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Schroeder honor reflects good team at hospital, care center

  When Rick Schroeder is asked to talk about himself, he much prefers to talk about the great team he works with at North Big Horn Hospital and the New Horizons Care Center. Schroeder was named one of “50 Rural […]

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Take the elevator for credit at the Cowley Merc  100 Years Ago The Cowley Weekly Progress, Jan. 30, 1914 Ad (The Cowley Merc. Co.): During the present

Is it the flu?

Flu versus a cold … how can you tell?

If you wake up feeling fine, and a few hours later feel like a Mack truck just hit you, you probably have the flu. [caption

Washing your hands with soap and water often helps keep you healthy.

Dodging the flu bullet with a bit of soap and water

Outsmarting the flu virus takes a little bit of extra effort and a small dose of ingenuity, but it can be done.  Dr. Richard

North Big Horn Hospital Clinic receptionist Barbara Mitchell models the type of mask that may, in some situations, provide the wearer with some protection from airborne droplets that may contain the flu virus. 
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Flu season

Uptick of confirmed flu cases reported in the area   [caption id="attachment_7542" align="alignright" width="300"] North Big Horn Hospital Clinic receptionist Barbara Mitchell models the type

There was still no steam coming out of the Western Sugar factory Tuesday as the factory remains idle until an FDA-mandated sanitization process wraps up.
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Factory remains closed during cleanup

The Western Sugar Cooperative sugar factory in Lovell remained idle this week as employees worked to sanitize equipment in response to an order by

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Worker killed in ‘tragic accident’ at Western Sugar factory

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Woman killed at Lovell sugar factory

An industrial accident Saturday at the Western Sugar factory in Lovell claimed the life of a North Big Horn County woman. Big Horn County Sheriff

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Top 10 Stories of 2013

1 [caption id="attachment_5904" align="alignright" width="332"] Jonathan and Aaron Barker peek down from the top of the frame while threading the new screen at the Hyart Theatre during the

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Notes from Bighorn Canyon

Walking a mile, or three, in their footsteps

  [caption id="attachment_7418" align="alignright" width="228"] Christy Fleming
Notes from Bighorn Canyon[/caption] Before Christmas I made my monthly trip to Fort Smith to check on things