8:19 am
Fri July 7, 2006

Energy Efficient Home

Wyoming – Dan Chiras shows Bob Beck how to make a home more energy efficient.

8:17 am
Fri July 7, 2006

Reporter's Roundtable

Wyoming – On our reporters' roundtable, Jessica Lowell joins Renny MacKay to share how she uncovered a city contractor's fraudulent past.

8:14 am
Fri July 7, 2006

Voices Against Energy Development

Wyoming – Renny MacKay reports on how outfitters and outdoor enthusiasts are raising their voices against energy development.

8:13 am
Fri July 7, 2006

Wyoming's Statehood

Wyoming – Historian Phil Roberts recounts the story of Wyoming's statehood.

8:11 am
Fri July 7, 2006

Grand Teton Music Festival

Wyoming – The Grand Teton Music Festival kicks off this month with a brand new music director; Donald Runnicles joins Kristin Espeland.

8:09 am
Fri July 7, 2006

Prebles Meadow Jumping Mouse

Wyoming – Scientists and developers haggle over the status of the Prebles Meadow jumping mouse once again.

8:06 am
Fri July 7, 2006

Golf Course Development

Laramie, Wyoming – A proposed golf course development in Laramie draws fire over water quality concerns; Bob Beck reports.

WPR News
7:45 am
Fri July 7, 2006

Judge Lifts Agreement on Prison

Laramie, Wy – A federal judge has lifted a settlement
agreement that has been addressing issues like medical care, mental health care, security, fire safety and environmental issues like food handling at the Wyoming State Penitentiary.
The settlement stemmed from a 1998 U-S Department of Justice investigation into the prison. The federal agency threatened to sue if certain problems were not addressed.
Federal and state officials signed the remedial plan in 2002.

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WPR News
7:41 am
Fri July 7, 2006

State Mulls Buying Anti-Flu Shots

Laramie, Wy – The Wyoming Department of Health has told
federal officials the state is interested in buying more than 50-thousand doses of anti-flu medicine in case of a possible pandemic outbreak.
But Health Department Director Doctor Brent Sherard says he still has some reservations about buying the drugs. He says Wyoming won't make a final decision on the purchase for months to come.
As part of its preparations for how to respond to a possible flu pandemic, the federal government is stockpiling doses of the drug Tamiflu and other medications.

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