Fremont County, WY is a wildly diverse and geographically huge rural Wyoming community. The County 10 Podcast host Jerrad Anderson keeps you updated on what's happening locally including news, sports, events and more. Then shares the mic with locals from all walks of life and lets you listen in on the conversation! Brought to you by the 10Cast Network and the team at county10.com.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently sat down with Marketing Specialist Maycee Manzanares from Teton Therapy and Maggie Viani, member of the Wind River Parkinson's Group to discuss their joint venture "Power Punch Parkinson's." The program is a partnership between Teton Therapy, the Wind River Parkinson's Group, and the Parkinson's Association of the Rockies, and will incorporate physical training and boxing to help combat the debilitating effects of Parkinson's Disease. Classes are free of charge, and open to those with Parkinson's and their caregivers. Classes will be led by Teton Therapy Technician Hawk Cain, a boxer with more than 3 years of experience, who currently boxes with the Lander Boxing Club. h/t Teton Therapy image Check out the full Coffee Time interview below, where Maycee fills us in on the event details, and Maggie shares her experience of having Parkinson's and what she and the Wind River group aim to accomplish with the partnership. "We hope to float like butterflies, more than sting like bees!" Maggie commented. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Oakley Boycott, Community Outreach Coordinator from the Lander Art Center (LAC), recently stopped by the 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM studio and chatted with Coffee Time host Vince Tropea about the upcoming Red Desert Audubon art exhibition coming up in late January. h/t Lander Art Center image The submission deadline for artists wanting to showcase their work is January 12th, and you can find application information here. Oakley also filled us in on newly appointed Education Coordinator Alexandria Beyer's efforts to get more teachers at the LAC, the need for more community engagement in the arts, and other general happenings at the LAC. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Boycott below, which begins around the 6 minute 30 second mark. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
The end of 2021 is here and County 10's morning show give you the top things to look forward to for 2022. There are some big things coming up for the new year! Here are some of the things that Jerrad and Charene talk about with things to look forward to in 2022: The Olympics, the winter games hosted in Beijing February 2022. The Queens Jubilee, a year long event at Buckingham Palace.Two total lunar eclipses May 16 and Nov. 22.Star studded lineup for the Super Bowl halftime show. Big time anniversaries, 50 years for both "Price is Right" and "The Godfather".Betty White turns 100! Series finales for "This is Us," "Better Call Saul," "Ozark" and "Dead to Me". Cheaper iPhone repairs. Wishing everyone a Happy and safe start to 2022.
(Fremont County, WY) - Pete Abrahams and Cody Beers from the Wyoming Department of Transportation and Lander Police Department Chief Scott Peters joined Jerrad Anderson to chat about a wide-scale crackdown on drunk and impaired driving this weekend. All Fremont County law enforcement agencies along with the Wyoming Highway Patrol and other officers from around the state will be conducting traffic patrol on all county roadways throughout the weekend. The last large operation of its kind took place over Labor Day weekend and resulted in over 800 traffic stops in 72 hours. To listen to the conversation, use the player below or find the County 10 Podcast on all major pod platforms!
(Lander, WY) - Patti and Jason Baldes from the Wind River Native Advocacy Center stopped by 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time today, and filled in host Vince Tropea on the details for tomorrow's annual meeting and buffalo tour. h/t Wind River Native Advocacy Center image Initially the buffalo tour was going to begin at 12:00 PM, but was moved to 10:00 AM after tours for both herds became an option. h/t Wind River Native Advocacy Center image Patti and Jason not only gave us the details about the meeting and tour, but also provided background on the Advocacy Center's mission, spoke to the importance of reintroducing buffalo to their original lands, and stressed the need for passing the animal's importance on to future generations. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Patti and Jason below, and be sure to attend what sounds like an amazing day of events and information. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Mountain lions, DUI task forces, and City Council meetings, oh my! Lander Mayor Monte Richardson and Lander Chief of Police Scott Peters stopped by 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time to chat with host Vince Tropea about last night's Lander City Council meeting, the New Year's Eve DUI Task Force, and the recent confirmation of mountain lion presence in Lander. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with the Mayor and Police Chief below, which also touches on Lander's feral cat issue, ground frost levels, and some upcoming projects for the city of Lander. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
So many amazing business encompass Fremont County, and with the Lander Biz Show we are able to hear from the business experts with the lander Chamber of Commerce. This Lander Biz episode features Curt with CMBC. Let's find out what CMBC Building and Restoration is all about. Curt is a family man who enjoys what he does and has a firsthand look into the growth and building in the area. Whether it be restoration, renovating or a new-build from the ground up Curt discusses what they can do and what they can help with. You can find more on what Curt was talking about with CMBC HERE.
