WPR News
9:40 am
Sat February 4, 2006

Cheyenne Heating Bills to Rise

Laramie, Wy – The average cost of heating a home in
Cheyenne will rise by a about 30 dollars a month under an agreement approved Thursday by the Wyoming Public Service Commission.
The commission approved a request by Cheyenne Light, Fuel and Power to pass along to customers the increased cost of natural gas that the utility company has been paying this winter.
The company says it has been paying about 10 dollars per thousand cubic feet of gas on the open market while its customers have only been paying about 8 dollars per thousand.

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WPR News
9:36 am
Sat February 4, 2006

Wyoming Housing Market Staying Strong

Laramie, Wy – Nationally the housing market has cooled off over the last few months. However, in Wyoming the market continues to be strong. The president of the Wyoming Association of Realtors, Kathy Lucht, says 2005 was a record year for sales in Casper, where she works, and in several other parts of the state. Into the future Lucht predicts steady growth in the housing market. Her only concern is overbuilding, which could cause costs to come down.
Up in Teton County they hit a new milestone. Home sales there topped a billion dollars for the first time ever in 2005.

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11:41 am
Fri February 3, 2006

Teton Institute On Hold

Wyoming – Legislators' dreams for an executive training center crumble.

11:41 am
Fri February 3, 2006

Air Service

Wyoming – A state program provides more options for travelers.

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11:40 am
Fri February 3, 2006

Meth Crisis

Wyoming – Social workers point to meth as the cause of a sharp increase in child abuse and neglect.

11:38 am
Fri February 3, 2006

Natural Gas 101

Wyoming – How natural gas is tapped, produced and to get it.

7:15 am
Fri February 3, 2006

Reporters' Roundtable

Wyoming – How the Wyoming press covers the meth crisis.

7:14 am
Fri February 3, 2006

Telemedicine

Wyoming – Doctors use technology to reach out to rural patients.

7:12 am
Fri February 3, 2006

Elk Mystery

Wyoming – New clues lead scientists to believe there's more to the story of an elk die-off

WPR News
10:05 am
Thu February 2, 2006

Michigan Job Fairs Entice Workers to Wyoming

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