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Wyoming Brewers Gear Up for the Great American Beer Festival
Next month, hundreds of breweries from across the world will gather in Denver for the “Super Bowl of Craft Beer”, the 35th Annual Great American Beer Festival. Once again this year, brewers and beer lovers from across Wyoming will be representing the Cowboy State proudly. Last year, Ja…
Wyoming’s Most Heated High School Football Rivalries
With high school football season heating up, here’s our list of the five most historic, and hotly contested gridiron rivalries in the Cowboy State. Sheridan vs. Gillette,  ‘The Energy Bowl’ – Dating all the way back to 1922, this rivalry ranks among the oldest in the…
Katie’s Excellent Idea – Thank Local Heroes
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube Katie Denike thought about the people who seem to get recognition for being stars or being rich and for some reason they end up with the spotlight on them. As a result, kids may think these are people to look up to and emulate. Katie figures the real [……
Why Greek Festival Gyros Are Better
You can make your own traditional Greek – American gyros at home by layering homemade gyro meat of lamb and beef, (You can substitute pork or chicken for the ground lamb and beef if you prefer., but I don’t want authentic Greek Gyros of pork.) Add hummus, tzatziki sauce, tomatoes, and …
‘Thunder From Down Under’ Male Revue is Coming to Laramie
There’s only one word to describe a theater full of women watching an all-male revue: hysteria. It’s almost like a crowd of pre-teens screaming at a Justin Bieber concert. Only, these girls are adults and most of them are really drunk. If you’ve ever seen the movie Magic Mike, t…
Zombies Targeting Cheyenne
The 6th annual Cheyenne Zombie Fest is a fundraiser for the Cheyenne Little Theater Players set for Saturday, September 17, 2016 at various points around Cheyenne. It also includes Friday and Sunday events as well. The schedule includes the first event of Friday, September 16 with Cards Against Huma…
Did Denver Concert Feature Foreigner Or Cover Band?
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube For the sake of argument, lets say the band was great. The sound, the lights, your seats were all excellent.  They played every song you wanted to hear, note for note perfect. But there was one thing that you noticed, but only because you know the lineup …
Road Trip – To The Coolest Cars In The World
One of the greatest freedoms we have in America is the open road. I love classic cars and the era they ruled. I’m particularly fond of Detroit rolling iron and the muscle cars of the 60s and 70s, but everyone is different and that’s a great thing, variety. There are lots of different w…
The Five Biggest Professional Wrestling Events in Wyoming History
Next month, World Wrestling Entertaiment returns to the Arena Auditorium in Laramie for the first time since 2002. To celebrate, here’s a look back at the five biggest professional wrestling events ever held here in the great state of Wyoming. 1. WCW Monday Nitro at the Casper Events Center o…
Scottish Irish Festival Could Draw 90,000
We can thank Peggy Young and her father James Durward for starting the Longs Peak Scottish-Irish Highland Festival 40 years ago as way to bring tourists to Estes Park after Labor Day. So what began as a four family picnic in a park and is now a gathering of some 80,000 clans and fans of al…

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