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Lovell and Rocky Mtn. proms this Friday

For the first time in recent memory, both Lovell High School and Rocky Mountain High School have scheduled prom on the same night – this Friday, April 17. “Black and White” is the theme of the Rocky Mountain Junior Prom, […]

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A Lovell Volunteer Fire Dept. fast response truck hurries across a field as flames race north behind a strong wind Monday northeast of the Western Sugar Factory.
David Peck photo

High winds stoke fires, rain helps quell the flames

A good douse of rain was welcomed by firefighters in the early hours of Wednesday morning after fighting fires all week caused by controlled burns that were


Bulldogs show strong at L.A. Kohnke in Powell

With a good day for track but a few athletes missing due to the State FFA Convention, the Lovell track and field squad had another solid outing

Bill Fink stands next to his golf cart that he hopes will soon be able to ply the streets of Lovell again if an ordinance allowing the vehicles is passed by the Lovell Town Council.
David Peck photo

Lovell council reacts to concern for golf cart user

A Lovell veteran of World War II will soon be able to once again travel the streets of Lovell in his golf cart thanks to the efforts

Rocky Mountain High School FFA chapter members (l-r) TaiLyn Miller, Lily Myers, Jennifer Parker and Bonnie Bates took first place in the “Environmental and Natural Resources” Career Development Event, as part of the Wyoming FFA Association’s State Convention held April 6-11 in Cheyenne.
David Peck photo

Rocky FFA team takes first in state

A team of four members of the Rocky Mountain High School FFA chapter, including Bonnie Bates, TaiLyn Miller, Lily Myers and Jennifer Parker, took first place in

Shirley Ann (Lynn) Gairrett

Shirley Ann (Lynn) Gairrett

Aug. 18, 1950 - April 3, 2015

Edna Irene Timmons

April 3, 1924 – Nov. 19, 2014

Judy Richards

Celebrating volunteers – Judy Richards: making education a priority

April 12-18 is the week of the volunteer, celebrating the contributions of volunteers in communities across the nation. Judy Richards’ tireless efforts to improve educational opportunities for

Kane general store

Soup and pie event Saturday

Come fill up on homemade soups and pies and a little bit of local history at an all-you-can-eat supper slated for Saturday, April 11 at the Lovell

A firefighter holds back flames with a continuous spray of water near the John Petrich home, during a fire that quickly spread through the Shoshone River bottom on Saturday evening, threatening several nearby residences.
Photo Courtesy Travis Davis

Fire rips through river bottom, threatens homes in Byron

A fire pushed by moderate winds quickly spread through very dense, dry brush and trees along the Shoshone River bed near Byron, threatening everything in its path,