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Merle Haggard’s Wyoming Concerts [Video]
As music fans across the world mourn the loss of Merle Haggard, here’s a look back at several of his legendary concerts in Wyoming. Haggard first graced the stage at Cheyenne Frontier Days in 1979. He came back to the Cowboy State thirty years later, performing at the Cheyenne Civic Center an…
Wyoming is the Second Least-Visited State in the Country
Every year, over 10 million tourists will visit wonderful Wyoming. That might sound like a lot, but it’s actually one of the lowest tourism rates in the country. According to a new Thrillist article titled “The Least Visited States in America, and Why You Should Go to Each“, onl…
Cheyenne Sees Strong Summer Tourism Season
Christmas in July was a good one for Cheyenne businesses. This year’s “Daddy of ’em All” drew just over 266,000 paid attendees, the second largest crowd in Cheyenne Frontier Days history behind the 100th celebration in 1996. Mayor Rick Kaysen says he’s still waitin…
Rylee Anderson Named CFD’s 2016 Lady-In-Waiting
  Rylee Anderson has been named the Cheyenne Frontier Days Lady-In-Waiting for 2016. Anderson, who is the daughter of Robb and Elaine Anderson, is a 2014 graduate of Burns High School. She currently attends Laramie County Community College, majoring in agriculture education. Anderson grew up ac…
CFD Names New Committee Chairs
The 120th “Daddy of ’em All” will see the replacement of five chairman. Outgoing Cheyenne Frontier Days General Chairman Darin Westby will hand over the reins to current Concessions Chairman Bill Berg. Alan Stoinski will be the new Concessions Chairman, Scott Fleming the ne…
Horse Tests Positive For Virus
  CHEYENNE — A horse in Wyoming has tested positive for a virus that can cause painful sores in infected animals, according to the Associated Press Wyoming Livestock Board officials said Thursday the horse that tested positive for vesicular stomatitis is the first case diagnosed in the s…

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