If spend any amount of time in the mountains of Wyoming, you always need to be aware of avalanche danger. Two Wyoming snowmobile riders learned that recently as they narrowly escaped an avalanche that caught them by surprise.
There was a report a few days ago that PETA wanted colleges and universities to stop using real animal mascots at games. That hypothetically could include University of Wyoming mascot Cowboy Joe. That possibility did not sit well with one big-time Cowboy Joe fan.
Following an incident involving University of Texas Longhorns mascot "Bevo" at the Sugar Bowl this week, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals are calling for the removal of live mascots from collegiate sporting events.