Lincoln Monument on I-80 to be Restored
The 3.5-ton bronze sculpture of Abraham Lincoln overlooking I-80 between Laramie and Cheyenne is set to be removed from its pedestal this morning.
The 30-foot granite pedestal will remain behind while the statue of Honest Abe is transported by truck to Eagle Bronze Foundry in Lander for restoration a…
Statue of Liberty to Close for a Year-Long Safety Renovation
US Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced Wednesday that the Statue of Liberty will close on October 28 for a year-long, $27.25 million renovation. The upgrades will make the interior safer and more accessible, he said.
Code-compliant stairways will be installed, and electrical and fire supp…