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 By Seth Romsa    News    August 15, 2019

Worland area schools ready to begin school year on Tuesday

WORLAND – Summer is officially over for Worland area students come Tuesday, Aug. 20. With multiple projects going on throughout the district over the summer, many teachers started to head back to their classrooms on Wednesday, in preparation for... Full story

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    August 15, 2019

Washakie County Fair Board discusses successes from 2019 fair; discussions begin on changes for 2020

WORLAND – The Washakie County Fair Board met Monday night to discuss the successes and failures of the 2019 Washakie County Fair. With the fair having just finished about two weeks ago, the board finalized bills and decided to discuss what they...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    August 15, 2019

US Army Corps of Engineers visits river two years later

WORLAND – When large blocks of ice floated down the Big Horn River and caused flooding in downtown Worland in February 2017, response to the event was huge from the community. The efforts to...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    August 8, 2019

Commissioners continue discussions on future library plans

WORLAND — The Washakie County commissioners continue to discuss the future of the Washakie County Library in Worland. A third concept of the first-floor plan was discussed at the commissioners regular meeting Tuesday morning. All plans are only...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    August 8, 2019

Ed Luhm enjoys transition to Circuit Court Judge

WORLAND – Wyoming Fifth Judicial District Circuit Court Judge Ed Luhm has recently made the transition from attorney to sitting on the bench and making impactful decisions in the community. Luhm too... Full story

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    August 1, 2019

Nowoodstock music festival enters 19th year

TEN SLEEP – The 19th annual Nowoodstock Ten Sleep Music Festival is set to kick off Friday, Aug. 9, and run through Sunday, Aug. 11 at Vista Park in downtown Ten Sleep. Ever since its creation in 2000, the event has exploded into a large annual...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    July 18, 2019

Becoming a citizen

WORLAND – Sometimes it can be difficult to understand what it means to be an American citizen, but one Worland resident completed his journey a couple of months ago, and gained his full... Full story

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    July 18, 2019

Budget finalized; library floor plans discussed by county commissioners

WORLAND – The Washakie County Commissioners officially adopted their final budget for the 2019-20, with a final budget being agreed upon of $12 million. Prior to accepting the proposed budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year, the commissioners held a...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    July 11, 2019

Outdoorsman finds new ownership after 65 years

WORLAND – After being under the same ownership family for 65 years, the Outdoorsman has a new set of owners in downtown Worland. Ray and Sarah Witt recently purchased the store from the Stine...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    June 27, 2019

Ten Sleep continues traditions, kicking off the Fourth with 74th rodeo

TEN SLEEP – Fourth of July festivities will kick off next Thursday, July 4 at 10 a.m. with the Ten Sleep Parade, being given the theme of “Give Me Liberty” this year. The parade leads into a full day of rodeo activities and culminates with... Full story

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    June 27, 2019

Diesel Pickup Specialists set to host sixth annual Dyno and Dirt Drags

WORLAND – Diesel Pickup Specialists (DPS) of Worland is set to host its sixth annual Dyno and Dirt Drags on Saturday morning at 8 a.m. Mykle and Amy Baugh have been owners of the company since 2006, and continue to offer bumper-to-bumper repair in... Full story

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    June 20, 2019

Guante performance inspires; Summit has successful two days

WORLAND - Starting with something as simple as a handshake, Kyle "Guante" Tran Myhre brings real life problems to light through spoken word. His performance on Wednesday night, June 12, in Worland, as...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    June 13, 2019

Fair Board changes youth rodeo start time

WORLAND – The Washakie County Fair Board voted to change the starting time and day that the youth rodeo would start during fair week. This change was brought up by board member Marty Cross, and it a motion to move the rodeo to Thursday night... Full story

 
 By Seth Romsa    Community    June 13, 2019

Washakie County Extension hires new Cent$ible Nutrition educator

WORLAND – The University of Wyoming Extension (UWE) recently welcomed Angela Michel to its Washakie County office as the new Cent$ible Nutrition educator, and Hot Springs County SNAP-Ed. Michel has...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    June 6, 2019

Children's Summit offers free events to public

WORLAND – The Big Horn Basin Children’s Summit will take place next Wednesday and Thursday, June 12 and 13 at Worland Middle School. This summit is being hosted by the local Child Protection Team to provide workshops that focus on the...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    June 6, 2019

Bloedorn to host 100-year anniversary party

WORLAND – Bloedorn Lumber has been a staple company of Wyoming for 100 years. To celebrate, Bloedorn of Worland will be hosting an anniversary party Saturday, June 8, at 8 a.m. running until 5 p.m. Bloedorn has been a staple of Worland since 1974,... Full story

 

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