:

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WPR News
9:11 am
Thu March 29, 2007

Stranded Students Safe

Buffalo, Wy – Stranded high school students whose school
bus was involved in an accident yesterday (Wednesday) on I-90 are
being housed at a Buffalo elementary school.
A winter storm has shut down the portion of the interstate
between Gillette and the Montana state line.
The students are from far Tongue River High School in Dayton in
north-central Wyoming. They were traveling to a Family, Career and
Community Leaders of America competition in Cheyenne when their bus
was involved in one of two chain crashes on the slick interstate.

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WPR News
9:08 am
Thu March 29, 2007

Cowgirls Game A Sellout

Laramie, Wy – The W-N-I-T championship game between
Wyoming and Wisconsin on Saturday at Laramie is sold out.
Wyoming Athletics Director Tom Burman says all 15-thousand
tickets have been sold as of this afternoon (Thursday).
Burman says more than nine-thousand tickets were sold last night
(Wednesday) following the Cowgirls' triple overtime victory over
Kansas State.
Wyoming has been attracting record crowds during the W-N-I-T.
The semifinal game against Kansas State was attended by

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WPR News
1:18 am
Thu March 29, 2007

Weather Causes Crashes

Sheridan, Wy – A school bus, seven tractor-trailers and
other vehicles crashed in two chain collisions in snowy weather in
northern Wyoming this morning (Wednesday).
The crashes happened as a major spring snowstorm bears down on
most of Wyoming, as well as southeastern Montana and parts of
Colorado and Utah.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol says four people were hurt in the
crashes on Interstate 90 between Buffalo and Sheridan. One of the
injuries was serious.
But no one was hurt on the school bus, which was carrying 36

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WPR News
1:16 am
Thu March 29, 2007

WPR Wins Murrow Award

Laramie, Wy – The Radio-Television News Directors Association has announced that Wyoming Public Radio has won a regional Edward R. Murrow award for excellence in electronic journalism. Wyoming is in Region 3 with Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah.

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WPR News
2:01 am
Wed March 28, 2007

State Offers Employers 5% Discount on Workers Comp

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WPR News
1:59 am
Wed March 28, 2007

Cowgirls Face Kansas State Wednesday Night

WPR News
10:45 am
Mon March 26, 2007

Sub-Prime Mortgage Crisis hits Wyoming

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