WPR News
5:55 am
Fri February 20, 2009

Senator Barrasso Frustrated by Stimulus Bill

WPR News
4:18 am
Fri February 20, 2009

Lummis on stimulus plan

Laramie, WY – Wyoming's US representative Cynthia Lummis was in the state this week. She spoke with Wyoming Public Radio's Addie Goss about the economic stimulus plan and how it might affect Wyoming.

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WPR News
7:54 am
Thu February 19, 2009

Property Tax Bill Survives

WPR News
7:27 am
Thu February 19, 2009

Health Insurance Reform Bills Pass

WPR News
6:54 am
Thu February 19, 2009

Revenue Report has Good and Bad News

WPR News
6:16 am
Thu February 19, 2009

Rock Springs Developments Shut Down for Trash Violations

Cheyenne, WY – The city of Rock Springs shut down three developments because of trash violations.
The three companies were ordered to stop work because of continual trash problems and not following city ordinance.
Rock Springs Mayor Tim Kaumo said the problems have been addressed and all three developments are back to work.
An official from one of the companies made a public apology Tuesday night at the Rock Springs Council meeting.

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WPR News
5:59 am
Thu February 19, 2009

Locals Try to Save Ski Hill

WPR News
8:52 am
Wed February 18, 2009

State Senate votes to change tax on chewing tobacco

Cheyenne, WY – The Wyoming State Senate passed a bill to tax chewing tobacco by weight, instead of by wholesale purchase price. That change would raise the current price by at least 60 cents. That could mean $800,000 in revenue for the state.

Most believe the tax increase will also discourage young people from using chewing tobacco. The bill now goes to Governor Freudenthal for his consideration.

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WPR News
8:37 am
Wed February 18, 2009

Wyoming governor takes stock of the stimulus

Cheyenne, WY – A day after President Obama signed the federal recovery bill, Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal said he will look carefully at the conditions attached to the stimulus money.

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