Articles from the April 4, 2019 edition
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NEWS EDITORIAL: A trust issue for UW trustees
The University of Wyoming Board of Trustees has a trust issue and a transparency issue. How they proceed with the new presidential search will determine if they can fix these two issues. The board opted last week to not offer current President...
Fire District warns to obey fire regulations after several grass fires
WORLAND – Due to half a dozen grass fires across the county in the last week, Worland Fire District Chief Chris Kocher reminds residents to review the county fire regulations, currently posted on the county website. “The big issue is everything... Full story
Commissioners make offer for new emergency management director
WORLAND — The Washakie County commissioners interviewed four candidates for the Washakie County Emergency Management/Homeland Security director and have extended an offer to one candidate. According to Commission Chairman Fred Frandson, the county...
Assistant speech and debate coach named Alumni of the Year
WORLAND – Worland speech and debate team’s assistant coach John Ryan received the Alumni of the Year award recently, at the speech and debate National Qualifiers tournament in Green River and Rock Springs,. The National Speech and Debate Associat... Full story
Possible 'contaminants' to Boysen cause concern
THERMOPOLIS — Concerned Thermopolis resident and former Hot Springs County planner Lee Campbell sought support from local officials to get comments extended for a proposed Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality permit. Campbell said when he... Full story
Lifelong lesson: Learning to swim, staying safe in the water
WORLAND — Cecelia Sylvester of Hyattville organizes activities for four homeschooled youth in her community and last fall she was looking for a Christmas gift for them. The gift turned out to be...
Mulhall speaks up for UW Pres. Nichols
WORLAND — With the University of Wyoming Board of Trustees waiting to begin a search for their next president for the university, many students and faculty still have questions and want more transparency. One of those students, UW student body...
HSCHS ready to hit the track again after open week
THERMOPOLIS - With athletes gone over the spring break, the Hot Springs County High School track and field team had an open week last week. Now, with most of the team back together, the Bobcats and La... Full story
City of Worland Notice to Bidders- Gutter and Misc Upgrades
City of Worland Notice to Bidders- Gutter and Misc Upgrades... PDF
Public Notice WCCD Notice of Intent to Adopt Rules and Regulations
Public Notice WCCD Notice of Intent to Adopt Rules and Regulations... PDF
Scientists to gather in Big Horn Basin to study fossil 'treasure trove'
CODY — A brachiosaur stretches its long neck to reach a leaf from a high branch as a giant ichthyosaur gently swims by in the water far below. This scene likely played out in the Big Horn Basin millions of years ago. Paleontologists will be... Full story
BLM approved drilling permits during shutdown
CASPER — Federal workers at the Bureau of Land Management approved 74 oil and gas drilling permits in Wyoming during the 35-day government shutdown earlier this year, according to a public records request submitted by a western environmental... Full story
Student responsible for racist flyers identified, teacher likely to be reinstated
CHEYENNE — Laramie County School District 1 has identified at least one student believed to be responsible for creating the racist and anti-gay flyers found at McCormick Junior High last week. LCSD1 Superintendent Boyd Brown said Tuesday that... Full story