Wyoming – As Southeast Wyoming shrinks while the rest of the state booms, some business owners worry about the fate of their rural, agricultural community. Peter O'Dowd reports.
Wyoming – Some lawmakers are returning to the 1970s as they look for ways to reduce gas prices. Sen. Mike Enzi says he does not support returning to the days of slower speed limits on the interstates. Yanmei Xie reports from Washington.
Wyoming – Peter O'Dowd speaks with Peg Potter. The co-owner of the Edelweiss bar and store in Clark, Wyo., wants to add locally brewed beer to the list of reasons why you might stop in this tiny town.
Wyoming – Bob Beck visited one school that is quite different from Wyoming's other high schools. Students take most of their classes online.
Wyoming – Elsa Partan asked Dave Freudenthal to weigh in on the former vice president's ambitious goal of powering the country solely on renewable energy in 10 years.
Wyoming – If solar will provide any significant contribution to the nation's energy portfolio, Bruce Parkinson says a lot of work must be done. Elsa Partan speaks with the solar expert.
Wyoming – A group of scientists is studying rainfall patterns that reach back centuries. Their work reveals troubling predictions about the future. Addie Goss reported this story in April.
Wyoming – Peter O'Dowd spoke with Shane Smith of the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens. He says it's not too late to start your summer garden.
Wyoming – Historian Phil Roberts says he's been thinking lately about the connection this state has retained with far of places throughout history.
By WPR staff
Washington, DC – Wyoming Public Radio won two national news awards Saturday.
A group of news directors across the country, known as PRNDI, awarded Wyoming Public Radio second place for best News and Public Affairs show for its program Open Spaces.
WPR took second place in best news writing for the story, Urban Bark Beetles, which aired last August.
The awards were handed out Saturday in Washington, DC.