WPR News
6:55 pm
Fri November 18, 2005

Sheridan Controversy Continues

Laramie, Wy – A member of the Sheridan police commission has resigned after being accused of potential bias in a case involving potential discipline of several police officers who pulled over the city mayor.
Dick Hammer has served on the police commission for about six years.
He resigned Wednesday after attorney Harlan Rasmussen noted Hammer worked on Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey's 2004 election campaign.
The police commission is a three-member board that will determine if three officers involved in Kinskey's July traffic stop should be disciplined.

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WPR News
6:52 pm
Fri November 18, 2005

Cubin Votes for Cuts Gets Criticism

Laramie, Wy – Wyoming U-S Representative Barbara Cubin sided with her party this week in voting for controversial budget-cutting bills.
House Republicans pushed through legislation that would curb rapidly growing spending such as Medicaid, farm programs, food stamps and student loan subsidies.
Republicans say reining in such programs is the first step to restoring fiscal discipline.
Democrats and environmental groups criticized the bills, saying they would cut rural health care, and allow public lands to be sold off.

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WPR News
6:45 pm
Fri November 18, 2005

Congress Cuts and Adds

Laramie, Wy – Congress has approved an additional four
million dollars for building walking and biking paths in Grand Teton National Park.
U-S Senator Craig Thomas says Congress appropriated the same amount of money last year for the park's Pathways Project.
Congress also approved a bill that includes seven million dollars for a new Wyoming Air National Guard building in Cheyenne.

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11:22 am
Fri November 18, 2005

Friday, November 18th, 2005

Friday, November 18th, 2005

Wyoming –

Topic: Aaron Alpern speaks with Ramech Raman, President of the Energy Development Group about coal gasification.

Topic: Weekly Reporter's Roundtable.

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11:18 am
Thu November 17, 2005

Thursday, November 17th, 2005

Thursday, November 17th, 2005

Wyoming –

Topic: Kristin Espeland reports on the enrollment for the new Medicare drug plan.

Topic: Bob Beck speaks with Lynne Boomgaarden, State Land Director about a state land acquisition.

Topic: Renny Mackay speaks with Tracy Murphy , State Epidemiologist about Wyoming's bird flu plan.

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WPR News
1:31 pm
Wed November 16, 2005

Drug Enrollment Plan Begins

Cheyenne, Wy –

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WPR News
1:27 pm
Wed November 16, 2005

Grizzlies Could Be Delisted

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Laramie, Wy –

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10:55 am
Wed November 16, 2005

Wednesday, November 16th, 2005

Wednesday, November 16th, 2005

Wyoming –

Topic: Bob Beck speaks with Loretta Wolf from the American Cancer Society about the Great American Smoke Out.

Topic: Wyoming's extended drought rekindles interest in water development.

Topic: 23rd Annual Wyoming forum; Guest: Bill Schilling of the Wyoming Business Alliance.

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WPR News
3:44 pm
Tue November 15, 2005

Public Comment Period on Elk Plan Ends

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WPR News
3:33 pm
Tue November 15, 2005

State Ready to Build Multi-Lane Highways

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