Byron Mayor Brightly resigns

Byron Mayor Heidi Brightly conducted a work session with WyDOT  (Wyoming Department of Transportation) before abruptly resigning at the beginning of the regular monthly meeting of the town council Tuesday evening. After briefly mentioning that there had been a lot of controversy lately surrounding matters...
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An explanation of the Byron lawsuit

Guest Column   I have been asked by several people to explain in plain English what the lawsuit brought by the Mayor of Byron was all about and what was the outcome. I will attempt to do so by discussing verifiable facts and avoiding putting...
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Another Byron young person faces medical crisis

Another Byron young person, Jared Bates, underwent surgery last week to remove a rare brain tumor from his pituitary gland. Though rare, the brain tumor known as craniopharyngioma is the same type of tumor that was discovered at the base of Macey George’s brain in...
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Byron mayor files injunction against council

Byron Mayor Heidi Brightly, challenging “the validity and legality” of a revised ordinance limiting mayoral authority “to make appointments or to remove persons from appointed positions,” aims to take the town’s four councilmen to court in an effort to overturn their decision, which she claims...
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Winners light up the night in Chamber contest

Chamber manager Celecia Gallagher announced the winners of the Lovell Area Chamber of Commerce lighting contest this week. The contest was open to homes in Lovell, Byron, Cowley, Deaver, Frannie and surrounding rural areas. Friends and neighbors who admired the Christmas light displays that adorned...
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General Election – Local candidates

Be informed … Read what local general election candidates have to say about the issues online including those running for mayor, council, school board, etc. in Lovell, Cowley, Byron, Deaver and Frannie. Click on “Special Sections” above, then the first (left side) “Election 2014” issue to...
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Byron Memorial Park project complete

It has taken 14 years of dedicated efforts by many individuals and families, but the new and improved Byron Memorial Park at the east entrance to the Town of Byron is complete as of a few weeks ago. As Mayor Pam Hopkinson has observed, “What...
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