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Wyoming Arts Council announces Governor's Arts Award recipients
Posted on: Tuesday, December 16, 2014  |  Wyoming Arts Council

The Wyoming Arts Council has announced that Governor Matthew H. Mead has selected Jim Wilcox of Jackson, Tom Lucas of Dubois and Zachary Pullen of Casper as the recipients of the 2014 Wyoming Governor’s Arts Awards. They will be honored at the annual Governor’s Arts Awards Gala on February 27, at Little America in Cheyenne.  

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Fort Phil Kearny host Fetterman Battlefield tour
Posted on: Monday, December 15, 2014  |  State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails

A tour held in remembrance of the 148th Anniversary of the Fetterman Fight will be held at Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site beginning 

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Snowmobilers reminded of permit price increase
Posted on: Thursday, December 11, 2014  |  Trails

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow. Despite recent Spring-like temperatures, snowmobile season will soon return to the Cowboy State, and the Wyoming Division of State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails reminds the public that a new fee structure will be in effect this year.  

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First Day Hikes add door prizes to event
Posted on: Thursday, December 11, 2014  |  State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails

In what is becoming an increasingly popular New Year’s Day activity, Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails provides “First Day Hikes” – a perfect way for Wyoming residents to celebrate the new year outdoors.  

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Author Michael A. Amundson to sign book at State Museum
Posted on: Thursday, December 11, 2014  |  Wyoming State Museum

Author Michael A. Amundson will be at the Wyoming State Museum on Dec. 18 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to sign his book “Wyoming Revisited: Rephotographing the Scenes of Joseph E. Stimson.”  

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Wyoming Arts Council selected to participate in arts assistance pilot program
Posted on: Thursday, December 04, 2014  |  Wyoming Arts Council

Wyoming has been selected to join Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education, as part of a ten state team administering a three-year pilot program to strengthen arts education.  

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Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund awards more than $250k in grants
Posted on: Thursday, December 04, 2014  |  State Parks and Cultural Resources

Cultural organizations throughout Wyoming will benefit from more than $250,000 in recently awarded Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund grants.  

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Wyoming's Geologic History Focus of State Museum Lecture
Posted on: Wednesday, December 03, 2014  |  Wyoming State Museum

Wyoming’s geologic history will be the focus of December’s Wyoming State Museum Lecture Series presentation, December 11 at 7 p.m.  

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