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PNS Daily Newscast - January 27, 2020 


NBA legend Kobe Bryant dies in a helicopter crash with his daughter. And states work to make U.S. Census fair for people of color.

2020Talks - January 27, 2020 


Polls are back and forth, but frontrunners are emerging. So many Iowa voters, though, are still undecided, so anything could happen. Plus, Andrew Yang qualifies for NH debate.

Public News Service - WY: Public Lands/Wilderness

Wyoming's South Pass is still covered with well-worn horse paths and wagon ruts from Native American, Oregon, Mormon, Pioneer and Pony Express trails, and a local group wants to make sure development doesn't hitch a ride on the track. Barbara Dobos with the Alliance for Historic Wyoming says althoug

Lander, WY – Wyoming’s business boom isn’t only about oil and gas, according to a new economic report (The Wilderness Society). The report examined state and federal data on people and jobs and it shows oil and gas, as a portion of personal income, has been on the decline for 30 ye

Laramie, WY – Time to slow down and take a look around. That's what five sporting and conservation groups in Wyoming are saying about the plan to drill 2,000 coalbed methane wells along the Atlantic Rim. The groups have gone to court to stop the project, at least temporarily, until impacts on

Daniel, WY – Wyoming retains its title as the "oil and gas drilling capital of the West," according to a new study from The Wilderness Society. The report says plans are underway to drill more than 58,000 new wells on public land, and that's in addition to thousands already in operation on pub

Lander, WY – Don't just get mad –- get donations, get organized and get something done. That kind of resolve led to the creation of the Wyoming Outdoor Council. Today, the group is celebrating 40 years of watch-dogging oil and gas drilling, private fencing of public lands, and destructiv

Cody, WY – The "thumper trucks" have moved in, and one of the next big oil and gas drilling projects for Wyoming is scheduled for the Bighorn Basin, with leases going on sale next month. Suzanne Lewis, with the Biodiversity Conservation Alliance, says there's a fresh opportunity to make sure d

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is blocking a plan to drill a natural gas project in Colorado, citing a threat to air quality. The agency has refused to approve the project, and Bruce Pendery, with the Wyoming Outdoor Council, says the move should prompt the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

'Too much, too fast' has become a super majority opinion on plans to add thousands of new natural gas wells in the Pinedale area. An analysis of public comments shows 99 percent want restrictions on drilling. Linda Baker with the Upper Green River Valley Coalition says it's become more than just a c

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