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Mildred Harris
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The Scandalous Story of Wyoming’s Leading Lady Mildred Harris

By the time she was 16 years old, Wyoming native Mildred Harris was among the most well known actresses in the world when her torrid love affair with Charlie Chaplin became the first tabloid scandal in Hollywood history...

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The Jack Spiker Parking Facility in downtown Cheyenne currently stands at the corner once occupied by the Whitehead Building on 16th and Eddy (now Pioneer Avenue). Doug Randall, Townsquare Media.
The Jack Spiker Parking Facility in downtown Cheyenne currently stands at the corner once occupied by the Whitehead Building on 16th and Eddy (now Pioneer Avenue). Doug Randall, Townsquare Media.
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Cheyenne’s First Permanent Structure: The Whitehead Building

When Cheyenne was established in 1867, the bustling town was essentially a collection of tents housing workers and merchants who had come to the area following the Union Pacific Railroad...

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Utah Jazz v Los Angeles Lakers
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Grading Larry Nance, Jr’s Rookie Season

Most of the so-called experts never expected Larry Nance, Jr. to get drafted, let alone make an impact in the NBA.

The University of Wyoming star was a surprise selection when the Los Angeles Lakers drafted him in the first round last year...

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Jealous Wife
A jealous wife finds a photograph of her cheating husband's sweetheart. General Photographic Agency, Getty Images.
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Wyoming’s Most Scandalous Affair: Harry and Maude Hynds

Decades before he became one of Wyoming's most well respected businessmen and generous philanthropists, Harry Hynds was nearly hung for killing his wife's lover...

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Music Hall
circa 1877: The Hall of Wheels music hall in Cheyenne, one of the most popular in the West. Three Lions, Getty Images
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Cheyenne’s First Mayor, H.M. Hook

In 1867, scouts for the Union Pacific Railroad arrived at the Crow Creek Crossing to survey the path for their westward expansion. Just over a month later, approximately 600 men had arrived and the town of Cheyenne was born...

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Wyoming v Boise State
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Battle of the Barrel Men: Wyoming’s Cowboy Ken Koretos vs. Denver’s Tim McKernan

If you're brown and gold on Saturdays and orange and blue on Sundays, this will be a tough decision. It's our Battle of the Barrel Men showdown between Wyoming's very own Cowboy Ken Koretos and legendary Denver Broncos fan, the late Tim McKernan...

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Seneca Riggins, Townsquare Media
Seneca Riggins, Townsquare Media
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An Open Challenge to Cheyenne City Councilman Richard Johnson

Last night, I was publicly called out by City Councilman Richard Johnson. The Councilman, who represents Cheyenne's 3rd Ward, believes that the local media has unfairly targeted him and besmirched his good name...

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Wyoming’s Fiercest Political Rivalry: Frances Warren vs. Joseph Carey

Frances E. Warren and Joseph Carey are widely regarded among the most influential men in Wyoming history. Although they both played a pivotal role in the establishment and government of the Cowboy State, they were bitter rivals with a profound dislike for each other...

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'Star Wars Identities' Exhibtion Press Preview & VIP Opening
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Wyoming Actor Lands Dream Role in New Star Wars Film

Worland native and University of Wyoming alum K. Harrison Sweeney says he was recently cast to voice the part of "Jabba the Hutt" in an upcoming Star Wars movie.

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U.S. President George W. Bush Walks with Friend
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Wyoming Residents With Famous Names

Did you know Bill Clinton lives in Wyoming? So does George Bush, Tom Hanks, Michael Jordan, John Kennedy and Jim Morrison. In fact, there's quite a few regular, ordinary citizens with famous names that call the Cowboy State home...

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Old Tucson Studios
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The Five Most Legendary Gunfights in Wyoming History

Wyoming culture is steeped with legendary tales of outlaws and gunslingers. The past comes to life every summer as tourists flock to witness reenactments of wild west shootouts on the streets of Cheyenne, Cody, Jackson, Laramie, and Sheridan...

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Photo Courtesy of Richard Johnson, You Have Failed This City Facebook Page
Photo Courtesy of Richard Johnson, You Have Failed This City Facebook Page
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Cheyenne’s Dirtiest Politician Vows to Clean Up His Act

Richard Johnson is a Cheyenne City Councilman, representing Ward 3. He's also one of the most outspoken and outrageous political figures in the Capital City...

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