from Reuters Investigates:

Wyoming Secretary of State talks back

June 30, 2011

On Tuesday, a Reuters Special Report called “A Little House of Secrets on the Great Plains ” explored the questionable – and sometimes illegal practices – of several businesses incorporated at a single-family home in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The 1,700-sq. ft, brick house is the address of a business incorporation specialist called Wyoming Corporate Services, which has set up more than 2,000 companies there, according to incorporation records.

from Photographers' Blog:

Paradise city in grizzly bear country

June 28, 2011

"Take me down to the paradise city where the grass is green and the girls are pretty. Take me home. Oh, won't you please take me home."

from MuniLand:

Muni sweeps: Clouds for pretty Puerto Rico

By Cate Long
May 4, 2011

Happy days may be over in our 51st state. Joan Gralla of Reuters reports:

Puerto Rico's credit rating might be cut due to its "deeply underfunded" pension system, Moody's Investors Service said on Tuesday, in a reminder of one of the biggest threats to state and local finances.

from Summit Notebook:

Revealed: Why ‘Conquerors of the Skies’ are homing on Wyoming

September 9, 2010

There must be something about Wyoming at this time of year.

BRAZIL/Several participants at the Reuters Aerospace and Defense Summit held in Washington this week said they were heading out West -- but declined to say what was taking them so far from hard-nosed airline investors and Pentagon accountants.

from Environment Forum:

Must the natural gas industry clean up its act?

October 13, 2009

Natural gas is regarded as a relatively clean source of energy but there is mounting evidence that it has a dirty side.

from Environment Forum:

Sage, wind and grouse: The “brown” side of clean energy?

August 3, 2009

CARBON, Wyoming - They used to mine coal in the abandoned town of Carbon. Now this patch of southern Wyoming is a battleground in the debate over what many hope will be the clean energy source of the future: wind power.

from Environment Forum:

Group wants oil, gas drillers to follow rules in U.S. West

March 27, 2009

An environmental group this week issued a report saying oil and gas companies have enjoyed exemptions to common sense anti-pollution federal rules that govern companies in other industries. This has led, the Environmental Working Group claims, to fouled groundwater, creeks and acres and acres of formerly pristine land in the U.S. West.

from Tales from the Trail:

Cheney to do a little last-minute campaigning in Wyoming

October 30, 2008

UPDATED - Adds Laura Bush event

WASHINGTON - Vice President Dick Cheney will take a different approach than his boss to the presidential campaign this last weekend before election day -- he will spend it at a public rally in his home state.