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

Articles from the December 24, 2020 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 20 of 20

December 24, 2020

Did you know that Christmas wasn't always on December 25?...


Ernie Joseph Hernandez

Ernie Joseph Hernandez, 71, passed away at Washakie Medical Center on December 15, 2020. Ernie was born on October 13, 1949 in Worland, WY, the 1st child born to Lupe and Margaret Celia (Rodriguez)... Full story


Linda Arlene Schneider

Linda Arlene (Nelson) Schneider, 77, passed away at Worland Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center on December 17, 2020. Linda was born on August 6, 1943 in Worland, WY, the 5th child born to Julius... Full story


Garlin Dee Bradshaw

Garlin Dee Bradshaw, 92, went to be with his Savior on December 18, 2020. He was living at Worland Healthcare and Rehabilitation center. Dee was born August 16, 1928 in a log house near Urbana,... Full story


Daisy Elizabeth Crawford

On December 18, 2020 Daisy Elizabeth Crawford was given the greatest Christmas gift of all, being welcomed home by her Lord and Savior. She is singing Hallelujah and praising God along with her... Full story


Sharon Sue Burton

Sharon Sue Burton, "Byrd, Burt or PE," 67 of Worland, WY. Was embraced by her Lord on December 16, 2020 at the Washakie Medical Center. She fought a courageous battle with COVID-19. Sharon was born... Full story


Clinton H. Wessel

Clinton H. Wessel, 84, a Vietnam veteran, passed away on Dec. 17, 2020. He was born on Dec. 9, 1936, in Worland, Wyoming. He is survived by his wife, Peggy Wessel, two daughters, two stepdaughters,... Full story


Rose Emma Watkins

Rose Emma Watkins, 82, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020 at her residence in Hot Springs County after a bout w/cancer. Graveside services will be held in Meeker, Colorado at the Highlands Cemetery, Monday, January 4, 2021, 2:00... Full story


Outgoing members discuss time on council

WORLAND — Two long-time council members and two short-time members participated in their final regular council meeting last Tuesday, Dec. 15. Keith Gentzler and Mandy Horath have served together on...


Let Christmas Shine

It’s Christmas time. You can tell this by the lights, the music and the outpouring of generosity. Volunteers around the community banded together to decorate and light up main street including... Full story


Rediscover Christmas

This is a season of hope. Advent is all about hope. The word Advent means “coming” or “arrival,” and the season is traditionally a time of expectation, waiting, anticipation, and longing. Advent is a time to prepare our hearts and help us...

 By Seth Romsa    News    December 24, 2020

Commissioners view progress during tour of new library

WORLAND – If you have walked by or looked inside the future location of the new Washakie County Library you will notice that construction has been well underway over the last month and a half as...


The Making of a Hallmark Christmas

By KARLA POMEROY Editor WORLAND - A movement that began in late October from a shared meme on Facebook, ended with main street in Worland all lit up and decorated Hallmark-style. Co-organizer...

 By Alex Kuhn    Sports    December 24, 2020

Warriors sprint out to a 3-0 start

WORLAND - With three games under their belts, the Worland Warriors basketball team heads into the holiday break with a 3-0 record, a convincing 3-0 at that. Playing the Hot Springs County Bobcats on...


Lovell man in critical condition following shooting

LOVELL — A Lovell man remains in critical condition after being shot multiple times inside a Nevada Avenue apartment complex. Lovell resident Brennan Hodges, 27, has been arraigned on one count of first-degree attempted murder, two counts of... Full story


32 COVID-Related Wyoming Deaths Confirmed; 4 each in BHC and Washakie County

Thirty-two coronavirus-related deaths among Wyoming residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have been confirmed, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH), according to a release on Monday, Dec. 28. An older adult Big Horn County woman... Full story


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2022

Rendered 12/03/2022 08:46