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October 10, 2013

The United Sports of America: What should your state's official sport be?

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Wyoming

Official state sport(s): rodeo

Our choice: downhill skiing

Also considered: rodeo

Sorry, Cowboy State, we gave away rodeo to a place that needed it more desperately. Wyoming may not be your first choice for a ski vacation, but it's got slopes in abundance. The Wyoming Office of Tourism has a video titled "Jackson Hole Mountain Resort: It's where the snow is!" Take note, other states: All the snow is in Wyoming. There is no other snow.

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The Iowegian wants readers to think about the solicitation ordinance that will prevent groups or individuals from entering a roadway to solicit money. The Centerville City Council in June by a 5-0 vote passed the first reading of just such an ordinance. Public pressure and during a subsequent special meeting, the council voted 3-2 to table the ordinance. A second special meeting to discuss the solicitation ordinance is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7 at City Hall. So, the question of the week is, "Do you or do you not support the ordinance to prevent solicitation of funds in city streets?"

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