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Billy Dee Williams Set To Appear At 2017 Cheyenne Comic Con
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube Star Wars fanatics will be lining up this spring to meet “Lando Calrissian” when legendary actor Billy Dee Williams appears at the 2017 Cheyenne Comic Con. The festival, which drew thousands to Little America in its first year, will be moving to …
‘Nature Boy’ Ric Flair Stylin’ and Profilin’ in Wyoming
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube This weekend, the greatest professional wrestler of all time turned 68 years young. “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair was born February, 25, 1949, in Memphis, Tennessee. To celebrate the former 16-time World Heavyweight Champion, here’s a look ba…
Lonely For Valentine’s? Cuddle With Bob From Casper
This is Bob. He lives in Casper and he likes to cuddle. In fact, Bob  has his own Facebook page called “Cuddle With Bob“. For the past two years, the big, cuddly biker has offered his services as a “alternative and holistic health service” online. Bob also posts insp…
Former Child Stars From Wyoming
Wyoming has produced its fair share of successful actors and actresses over the years, including a few former child stars. Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube Joyce Coad was one of three triplets born in Laramie in 1917. Tragically, both of her parents died when she was just a baby and the …
112 Years Ago: Wyoming’s ‘Wedding Of The Century’
Today marks the 112th anniversary of Wyoming’s grandest occasion; the wedding of Helen Warren and John Pershing.  The bride was the daughter of United States Senator Francis Warren, who had previously served as Wyoming’s first Governor. The groom was an accomplished Army Colonel a…
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. The actor had just been cast to play Nate Champion in the film [[&#…
Carrie Fisher Was A Frequent Wyoming Visitor
Long before she gained fame at Princess Leia in Star Wars, Carrie Fisher was part of an infamous Hollywood scandal that would eventually bring her to Wyoming on several occasions. When she was only two years old, her father, actor Eddie Fisher, left her mother Debbie Reynolds and married Elizabeth T…

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