Cheyenne, Wy – A semiretired banker and businessman has been selected to fill a state Senate seat in Laramie County. Republican Rick Hunnicutt, of Cheyenne, was selected Tuesday by
Laramie County commissioners for the Senate District 5 seat. Bob
Fecht resigned from his seat on Dec. 19. Hunnicutt says economic development will be his top priority. Hunnicutt was selected from three people nominated by the
Laramie County Republican Party. He will serve the remaining term, which runs through 2010.