Swingtime Canteen

Swingtime Canteen on stage in Lander Tuesday evening in free performance

(Lander, Wyo.) – As an end-of-season treat, the Lander Community Concert Association invites the public to a special Tuesday, June 24th performance of Swingtime Canteen, a fast-paced homage to the great swing hits of the 1940s.  This concert is free, there is no admission charge, but donations are welcome.   In a news release, the association suggested family and friends could join the fun and dress in 1940s period costume and dance in the aisles. Period attire is not required.

Grizzly bear file photo by BURDE Photography/Shutterstock.

Grizzly Bear Study Team research begins in Yellowstone

(Yellowstone National Park) – Biologists with the Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team (IGBST) and Yellowstone National Park will be conducting scientific grizzly bear and black bear research operations in Yellowstone National Park from June 24 through October 31, as part of the ongoing monitoring of the activities and population of grizzly bears within the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.

Fort Washakie Firefighters are pictured cutting a door off of a vehicle during a Jaws of Life Demonstration at the Wind River Summer Safety Fair at Ethete on Wednesday.  (eo)

Wind River Safety Fair demonstrated vehicle rollovers, Jaws of Life & Safety Information

(Ethete, Wyo.) – Over 400 people showed up to gather information from nearly three dozen representatives from 19 tribal, federal, state, county and non-profit agencies Wednesday at the Wind River Summer Safety Fair held at the Ethete Powwow Grounds.


CAST of Fremont Co – Hiring Addiction Therapist/Clinical Social Worker – Lander

(Lander, Wyo) – The Court Assisted Supervised Treatment (CAST) program of Fremont County is seeking a Licensed Addiction Therapist or a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with experience in addiction therapy.  This individual will provide Intensive Outpatient Treatment and Relapse Prevention Treatment in group settings, as well as deliver one-on-one counseling to adult clients who have substance abuse issues and are in the criminal justice system.  Adherence to ethical codes, maintaining strict confidentially, ability to work effectively with a team, and maintaining quality and current documentation is a must.


Summer starts Saturday; it’s summertime, summertime, summertime!

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Today, Friday, is the last official day of spring. Summer begins at 4:51 a.m. Saturday morning, mountain time, and tomorrow is officially the longest day of the year. The National Weather Service Forecast Office in Riverton produced a summer graphic to explain why it is the start of summer. See that above.  For a look at the weekend weather weather briefing, click on this link.