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This new Verizon cell tower just west of Lovell is now the tallest structure in the community, a few feet taller than the Western Sugar sugar bins.
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New Lovell cell site tower to boost Verizon services

A towering metal structure nearly 20 stories high has been erected at the west edge of Lovell on leased land along Hwy. 14A by Verizon Communications Inc. “to enhance its service,” stated Bob Kelley, a company spokesman based in Denver. […]

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TJ’s Bling owner Jennifer Steed poses in her store with daughters Tori (left) and Josey – the store’s namesakes – while working to set up the new store on Monday afternoon.
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TJ’s Bling opens doors in Cowley

[caption id="attachment_6975" align="alignright" width="314"] TJ’s Bling owner Jennifer Steed poses in her store with daughters Tori (left) and Josey – the store’s namesakes – while working to

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Town, rec district to raise pool fees

It looks like fees are going up at the Lovell swimming pool. Acting on a recommendation from the Lovell Recreation Dept., the Lovell Town Council voted Tuesday night to

Barricades like this set at the road to Devil’s Canyon Overlook were erected Tuesday morning throughout the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area following the partial government shutdown in Washington, D.C., that caused most National Park Service employees to be furloughed.
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Budget impasse shuts down Bighorn Canyon NRA

The barricades went up Tuesday morning, sealing off the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area from visitors in the wake of the federal budget impasse that has caused federal

Big Horn County Progress Edition 2013

It’s progress …

[caption id="attachment_6876" align="alignright" width="244"] Big Horn County Progress Edition 2013[/caption] Be sure to read our 2013 Big Horn County Progress Edition published today, Sept.

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Lovell Health Fair set for this weekend

A car show, wellness booths, blood screening results, flu shots and more will highlight the 2013 Lovell Community Health Fair this year. The event will

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Effort to raise beer tax fails in committee

[caption id="attachment_6843" align="alignright" width="82"] File graphic[/caption] An effort to increase Wyoming’s lowest-in-the-nation beer tax was narrowly defeated by the Joint Revenue Committee during a meeting last week, much

Beet trucks rolled into Lovell on Monday to deposit loads of freshly dug beets in holding piles next to the Western Sugar Cooperative marking the official first day of the campaign.
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This year’s beet harvest expected to bring sweet rewards

[caption id="attachment_6805" align="alignright" width="190"] Beet trucks rolled into Lovell on Monday to deposit loads of freshly dug beets in holding piles next to the Western Sugar Cooperative

U.S. Senate candidate Liz Cheney visits with citizens at the Big Horn Basin Tea Party picnic near Emblem on Saturday.
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Enzi, Cheney make pitches to Tea Party

[caption id="attachment_6707" align="aligncenter" width="347"] U.S. Senate candidate Liz Cheney visits with citizens at the Big Horn Basin Tea Party picnic near Emblem on Saturday.
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Living off the land exhibit open house Saturday

The Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area staff is inviting the public to an open house to view a new exhibit at the Cal S. Taggart Visitor Center in