The Radio Network is proud to have received two awards at last weeks Wyoming Association of Broadcasters (WAB) Awards Ceremony. The WAB represents a collection of 95% of the radio and television broadcasters in the State of Wyoming. The Radio Network's 104.9FM/1490AM KUGR received the 1st place plaque in the Public Service category for Operation Stormy Weather. In May of 2011 an F5 multiple vortex tornado devastated the City of Joplin Missouri. More than 990 people were injured and 146 lives were lost in the storm with an estimated $2.2 billion worth of damage.