AT LEAST ONE PERSON IS HOSPITALIZED AFTER DRIVING OVER AN EMBANKMENT AND INTO THE NORTH PLATTE RIVER. CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY ECONOMIST ERNIE GOSS SAYS THAT HIS LATEST SURVEY OF PURCHASING MANAGERS IN THE MOUNTAIN STATES REGION OF WYOMING, UTAH AND COLORADO SHOWS THE ECONOMIC OUTLOOK FOR THE TRI-STATE REGION IS CONSIDERABLY BETTER THAN THE NATIONAL OUTLOOK..