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

News

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 6902



 News    August 4, 2022 

August 4, 2022

Check out Fair Coverage throughout this week's issue....

 
 By KARLA POMEROY    News    August 4, 2022 

Frandson remembered as a leader, patriot, family man

WORLAND — Washakie County Clerk Mary Grace Strauch announced Wednesday, July 27 that Commissioner Chairman Fred Frandson had withdrawn from the county commissioner race and less than a week later,...

 
 By KARLA POMEROY    News    August 4, 2022 

Veals get probation for 2021 incident in Big Horns

WORLAND — Father and son Niles Wesley Veal, 71, and Cody James Veal, 42, both of Sheridan County, received probation for charges that stemmed from an incident in the Big Horn Mountains in September...

 
 By KARLA POMEROY    News    August 4, 2022 

Dance the night away at the 'Hometown Hootenanny'

WORLAND — Grab your partner and your dancing shoes and come out Saturday night to the “Hometown Hootenanny” at the Worland Community Center. The event is a hosted by the Washakie Museum & Cultur...

 

July 28, 2022

Check out Fair Coverage, U.S. House Candidate profiles and much more....

 

Republicans outnumber Dems again in Teton County; Dems say they're switching parties for Cheney

JACKSON — Talking to self-identified Democrats in Teton County reveals a chameleon of a voting block. That’s no surprise under the conditions. U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney’s latest 22-point polling deficit reported by the Casper Star-Tribune has been...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    News    July 28, 2022

Royalty returns with crowning ceremony

WORLAND -For the first time since 2005 the Washakie County Fair has royalty reigning over the week with the official crowning Monday night of Fair Queen Aubrie Carlisle and Junior Princess Lacee...

 

Former Worland chief to be inducted in Wyoming Fire Service Hall of Fame

RIVERTON – The Wyoming Local Assistance State Team (L.A.S.T.) announced the annual Wyoming Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service and the Wyoming Fire Service Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony this week. The Ceremonies are scheduled for Saturday,...

 

Fire restrictions in place after wildland fire last week

WASHAKIE COUNTY — Due to dry conditions and high fire danger, Stage 1 Fire Restrictions will begin July 28 on public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management Wind River/Bighorn Basin District’s Cody, Lander and Worland field offices...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    July 28, 2022

New Ten Sleep superintendent, principal take dream jobs

WORLAND — There was only one school district that could pull Annie and Robert Griffin away from their positions as educators in rural Sheridan County. And when that position came open, there was no debate between the respective Tongue River...

 
 By KARLA POMEROY    News    July 28, 2022

Frandson withdraws from Commissioner race

WORLAND - Washakie County Clerk Mary Grace Strauch announced Wednesday that Commissioner Fred Frandson has withdrawn from the county commissioner race. In a letter to Strauch and fellow commissioners...

 

July 21, 2022

Check out governor candidate profiles. Also inside Fair Schedules for Washakie, Hot Springs and Big Horn county fairs....

 
 By Mark Davis    News    July 21, 2022

Plane crash kills couple

POWELL — A plane went down in the Bighorn Mountains Thursday afternoon, reportedly killing a Georgia couple traveling through the West and igniting a fire in a hard-to-access area of the Bighorn National Forest. The small plane left Powell around...

 
 By TOBIAS MOWERY    News    July 21, 2022

Ten Sleep's budget includes first raise for employees in three years

WORLAND – During their mid-month meeting June 22, Ten Sleep mayor Ernie Beckley presented the budget for the fiscal year to the Ten Sleep Council. He explained the discussions resulting in the resolution breakdown and the council was firmly behind...

 
 By KARLA POMEROY    News    July 21, 2022

Board discusses federal mandates, computer filters at library

TEN SLEEP — Washakie County School District No. 2 resident, Ruth Ann Carter asked board members what they would do if the federal government mandates critical race theory and nondiscrimination...

 
 By KARLA POMEROY    News    July 21, 2022

Washakie County District 1 budget approved, revenues follow decline in enrollment

WORLAND — The Washakie County School District No. 1 Board of Trustees approved the $24.1 million 2023 fiscal year budget at the annual budget hearing on Wednesday, July 13. Business Manager Charlie...

 
 By KARLA POMEROY    News    July 21, 2022

WC School District No. 2 budget increases slightly

TEN SLEEP — The Washakie County School District No. 2 Board of Trustees approved an overall budget of $37,528,810 at Monday’s monthly meeting and budget hearing. The majority of the budget, $31.9...

 

Pinedale's own Rogerson to perform next Thursday

WORLAND - County fairs and rodeos are the perfect venues for Jared Rogerson and the Rodeo Wreck and they will be bringing their "rodeo rock" music to Worland for a free concert Thursday night in the...

 

AG authorizes trigger law's use

CASPER — Attorney General Bridget Hill notified Gov. Mark Gordon on Thursday that Wyoming’s trigger abortion ban “would be fully authorized” under the U.S. Supreme Court decision that overturned Roe v. Wade last month. That clears the way...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 08/09/2022 06:51