Cowboy State Daily Radio News: Monday, August 21, 2023

This is Cowboy State Daily Radio News for Monday, August 21, 2023

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Wendy Corr

August 21, 20232 min read

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Good morning, and welcome to Cowboy State Daily radio for Monday, August 21, 2023

Today’s top stories:

Unemployment rates in the Cowboy State are nearing historic lows, but many people across the state who started side gigs during the COVID-19 pandemic have discovered that working for themselves is preferable to working for someone else.

10 horses have died at Wyoming race tracks so far this summer - and nine of those were at Wyoming Downs in Evanston.

Although it might seem fairly basic, preparing “European Mounts,” or displays of just the skull and antlers or horns from cattle or big game, isn’t nearly as simple as people might think. 

Small towns across America are struggling, but in the tiny town of Hulettin northeast Wyoming, something interesting is happening. 

A former University of Wyoming professor is among 1,600 scientists who have signed a declaration stating there is no climate emergency that justifies eliminating fossil fuel usage by 2050.

There's an earnest effort underway to put the Bighorn River on the map. And local volunteers are leading the "blueway" forward. 

Radio Stations

The following radio stations are airing Cowboy State Daily Radio on weekday mornings, afternoons and evenings. More radio stations will be added soon.

KYDT/KBFS — Sundance

KYCN/KZEW — Wheatland

KANT — Guernsey

KZQL — Casper

KMXW — Casper

KTGA/KBDY — Saratoga

KJAX — Jackson

KZWY — Sheridan

KROE — Sheridan

KWYO — Sheridan

KYOY — Cheyenne

KRAE — Cheyenne

KDLY — Lander

KZMQ-FM – Cody, Powell, Medicine Wheel, Greybull, Basin, Meeteetse

KZMQ-AM/Star 92.9FM — Greybull, Lovell, Basin

KKLX — Worland, Thermopolis, Ten Sleep, Greybull

KCGL — Cody, Powell, Basin, Lovell, Clark, Red Lodge, MT

KTAG — Cody, Powell, Basin

KCWB — Cody, Powell, Basin

KVGL — Worland, Thermopolis, Basin, Ten Sleep

KODI-AM/FM — Cody, Powell, Lovell, Basin, Clark, Red Lodge

KWOR-AM/FM — Worland, Thermopolis, Ten Sleep

Check with individual radio stations for airtime of the newscasts.

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Wendy Corr

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