(Lander, WY) - Ashley Martinez, formerly Lynch, recently accomplished a feat that will make most get tired just from reading it; as of December 12th, she has officially completed running a race in all 50 states. https://www.facebook.com/50races50states/posts/411715016985778 The current Casper resident, former Riverton local recently sat down with 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea, where she filled us in on how and why she decided to run a race in every state despite having no background or previous desire for long distance running, and also shared a number anecdotes from along the way. (Our personal favorite was the story of how she turned a potential disaster in the form of a missed event, into signing up for a last minute, impromptu race through the vineyards of a winery.) Ashley told us that she initially took up running as way to quit smoking, and to set an example to her young daughter. What began as a goal "that started while laying on the couch recovering from my first Grand Teton Relay," just culminated in her 50th and final race in Honolulu, HI. (It should be noted that the 50th state would have happened sooner if not for COVID-19.) h/t Ashley Martinez image. Check out the full Coffee Time interview below, where Ashley shares her inspirational story of perseverance, strength, and overcoming one's fears, which begins around the 7 minute 15 second mark. To follow Ashley's journey, click here for Facebook, and here for Instagram.Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
Brian Young with Impact 307 joins the County 10 Podcast and talks about Impact 307 moving into the Fremont County area. They are a statewide network of innovation for those wanting to grow and strengthen their business idea. Do you have an idea for a business? Listen to Brian talk about what Impact 307 is all about and what it has to offer. You will also find out more about the start-up challenge. You can find out more too by clicking on this link.
If you missed the latest episode of Lander Biz then check out Dane with Crux Coffee talking all things coffee, college and lander. Every Thursday the lander Chamber of Commerce highlights one of the awesome businesses in Lander. This week we are able to chat with Dane who is the manager of Crux Coffee located on Main in Lander. The coffee shop is part of the Catholic College in Lander and Dane explains more on the meaning of the name, which is a dual meaning, and more coffee talk. Owen, Charene and Dane
Wyoming Game and Fish is here to help this winter break, with the kids out of school Rene Shell has something for you to partake in. Plus the Super Tag deadline is new this year, you will find out more on that and other topics with Wyoming Game and Fish. Rene had mentioned the WYO 100 with Wyoming Game and Fish, here is a direct link for you to print of or save to your phone. It has fun opportunities all year. WYO 100 kids checklist
Each month, the County 10 Podcast takes a look at the world of finance and economics, both locally and nationally. This month, we receive an update on how things are looking with the market and the economy plus some odds and ends.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently had local musician Chris Flom on the show, who played us a couple of original tunes. h/t Chris Flom. Chris has performed all over Fremont County and Wyoming, most recently solo shows at Bar 223 in Lander and in Ten Sleep, and you can hear him almost every week at the Tony's Pizza open mic on Thursday nights. You can also catch Chris performing a few songs with local band The Blackthorns, at Bar 10's ugly sweater Christmas party concert, tonight at 8:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/bar10wyo/posts/4779418858783327 Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Chris below, where he also fills us in on the inspiration for his original songs. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
Owen Sweeney is the co-host of Lander Biz the radio show on KOVE 1330 AM, and this week is the guest talking about the radio show, some great events for 2022, and more insight into the Lander Chamber of Commerce. January 14th is the 1st event that Owen will discuss and this will be the Legislative Session Preview Luncheon, find out more about this event and others by listening to the podcast of The Lander Biz Show. Get even more details about that informative luncheon with state senators and representatives with the Lander Chamber of Commerce by clicking here.
