Relive ‘Nature Boy’ Ric Flair’s Best Wyoming Matches…Woooooo
‘The Nature Boy’ Ric Flair is the greatest professional wrestler of all time. During his illustrious career, the former 16 time world champion competed in nearly 6,000 matches. Here’s a look back at five nights when the limousine riding, jet plane flying, wheeling, dealing,…
Pokes Poll Predicts The Wyoming Cowboys Will Go 9-3 This Season
Last week, we asked you to predict how many games the University of Wyoming football team will win this year. The most popular pick in our preseason Pokes poll was a record of 9-3. 26.67% of voters think Wyoming will win 9 games. 26.1% predict the Cowboys will go 8-4. 18% said the Pokes will [Ȃ…
New Study Shows How Far Your Money Goes In Wyoming
Make it rain, Wyoming. Here in the Cowboy State, 96 cents is worth a dollar. According to a new study, money goes further in Wyoming than in other parts of the country. They estimate that $100 will buy $103.95 in goods and services. By way of comparison, $100 is only worth $84.18 in Hawaii. The [[&#x…
Frontier Prison Is Named Wyoming’s Worst Tourist Trap
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube Every year, over 10 million tourists visit Wyoming. According to a new list, there’s one place they should avoid. Business Insider recently ranked “The Worst Tourist Trap in Each State“, naming the Frontier Prison in Rawlins as Wyomin…
Former Wyoming Cowboys Shine in NFL Preseason Openers [VIDEO]
Tom Brady may have found another target. Last night, former Wyoming tight end Jacob Hollister, who was signed as an undrafted free agent, tallied 7 receptions for 116 yards for the New England Patriots in their preseason opener against Jacksonville. Undrafted rookie Jacob Hollister sitting down and …
Maverick Schutte Makes It Though Another Open Heart Surgery
Yesterday, Maverick Schutte underwent open heart surgery again. In his short life, the 7-year old Cheyenne boy, born with a congenital disease that affects his heart and lungs, has had more than 30 surgical procedures. The operation was risky, as doctors replaced a stent in Maverick’s pulmona…
There Are Now Less Than 100 Working Payphones in Wyoming
If you travel across Wyoming, you stand a better chance of seeing a bear than a payphone. According to an online payphone directory, there are now less than 100 of them still in service. Like bears, most of the few payphones left are in or around Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Park. The direct…
Happy 71st Birthday To The Wyoming Air National Guard
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube 71 years ago today, on August 11, 1946, the Wyoming Air National Guard was officially created. Over the years, the 153rd Airlift Wing has flown in the Korean War, Vietnam, the invasion of Panama, the Gulf War and the War on Terror. The group also assisted huma…