CHEYENNE – Ikua Purdy might not have known a soul in Cheyenne when, after travel by steamship and train, he arrived in the frontier town from Honolulu in 1908.
ROCK SPRINGS – Rock Springs should be filled with cowboy hats, trucks, horse trailers and rope when the Sweetwater Events Complex hosts the 2020 World Series of Team Roping qualifier at the grandstands June 26-28.
POWELL — The Cody Stampede Rodeo is officially a go. Leaders of the annual event say they're moving forward with four full rodeos, which will be held July 1-4.
ROCK SPRINGS – The National High School Finals Rodeo will relocate to the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie, Oklahoma, in 2020 after losing its spot in Lincoln, Nebraska, due to coronavirus restrictions. The Sweetwater Events Complex and Gillette Cam-plex were unsuccessful in their efforts to land the event.
ROCK SPRINGS – The Sweetwater Events Complex has officially thrown its hat into the ring to host the 2020 National High School Finals Rodeo after it lost its originally scheduled host site. Gillette is also looking to be a last-minute replacement.
GILLETTE — Campbell County Commissioners and Campbell County Public Health support a plan for Cam-plex to possibly host the National High School Finals Rodeo in July.
CHEYENNE – Just a few years ago, a global pandemic – or perhaps a more foreseeable disaster – could have spelled the end of Cheyenne Frontier Days.
CODY — In a reversal to a statement made by Gov. Mark Gordon on Wednesday and continued Friday morning regarding the state’s six biggest rodeos being cancelled, the Cody Stampede Board announced in a press release Friday that it is still trying to hold the 101st Cody Stampede Rodeo and Xtrem…
CHEYENNE (AP) — Country singer Blake Shelton still remains scheduled to appear on center stage. Same with the biggest names in the rodeo game.
SHERIDAN -- Sheridan Travel and Tourism is partnering with the Sheridan WYO Rodeo, city of Sheridan and Wyoming businesses to host the second Sheridan WYO Winter Rodeo on Feb. 15-23.
ROCK SPRINGS — A partnership between the local United Mine Workers of America and Rock Springs Police Department will provide load-bearing vests to lighten the weight carried by 36 police officers.
CHEYENNE – Wyoming native JR Vezain continues rehabbing after breaking his back during a September 2018 rodeo, but he received a surprise check this week from Wyoming’s Unclaimed Property Division of the State Treasurer’s Office.