Rene Shell with Wyoming Game and Fish joins us to discuss some important topics. In this discussion Rene gives an update on the Dubois roadway project, talks about some Wyoming game and Fish lands that have seasonal closures, plus some fish talk too! More information on the Dubois area roadway project and the amount of collisions they are trying to reduce by clicking here. We have the pleasure of talking to Rene again next week, we are looking forward to hearing how the meeting goes on the 16th in Dubois, ice fishing updates and more. Thanks to Wyoming Game and Fish for the constant efforts to protect Wyoming's natural resources.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently chatted with Teton Therapy Lander Clinic Physical Therapist Jason West about their Lander office 10 year anniversary Business After Hours celebration. The Business After Hours event will take place Thursday, December 16th from 5:30 to 7:00 PM, at 425 Lincoln Street. Jason, who has been in practice for over 20 years, recently lead the Balance + Falls Prevention Workshop, and as an avid hunter and outdoorsman, gave us some tips on how to safely enjoy the outdoors in the Winter months. h/t Teton Therapy image. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Jason below. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
Every week on Thursday at 4 PM on KOVE 1330 AM the Lander Chamber of Commerce highlights a member and we get to ask the experts. This week Helen with Wind River Visitors Council joins the show, let's find out more with the WRVC. The Wind River Visitors Council plays an important role in marketing our area and bringing in tourism dollars. Helen talks about the role of WRVC, the TAD funds they distribute and more. Plus we find out about the future projects for Fremont County. Check out past episodes by clicking the button below. Local insurance agents, business owners and local organizations have joined the show and have some great information. County 10 Podcasts
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea spoke with Lander Presents President Jeff Stanbury and Member Fabian Lobera on today's show, and they filled us in on tonight's screening of Range Finder. h/t 'Range Finder' image. The documentary about Wyoming snowboarder Mark Carter will screen at The Grand Theater in Lander tonight at 6:00 PM (the film begins at 6:30 PM), and will signal the kickoff of the film's US Premiere Tour. Tickets can be purchased at The Grand, and cost $10, which also provides an entry into the raffle that coincides with the film. In addition to the film and raffle, concessions and beer will be available for purchase as well. Jeff gave us all the details about tonight's screening, how Lander Presents got involved, the successful concert series they put on, and what to expect for future events. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Jeff and Fabian below, which begins around the 10 minute 30 second mark. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently sat down with Fremont County School District (FCSD) #1 Superintendent Dr. Dave Barker, and Community Relations Coordinator/Parent Liaison Matt Jacobson, where a number of topics were discussed. Barker and Jacobson filled us in the efforts the District has made to keep kids in school, the benefits of the social emotional learning styles promoted in the "Seven Mindsets," and they also gave the details on the upcoming Family Engagement Night. The Family Engagement Night will take place tomorrow, Thursday, December 9th at the Pathfinder High School gym, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. The Engagement Night will be mostly for Pre K-5 students and their parents, with activities including: Bingo cardsChristmas CraftsA SAMHSA- Project Aware presentationPreschool providersCupcakesSTEM boothsAn Eagle Whistle presentationReading chair with board memberBooks and Bingo There will even possibly be a pie toss that Superintendent Barker may have been "volunteered for," (schedule permitting). Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Barker and Jacobson below, which also includes discussions on the importance of mindfulness, as well as a few of the recent district accomplishments. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea had Lander Assistant Mayor RaJean Strube Fossen on today's show, where she gave us further details on the Table Mountain Living Community, Lander's City owned healthcare facility. The living facility was recently approved to apply for a $987,895 infrastructure grant at the November 30th Lander City Council meeting, which would pay for sewer, water and gas power. Early estimates during the initial feasibility study put the total cost of the facility at $11 million, but is now projected at $13-15 million, which would include construction, contingencies, and one year operating costs. The facility design and construction is set to begin in June courtesy of ERDMAN, and while The Creeks Memory Support Residences had originally partnered to manage, the Lander Housing Authority will now act as the managing agency. A public competitive proposal process was followed where Vetter Senoir Living, current operators at Westward Heights, was ultimately selected as the operator of the care facility. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Assistant Mayor Strube Fossen below, where she also gives us the background on how the facility got started, and what we can expect in the facility's future in terms of timeline. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
