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 News    July 29, 2021 

July 29, 2021

On this day in: 1836 – Inauguration of the Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile (Arch of Triumph of the Star) in Paris, France. 1954 – The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien was published. 1958 – NASA (National Aeronautics and Space...

 
 By Avery Howe    News    July 29, 2021 

Krogman Family expresses gratitude for community support, patriotism

In the June 17, 2021 issue of Northern Wyoming News, Kelly Steindorf was quoted about the prospects of First Lieutenant Alva "Ray" Krogman's funeral services. The Air Force Academy graduate had been...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    News    July 29, 2021 

State, County COVID cases on the rise

WORLAND — Washakie County has seen a slight uptick in COVID-19 cases over the past month. Washakie County had 0 active cases on June 15 and as of Monday had 7 active lab-confirmed cases. On Tuesday...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    July 29, 2021 

District 2 budget includes state funds for school design

TEN SLEEP – Washakie County School District (WCSD) No. 2 adopted their 2021-22 fiscal year budget before their monthly meeting on Tuesday, July 20, which included $2.5 million for design of the new...

 
 News    July 29, 2021 

UW student Vigil invited to view launch of capsule headed to ISS

LARAMIE - University of Wyoming student Aaron Vigil, of Worland, is among 50 NASA interns scheduled to watch the live launch of the Boeing Starliner this Friday, July 30, as part of an unmanned flight...

 
 News    July 29, 2021 

It's County Fair Time

Chief Washakie FFA member Natalie Tharp shows off her grand champion ribbon she won in FFA showmanship. Olivia Shaffer was reserve champion.... Full story

 
 News    July 29, 2021 

Fires prohibited on Game and Fish Commission-owned and administered lands within the Big Horn Basin

CODY – Fires are now banned on all Wyoming Game and Fish Commission-owned and administered lands within the Big Horn Basin. These lands include Yellowtail Wildlife Habitat Management Area (WHMA)... Full story

 

July 22, 2021

On this day in: 1793 – Alexander Mackenzie reaches the Pacific Ocean becoming the first recorded human to complete a transcontinental crossing of North America. 1796 - Cleveland, Ohio, was founded by Gen. Moses Cleaveland....

 
 By Avery Howe    News    July 22, 2021

This year's fair entertainment includes rodeos, music and Monster Trucks

Rodeos, live music and monster trucks are just a few of the entertainment events planned to take place at the Washakie County Fairgrounds July 24- 31. RODEO The rodeo is being contracted by the Griemsmans this year, who are new to organizing but not...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    July 22, 2021

School District No. 1 budget slightly down

WORLAND – The Washakie County School District (WCSD) No. 1 Board of Trustees approved their budget for the 2021-22 fiscal year during a special hearing on Wednesday, July 14. The general fund for...

 
 By Avery Howe    News    July 22, 2021

100 Wyoming Patriot Guard Riders escort Krogman to Worland

WORLAND - Around 100 motorcycles arrived in Worland June 19 escorting First Lieutenant Ray Krogman's casket from Billings Logan International Airport. The motorcyclists were largely of the Patriot...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    July 22, 2021

Old library building sold

WORLAND – The Washakie County Commissioners announced that they have sold the former Washakie County Library building located at 1019 Coburn Ave. after the county closed on the sale Friday, July...

 

Coming Home

First Lieutenant Ray Krogman's casket is moved to the Bryant Funeral Home hearse by an Honor Guard at Billings Logan International Airport's Edwards Jet Center.... Full story

 
 By Dennis Mansfield    News    July 22, 2021

After wearing bracelet for 30 years, Sheridan woman attends Krogman services

SHERIDAN — For Sheridan resident Donna Roberts, it’s a simple story. It’s also one that has impacted her life and that she’s literally worn on her wrist, on and off, for 30 years. It all started when Roberts was working as a bartender at the... Full story

 

BREAKING: Enzi dies after bicycle accident; Governor Orders Flags Lowered to Half-Staff

Governor Orders Flags Lowered to Half-Staff CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon and all of Wyoming mourn the loss of former United States Senator Mike Enzi, who passed away last night from... Full story

 

July 15, 2021

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 By Avery Howe    News    July 15, 2021

Plans set to bring 1st Lt. Krogman home

Worland is pulling out all of the stops to welcome home First Lieutenant Alva Ray Krogman of the Air Force who was lost over Laos in the Vietnam War 54 years ago. On July 19 Krogman's remains will be... Full story

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    News    July 15, 2021

City issues citations for construction of crematory

WORLAND — The City of Worland is issuing seven citations to Clayton Draggoo, owner of Veile Mortuary this week after it was discovered he was installing a crematory at the mortuary location on...

 

Two arrested on theft and drug charges

WORLAND — On July 12, 2021, Worland Police Department officers arrested two people that were initially suspects in several thefts from a local business in Worland. The male, identified as Fabian D. Cid, 29, and the female, identified as Carissa M....

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    July 15, 2021

West Side summer camp brings excitement

WORLAND – During the Washakie County School Board No. 1 Board of Trustees meeting in June, teachers from West Side Elementary gave a presentation on the activities they did at West Side during June...

 

Wyoming News Briefs Friday, July 16

Teen joy ride causes more than $40,000 damage GILLETTE (WNE) — Two teenagers were arrested and a third is still at large after they were caught driving a stolen pickup through Fox Park and the Energy Capital Sports Complex on Wednesday night,... Full story

 
 By Joy Ufford    News    July 15, 2021

Anonymous student alleges sexual assault by teacher

PINEDALE – With no response from Big Piney school district officials to a former student’s request to continue a lawsuit against them as “Jane Doe,” a federal magistrate judge ruled on July 13 that is how the civil suit will proceed. The... Full story

 

July 8, 2021

On this day in: 1919 - U.S. President Wilson returned from the Versailles Peace Conference in France. 1969 - The U.S. Patent Office issued a patent for the game "Twister."...

 
 By Karla Pomeroy    News    July 8, 2021

No damage in 4.1 quake south of Ten Sleep Sunday

TEN SLEEP — The second earthquake in four months south of Ten Sleep struck about 3:17 p.m. Sunday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website. The quake measured 4. 1 magnitude 42...

 
 By Seth Romsa    News    July 8, 2021

Quinn sworn in as county assessor

WORLAND – Washakie County Deputy Assessor Nancy Quinn was selected by the Washakie County Commissioners as the next Washakie County Assessor and was sworn in on Tuesday, July 6. Quinn has been the...

 

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