NOLS Celebrates 50 Years with 10th Mountain Division Living History Display

(Lander, Wyo.) – As part of the NOLS 50th Anniversary Celebration, the 10th Mountain Division is hosting a Living History Display featuring the uniforms and equipment that Paul Petzoldt, founder of NOLS, helped develop for the Army. The display includes mountaineering equipment, skis, sleeping bags, packs, climbing boots, and a display of military mountaineering medicine from that time.

The 50th Birthday Bash is this Saturday! Celebrate 50 Years of Excellence with us.

(Riverton, Wyo) – St. Margaret’s Catholic School is inviting all alumni, benefactors, former staff, families and community members to celebrate 50 Years of Excellence! The no-cost event is this Saturday, October 10th beginning with Mass in St. Margaret’s church at 5pm. Following Mass (around 6pm) there will be a hot dog and brat dinner in the school gym. Many former staff members, principals and pastors will be in attendance and the archives of old pictures have been prepared for viewing!

House votes to lift Crude Oil Export Ban; Wyoming’s Lummis praised bi-partisan effort

(Washington, D.C. )– Today the U.S. House voted 261-159 to increase American energy production and spur economic growth by passing bipartisan legislation to lift the 40 year old ban on crude oil exports. The export ban was put in place in 1975 in response to the Arab oil embargo. Since then the U.S. has become a leading producer of oil in the world, but the policy has not changed, jeopardizing the ability of American production to stay globally competitive, a news release from the Congressional Western Caucus said.

“…they can teach us so much – not just in words, but in how they deal with life, illness and loss.”

(Riverton, Wyo) – Seniors have a wealth of lifetime experience and can teach us so much – which is why Dr. Candy Turner values caring for her elderly and hospice patients. “I like caring for the elderly and hospice patients because I feel they deserve respect and dignity, and because they can teach us so much – not just in words, but in how they deal with life, illness and loss,” Turner said.”I feel like I receive from them far more than I give them.”