Every week the folks with the Lander Chamber of Commerce highlight one of their many members with The Lander Biz Show, where we get to Ask the Expert. This week Teton Therapy joins the show! Teton Therapy has been in Fremont County for 20 years with their Riverton location but are now celebrating 10 years at the Lander location. Jeff with Teton Therapy talks about a variety of topics. Take a listen to some of the great information and resources that they offer and you can use for better overall health. Also you can find out when Teton Therapy in Lander is hosting business after hours for December in Lander.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea was joined by Liz Lightner for today's show, where she filled us in on the upcoming advanced directive discussion she will be leading next Thursday, to be immediately followed by the Lander Death Cafe. The discussion will begin at 5:00 PM next Thursday, December 9th in the Carnegie Room at the Lander Library, and should last about an hour and fifteen minutes, according to the Facebook event page. The Death Cafe will take place as soon as the discussion comes to an end. So, what is a Death Cafe? It's best to let Liz describe it in detail, but basically, "A Death Cafe is a scheduled non-profit get-together for the purpose of talking about death over food and drink, usually tea and cake." Lightner, who will lead the Death Cafe discussion, also founded and operates Better Your Goodbyes, a business that aims to "Provide support, comfort, and guidance to a person and their loved ones before, during, and after death, so that they may have the most loving, peaceful, and painless experience possible." Her role as an 'end-of-life doula' also caught the attention of Time magazine, which interviewed Liz moments before her appearance on Coffee Time. Give the full Coffee Time interview with Lightner a listen below, and check out her website if you wish to look into her services further. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Lander Mayor Monte Richardson recently sat down with 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea to fill us in on this weekend's Light Up Lander event. The annual holiday and Christmas ceremony will kick off with a parade on Main Street at 6:00 PM. According to Mayor Richardson, Cracker Box Fireworks will provide a firework display during the parade, which was approved at the November 30th Lander City Council meeting. Folks are being reminded that fireworks were only approved for the event display, not city-wide. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Mayor Richardson below, which starts around the 4 minute 15 second mark. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Marty Brace from the Lander Book Nook recently spoke with 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea about the officially reopened Book Nook and its new location. The Book Nook is now located at the Lander Library in the lower level of the Carnegie Building, and is open Tuesdays 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM, and Fridays 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Marty filled us in on the updates to the Nook, which include newly refurbished areas with new fixtures, and new books, CD's, and DVD's. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Marty below. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
As teased live on Coffee Time this morning, the first person to comment "Bah Humbug" in the comments of this article on Facebook will receive 2 free tickets to see CWC's production of 'A Christmas Carol.' The winner will be messaged almost immediately for directions on how to get your tickets! (Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently chatted with Betsy Richardson and Carol Tipton from the Wyoming chapter of the PEO (Philanthropic Educational Organization). The PEO is a philanthropic organization where "Women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans, and stewardship of Cottey College; and motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations." Betsy and Carol filled us in on how young women in Fremont County can utilize the organization for potential college scholarships, as well as networking with other PEO alums, which includes a young woman on her way to work with NASA. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Betsy and Carol below for more details about the organization, and how young women can get involved. (A quick note, Carol did request to make a clarification from the interview: “Cottey College does offer the student to study abroad for one semester if they meet the requirements to do so. Details on this program and others can be found on the Cottey College website.”) Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea sat down today with both Cody Beers from the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT), as well Oakley Boycott from the Lander Art Center (LAC). Cody chatted with us about the Labor Day DUI Task Force (and how a life was saved during this operation), upcoming efforts to prepare drivers for more holiday impaired driving enforcement operations, and the overall need for planning ahead and obtaining designated drivers on nights where alcohol consumption will occur. Oakley Boycott, the Outreach Coordinator for the LAC, also stopped by the Coffee Time studio and filled us in on this Saturday's 'Art in the Afternoon,' happening from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. https://www.facebook.com/LanderArtCenter/posts/312076280917843 Check out the full episode of Coffee Time with Cody and Oakley below. