Famous Birthdays – June 24

Today’s Birthdays: Actress Michele Lee is 75. Singer Arthur Brown is 75. Actor-director Georg Stanford Brown is 74. Guitarist Jeff Beck is 73. Singer Colin Blunstone of The Zombies is 72. Drummer Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac is 70. Actor Peter Weller is 70.... Continue Reading

Today In Entertainment History – June 24th

On June 24, 1965, John Lennon’s second book, “A Spaniard in the Works,” was published. In 1967, Jefferson Airplane’s “White Rabbit” and Procol Harum’s “Whiter Shade of Pale” were released. In 1972, Helen Reddy released the song “I Am Woman.” In 1973, Al Kooper reunited with the original Blues Project for a concert in New York’s Central Park.... Continue Reading

UW Art Museum’s Annual Gala to Celebrate Art

The University of Wyoming Art Museum will host its 24th annual gala fundraiser, “Art is the Answer,” Saturday, Oct. 21, at 6 p.m. in the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center. “Art is the Answer” is planned as a fun-filled, festive evening of fine food, libations, music and dancing, friends and an expansive auction with Wyoming-made products, experiences, resources and art.... Continue Reading

Wyoming Senators Note GOP Proposed Health Changes

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Republican U.S. Sen. John Barrasso says the GOP health care proposal isn’t perfect but is a vast improvement over the current law enacted by President Barack Obama and Democrats. Barrasso says after seven years of disruption and disappointment under the Affordable Care Act, it’s urgent to enact a new law that puts patients first and begins to stabilize insurance markets that teeter on the verge of collapse.... Continue Reading
Laramie News

Counterfeit Currency in Laramie

The Laramie Police Department has responded to two separate calls where very distinctive counterfeit currency has been recovered.  The counterfeit $50 dollar and $100 dollar bills have colorful emblems and Chinese symbols or letters on them.  They do not have the watermark that is found on real U.S.... Continue Reading