1:29 pm
Mon November 23, 2009

Cap-and-trade

Wyoming – In the 1960s, a graduate student named Tom Crocker came up with a way to curb emissions: put a cap on them and let companies trade permits that let them pollute within those limits. This may sound familiar. Cap-and-trade is now the biggest idea for addressing climate change. A bill is before Congress. And Tom Crocker is a retired University of Wyoming economist living west of town. He speaks with Addie Goss.

1:24 pm
Mon November 23, 2009

Taxidermy in Wyoming

Wyoming – Mounted elk and mule deer and antelope are ubiquitous in Wyoming, and across the west. They're in homes and bars. They're for sale in thrift shops, and on display in small-town grocery stores from Saratoga to Smoot. And behind every mounted head there's a process. Wyoming Public Radio's Molly Messick has this story.

WPR News
10:38 am
Mon November 23, 2009

Wyo. CBM panel to re-examine salinity rules

Cheyenne, Wyo. – A new working group will take another look at how Wyoming regulates the salinity of water discharged from coal-bed methane wells.

Independent consultants have cast doubt on current regulations used by the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality.

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WPR News
10:29 am
Mon November 23, 2009

Wyo. Supreme Court limits public access to info

Cheyenne, Wyo. – Next year the Wyoming Supreme Court will require clerks to redact some information in court records before releasing them to the public.

The rule change limits the release of information including financial and Social Security numbers, birth dates, home addresses and the identity of children. Supreme Court officials say the move is an effort to prevent identity theft, but some say the change is too far-reaching.

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WPR News
6:24 pm
Fri November 20, 2009

Enzi still upset as Senate nears vote on health care

WPR News
6:23 pm
Fri November 20, 2009

Former state trooper sentenced

WPR News
6:19 pm
Fri November 20, 2009

Wyoming sues over snowmobiles again

WPR News
6:28 pm
Thu November 19, 2009

Library at UW officially reopens

WPR News
6:25 pm
Thu November 19, 2009

Judge confirms ruling on grizzly bears

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