July

4th Of July Respect For Combat Veterans
Subscribe to K2 Radio on Youtube Celebrating America’s birthday on the 4th of July usually involves fireworks. Legalities aside, there is factor to consider. Fireworks can trigger Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in those who fought for our country. Fireworks can sound like gunfire and other ex…
Contracts To Buy U.S. Homes Hits 2-Year High
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans signed the most contracts to buy homes in July than at any other point in the last two years, further evidence of a housing recovery. The National Association of Realtors says its index of sales agreements for previously occupied homes jumped 2.4 percent in July to…
Wyo. Jobless Rate Up Slightly In July
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming’s unemployment rate increased slightly in July to 5.6 percent — the second straight month the state’s jobless rate has gone up. The rate is up from June’s 5.4 percent. The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services noted that the July ra…
Visits To Yellowstone Down Slightly In July
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — The number of people visiting Yellowstone National Park declined slightly in July, compared to a year ago. The National Park Service reports 888,335 visitors to the park last month. That is down 2.1 percent from the nearly 907,000 visitors in July 2011. …
Motorcycle Clubs To Rally In Lander In July
LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — Two motorcycle clubs have made plans for a large rally and an overnight stay in the Lander area next month. Vietnam Vets and Legacy Vets motorcycle clubs based throughout Wyoming will hold their 22nd annual Wyoming Thunder run to honor Wyoming Vietnam Veterans with memoria…
Merle Haggard To Perform At Cheyenne Frontier Days
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Country music legend Merle Haggard plans to play Cheyenne Frontier Days this summer. Event organizers announced Tuesday that Haggard would play July 22 with Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band as the opening act. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle (http://bit.ly/ze6wPK