Today is Columbus Day and for some, it means a three-day weekend. Declared a federal holiday in 1937, it is observed on the second Monday in October and is a celebration of Christopher Columbus's arrival to North America on October 12th, 1492.
It's no news that this year is an election year and many considerate it one of the most important elections in many years. Voting gives us a voice in the process, an opportunity to be heard. A vote against something is just as important as a vote for it.
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - A state official says 14 workers have died in Wyoming so far this year. State workplace epidemiologist Mack Sewell says four each died in agriculture and transportation, three died in oil and gas industry-related incidents, two in construction and one in general industry.
The University of Wyoming Libraries are one step closer to being accepted into the Greater Western Library Alliance. UW Dean of Libraries Maggie Farrell says Alliance officials liked what they saw during a recent visit to the university.