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently sat down with the Lander Pet Connection's (LPC) Interim Executive Director Marta Casey, who filled us in on Giving Tuesday, as well as donation matching that will be happening for the LPC for the rest of the calendar year. https://www.facebook.com/LanderPetConnection/posts/10165719545275481 Friends of the Canyon will be matching donations up to $5,000, made in cash or check, from now until the end of 2021, so if you donate $50, the LPC will receive $100 thanks to this charitable donation match. To donate, click here, or call the LPC at 307-330-5200. Check out the full interview with Marta below, which also includes an update on LPC favorite Hot Toddy. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Taylor Romans, Lander Valley High School (LVHS) senior and event organizer, recently joined 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea to chat about Wreaths Across America, a national nonprofit organization that honors fallen Veterans. Taylor fills us in on how she got involved with the organization, as well as what 10'rs can expect from this year's ceremony, which will have guest speaker Dan Starks, the founder/owner of the Dubois Military Museum. The event will take place on December 18th, 12:00 PM, at the Veteran's Memorial at the Mount Hope Cemetery in Lander. Those interested in helping out and volunteering can attend the informational meeting this Wednesday on December 1st, 5:30 PM, in the Carnegie Room at the Lander Library, or reach out to Taylor at the event Facebook page. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Taylor below. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Riverton, WY)- This week the classic tale of 'A Christmas Carol' will open at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center for another great CWC performance. Joey West and some of the cast chatted about the upcoming show and what to expect. Central Wyoming College has an amazing theater department. From getting some insight on the set, to what makes this show different, listen to the interview below to get added excitement for 'A Christmas Carol' opening this Thursday! The show runs Dec 2nd -5th with evening shows on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and then an afternoon show at 2 PM on Dec 5th. Cast members; Charene (voice only), JC, Jordan and Joey You can find tickets by clicking below. Get Tickets
(Lander, WY) - Teton Therapy, a 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM Coffee Time Sponsor, recently sent Front Desk Coordinator Maycee Manzanares to chat with host Vince Tropea about the her experiences with cupping and dry needling, as well as the upcoming Balance and Falls Prevention Workshop. h/t Teton Therapy image. The workshop will be held November 30th, 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM, at the Lander Teton Therapy office, located at 425 Lincoln St. h/t Teton Therapy image. Manzanares filled us in on what it was like to receive cupping and dry needling servies, and how it helped with her ongoing migraine issues, check out the full interview below. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - As discussions concerning the proposed Via Ferrata in Sinks Canyon are set to continue at a meeting on December 14th, 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently sat down with parties both for and against the "iron trail." For those unaware, Via Ferratas are “permanently cabled cliff-side trails that allows non-technical climbers to have a guided climbing and traversing experience in vertical terrain,” according to the Sinks Canyon Master Plan description. The proposal has turned into quite the topic of debate, with hundreds of Fremont County citizens attending the various meetings discussing the matter. Lander Chamber Executive Director Owen Sweeney and Chairman of the Committee for the Via Ferrata Sam Lightner spoke in favor, citing what they see as a potential economic development and possible tourist draw for the Lander area. Sinks Canyon Wild volunteers Tom Troop and Bob Oakleaf, a retired Game and Fish Biologist, spoke on behalf of those against the proposed Ferrata, expressing concerns about the peregrine falcon nesting sites in the vicinity of the initially proposed location, as well as the overall concern about the appearance of the climbing route. Check out the full interviews with both parties below, with Owen and Sam starting things off, and Tom and Bob coming in a few seconds after the 35 minute mark. Find all of County 10's Via Ferrata coverage here. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Fremont County, WY) - Each month, the County 10 Podcast takes a look at the world of finance and economics, both locally and nationally. This month, we chat about supply chain issues. Find the show in the player below or wherever you get your podcasts!
(Lander, WY) - On this episode of Lander Biz, we sit down with the Lander Young Professionals and the Lander Chamber of Commerce. If you have never heard of the Lander Young Professionals, please take a listen to the ladies who started it with the Lander Chamber of Commerce who have some great plans for the future. It's a branch of the Lander Chamber that aims to help keep young professionals here in Fremont County. The Lander Young Professionals are easily found on Facebook, where you can see their message, "our mission is to create a community of young individuals in Lander that fosters professional relationships and promotes local businesses.".
