State Representative John Patton of Sheridan died Sunday afternoon after a months-long battle against a lung inflammation. He was 84 years old. His wife, Virginia, said he died shortly after 3:30, with his entire family at his side.
As the weather warms, outdoor enthusiasts are eager to get out-of-doors right along with the bears that are waking up from a long winter. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding a series of seminars across the state reminding people to be ‘bear aware’.
Jackalopes are those mythical creatures found across the American West. Some people say they’re really just jackrabbits with deer antlers that come out at dusk. They can be enticed out with a carrot and a little peanut butter. Some have been known to grow to the size of a pony.