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The North Platte River, near the site of the Battle of Platte Bridge. Kevin Koile, Townsquare Media
The North Platte River, near the site of the Battle of Platte Bridge. Kevin Koile, Townsquare Media
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Wyoming’s Worst Walk of Shame: The Story of Colonel Thomas Moonlight

The Battle of the Platte Bridge is one of the most infamous events in Wyoming history. The fight, which pitted United States Army soldiers against a coalition of Cheyenne and Lakota Sioux warriors may have never happened were it not the actions of a drunken buffoon...

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NBC's "The Voice" Press Junket
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University of Wyoming ‘Happy Jacks’ Singer To Audition For NBC’s ‘The Voice’

It's not every day that talent scouts from one of America's most popular television shows set their sights on Wyoming.

That's what happened recently when Quinton Migneault, a member of the University of Wyoming Happy Jacks singing group, received an e-mail inviting him to audition for NBC's "The Voice"...

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Natrona County School District Says Park Elementary Principal Was Not Contacted By Police About Possible Pedophile

The school district said it is still working to ensure board policies, regulations and procedures are in place to ensure student and staff safety.

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Will Glendo State Park Campgrounds Be Flooded On Memorial Day Weekend?

It was just a few years back that Glendo Reservoir was so full, camping there was barely possible. This year, with the amount of water in the North Platte Drainage, it appears that Glendo could reach flood levels once again.

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Wyoming’s Most Brutal YouTube Fights

If you search YouTube, you'll find thousands of videos showcasing the great state of Wyoming at its very best...and few that show us at our very worst...

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Wyoming Department of Transportation
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Fremont County Seeing Landslides From Recent Moisture

The Wyoming Department of Transportation is reporting that an active landslide is moving along  Wyoming 789 near Lander.

A new slide appeared about 3 miles north of Lander on Wyoming 789 sometime Tuesday evening or early Wednesday morning...

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Adams Park Flood
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A History of Floods in Wyoming [VIDEO]

Wyoming has a history of floods dating back to the 1800's. July 1895 here in Casper, a wall of water said to be 20 feet tall swept down Garden Creek and obliterated a camp site killing three.

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EPA Settles Lawsuit With Fort Bridger Man Who Built Dam; Andy Johnson Faced Massive Fines

The settlement absolves both sides: "Nothing in this Consent Decree shall constitute and admission of wrongdoing or the concession of any fact or question of law by any party."

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Photo Courtesy of CasperWY.Gov
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What Does Casper Have in Common With Fort Collins, Colorado?

What does Casper, Wyoming, have in common with Fort Collins, Colorado?

The two cities, located 222 miles apart on Interstate 25, share a unique history...

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Wyoming Letter Carriers Annual Food Drive Saturday May 14th

Carriers in Casper and across Wyoming will be participating in the 24th Annual Stamp out Hunger food drive.

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The Bison is America’s New National Mammal

President Obama signed the National Bison Legacy Act into law.

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Five Places They Should Film the Next ‘Star Wars’ Movie in Wyoming

Last week, the "fake news site" DailyNews11 caused a stir by falsely reporting that several scenes from the upcoming 'Star Wars' movie were scheduled to be filmed near Cheyenne...

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