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Are Magic Mushrooms Wyoming’s ‘Safest’ Drug?
According to the annual Global Drug Survey, psilocybin mushrooms are the “safest” recreational drug. Statistics show that, for every 10,000 people who “trip shrooms”, only 20 will need medical treatment. In 2001, the National Drug Intelligence Center concluded that m…
The Greatest Inventions in Wyoming History
According the Wyoming State Library, over 4,200 patents have been issued to inventors here in the Cowboy State. Here’s a look back at some of the greatest inventions in Wyoming history. The first patent in the Territory of Wyoming was issued in 1870 to George Choate, who developed an improvem…
Ten Hats That Every Guy in Wyoming Should Own
It’s an unwritten rule that every man, woman and child in the great state of Wyoming should dedicate at least half of their wardrobe to apparel honoring the Cowboy State. After all, you’ll probably need a few shirts to match your awesome “Cowbucker” hat. With that in mind…
Do You Remember the ‘Flood of 1978’?
39 years ago, one of the worst floods in Wyoming history began. It started with heavy rain on the morning of May 15, 1978, which later turned to snow. As the storm spread, property damage was reported in 12 counties. Over 100 homes were destroyed, dozens of bridges and roads were flooded, and power …
A Wyoming Tribute to Actor Powers Boothe
Television and movie fans were shocked to hear about the passing of actor Powers Boothe this weekend. Booth was well-known for several iconic roles, including one fictional character with a “real-life” Wyoming connection. For three seasons, from 2004 through 2006, Boothe port…

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