(Fremont County, WY) - Cody Beers from the Wyoming Department of Transportation joined Jerrad & Charene to discuss the results from the wide-scale plan to stop drunk and impaired drivers over Labor Day weekend. Cody also tells us there are plans for another large operation during the holidays.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently spoke with Marcy Tepper and Janet Seeley from the Trinity Episcopal Church, and they let us know all about the details for their free Community Thanksgiving Meals being offered from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. The church is located at 860 South 3rd St., and folks are being asked to enter the parking lot from Fremont St. A volunteer will then greet you at your car and take your order, so no need to get out. In conjunction with the free meals, Tony's pizza will be offering free dine-in starting at 2:00 PM for anyone who wishes to share their meal with company, but keep in mind space there is limited. There is no sign-up or call-aheads necessary, but for any questions reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 307-332-5977. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Janet and Marcy below for more details about the event, which might even include a traffic-conducting turkey... Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Marta Casey, the Interim Executive Director at the Lander Pet Connection (LPC), recently sat down with 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea, where she filled us in all things LPC. With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the LPC wants to remind 10'rs that pets would also like a nice warm home to celebrate the holidays in, and the LPC has a number of pets available to foster. "For Thanksgiving, we really want to try and get these animals into homes, and that will also give our staff a little bit of a break as well," Casey stated. Click the above link for more information on how to foster animals. Casey also filled us in on the ongoing raffle at Wild Iris Mountain Sports, the need for a new Executive Director, and shared a heartwarming story about reconnecting a lost dog named Raven with her owner after being missing for over three months. https://www.facebook.com/LanderPetConnection/posts/10165698861770481 https://www.facebook.com/LanderPetConnection/posts/10165687319140481 Check out the Coffee Time interview with Casey in its entirety below for the full story on the fosters, raffles and rescues. Be sure to tune into Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Teton Therapy, a 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM Coffee Time Sponsor, recently sent Physical Therapist Theresa Horsch to chat with host Vince Tropea about the danger of everyday falls, as well as the upcoming Balance and Falls Prevention Workshop she will be leading. The workshop will be held November 30th, 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM, at the Lander Teton Therapy office, located at 425 Lincoln St. h/t Teton Therapy image. Horsch also filled us in on some preventative techniques for falls, and the need for overall fall danger awareness. Check out the full interview with Horsch below. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Lander Volunteer Fire Department (LVFD) Fire Chief Bob Johnston recently sat down at the 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM station and chatted with Coffee Time host Vince Tropea about the 12th Annual Lander Tree Event & Auction, happening tomorrow, Saturday, November 20th. The event will take place at the Lander Community Center, and doors open to the public at 6:30 PM. There will be silent and live auction items, games, pictures with SANTA, and funds raised will go to support the LVFD. Check out the full interview with Johnston for all the details below! Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Riverton, WY) - Charlie Wilson, founder of the Soldier's House of Fremont County, recently joined 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea to chat about the Thanksgiving meals that they will be providing for Fremont County Veterans on Thanksgiving Day. The Soldier's House, an organization that was founded by Charlie and his wife Jennifer, supplies free mental healthcare to Veterans and their families, in addition to the charitable meals they offer around the holidays. Veterans will have the option to have the meals delivered to their homes, available for pick up at the Central Wyoming College (CWC) cafeteria, or they can eat with any of the folks who are enjoying the Thanksgiving meal at the CWC cafeteria. Soldier's House needs to know how much food to make, so please reach out to Charlie at 307-349-0945 / 307-856-1244, or email at email@example.com, by this Saturday, November 20th, to RSVP for your dinner plate. Remember, if you're a Veteran worried about being alone or not having a meal this Thanksgiving, "The Soldier's House has your six!"Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Charlie below, where he gives us all the details about the free meal, as well as a little history about Soldier's House. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Riverton, WY) - Sarah Lucas, the founder of Foundations For Nations in Riverton joined County 10's Morning Show on 105.1 JACK-FM. Jerrad and Charene discuss with Sarah how the non-profit started, their mission and how you can help with their Thanksgiving plans! Find the full episode below or on the County 10 Podcast!
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently spoke with Oakley Boycott, Outreach Coordinator for the Lander Art Center, along with Patti Baldes, the Executive Director of the Wind River Native Advocacy Center and current LAC 'Art of Home' exhibition curator, about the upcoming Red Desert Reception. The Red Desert Reception will be this Friday, November 19th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, where you can hear Yufna Soldier Wolf and Jason Baldes share "traditional knowledge and stories in relation to natural art in all our home, the Red Desert," in addition to live music and refreshments. Patti and Oakley gave us the rundown the Reception, as well as other events currently happening and coming up at the LAC. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Oakley and Patti below, which begins around the 6 minute 30 second mark. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Riverton, WY) - Brett Jones, Riverton High School Key Club President joined the County 10 Podcast to discuss their plan to team up with Foundations For Nations to provide Thanksgiving meals for those in need. Meals will be distributed at Foundations For Nations this Saturday. Donations and volunteers are also needed. Check out the full conversation and all the details below.
