News

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 7720



 News    May 23, 2024 

May 23, 2024

Worland's graduation, State Champion runners and much more!...

 
 By GRACE WALHUS    News    May 23, 2024 

Memorial Day ceremonies Monday

This Monday, May 27, Worland’s American Legion Floyd Minch Post 44 will be hosting its annual Memorial Day celebrations and services. The ceremony will begin at Riverview Memorial Gardens Cemetery at 11 a.m. According to Legionnaire Don Hall, W...

 
 By GRACE WALHUS    News    May 23, 2024 

Naloxone available for public request

During the Washakie County commissioner meeting on Tuesday, May 21, public health nursing manager Amanda Heinemeyer told the commissioners about a grant that the Department of Health received, which will allow for doses of naloxone to be requested by...

 
 News    May 23, 2024 

Mental Health Minute: How do you help someone who has an alcohol or drug addiction?

On March 16, a grassroots committee hosted the Worland Mental Fitness Fair at the Worland Community Center. Members of the panel were Dr. Ralph Louis, psychologist from Oxbow Counseling in Basin; Janae Harman, owner of Family Circle Counseling in...

 
 By GRACE WALHUS    News    May 23, 2024 

Funding EMS in the Big Horn Basin

With Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and ambulance programs not being required to operate and be funded within the State of Wyoming, programs around the state are finding various ways to maintain operation and serve their communities. The issue...

 
 News    May 23, 2024 

The Northern Wyoming News

Chronicling the stories of Washakie County and beyond....

 

May 16, 2024

Lots of pictures including Ten Sleep's graduation and other local news!...

 
 By GRACE WALHUS    News    May 16, 2024

Ready, set, run: Primary election filing begins today

For federal, state, county and city positions, filing for the Aug. 20 primary election will be open from May 16 to May 31. FEDERAL Incumbent U.S. Senator John Barrasso, who is finishing his third six-year term, has announced that he will be running...

 
 By SEAN MORTIMER    News    May 16, 2024

Personnel highlights Ten Sleep school board meeting

Following an executive/closed session during the Washakie County School District No. 2 board of trustees meeting on May 13, the board approved hiring several classified staff as well as extra duty assignments. The following classified staff were appr...

 

USPS pauses restructuring after pressure from Senator Lummis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – United States Postal Service (USPS) Postmaster General Louis DeJoy agreed to pause the planned changes to the mail delivery network that would have closed the Cheyenne and Casper Processing and Distribution Centers following r...

 

Mental Fitness Minute: Do most people who die by suicide have a mental illness?

On March 16, a grassroots committee hosted the Worland Mental Fitness Fair at the Worland Community Center. Members of the panel were Dr. Ralph Louis, psychologist from Oxbow Counseling in Basin; Janae Harman, owner of Family Circle Counseling in...

 
 By SEAN MORTIMER    News    May 16, 2024

Nonprofit seeking senior volunteers to help seniors and youth in Washakie County

Wyoming Senior Citizens Inc., based out of Riverton, is looking for volunteers for their programs in the Big Horn Basin area. Volunteer opportunities are for people age 55 or older who would like to work with either children or the elderly....

 
 By GRACE WALHUS    News    May 16, 2024

Choices That Matter deemed success in preparing eighth graders

In a community-wide effort to prepare Worland Middle School eighth grade students for entering high school, the school hosted the annual, Choices That Matter, on May 1. In a previous interview with...

 
 News    May 9, 2024

May 9, 2024

Lots of pictures, a new alternative high school in Worland and other local news!...

 
 By GRACE WALHUS    News    May 9, 2024

Ambulance building gains certificate of occupancy

At the Washakie County Commissioner meeting on Tuesday, May 7, ambulance building project manager Tom Schmeltzer gave the commissioners an update on the building’s progress. Schmeltzer said that he and building maintenance manager Breck Buer met with...

 
 News    May 9, 2024

Local UW undergraduate researcher honored

The Phi Beta Kappa chapter at the University of Wyoming selected two winners of 2024 Undergraduate Research and Inquiry Day Awards during last weekend's event at the Wyoming Union. The event celebrate...

 
 News    May 9, 2024

Mental Fitness Minute: Can you get help for mental illness without taking medications?

On March 16, a grassroots committee hosted the Worland Mental Fitness Fair at the Worland Community Center. Members of the panel were Dr. Ralph Louis, psychologist from Oxbow Counseling in Basin; Janae Harman, owner of Family Circle Counseling in Wor...

 
 By CHRISTINE WEBER    News    May 9, 2024

Fredericks named Washakie County Homemakers 2024 Unsung Heroes

Dan and Nancy Frederick of Worland have been named Washakie County Homemakers 2024 Unsung Heroes. The nod was a result of the couple's involvement with Sleep in Heavenly Peace. "It was six years ago...

 
 By SEAN MORTIMER    News    May 9, 2024

Worland brings home four medals from SkillsUSA; 2 earn state titles

The annual Wyoming SkillsUSA competition took place in Casper April 22-24, where students with skills in various arts and trades have an opportunity to win scholarship money by competing against stude...

 
 By SEAN MORTIMER    News    May 9, 2024

Hageman answers community questions

On Saturday, April 27, U.S. Rep. Harriet Hageman (R-Wyoming) answered a number of questions from Washakie County residents during a town hall meeting April 27. BORDER One concerned citizen said, “When they [undocumented immigrants] first started c...

 

Page Down

X

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2024

Rendered 05/25/2024 01:31