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7:53 am
Fri February 27, 2009

Low income people won't get help with health care

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7:25 am
Fri February 27, 2009

US Supreme Court denies Eaton appeal

Cheyenne, WY – The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal from Wyoming's lone death row inmate.
Attorneys for Dale Wayne Eaton had petitioned the nation's highest court in December to consider his case. On Monday, the petition was denied.
Eaton was convicted of the 1988 kidnapping, rape and murder of 18-year-old Lisa Marie Kimmell, whose hometown was Billings, Mont.
He still has other options for appeals.
Wyoming last executed a prisoner in 1992.

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5:28 am
Fri February 27, 2009

Snowmobilers Survive Night in Snow

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5:27 am
Fri February 27, 2009

Big Drug Bust in Casper

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5:24 am
Fri February 27, 2009

Ranchers Skeptical About Carbon Credits

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7:28 am
Thu February 26, 2009

UW Professor Authors Major UN Report

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7:26 am
Thu February 26, 2009

Senate Goes to Work on Worker Compensation Reform

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7:24 am
Thu February 26, 2009

Breathalyzer Bill Moves in House

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7:23 am
Thu February 26, 2009

Legislature Looks At Bill to Keep an Eye on Youth

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9:08 am
Wed February 25, 2009

Wyoming officials weigh the stimulus

Cheyenne, WY – With few exceptions, state officials say they still aren't sure how much money Wyoming will get from the federal stimulus package.

Lynn Boomgarden is overseeing the state's effort to study the package. She says Wyoming appears to be eligible for $502 million, but that number may be revised downward. The state may choose to reject some funds, and it will have to apply for others. Boomgarden said it will be two to three weeks before detailed information is available.

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