Labor Day

41% of Companies Will Make People Work on Labor Day [VIDEO]
There’s something about being forced to work on Labor Day that seems so un-American.  But since we’re a country that never takes vacation days anymore, maybe it actually makes sense. A new study found 97% of companies will give at least some of their employees a paid day off on La…
What Does Labor Day Mean to You?
It sounds a little silly, doesn’t it? It’s Labor Day and that means a day off for most. Although the word labor basically means work, it’s more of a celebration of work. Without giving you the boring history of Labor Day, I use it as a day to show some respect and give thanks fo…
Wyoming Fort Bridger Rendezvous On Now [VIDEO]
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube Bringing to life the fur trading era of 1825 to 1840, The Fort Bridger Rendezvous is on this Labor Day weekend. It began in 1843 by the legendary mountain man Jim Bridger, who built a small fort with a blacksmith shop in southwestern Wyoming. It would prove to…
Labor Day Gas Prices In Wyoming – Ouch!
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube 3/4 of all Americans likely road trip before the unofficial end of summer, Labor Day weekend, one of the busiest travel times of the year. AAA says nearly 35 million Americans will drive at least 50 miles from home, with 86% going by car. Gas pr…
Good News: Wyoming Gas Prices Down
With Labor Day weekend and the driving that goes with it on the way, it’s great to see our gasoline prices doing a minor retreat. The National average is $3.432. In Cheyenne, the least expensive gas is $3.47 at Sapp Bros 12500 I-80 Service Rd & US-30 and $3.49 at Loves 3305 W College Dr. …
Labor Day DUI Crackdown In Natrona County
Labor Day weekend is coming up. For many of us, that means an extra day off, backyard barbecues and visiting friends and family. Unfortunately, it also means a sharp increase in drunk-driving-related fatalities. August Crackdown 2014 will be Aug. 15 through Sept. 1, and law enforcement will be aggre…
Places In Casper To Celebrate Labor Day- Our Top 5
I always thought that Labor Day was one of the most ironic holidays in American history. This was simply due to the fact that I never really knew what the point of Labor Day actually was. Because of this, I thought it to be funny that we all got a day off on Labor Day. […]
The Best Labor Day Sales on the Web
Labor Day means a three day weekend and respite from hard work for many, but it also means it's the season for end-of-summer deals. Here are some of the best savings of the season, from clothing to back-to-school gear.   American Eagle 1 American Eagle     All men's and wome…
Best Places to Find A Labor Day Sale in Casper- Our Top 5
Let’s be honest here- nobody really knows, or cares, what Labor Day actually celebrates. The things we do know and/or care about is that we love it because it’s a day off work, we hate it because it signifies the end of summer, women shouldn’t wear white after it, and more often…