Patrol credited with finding second hiker When Orville Moore flew home to Powell on Aug. 20 after a two-day Civil Air Patrol exercise in Laramie, he had no idea he would be participating in a real search and rescue the next day. But it was no exercise...
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Yellowstone National Park celebrated the Park Service’s centennial anniversary last week, though both fire and ice hindered some travel in and around the park. About 6,000 people gathered in Gardiner, Montana, on Thursday to mark the National Park...
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A Powell woman fell victim to phone scammers last week, being conned into giving them $3,000 in iTunes gift cards; the men had claimed the gift cards were the only way to pay off a debt to the Internal Revenue Service and avoid arrest. Locals have been...
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30 at Northwest Gallery in Powell . “Work” is the creation of Tracy Linder of Molt, Mont., whose farm and ranching roots are evident in every sculptural detail – from an assortment of leather gloves, each soiled and solidified forever in a working...
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The Munaris have chosen to create a new choir upon Bullock's retirement and the absence of the Master Chorale at Northwest College in Powell . “We want all ... Larry earned his master's degree in vocal performance from the University of Wyoming in...
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KGWN Nguyen adds the goal is to get 20 different pharmacies to participate, with the first pilot focusing on Casper, Cheyenne, Cody, Greybull, Guernsey, Jackson, Newcastle, Powell , Rawlins, Torrington and Wheatland. The program is funded by the CDC and...
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Some 20,000 fishing licenses were sold in the county in 2015, an impressive number if you consider that is more than one for every man, woman and child residing here based on populations of 10,000 for Cody, 6,000 for Powell and 300-plus for...
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That's big for the Abes, who are able to pull him to the sidelines to lead block on bubble screens. OL – Dontae Powell , Richland, 6-6, 285, sr.: Chose to commit to WSU over offers from Colorado and Wyoming . MCC second-team offensive lineman in...
8/28/2016
Embattled state lawmaker Sam Krone of Cody — who lost his bid for re-election last week — has been prohibited from practicing law while the Wyoming State Bar investigates alleged misconduct. The Wyoming Supreme Court suspended Krone’s law license on...
8/25/2016
District’s major maintenance projects completed From Clark Elementary School to the bus barns, the Powell school district tackled numerous major maintenance projects this summer. “If last year was busy, this is last year on steroids,” said Todd Wilder,...
8/25/2016
Did a registered nurse sexually assault an unconscious patient during a surgery in Cody last year? That question likely will not be answered by a jury until next spring. A judge recently set a May 1-12, 2017, trial for Robert W. Guty. Guty, a registered...
8/25/2016
Cold, scared and lonely, 12-year-old Benjamin Kellett of Powell saw helicopters pass over him several times Saturday and Sunday as their pilots and crews searched for him in the Big Horn Mountains. He yelled and waved, but each time they flew on,...
8/23/2016
Last year’s oil and gas downturn means fewer property taxes now Park County’s schools, cities, fire departments, cemeteries and other tax districts expect to collect nearly $45.5 million in property taxes this year — about $16.5 million (26 percent) less...
8/23/2016
Would you pay an extra 1 percent of sales tax to fund $13.68 million worth of new bridges, sewage systems and other infrastructure around Park County? Local voters will answer that question in November’s general election. Elected leaders from the city...
8/23/2016