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By Randy Tucker
Feb 12, 2019

I've been accused (if that's the right word) of being a Wind River Cougars fan. But, just last Friday, someone told me I wrote about Wyoming Indian High School ...

By Randy Tucker
Feb 10, 2019

A phrase claimed by Mark Twain, once uttered by Henry Ford, and often attributed to Albert Einstein, goes like this: "If you always do what you've always ...

By Robert H. Peck
Feb 8, 2019

O grilled cheese, long a stalwart favorite, can there be a better meal than thou? Unparalleled in both ease and comfort, you've ascended to cultural ...


By Clair McFarland
Feb 7, 2019

I've been a runner for 15 years, so I'm friends with pain. Runner's knee, plantar fasciitis, bursitis, chronic frostbite, intestinal scarring (yes you can ...

By Randy Tucker
Feb 5, 2019

As of next month the Wyoming state high school basketball tournament will have been played in Casper for 36 straight years, perhaps with one or two ...

By Randy Tucker
Feb 3, 2019

It's called the cascade effect. You start with a specific goal in mind, and, suddenly, other issues start springing up like mushrooms. We built a second house ...


By Robert H. Peck
Feb 1, 2019

I put it to you that there are few moments in our lives we feel lower than when scraping snow and ice off a car. It doesn't seem so miserable until you're out ...

Betty Starks Case
Jan 31, 2019

How important is a local full-service hospital to we who live in Riverton and in the many rural miles of Fremont County, Wyoming? A good way to clarify that ...

By Randy Tucker
Jan 27, 2019

I often recall my first election in Niobrara County back in November 1980. I was at pre-season basketball practice running open gym for the Lusk Tigers. ...


By Randy Tucker
Jan 22, 2019

That dreaded 'delete' key strikes again They say no good deed ever goes unpunished. While writing about a great basketball team doesn't necessarily ...

By Robert H. Peck
Jan 18, 2019

I look on sleep with envy even more than I ever did as a younger person. It's because I don't get any. Not very much, at least. Not that I don't have time ...

Betty Starks Case
Jan 17, 2019

"Write what you know." That's the advice and guidance I've heard most often repeated by writing instructors. I received encouraging comments from male ...


By Randy Tucker
Jan 13, 2019

I watched perhaps the saddest example of what passes for presidential leadership in my lifetime this week as President Trump rattled off mythical statistics to ...

By Robert H. Peck
Jan 11, 2019

Leaving a place used to simply mean leaving behind the location, the objects there, the people I knew. As I've developed my birding hobby, it's also come to ...

By Clair McFarland
Jan 10, 2019

I'll have you know I didn't lose my cat. I merely misplaced her. The day after Christmas I wrote a tale from the perspective of a stray cat who had been ...


By Randy Tucker
Jan 8, 2019

"Offense is a 3-point shot or a dunk. Defense is a blocked shot." So goes the lament of those who miss the classic game of basketball -- game as it was played ...

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