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The Pete Simpson Forum: Focus on the future, not the past

September 30, 2014

Wyoming’s people and leaders need to be bold about our future and courageous with our investments by investing in early childhood, education, technology and health …

Photo Friday Bighorn

Overcast day in Ten Sleep Canyon

September 26, 2014

Passing trough Bighorn National Forest, in a cloudy day.

Photo Friday young ropers

Young ropers look into the morning sun.

September 19, 2014

Young ropers look into the morning sun as they watch fellow competitors at the high school rodeo in Jackson on Sunday.

Energy WTE

Wyoming Tribune Eagle opinion: Legislative meddling hurting UW

September 18, 2014

Lawmakers are selling the school’s academic freedom to the energy industry. They need to back off.

Photo Friday Heart Mountain

Cold front coming over Heart Mountain

September 12, 2014

cold front coming over Heart Mountain from Montana

Photo Friday what a view

What a view

September 5, 2014

Close to Helen Lake in the Cloud Peak Wilderness of the Bighorn Mountains of Wyoming. What a view.

The Pitch

Lecture series kicks off with Sweetwater Gold Mining District

September 2, 2014

Lecture series kicks off with Sweetwater Gold Mining District
— September 2, 2014
(Press release) — The Sweetwater Gold Mining District will be the focus of September’s …

The Pitch

37-year lawsuit over water, tribal rights on Wind-Big Horn examined in UW event

September 1, 2014

The “general stream adjudication” of the Wind-Big Horn River will be officially wrapped up at the lower court level on Friday, Sept. 5. District Judge …

Photo Friday Jackson Hole's Car

Jackson Hole’s Original Valley Car

August 29, 2014

This is the original Jackson Hole valley car.

The Pitch

Gov Mead appoints panel to ‘improve’ science programs at University of Wyoming

August 25, 2014

Governor Matt Mead denies man’s role in climate change, and earlier this year refused to veto legislation blocking state department of education to consider Next …

Photo Friday Rocky Wyo

Rocky Country

August 22, 2014

Rocky Country ,Rawlins, built by the Union Pacific Railroad.

The Pitch

Bighorn National Forest seeks advisory members

August 15, 2014

The Bighorn National Forest is seeking to fill openings on the Bighorn Resource Advisory Committee. The committee’s duties include recommending projects and funding to improve …

The Pitch

Three Wyomingites appointed to BLM advisory council

August 15, 2014

Marilyn Mackey, Julia Stuble, and Truman Julian will serve on the Wyoming Resource Advisory Council, which advises the Bureau of Land Management on public land …

Photo Friday rainbow casper

Rainbow in the fields

August 15, 2014

Rainbow in the fields, just south of Casper.

The Pitch

Living and Working on the Land conference Sept. 3-4 in Sheridan

August 13, 2014

Backyard poultry, horse health, beekeeping, growing small fruits and alternative energy are among the topics at a Sept. 3-4 conference.

Photo Friday Hells angel

Hells Angel- National Rally

August 8, 2014

Harley Davidson bikes parked on Sheridan st. Hells Angel – National rally in Cody, Wyoming. July 29 – Aug 2.

The Pitch

University of Wyoming among federal grant recipients for CO2 storage efforts

August 7, 2014

The U.S. Department of Energy announced the selection of 13 projects to develop technologies and methodologies for geologic storage of carbon dioxide.

The Pitch

Delegation wants Grand Teton to keep road open

August 3, 2014

Delegation wants Grand Teton to keep road open

Photo Friday Castle Gardens

Castle Gardens

August 3, 2014

Hardscrabble – Castle Gardens, Wyoming

Photo Friday Devils Tower

Devils Tower at Sunset

July 11, 2014

The Black Hills have some of the most beautiful sunsets during the spring time. Devils Tower is framed in the distance by these wonderful colors