Diving into the world of books with Lander's local bookstore. On this episode we talk to Josh the owner of The Lost Chapter on Lincoln in Lander. Asking the expert about rediscovery books. The Lost Chapter is a member of the Lander Chamber and provides a great resource for the community. The Lander Chamber has many members they want to highlight, giving the community insight into businesses and growth in the area. If you are an area business make sure you consider joining the chamber, they are here to help area businesses thrive. Finding the love for a good book is what The Lost Chapter promotes, but along with that they provide a community space, potential discounts for area teachers and more. Checkout more Lander Biz Episodes HERE.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently sat down with County 10 owner and General Manager Will Hill, who filled us in on all of the events County 10 has in store for the community news site's official birthday, which is happening tomorrow, November 17th. Hill, who took over ownership back in the spring of 2019, gave us some background and history of County 10, which published its first article ten years ago on November 17th, as well as how he got involved with the company and eventually became the owner. Coffee Time also got the lowdown on on some of the 10th anniversary community events, which include the ongoing "Dinner On Us" promotion, where County 10 has been treating random diners to a free meal on the 10th day of each month this year. https://www.facebook.com/county10news/posts/4574048869348904 Other anniversary celebrations include the "Tank you in the 10" Birthday Bingo promotion, and no, that's not a typo. County 10 will fill up either your vehicle's tank with gas, or your body's tank with coffee. Just follow the link above for instructions on how to participate in Birthday Bingo, and be sure to tune in to Jerrad and Charene on 105.1 Jack FM every morning at 7:45 AM (with a repeat at 8:15 AM) starting on Wednesday the 17th for your chances to play along. Also on the 10th anniversary celebration pipeline, after a successful summer season Trivia collaboration between the two, County 10 will be taking over Bar 10's Wednesday night Trivia tomorrow, where hosts Jerrad, Charene and Vince will have tons of awesome anniversary prizes that you won't want to miss out on. The County 10 anniversary trivia will be tomorrow, Wednesday the 17th, starting at 7:00 PM at Bar 10. Be sure to show up early to order some of Bar 10's delicious food offerings. Check out the full Coffee Time interview with Will below. Be sure to tune in to Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea recently sat down with Brian Young, who will be serving central Wyoming, specifically Fremont County, as the Assistant Director for IMPACT 307. IMPACT 307 is a "statewide network of innovation-driven business incubators, committed to growing and strengthening Wyoming's entrepreneurial community by providing resources and support for founders to thrive." Brian let us know about his role in the company, the services they provide, what Fremont County entrepreneurs can expect from their services, and the upcoming IMPACT 307 Startup Challenge, which will begin taking applications in January. Check out Brian's Coffee Time interview in full below, which begins around the 5 minute mark. For more information about IMPACT 307 in Fremont County and its services, you can email Brian Young directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Local jade hunters Nachalo Faris and Dave Freitag recently sat down with County 10's Amanda Fehring for an episode of Fehring in the Field. They discuss their recent find of a 195-pound wind slick jade boulder, the history of jade in the Fremont County area, establishing claims, and more. (h/t Dave Freitag)(h/t Dave Freitag)(h/t Dave Freitag) Listen to the full episode of Fehring in the Field below.
(Laramie, WY) - After Shoshoni's 19-6 state championship win in Laramie, Coach Tony Truempler caught up with 105.1 JACK-FM broadcasters Wyatt Burichka and Jackson Morris to discuss the big win! Catch their full conversation and end of broadcast thoughts below.
(Lander, WY) - Christian Walling Bull, local musician and this year's winner of the Wyoming Singer Songwriter Competition, sat down with 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM's Coffee Time host Vince Tropea today to give us all the details about tonight's November 12th album release show for his new album 'Wind River.' The album release is free to attend, and goes from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Lander Art Center (LAC). Christian Wallowing Bull performing at the 2021 Lander Hog Roast. County 10 photo. Christian filled us in on his background, personal ties to the Wind River area, shared an amazing story about petting a bison while shooting a new music video, and let us know what we can expect from tonight's performance, which will include both songs and storytelling. Click here for Christian's music on Spotify, here for YouTube, and here for Soundcloud. Check out the full Coffee Time interview below, which includes the songs 'Thunder' and 'Wallowing Bull' off of the new album. Be sure to check out Coffee Time every morning at 9:30 AM on 1330 KOVE AM / 107.7 FM, or stream it live right here.
