History

Wyoming Top Shot Competitor Continues To Do Well [AUDIO]
Last week we told you about Thayne, Wyoming hunter and outfitter Tim Trefern and his being picked for the History Channel’s reality shooting show Top Shot.  You can see that story HERE. This week, after watching last night’s show, we wanted to check in with Tim and hear about the …
Halloween’s Ancient Traditions
                                              Millions of dollars will be spent on Halloween this year. Its a big deal in this country, but the tradition began a long time ago and on a …
Were Historic Items Lost After 9/11 Terrorist Attacks?
When a pair of hijacked planes hit the Twin Towers on September 11, 2001, almost 3,000 lives were lost — and it’s now coming to light that countless documents, records, and irreplaceable pieces of art were, as well. The missing items include letters written by Helen Keller, tens of tho…
This Day in History for June 7, 2011
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history: 1654 – Louis XIV becomes King of France (More info) 1776 – Richard Henry Lee of Virginia introduces a resolution in the Continental Congress proposing a Declaration of Independence (More info) 1862 …
Armed Forces Day Celebrated Today [AUDIO]
Because of the inclement weather expected for today the Armed Forces Day celebration has been moved from Veterans Park to the Elks Lodge at 108 E. 7th Street.  This year’s Armed Forces Day principal speaker will be Major General K. Luke Reiner, The adjutant General of Wyoming. He as…
Fort Casper Museum Calls For Volunteers
If you like history and you like people you might also enjoy a volunteer opportunity at the Fort Casper Museum. The museum in Mills has a call out for summer volunteers. “Coming up on the Spring and Summer we are a lot busier here at the museum with school groups and with visitors coming thro…
The Interweave Of History
Two books, one in the making and the other ready for pre-sale, show and tell the history of both Natrona County and the Wyoming Medical Center.  Casper Native and Historian, Rebecca Hunt talks with Ktwo Radio’s, Karen Snyder, and describes how the simultaneous research on both projects w…