WPR News
8:41 am
Mon September 6, 2010

2 drivers killed on I-25 as trucks hit head-on

Douglas, Wyo. – Two Casper men are dead after their trucks collided head-on on Interstate 25 near Douglas.

The Wyoming Highway Patrol says 33-year-old Randall W. Klemann died at the scene of Friday night's crash, while 51-year-old William E. Welsbacher was rushed to a hospital where he died.

The crash occurred along a stretch of roadway where lanes in both directions were reduced because of construction.

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WPR News
7:31 am
Mon September 6, 2010

Health department encourages "workforce wellness"

Laramie, Wyo. – The state health department is encouraging employers to take more responsibility in improving workers' health. Joe Grandpre is a chronic disease epidemiologist with the department. He says that - because most people spend a third of their lives at work - it's important to take wellness seriously in the workplace. And he says more Wyoming employers can offer workers incentives to do things like exercise, eat well, and get necessary medical tests and screenings.

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WPR News
7:29 am
Mon September 6, 2010

1 Wyoming football player killed, 3 hurt in wreck

Laramie, Wyo. – University of Wyoming linebacker Ruben Narcisse was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 287 early this morning. Narcisse was 19 and from Miami, Florida.

The University of Wyoming is reporting that three other U-W football players were injured in the accident. They are Trey Fox, C.J. Morgan, and J.J. Quinlan. As of this afternoon, Morgan was in fair condition at the Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Co.

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WPR News
5:52 pm
Fri September 3, 2010

GOP gubernatorial candidate nearly outspent all of his opponents

Mead for Governor Campaign
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WPR News
5:46 pm
Fri September 3, 2010

Casper woman helps in Haiti

WPR News
5:41 pm
Fri September 3, 2010

Court blocks grazing rule change

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WPR News
5:34 pm
Fri September 3, 2010

Wyoming Cowboys open challenging season

Laramie, Wyo. – The Wyoming Cowboys football team opens their season Saturday night against Southern Utah. The Cowboys enter the season following an impressive end to 2009, winning three out of the last four games.

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WPR News
10:54 am
Fri September 3, 2010

Carbon County attorney drops charges against former officer.

Rawlins, Wy – Carbon County is dismissing criminal charges against a former Rawlins police captain who had been accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl.
The county attorney's office said Thursday it is dismissing charges against Adam Lee Meacham. Prosecutors this week said new evidence had surfaced concerning the time frame involved. Meacham had denied wrongdoing. He was set to go to trial in
Thermopolis next week.
In July, a Casper jury acquitted Meacham of five counts of child
sexual abuse in a separate case.

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