(Lander, WY) - Lander Valley High School (LVHS) held the annual Veterans Day Celebration for 2021 on Thursday, November 11th, at the Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse. County 10 photo. The event began with a welcoming address from LVHS Student Body President Ross Anderson, followed by the presentation of Colors by the LVHS Military Science class, and the singing of the National Anthem by the Lander Valley Singers. LVHS Student Body President Ross Anderson welcomes the crowd. County 10 photo. LVHS Military Science class Color presentation. County 10 photo. The Lander Valley Singers perform the National Anthem. County 10 photo. After the singing of the National Anthem, Ross honored and recognized the Veterans, and presented the first speaker of the event, Junior Ani Kincaid. Veterans in attendance. County 10 photo Veterans in attendance. County 10 photo Junior Ani Kincaid shared moments both personal and historical, thanking the Veterans "from the bottom of her heart." County 10 photo. There wasn't a dry eye in the fieldhouse when it was time for Mayor Monte Richardson's Proclamation of November 11th, 2021 as Wendell R. 'Dick' Hudson Day. Wendell R. 'Dick' Hudson Day Proclamation. h/t City of Lander image. Mayor Richardson presents Hudson with the official Proclamation. County 10 photo. Mayor Richardson presents Hudson with the official Proclamation. County 10 photo. Hudson's daughters Jennifer Schaff and Candice Hudson told of Wendell's story, and in true humble Veteran fashion, he wanted to use this time as a spotlight for fellow Lander military member Frank Rossi, whom he met while stationed in Ft. Hood. Jennifer shared that her father went his whole life without Frank ever mentioning that he had received three Bronze Star Medals, and Wendell wanted this take the opportunity to showcase the sacrifices those have made who are no longer with us. Jennifer Schaff and Candice Hudson speak and honor their father Wendell. County 10 photo. Once the Proclamation had been made, Sophmore Sandra St. Clair addressed the crowd, and the 307 Alliance drumming group performed 'Honor Song.' Sandra St. Clair shared stories of her family members who served in the military, and also expressed gratitude to all service members. County 10 photo. 307 Alliance drummers/singers. County 10 photo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tldR1Vy0CPw 307 Alliance performs 'Honor Song' U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) was also in attendance at the ceremony, and shared Wyoming's deep history in connection to the U.S. Military. U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) addresses the crowd. County 10 had the chance for a quick chat with Senator Barrasso before the ceremony began, take a listen below. Senator Barrasso also presented each Veteran in attendance with a Military Challenge Coin in honor of their service. Senator Barrasso presents local Veterans with Military Challenge Coins. County 10 photo. Senator Barrasso presents local Veterans with Military Challenge Coins. County 10 photo. Senator Barrasso presents local Veterans with Military Challenge Coins. County 10 photo. Once Senator Barrasso was done with his speech, it was time for the Cannon Firing and playing of 'Taps,' as well as the retiring of the Colors. Cannon fire. County 10 photo. Cannon fire. County 10 photo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eep7DcgZ_U8 LVHS Seniors Ramsey Eckhardt and Kephas Olsson perform 'Taps.' Retiring of the Colors. County 10 photo. Check out some more photos from the celebration below. County 10 photo. County 10 photo. County 10 photo. County 10 photo. County 10 photo. County 10 photo. County 10 photo. Thank you for your service Veterans! View all of County 10's 2021 Veterans Day coverage here.
(Shoshoni, WY) - Shoshoni Wranglers head football coach Tony Truempler chats with Jackson Morris about the upcoming state championship game! The Wranglers take on Rocky Mountain High School this Saturday at 1:00 p.m. from Laramie's War Memorial Stadium. Catch all the action on 105.1 JACK-FM and streaming right here!
Another episode of Lander Biz, where we get to ask the experts. We are chatting with the owners of the Red White Buffalo. A store in Wyoming that is Wyoming. Bonnie and Barry join Charene Herrera and Owen Sweeney to talk about the story behind Red White buffalo and what the future holds. You get a firsthand look into how this awesome idea molded and has grown. With locations in Riverton, Lander and Green River they give you a great option for Wyoming made gifts and goods. The owners are really about family and community, looking forward to more to come with Red White Buffalo