The 2014 MLK, Jr. Day and Wyoming Equality Day march will be held Monday afternoon in Riverton.

The 2014 MLK, Jr. Day and Wyoming Equality Day march will be held Monday afternoon in Riverton. County10.com file photo (Fremont County, Wyo.) –  Tomorrow, Monday, on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day across the United States, and Equality Day here in Wyoming, Wyoming Indian High School students are inviting all county residents to join them in a Celebration of Unity. The event will include a march from Riverton City Park to City Hall, and some brief remarks. The event is being coordinated by WIHS instructor Colleen Whalen, who announced the event with an open letter to county residents. It is copied below: “Dear Fremont County, Every year since 2003 there has been a Martin Luther King Walk on Equality Day. We would like to invite you to join us in our Celebration of Unity this year. Wyoming Indian High School organized this Celebration of Unity to honor the students and citizens that started this tradition in 2003. You may remember that in December of 2002 a national hate group, World Church of the Creator, declared they would move its national headquarters to Riverton. In response a county wide group, Wind River Unity, was created. Wyoming Indian High School students, working with ...

Source: county10.com