Northern Wyoming Daily News - Serving the Big Horn Basin for over 100 years

News

Sorted by date  Results 51 - 75 of 3121

Page Up



 By Marcus Huff    News    November 29, 2017

Limited over-the counter access to overdose drug in Washakie County

WORLAND – Thanks to a bill passed by the Wyoming State Senate in March, pharmacists across the state are able to prescribe an opiate antagonist (Naloxone, known commonly as Narcan) to counteract...

 

Paving a different road

McGarvin-Moberly VP retiring at the end of 2017 WORLAND – Worland asphalt contractor McGarvin-Moberly Construction Vice President Gary Bertsch has decided that after 47 years working for the company...

 

EU extends approval for weed killer claimed to harm health

France and Germancy at odds BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Monday approved a five-year extension to the use of the weed killer glyphosate, in a move that failed to satisfy either environmentalists or farmers and pitted Germany against...

 

November 28, 2017

Login to view online edition....

 

WHS Drama Club heads to state

WORLAND - The Worland High School Drama Club will be competing at the state competition this week, Nov. 30-Dec. 2, at Casper College. There will be 50 WHS students competing in a variety of events....

 
 By Marcus Huff    News    November 28, 2017

Legislative committee proposes state veterans nursing home

THERMOPOLIS — The state’s Joint Transportation, Highways, and Military Affairs Interim Committee reviewed a draft bill on Monday that would provide the state a permanent veterans care facility, and an outline for appropriations to pay for the...

 

Preliminary hearing postponed for former Basin clerk

WORLAND — A 36-year-old Greybull woman charged with fraudulently taking nearly $100,000 from the town of Basin and Basin Area Chamber of Commerce has waived her right to a speedy trial which postponed the preliminary hearing set for Nov. 22....

 

November 25, 2017

Login to view online edition....

 

Incentives to shop local

Small Business Saturday promotion gives local shoppers a chance to win prizes WORLAND – With Thanksgiving now just a memory, it's time to shift gears for the upcoming holiday season. Many people...

 

Lander breaks 102-year-old record high

WORLAND — A few western cities set records in Wyoming on Thanksgiving Day but Worland was not one of them. Lander broke a 102-year-old record with a high of 68 Thursday, breaking the 1915 record of 65, according to the National Weather Service offi...

 
 By Marcus Huff    News    November 25, 2017

Native artist and activist passes away

THERMOPOLIS –American Indian activist, artists, and aerospace engineer Rodney C. Skenandore was laid to rest in Montana earlier this month, after falling ill and dying in the Harz Mountains of...

 

Newspaper apologizes after reporter's sexual assault case

CHEYENNE (AP) — A Wyoming newspaper has apologized for not taking action sooner against a reporter who pleaded guilty to sexual assault. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle in Cheyenne said Thursday Sisco Molina, formerly of Worland, no longer works for the...

 

November 23, 2017

Login to view online edition for November 23, 2017. The Northern Wyoming Daily News will not publish a newspaper for Nov. 24, 2017, due to the Thanksgiving holiday....

 

New entryway to Pioneer Square nears completion

Picnic tables, benches, fountain still to come WORLAND - The renovation to the Pioneer Square entryway at 10th and Big Horn is nearing completion for the winter, according to Worland Public Works...

 

Turkey holiday puts spotlight on Wyoming's bright turkey history

CHEYENNE - The gobbling of the famed and glamorized first Thanksgiving took nearly three centuries to resonate to the Equality State. But it rings loud across much of Wyoming now and is far from reaching a crescendo. It wasn’t until 1955 when...

 

Helping create heartwarming moments

Ten Sleep Little Shoppers helps students buy presents for family and friends WORLAND – There is nothing more heartwarming for the giver and the recipient than being able to give someone you love a Christmas gift that you picked out yourself on...

 
 By Marcus Huff    News    November 23, 2017

O'Reilly opens 17th Wyoming store in Worland

WORLAND – “As soon as the weather turns nicer, we’ll have a real grand opening with a car show and giveaways,” said O’Reilly Auto Parts Manager Mike Oliver. “Probably next year sometime.” With the opening of O’Reilly in Worland on...

 

November 22, 2017

Login to view online edition....

 

November 21, 2017

Login to view online edition....

 

AAA expects 50 million Americans to travel over Thanksgiving

If you’re traveling over Thanksgiving, you’ll have even more company than last year. AAA predicts that 50.9 million Americans will travel over the holiday, a 3.3 percent increase over 2016 and the most since 2005. The auto club credits a growing...

 

Water rate ordinance up on final reading tonight

WORLAND — The water rate increase proposed by the Worland City Council will go into effect Dec. 1 if passed tonight on third and final reading. The rates will increase by 15 percent, with the council initially discussing increases from 10 percent...

 
 By Marcus Huff    News    November 21, 2017

Big Horn Federal readies for new facility

WORLAND – Big Horn Federal Savings Bank in Worland, 1006 Big Horn Avenue, has moved into a temporary facility while the former bank building is in the first stages of being removed and replaced with a new, upgraded and larger building. “We’re h...

 

Veterans assistance in Washakie, Park, Hot Springs counties set for December

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

 

November 18, 2017

Log in to view the online edition....

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2017