Journalism prizes include 11 first-place honors in the “medium newsroom” category.
Ten stories about the state’s troubled plan allowing pollution flows from Moneta Divide gas- and oilfield wins recognition among all western newspapers and news sites.
Legislature’s failure to diversify revenue streams, raise taxes and expand Medicaid exacerbate the current “Armageddon to Wyoming’s budget.”
Wyoming Public Defender Diane Lozano let courts, officials know that inadequate state funding would lead to lack of representation for poor defendants. Then she followed through.
Two reporters took home four awards in the four-state journalism contest Friday, including two first-place prizes.