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Wyoming’s Oldest Bar Offers a Taste of Old West History

32 miles east of Wheatland, near the Guernsey Reservoir off of State Highway 26, lies the tiny town of Hartville, population 62, the oldest incorporated town in Wyoming.

While its days as a mining boom town in the late 19th century are long gone, there is still one local business that's thriving

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University of Wyoming’s Happy Jacks Sing National Anthem At Coors Field [VIDEO]

The Happy Jacks showed a stadium of baseball fans just how amazing the Wyoming group is last Friday.

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The 5 Best Baseball Players In Wyoming History

The great state of Wyoming has produced its fair share of professional athletes over the years. Here's our list of the five finest baseball players from the Cowboy state.

1. Art Howe - Before he made the big leagues, Howe attended the University of Wyoming in the late 1960's

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Wyoming Trying to Save Water

The states of Wyoming,Colorado, Utah,and New Mexico have embarked on a unique test program to shore up declining reservoir levels if the 15-year drought that has plagued the Colorado River continues into the future

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Gas Prices Up Nationally, Steady in Wyoming

Average retail gasoline prices in Wyoming have not moved in the past week, averaging $2.78/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 494 gas outlets in Wyoming. This compares with the national average that has increased 8

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Agriculture Department Aims to Improve Recreational Access

August 17, 2015 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will invest $20 million to partner with 15 state agencies to improve wildlife habitat and public access for recreational opportunities on privately owned and operated farm, ranch and forest lands

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WYO Vision Releases Cowboys Football Preview Video

Football season is finally back, at long last. As our beloved Wyoming Cowboys gear up for their home opener vs. North Dakota on September 5th, here's a cool video to get you pumped up.

Last week, WYO Vision released

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Orphaned Bear Cubs Get a Home

The female grizzly bear who was found to have killed a hiker in Yellowstone Park has been euthanized. The Park says her two cubs would be sent to a suitable habitat. Now, the announcement has been made. Here is the press release from the Toledo Zoo.

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Marijuana Petition Drive Gets Underway

 

Wyoming residents should have the opportunity to use cannibis oil and similar products for certain medical needs, a spokeswoman said Saturday.

"This should be an option other than prescription drugs," Amber Sparks said.

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BLM Announces “One Less Spark” Campaign

The BLM, in conjunction with the U.S. Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region and the Wyoming State Forestry Division is beginning the “One Less Spark-One Less Wildfire” campaign.

The campaign is designed to prevent human-caused wildfires

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Wyoming World Records

Over the years, there's been some interesting world records set here in the great state of Wyoming. Here's five of the weirdest, and a few that probably won't surprise you.

1. In 2010, Ed Bruns set the record for the most number of body piercings, when over 1,500 needles were inserted into his body during an event in Gillette

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International Fireworks Convention in Gillette Unleashes Epic Pyro Show (Video)

Gillette, Wyoming, calls itself the "energy capital of the nation". This week, they're showcasing a different kind of power.

The Pyrotechnics Guild International Fireworks Convention wraps up today

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