All posts tagged 2014

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Extreme Weight Loss show filming in downtown Lovell on Sept. 20 

A one-block area of Main Street between Nevada and Oregon will be cordoned off for a few hours on Saturday, Sept. 20, at 7:30 a.m., for the filming of a segment of ABC’s Extreme Weight Loss show, which will feature […]

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Lovell Fire Chief Jim Minchow (right) checks out the scene on U.S. 14A 25 miles east of Lovell Tuesday morning where this tanker truck hauling latex crashed into the side of the mountain after its brakes failed. The crash caused the highway to be closed during the initial investigation and also overnight. David Peck photo

Tanker truck crashes, spilling latex and closing highway

A tanker truck hauling some 5,500 to 6,000 gallons of liquid latex crashed and rolled about 25 miles east of Lovell on U.S. 14A on the face of

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Museum board to move forward

The effort to build a museum in Lovell is moving ahead.

After appearing before both the Lovell Area Chamber of Commerce Board Monday and the Lovell

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Local police lead by example in local clean-up effort

It’s the law in Lovell that property owners and residents must control weeds on their property, and Chief Nick Lewis and the Lovell Police Department have

Lovell fourth-grader Kathryn Mickelson heads into the designated crossing zone on Shoshone Avenue in Lovell Tuesday afternoon as S&L Industrial employee and crossing guard Desaree Wimmler looks on.
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Main Street businesses roll with the punches

[caption id="attachment_9009" align="aligncenter" width="429"] Lovell fourth-grader Kathryn Mickelson heads into the designated crossing zone on Shoshone Avenue in Lovell Tuesday afternoon as S&L Industrial employee and crossing

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New Methodist pastor: Jim Barth shares God’s grace and love

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When asked what the focus of his ministry is, Jim Barth, recently appointed pastor of the Lovell United Methodist Church,

Construction workers put the finishing touches on the new multi-purpose room at Lovell High School this week. The project is expected to be complete ahead of schedule, which will be in a few weeks.
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Lovell schools set to open doors to students on Tuesday

[caption id="attachment_8956" align="alignright" width="428"] Construction workers put the finishing touches on the new multi-purpose room at Lovell High School this week. The project is expected to be

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Head Start programs move into new facility on Main in Lovell

[caption id="attachment_8984" align="alignright" width="476"] Absaroka Head Start staff members pose in the new facility at 384 E. Main in Lovell. Pictured are (l-r) aide Holly Englert, teacher

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Voters soundly defeat museum district

Voters in North Big Horn County on Tuesday rejected the formation of a museum district that would have supported the proposed North Big Horn County Museum

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Carrizales tops ticket in commissioner race

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After 16 years, there will be a new commissioner for Big Horn County with longtime commissioner Keith Grant losing out to