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April 23rd Fun Facts and Famous Birthdays

Fun Facts and Famous Birthdays: Today is Zucchini Bread Day and Take a Chance Day. Model Gigi Hadid turns 22 today. Gigi started modeling at only 2 years old and was the face of the clothing line Guess in 2012. Playwright William Shakespeare was born on this date in 1564.... Continue Reading

April 22nd Fun Facts and Famous Birthdays

Fun Facts and Famous Birthdays: Today is Earth Day and Jelly Bean Day! Jack Nicholson is 80 today! He is famous for his dark roles in The Shining and The Departed. He was raised to believe that his grandparents were his parents and his mother was his sister.... Continue Reading

April 21st Famous Birthdays

Famous Birthdays: NFL quarterback Tony Romo turns 37 today.  Before retiring Romo set a number of Cowboys franchise records, including most career touchdown passes and most single season passing yards. Queen Elizabeth II was born on April 21st, 1926.  She is one of the longest reigning monarchs in British history and her coronation was the first to be televised in England.... Continue Reading

April 21st Fun Facts

Today’s Fun Facts: Today is Bulldogs Are Beautiful Day and Tea Day! Today’s number of the day:  15.3 million:  That’s the number of dollars in free publicity Corona beer has received by appearing in the Fast and Furious movies. The company doesn’t pay for the product placements — the makers of the movies like Corona.... Continue Reading

Some Western Wyoming Wildlife Areas to be Closed Longer

PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is delaying public access to some wildlife management areas around Pinedale this spring. The agency says one of the harshest winters in western Wyoming has caused extra stress on mule deer and human activity would only add to the problem.... Continue Reading

April 20th Famous Birthdays

Famous Birthdays: Carmen Electra is 45 today. She started her professional career as a dancer, working at the Kings Island amusement park. Star Trek and occasionally the Big Bang Theory’s George Takei was born on this date 80 years ago.  His first roles were providing voice-overs in English dubbed Japanese monster films, the most widely known being Godzilla.... Continue Reading

April 20th Fun Facts

Today’s Fun Facts: Today Is Volunteer Recognition Day and Cheddar Fries Day! Today’s number of the day:  3,978:  That’s the number of U.S. Government employees authorized to stamp a document as “Top Secret”. Today in History: On this date in 2010 an oil rig run by British Petroleum exploded in the Gulf of Mexico about 50 miles off the Louisiana coast, resulting in the largest off-shore oil spill in U.S.... Continue Reading

Wyoming Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing Money from Clients

  GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — The 30-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to stealing from the clients of a faith-based organization that helps convicted felons re-enter society in northeast Wyoming. Yelizaveta “Lisa” Zolotova of Gillette pleaded guilty to felony theft as part of a plea deal.... Continue Reading

Yellowstone Starts Opening Roads on Friday

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park on Friday will begin opening select roads that had been closed over the winter within the park. Roads opening at 8 a.m. Friday include Mammoth Hot Springs to Norris, Norris to Madison, Madison to Old Faithful, Madison to the West Entrance and Norris to Canyon Village.... Continue Reading