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Belly Up To The Bar at Wyoming’s Oldest Brewery

There are dozens of breweries across Wyoming these days, some of whom are ranked among the finest in the world.

While most of them are relative newcomers, Wyoming's proud brewing tradition dates back 145 years when a German immigrant first established the Green River Brewery...

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104 Years Ago Today: Brawl Breaks Out On the Floor of the Wyoming State Legislature

Jan. 20, 1913, state legislators squared off in the funniest fight fight in Wyoming history

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56 Percent of Wyoming Towns Have A Population Under 1,000

Here's an amazing statistic, of the 99 Wyoming cities and towns represented in the latest census, 56 of them have a population under 1,000.

In the 2010 United States census, eight towns in the Cowboy State had a population under 100...

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The Night Christopher Walken Bellied Up to the Bar in Wyoming

I recently heard an amazing story about the night Christopher Walken bellied up to the bar at the Hitching Post in Cheyenne.

It was the spring of 1979 and Walken had recently won an Academy Award for his role in The Deer Hunter...

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Legendary Sportswriter Tracy Ringolsby Casts Wyoming’s Only Vote for the Baseball Hall of Fame

Today, the Baseball Writers' Association of America will announce a new class of inductees into the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Tracy Ringolsby is the only man in Wyoming with a vote...

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The History of Prohibition in Wyoming

This week marks the 97th anniversary of the Volstead Act, which officially enacted prohibition on January 16, 1920.

While most Wyoming politicians favored the recently passed 18th Amendment, at least publicly, the new law was rarely enforced in most parts of the state...

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Wyoming’s First Tax Controversy: The Proposed Bachelor Tax of 1890

In January of 1890, the final session of the Wyoming Terrritorial Legislature debated a controversial idea to impose a tax on single men...

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A Poem About ‘Wyoming Wind’

In 1912, Sioux writer White Eagle published the poem "The Wyoming Wind".

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Flashback Friday: Remembering The Mayflower Cafe in Cheyenne

This week, I had dinner at the new Bejo Asian Restaurant on 112 West 17th Street in downtown Cheyenne.

In between bites of walnut shrimp, I couldn't help what wonder what that building must have been like during its heyday as the legendary Mayflower Cafe...

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Seven Mind-Blowing Statistics About Semi-Trailer Trucks on Interstate 80 in Wyoming

1. On average, there is an accident involving semi-trailer trucks on I-80 in Wyoming every other day.

2. There are over six times as many accidents involving semi-trailer trucks on I-80 than I-25...

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