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South Big Horn County Hospital ER nurse Jim Thomas of Lovell talks about the pain of losing his daughter Jennifer to a domestic violence homicide six years ago during the CARES candlelight vigil last Tuesday in Lovell.
David Peck photo

CARES candlelight vigil: Effects of domestic violence real and among us

They came in honor of silent witnesses – with a pledge to speak up and stop domestic violence when they see it. They came to offer support and love for those who have suffered. They came to mourn those who […]

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Deb Craft

Nail-biting county commissioner primary puts Craft on top 

The race for the Republican nomination for the Big Horn County Commission went down to the wire on Tuesday, with Deb Craft of Basin coming out on top,

Cancer fundraiser will light up Lions Field in Basin

Cancer fundraiser will light up Lions Field in Basin

“Light up the Night, Finish the Fight” is a fundraiser for the Big Horn County Relay For Life. The event scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 3, from 4 to

Whitney Dodd

Dodd assumes victim witness coordinator role at CARES

Whitney Dodd has been promoted to the position of victim witness coordinator for the CARES organization in Big Horn County. Dodd began working for the organization as a

Fair board secretary Carl Nielson sprays down the new multi-pupose building floor at the Big Horn County Fairgrounds.
Kynli Smith photo

New additions in the spotlight as fair begins

Some new events and a new building will make their debuts at this year’s Big Horn County Fair.

“These new attractions are going to draw


Commissioners at odds over public health

The Big Horn County commissioners last fall wanted to ensure that no county employee was supervised by a state employee, especially when it came to public