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 News    May 6, 2021

May 6, 2021

On this day in: 1889 - The Eiffel Tower was officially opened to the public at the Universal Exposition in Paris. 1937 - The Hindenburg exploded over Lakehurst, New Jersey, killing 36 passengers and crewmembers. 1940 - John Steinbeck was awarded the...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    News    May 6, 2021

WHS Graduation Parade next Thursday, May 13

WORLAND — The Worland High School Graduation Parade, sponsored by Worland Rotary and organized by Kara Anderson will be at 6:30 p.m. next Thursday, May 13. Anderson said she had not initially...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    May 6, 2021

Extension of bike path proposed to Commissioners

WORLAND – Local resident Landis Benson approached the Washakie County Commissioners during their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, May 4, to discuss an idea that would extend the bike/walking...

 

Mary Lurana Egbert

Mary L. Greet Egbert, 91, passed away October 26, 2020 at the Worland Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Mary was born July 22, 1929 in Worland, Wyoming. Memorial services will be at 11a.m. on Saturday, May 8, at the United Methodist Church in...

 

Roxanne Martinez

Roxanne (Hernandez) Martinez, 48, passed away on November 28, 2020, at the Washakie Medical Center in Worland. Roxanne was born in Worland on March 6, 1972. Graveside services will be at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, May 8, 2021, at the Riverview Memorial...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    Opinion    May 6, 2021

The News Editorial: Legislature was right to address health order process

What a difference a year makes. Last year at this time graduation ceremonies were changed dramatically, events were canceled. Today, both schools are planning regular graduations on May 16, summer...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    News    May 6, 2021

Making history: Worland's first dental hygienist celebrates at 50-year reunion

WORLAND - Worland's first dental hygienist Margaret Schmeltzer Lungren, and seven of her classmates from Sheridan College were recognized at last weekend's graduation ceremonies for the 50th...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    May 6, 2021

Drug Free Community Walk/Run May 12

WORLAND – The Washakie Prevention Coalition’s (WPC) Drug Free Community Walk/Run is set to take place Wednesday, May 12, on the Worland Walking Path from 6:30-8 p.m. “We want business and...

 
 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    May 6, 2021

Ten Sleep getting in postseason mindset

TEN SLEEP - The Ten Sleep track and field team wraps up their regular season in Thermopolis on Friday. The Pioneers and Lady Pioneers are coming off a strong meet in Buffalo on April 30. For the...

 

Marlene Christofferson

Funeral services for Marlene Christofferson, 89, will be Tuesday, May 11, 10 am at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Thermopolis. Mrs. Christofferson died May 3, 2021 in Gillette, Wyoming....

 

John Vialpando

Military services for John Vialpando, 71, will be held at Riverside Cemetery, Saturday, May15, 11:30 AM in Thermopolis. Mr. Vialpando died May 3, 2021 at his residence in Thermopolis....

 
 News    May 6, 2021

Reaction to Cheney Ouster as House GOP Conference Chair

The Wyoming Democratic Party released a statement following Rep. Liz Cheney's removal as House GOP Conference Chair during a meeting of the House Republican Conference Wednesday morning. Cheney also released her statement and answers to reporter...

 
 News    May 6, 2021

Governor Gordon Withdraws Wyoming from COVID-era Unemployment Programs

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon has announced that Wyoming will end its participation in federal supplemental unemployment benefits in order to address workforce shortages being felt throughout the state. The programs were made available...

 

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