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November 03, 2022

Sample Ballots inside this week's issue. Stories on Constitutional Amendments, Lodging Tax. Don't forget to vote. It's your right....

 

Sales tax and movies: Support them both

On Tuesday, Nov. 8, voters in Washakie County will be asked whether they would like to continue the one-cent general purpose tax aka the fifth-cent. Voting in favor of this tax will not raise taxes... Full story

 
 By Aedan Hannon    News    November 3, 2022

Book bans, LGBTQ canards color Schroeder's youth sexualization rally

CHEYENNE-The conference room at Little America had the air of an energetic church service. Beyond the direct references to Jesus and good and evil by Reps. John Bear (R-Gillette) and Chip Neiman... Full story

 
 By SEAN MORTIMER    News    November 3, 2022

Washakie County Tourism Board seeks renewal of lodging tax

WORLAND – First enacted in 1990, Washakie County’s optional lodging tax will once again appear on the ballot Tuesday. The tax is voted on every four years and has been approved every cycle since its introduction, most recently receiving a 75.87%...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    November 3, 2022

Voters head to the polls next week

WORLAND — Washakie County and Wyoming voters will cast their ballots on Tuesday at the very latest. Some have already voted or will vote before the 7 p.m. absentee ballot deadline on Tuesday. As of Oct. 26, 390 of the 567 absentee ballots sent to...

 
 By SEAN MORTIMER    News    November 3, 2022

Museum educator joins hospital board

WORLAND – Kurt Johnson sat in on his first meeting as a member of the Washakie Medical Center Hospital Board on Tuesday, Oct 25. Johnson, who was appointed by the county commissioners, was born and raised outside of Minneapolis, Minnesota, in the...

 
 By ZACH SPADT    News    November 3, 2022

First-responders conduct mass-casualty training in Washakie County

NORTH WASHAKIE COUNTY - It was a brisk evening as the fire trucks and ambulances began arriving to the scene just off a major highway in Washakie County. Two minivans carrying a combined 14...

 
 By ALEX KUHN    Sports    November 3, 2022

No. 1 Broncs top Worland 63-14

WORLAND - For the fourth-straight season, the Worland Warriors football season ended at Cody High School as the Broncos eliminated the Warriors from postseason play. Traveling to Cody on Oct. 28, the...

 

Dorthea Mae Lewis

Dorthea Mae Lewis was born on May 17, 1922 to Perle Mortimer Lewis and Bertha Mae Sheesley in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. In May of 2022, she celebrated 100 years of joyful living and passed away... Full story

 

Helen Schoeler

Helen Schoeler, 93, passed away on October 19th, 2022 in Mesa, Arizona. Helen was born on April 2, 1929 in Jamestown, North Dakota. Helen was raised on the family farm outside of Jamestown, North... Full story

 

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