Pine Bluffs Post - Serving all of Eastern Laramie County since 1908

By Gary Collins
Pine Bluffs Post 

No more bright lights, big city


Gary Collins/Pine Bluffs Post

Russ Macklem, left, a trucker who had just delivered his load, makes a purchase from Liliana Anchondo, right, proprietress of the Albin Ranch Mini Market.

Trading life in the big city of Denver, Colo. for the quiet rural life of Albin, Wyo. the Anchondo family have come to appreciate the value in raising their children in the community they now call home.

They arrived in Albin seven years ago when the father, Rodrigo Anchondo was unable to find steady work in the Colorado capital. Liliana Anchondo, wife of Rodrigo, grew up in Denver, but life there had become difficult with only one pay check coming in.

"They told us that there was a job over here for my husband, so we decided to move over here because it was easier, the rents were lower and...

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