Navy veteran Larry Riley is pictured working on the USS Arlington — a ship that played a key role in the recovery of the Apollo 11 astronauts. Courtesy photo.

POWELL — Top secret missions, military cover-ups and literal run-ins with the president of the United States may seem like something out of a Hollywood movie, but Navy veteran Larry Riley of Powell has led a life that feels like it could be straight out of an action film.  Riley was a petty officer...
LARAMIE — Interstate 80 is coming under scrutiny again as the Wyoming Department of Transportation has made an informal proposal to the federal government to consider a reroute of the interstate to cut down on winter closures. The proposed reroute would follow U.S. Highway 30, interchanging at...
Historic blizzard moves needle on drought conditions   By John D. Taylor Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via Wyoming News Exchange   CHEYENNE — During a monthly weather briefing last week, Cheyenne National Weather Service Meteorologist Jared Allen talked about the “welcome moisture” last weekend’s record-...
UW collaborators help transcribe early modern manuscript   By Marissa Taylor Laramie Boomerang Via Wyoming News Exchange   LARAMIE — If you would like to learn what food recipes and medicine were like in early modern life, now you can. A 17th to 18th century manuscript containing early modern...

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512 Propaganda, a bucking bull raised in Weston County by the Podio family, at the Badlands Circuit Finals in Minot, N.D. 512 Propaganda will be making an appearance at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in December, along with Braggin Rights, a bare back horse raised by the Wilson family in Kyle, S.D. The Wilsons and the Podios are partners in Muddy Creek ProRodeo, a stock contractor in the PRCA.

KateLynn Slaamot NLJ Correspondent   The Podio family, owners of the Circle Nine Cattle Company, have been raising bucking bulls on their land for the amateur rodeo circuit for about a decade, according to Rebecca Podio. However, recently they became pro rodeo stock contractors, and they are...

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