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Karla's Kolumn

School started this week in Worland so I came up with some Do’s and Don’ts for this school year. Do drive slow around schools now that school has started or will be starting next week for surrounding communities. Don’t just think if the 20 mph...

 

US stocks take small losses as energy companies slide

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks took small losses Friday to end a quiet week of trading. Energy companies fell as a rally in oil prices faded and investors continue to sell the safe assets they favored earlier this year. Technology and materials...

 

Break time is over; Chase concerns start at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Break time is over. With four races left in the Sprint Cup regular season, the push for NASCAR’s playoffs revs up at Bristol Motor Speedway with the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race on Saturday night. Sprint Cup drivers got a...

 

Bolt says this is goodbye; Lochte says he's sorry

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - The U.S. men's basketball team just got by Spain on Friday, hours before another Olympic juggernaut, Usain Bolt, says his goodbye at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. A day after...

 

Making the grade

LARAMIE — The summer was all about work and studying for Austin Conway. Conway joined the University of Wyoming football team as a wide receiver in the spring. He redshirted as freshman as a point guard for the men’s basketball team. The...

 

Popular Yellowstone River closes after thousands of fish die 

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana wildlife officials indefinitely closed a 183-mile stretch of the Yellowstone River and hundreds of miles of other waterways Friday, barring all fishing, rafting and other activities to prevent the spread of a...

 

Few filing for school board positions

WORLAND – Filing for the combined seven school board positions open in Washakie County School District No. 1 and Washakie County School District No. 2 is slow with only two people having filed at this time. Of the three four-year terms open for...

 
 By Tesia Galvan    News    August 20, 2016

Sitting down with mayor finalists

WORLAND – On Tuesday, voters narrowed the Worland mayoral candidate list from five to two. Jim Gill and Keith McDonald will face off in the Nov. 8 general election to see who will serve Worland the next four years as mayor. This week, the Daily...

 

Bighorn National Forest lifts stage 1 fire restrictions

SHERIDAN – Bighorn National Forest forest supervisor Bill Bass has lifted stage 1 fire restrictions in the national forest.   Stage 1 restrictions were implemented on July 29 in response to unusually hot and dry conditions in the forest when...

 

Robert Lee Hance

Robert Lee Hance age 73, died in Casper, at the Wyoming Medical Center on August 19, 2016. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, at Bryant Funeral Home Chapel. Bryant Funeral Home is assisting the family with... Full story

 

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