WY Elections
1:31 am
Wed August 20, 2008

No Major Surprises In Wyoming Legislative Races

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Laramie, Wy – Several veteran Wyoming lawmakers have
defeated challengers in the primary election. Outgoing House Speaker Roy Cohee, a Republican from Casper, was among the winners in Tuesday's primary.
Outgoing Senate President John Schiffer, a Republican from Kaycee, also won his race.
Cohee defeated challenger Beth Nachbar of Evansville to advance to the November general election. He faces no opposition from the Democratic Party.
Schiffer beat challenger Al Snell of Buffalo. Schiffer faces no
Democratic Party opposition in the general election.

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WPR News
1:04 am
Wed August 20, 2008

Veteran State Lawmakers Defeat Challengers

Cheyenne, Wyo. – Several veteran Wyoming lawmakers have
defeated challengers in the primary election.

Outgoing House Speaker Roy Cohee, a Republican from Casper, was among the winners in Tuesday's primary.

Cohee defeated challenger Beth Nachbar of Evansville to advance to the November general election.

He faces no opposition from the Democratic Party.

Outgoing Senate President John Schiffer, a Republican from Kaycee, also won his race.

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WY Elections
11:57 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Lummis Declared The Winner

Laramie, Wy – U.S. Senate 2006 Dem - Special Primary

472 of 490 precincts - 96 percent

Nick Carter 11,016 - 50 percent
Keith Goodenough 10,845 - 50 percent

U.S. Senate 2008 Dem - Primary

472 of 490 precincts - 96 percent

x-Chris Rothfuss 12,748 - 62 percent
Al Hamburg 7,762 - 38 percent

U.S. House District 1 GOP - Primary

472 of 490 precincts - 96 percent

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WY Elections
11:11 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Latest Statewide Legislative Numbers

Laramie, Wy – State Senate District 22 GOP - Primary

27 of 31 precincts - 87 percent

John Schiffer (i) 2,353 - 82 percent
Al Snell 500 - 18 percent

State Senate District 30 GOP - Primary

19 of 19 precincts - 100 percent

x-Charles Scott (i) 1,253 - 61 percent
Tom Walters 804 - 39 percent

State House District 3 Dem - Primary

8 of 12 precincts - 67 percent

Terry Jones 311 - 75 percent
Laurell Marker 103 - 25 percent

State House District 3 GOP - Primary

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WY Elections
10:57 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Congressional Numbers Still Coming In

Laramie, Wy –
U.S. Senate 2006 Dem - Special Primary

276 of 490 precincts - 56 percent

Keith Goodenough 7,243 - 52 percent
Nick Carter 6,820 - 48 percent

U.S. Senate 2008 Dem - Primary

286 of 490 precincts - 58 percent

Chris Rothfuss 8,262 - 62 percent
Al Hamburg 5,138 - 38 percent

U.S. House District 1 GOP - Primary

271 of 490 precincts - 55 percent

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WPR News
10:33 am
Tue August 19, 2008

Current Congressional Election Numbers

Laramie, Wy – U.S. Senate 2006 Dem - Special Primary

148 of 490 precincts - 30 percent

Keith Goodenough 4,168 - 53 percent
Nick Carter 3,701 - 47 percent

U.S. Senate 2008 Dem - Primary

148 of 490 precincts - 30 percent

Chris Rothfuss 4,816 - 66 percent
Al Hamburg 2,478 - 34 percent

U.S. House District 1 GOP - Primary

145 of 490 precincts - 30 percent

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WPR News
10:48 am
Mon August 18, 2008

Farmers Getting Higher Prices, But Paying More

Powell, WY – Wyoming farmers are receiving higher prices for their products this year.

But it also cost them more to produce them.

Farmer Butch Clifton of rural Powell says his costs for diesel fuel, fertilizer and workers has increased tremendously over the past few years.

To save on fuel costs, farmers are combining multiple operations to reduce the number of trips over their fields.

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WPR News
9:59 am
Mon August 18, 2008

Some Libraries Left Out

Laramie, Wy – Some county Libraries are booming while others, like Albany County, are struggling to stay open. That is because counties are responsible for funding their own public libraries. Deputy Librarian at the Wyoming State Library Jerry Krois says this funding comes from a 'MILL,' or property tax, which varies from county to county depending on the value of property. Because the more industrial, commercial, high end real-estate, the higher the assessed valuation of the land, the more revenue you're going to see.

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WY Elections
9:53 am
Mon August 18, 2008

House Republicans Wrapping Up Campaign

WY Elections
9:50 am
Mon August 18, 2008

Democrats Hope To Advance In Senate Primary

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