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 Community    February 15, 2017

WESTI Ag Days continues today in Worland

WORLAND — The annual WESTI Ag Days in Worland concludes today with workshops and presentations by FFA members. Wyoming Extension’s Strategically and Technologically Informative Ag Days sessions begin 9 a.m. today at the Worland Community Center...

 
 Community    February 10, 2017

Meeteetse Museums to host BLM avalanche clinic

MEETEETSE — The Meeteetse Museums in Meeteetse will be hosting an informative avalanche clinic on Thursday, Feb. 16. The event, which is free to the public, begins at 7 p.m. and runs until about 9. Refreshments will be available following the...

 
 Community    February 8, 2017

Big Horn Basin students invited to Worland ag career fair

WORLAND — Big Horn Basin students interested in agricultural careers have an opportunity to question professionals during the Ag Career Extravaganza Tuesday, Feb. 14, in Worland. The 5:30-7:30 p.m. event in the Worland Community Center is set...

 
 Community    February 7, 2017

NWC Forensics takes first at Pioneer Trails Tournament

POWELL — The Northwest College forensics team placed first among community colleges and second overall at the Pioneer Trails Swing Tournament hosted by Casper College Jan. 27-29. The parliamentary debate team of Powell’s Connor Hunt and Worland...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    Community    February 2, 2017

WHS speech duet team captures first at NCHS

WORLAND — The Worland High School speech and debate team competed at the largest tournament in the state last weekend with 40 schools from Wyoming and South Dakota descending upon Natrona County High School in Casper. Coach Rick Dorn said Worland f...

 
 Community    February 1, 2017

'Love Your Arts' open house next week

LOVELL — Bighorn Canyon has several new items to share with the public and will be hosting, in cooperation with Big Horn Arts Council, an open house titled “Love Your Arts” on Feb. 11 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. “The most exciting new item to...

 
 By Tracie Mitchell    Community    January 28, 2017

Free parenting class starts Jan. 31

WORLAND – AmeriCorps member Amy Reid, partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters Program Director for Washakie County, Hot Springs County and Big Horn County Jennifer Wetherbee along with the help of many members of the community, are offering a year...

 
 Community    January 24, 2017

Veterans assistance in Park, Big Horn, Washakie and Hot Springs counties

CHEYENNE — A Wyoming veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will conduct community outreach services in Wyoming cities throughout February. Brad Cline is available to meet with veterans and their families to discuss state...

 
 Community    January 21, 2017

Free concert by Big Horn County musicians

BASIN — Jazz, blues, rock, country, and gospel music will stream from the Basin City Arts Center when Mason Werbelow and Cynthia Triplett perform a free community concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. Mason Werbelow is a 16-year-old...

 
 By Tracie Mitchell    Community    January 19, 2017

Wedding display at WCCC features items from local businesses

WORLAND – With the Women's Expo coming up Feb. 12, Linda Abell, with the help of Mary Donnell, Shannon Christian and Katianne Meuller, decided to create a display at the Worland Community Center Com...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    Community    January 18, 2017

WHS speech and debate open season with two first-place wins

WORLAND —The Worland High School speech and debate team is two for two this season, competing in two meets and winning the 3A sweepstakes in both competitions. Coach Rick Dorn said the team competed in Green River in December and defeated Douglas...

 
 Community    January 18, 2017

UW student recognized during governor's annual speech

LARAMIE — A University of Wyoming student and member of the Wyoming Research Scholars Program (WRSP) was recognized by Gov. Matt Mead during his State of the State address Jan. 11. The governor acknowledged Logan Jensen, a junior from Greybull...

 
 Community    January 17, 2017

Free online workshops on the Combined Federal Campaign this week

WORLAND — Janet Reasoner of Crazy Horse Consulting will present a free webinar (online workshop) on the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) and how nonprofit organizations can participate today (Tuesday) at 1 p.m. and on Friday, Jan. 20, at 9 a.m. The...

 
 Community    January 13, 2017

Dave Bonner receives the first Wyoming Ethical Leadership Award

CHEYENNE — Dave Bonner, of Powell, received the first Wyoming Ethical Leadership Award for exemplifying ethical business leadership and his unwavering dedication to serving his community and state. Bonner, publisher of the Powell Tribune, received...

 
 By Tracie Mitchell    Community    January 12, 2017

Challenge of the Books

WORLAND – Cloud Peak Middle School students won the Challenge of the Books at the Worland Community Center Complex Wednesday morning, competing against six other area middle schools. The Challenge...

 
 By Tracie Mitchell    Community    December 21, 2016

Worland chiropractor helps out Diaper Bank and Crisis Prevention and Response Center

WORLAND – Cloud Peak Chiropractic is accepting donations for the Diaper Bank and Crisis Prevention and Response Center from Dec. 19 – Jan. 6 For the Worland Elks Lodge Community Diaper Store (Diaper Bank) they are accepting diapers, wipes and...

 
 By Tracie Mitchell    Community    December 17, 2016

Students honored at Ten Sleep School Board meeting

TEN SLEEP – During the Ten Sleep School Board meeting Monday evening several students were honored for different achievements from football to state drama to students of the month. Ten Sleep football coach Jake Zent stated that Zane Taylor...

 
 Community    December 16, 2016

All-State Music honorees announced

WORLAND — Ten choir members from Worland High School have been selected for All-State Music, while four band members were selected, three for All-State Band and one for All-State Winds & Percussion. Choir director Chad Rose said he had 35 choir...

 
 By Tracie Mitchell    Community    December 9, 2016

Festival of Trees winners announced

WORLAND – Pinnacle Banks Festival of Trees creates winners all around. Not only do the local charities and organizations and purchasers win but participants are also rewarded for their efforts by being awarded prizes for the best tree, wreaths and...

 
 Community    December 3, 2016

Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy graduation Dec. 10

CAMP GUERNSEY JOINT TRAINING CENTER — The Wyoming Cowboy Challenge Academy Class 30 will graduate Dec. 10 at 1 p.m., in the main auditorium of Eastern Wyoming College located in Torrington.  The 25 cadets spent the last 5.5 months at Camp...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    Community    December 3, 2016

'Shop With a Cop' grows with added donations

WORLAND — After local law enforcement officers donated to kick start the “Shop With A Cop” program last year, businesses are coming out this year to support and help grow the program. Employees from WBI Energy, Devon Energy and Smith Oilfield...

 
 Community    December 2, 2016

WHS Drama competes at Wyoming High School State Drama competition

LARAMIE — More than 600 students, including several from Worland High School, will participate in the annual Wyoming State Drama competition that began yesterday and concludes tomorrow at the University of Wyoming. The UW Department of Theatre and...

 
 Community    December 1, 2016

Local students perform in NWC Vespers concert

POWELL — The Northwest College Concert Choir and Powell High School Choir will once again join forces to present the annual Vespers concert on Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 p.m. This popular annual holiday music event is hosted at the Powell First...

 
 Community    December 1, 2016

Young hunters help elderly by donating venison

WORLAND — Six young 12- and 13-year-old hunters, and one 16-year-old helped out residents by donating venison from recent hunts. Game Warden Matt Lentsch said the program was the Young Hunters Care project sponsored by the Paintrock Hunter Mentor...

 

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