ROCK SPRINGS — Although COVID-19 has shut down theaters across the nation, Broadway remains closed, and many live shows are still waiting for their chance to play again, Western Wyoming Community College’s Performing Arts Program has persevered in finding ways to teach and present live theat…
CASPER — Special Olympics Wyoming will host a modified version of the annual Fall Tournament from Oct. 8-9. This year, the Fall Tournament will feature Individual Soccer Skills, Cycling and Bocce competitions.
ROCK SPRINGS — Western Wyoming Community College will host the annual Wyoming State Spelling Bee on March 20, 2021. Discounts will be offered to schools that register with Scripps before Oct. 16, 2020.
ROCK SPRINGS — 2020 hasn’t been kind to the performing arts industry but with help from local companies, the Broadway Theater will be able to book local and traveling entertainers.
ROCK SPRINGS — Kristy Nielson once took care of a young woman whose virus left her unable to walk. The woman was a patient in the nursing unit of the hospital in which Nielson worked.
LARAMIE — The registration period for teams to enter UW’s 21st annual John P. Ellbogen $50K Entrepreneurship Competition runs through Friday, Oct. 23. The competition is designed to encourage college students across Wyoming to act on their talents, ideas and energy to produce tomorrow’s lead…
NEW YORK (AP) — At last year's Latin Grammy Awards, popular reggaeton and Latin trap musicians such as J Balvin, Bad Bunny and Ozuna were dismissed in the show's top categories. This year, they dominate.
ROCK SPRINGS — Six families with sons in BSA Troop 86 are more prepared for an emergency because of their childrens’ participation in an emergency preparedness merit badge workshop. The workshop was conducted by counselor Vera Trefethen and committee member Jen Wiberg.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — Flags all across Wyoming and the United States were moved to half-staff for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Sept. 18.
ROCK SPRINGS — The bright colors or intricate patterns that draw the eye can be seen in quilts. Several pieces of quilted art are on display in the annual Sweetwater Quilters Open Exhibit at White Mountain Library now through Oct. 31.
LARAMIE — Seventy University of Wyoming students are enrolled in a new course — with a volunteer service focus — to help the UW campus and the community move forward during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.
ROCK SPRINGS — Knitting, Christmas cards for veterans and crocheting projects were worked on during the Busy Hands section of the Woman’s Club of Rock Springs on Sept. 22 at 333 Broadway.
Fall is my favorite season. The temperature is so comfortable, especially after coming out of a blazing hot summer, and the leaves turn into a paint pallet full of color.
NEW YORK (AP) — Toni Morrison is on the list. So are John Green and Harper Lee. And John Steinbeck and Margaret Atwood. All wrote books that were among the 100 most subjected to censorship efforts over the past decade, as compiled by the American Library Association.
NEW YORK (AP) — Two weeks shy of a year after abruptly quitting Fox News Channel with a declaration that "truth will always matter," Shepard Smith returns to television this week at his unexpected new home.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Carole Baskin, who became a pop culture sensation due to Netflix's docuseries "Tiger King," is being sued for defamation by a former assistant. As part of the lawsuit, the daughters of Baskin's former husband are seeking more information about what happened to their fath…
PINEDALE — Students will learn more about the University of Wyoming, UW alumni will connect with their alma mater, and members of the public will find out more about UW’s presence in Sublette County during The World Needs More Cowboys celebration Friday, Oct. 9, in Pinedale.
ROCK SPRINGS — Western Wyoming Community College’s Performing Arts Department will present “Dancing at Lughnasa” at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 1, 2, and 3 with a matinee at 1 p.m. on Oct. 3. The shows will be presented in-person on the theater stage, or via live stream.
LARAMIE — Mathew Waugh, a senior at the University of Wyoming, is the first UW Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadet to receive the Legion of Valor Bronze Cross for Achievement Award.
CHEYENNE — First lady Jennie Gordon’s Wyoming Hunger Initiative has partnered with Admiral Beverage in Worland to provide a refrigerated truck for Star Valley Meat Block, a participating processor in the newly launched Food from the Field program.
LARAMIE — Nicole Crawford has been appointed director of the University of Wyoming Art Museum, following approval by the UW Board of Trustees during its meeting on Sept. 17. Crawford, the longtime curator of collections, had been interim director since February.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Opera will skip an entire season for the first time in its nearly 140-year history and intends to return from the pandemic layoff next September with the company's first presentation of a Black composer, Terence Blanchard's "Fire Shut Up in My Bones."
ROCK SPRINGS — Western Wyoming Community College’s Michelle Schutten, a six-time tour leader, will host two informational meetings for upcoming Japan and British Isles cultural tours in 2021.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — The YWCA of Sweetwater County was awarded a $25,000 grant from the Wyoming Community Foundation Rock Springs Board.
LARAMIE — The University of Wyoming is partnering with the Albany County Public Library to offer a series of events to celebrate African American poetry in October.
SWEETWATER COUNTY — The Sweetwater County Historical Museum will switch to its winter hours — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday — beginning Thursday, Oct. 1.
ROCK SPRINGS — Cancer physicians from across the country participated in the American Society of Clinical Oncology Advocacy Summit, including Dr. Banu Symington, an oncologist/hematologist at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County’s Sweetwater Regional Cancer Center. She participated in the …
ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs Main Street/Urban Renewal Agency said one of its foremost goals is to expand the business base in downtown Rock Springs and grow the retail mix. To that end, the group announced Project Pop Up for the 2020 holiday season.
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