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Randy Tucker
Jun 2, 2019

q The big national carriers could learn a lot from our small, local provider. In the past couple of years I've learned more than I ever wanted to about air ...

Randy Tucker
May 28, 2019

It's officially over for another school year. The 2018-19 prep athletic season in Fremont County was one for the record books. Beginning with the first ...

Randy Tucker
May 22, 2019

There might be something in the socks. At the Wyoming state high school track meet in Casper, there are requirements for the uniforms the athletes must wear. ...


Randy Tucker
May 21, 2019

Athletes in California, Texas and Arizona, and in most states generally, don't have to worry about anything but preparing for their events in their respective ...

Randy Tucker
May 14, 2019

In the days of VHS tape, coaches often snapped the little write-protection tab on the upper left corner of the tape after a memorable game. That way, there was ...

Randy Tucker
May 5, 2019

Was there ever a place as forbidding and, often, disgusting as the men's room at service stations back in the 1960s? If you're of similar vintage to mine, you ...


Randy Tucker
Apr 28, 2019

As Americans we claim we value courage. As with most generalizations, courage comes in many forms. When I think of athletic courage, my thoughts don't have to ...

Randy Tucker
Apr 28, 2019

My late friend Bill Helms often lamented on changes in the hiring procedures by the federal wilderness agencies. I wasn't privy to how these people were hired, ...

Randy Tucker
Apr 23, 2019

My old friend and fellow coach Harold Bailey had some memorable sayings. "There are two kinds of coaches," he said, "those who have been fired and those who ...


Randy Tucker
Apr 21, 2019

I've spent a few hours each day this week building a boundary fence on the property line of a house and small acreage we're trying to sell. I've enjoyed ...

Randy Tucker
Apr 16, 2019

Endless debates occupy sports fans. Who would win, Rocky Marciano or Muhammed Ali? Who was faster, Jesse Owens or Usain bolt? Who was better, Babe Ruth or ...

Randy Tucker
Apr 14, 2019

The University of Wyoming gave my daughter Staci a copy of Malcolm Gladwell's "The Tipping Point" during freshman orientation. In classic freshman fashion, ...


Randy Tucker
Mar 26, 2019

The magic of writing a story that purports to list an event, person or action as a unique, one-of-a-kind experience in a small community is that there is ...

Randy Tucker
Mar 24, 2019

I was looking for a cable at one of those big-box stores a few years ago, and an obviously confused woman came up to me and asked, "Do you know anything about ...

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