Dear Editor, Imagine having to live in an arrangement that negatively affected one’s physical and mental wellbeing— an arrangement that could affect one’s academic performance, which also affects college and job opportunities later in life. No one would...
13 hours ago
Dear Editor, In regards to “Students Should Be Free To Practice Religion,” on page two of last week’s News Letter Journal: This was in general a very good article, which I appreciated, but it may have been written with the idea that students should be,...
13 hours ago
We want to thank the residents who attended the highway cleanup event held at the stateline to commemorate Earth Day last weekend, and helped ensure that those travelers who approach from the east this summer will have a favorable first impression of our...
13 hours ago
Police arrest two men in Osage after funny money makes the rounds It didn’t take long for local law enforcement to identify and apprehend a pair of men suspected of passing counterfeit currency in Newcastle earlier this month, and both men will be facing...
13 hours ago
Newcastle Area Chamber of Commerce Director Susan Love has attended meetings of both the Weston County Commissioners and the Newcastle City Council over the course of the past month to keep both groups abreast of the Chamber’s fledgling efforts to foster...
14 hours ago
It has already been reported that the local portion of Weston County’s total valuation is down, but County Assessor Tina Conklin told the News Letter Journal that she hopes the state assessed valuation will even out the shortfall in local valuation to...
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Knowledge has led to increase in reporting April has been designated as Child Abuse Prevention Month in the United States since 1983, and at least 7.2 million children are involved in child abuse reports annually across the country. Those numbers...
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Desire for winter work spawns propane biz Newcastle native Mike Smith was kept plenty busy by his reclamation work in the nicer months of the year, but he began looking a couple of years ago for another business venture to pursue in the winter months. He...
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Show offered for free to any who purchase tickets for next season Although this week’s weather may not be any indication, summer is right around the corner and that means the community concert season is almost at an end. The Weston County Concert...
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Eastern Wyoming College will hold an advising and registration day on Wednesday, May 3, at the Newcastle Outreach office at 116 Casper Avenue. Mike Durfee, Outreach Coordinator, will be at the Newcastle Outreach office from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to...
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James Lee Borgialli was born on March 31, 1931 on the Borgialli Ranch, southwest of Newcastle , WY , to Joe Aaron Borgialli and Andrea Lorena Weaver Borgialli. He attended the Borgialli Country School through the 8th grade, then attended Newcastle...
Yesterday
Scottsbluff Star Herald Kieyerah Twombly and Kaylee Bentley netted four goals apiece to help the Scottsbluff girls soccer team roll to a 9-0 victory over Newcastle , Wyoming , Tuesday evening at the Landers Memorial Soccer complex in Scottsbluff. The win...
4/26/2017
Together, Mike and Teresa are survived by; Bob Thorne and family, Bill Thorne and family, Don (Sue) Thorne, Whitney Thorne and family, all of Casper, Wyoming; Lorie Dollison and family of Newcastle , Wyoming ; Terry Miller (Peggy ) of Gillette,...
4/22/2017
Survivors include two daughters, Sue Lax of Green Bay, Wisconsin, Lisa and Dean Morton of Laramie, Wyoming; two sons Norbert (Norrie) Lax, Jr., and Andy Lax of Newcastle , Wyoming ; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Donna...
4/13/2017
Loyd John Reimer was born in his family home in Chinook, Montana, on April 4, 1917. He died peacefully in Newcastle , WY , on April 4, 2017, on his 100th birthday. He was born at home, the third of nine children of his German immigrant father Jakob...
4/12/2017
Scottsbluff Star Herald NEWCASTLE, Wyo. — A big second-half performance powered the Gering girls soccer team to its eighth win of the season on Tuesday evening in Newcastle , Wyoming . After a scoreless first half of play, the Bulldogs ignited to score...
4/12/2017
Kay was born on May 29, 1941 to Marion and Ida Gould in Newcastle , WY . She grew up with her fourteen brothers and sisters and attended school in Newcastle where she received her high school diploma from Morrill High School. On December 15,...
4/3/2017
... Office, Green River, Wyoming; Teton County Clerk's Office, Jackson, Wyoming; Uinta County Clerk's Office, Evanston, Wyoming; Washakie County Clerk's Office, Worland, Wyoming; Weston County Clerk's Office, Newcastle , Wyoming . In accordance with...
3/31/2017