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Day of Goodwill

Day of Goodwill begins

Items will be collected today (Thursday) and Friday for the fifth annual community Day of Goodwill in Lovell, organized by local churches. The clothing giveaway to assist local families will be held this Saturday, Aug. 1, at the LDS gym […]

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An excavator and front end loader work on Main Street in Lovell last week. A traffic detour is now in place from Pennsylvania to Shoshone as crews work their way west with the street repair and water and sewer line project.

Detours now in place on Main Street

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An excavator and front end loader work on Main Street in Lovell last week. A traffic detour is now in

Efforts under way to control mosquitoes

Are mosquitoes biting you? Parks Manager Gary Emmett, overseeing the mosquito control program for the Town of Lovell, said his crews are trying to stay on top

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Schroeder honor reflects good team at hospital, care center

  [caption id="attachment_7663" align="alignright" width="262"] North Big Horn Hospital CEO Rick Schroeder[/caption] When Rick Schroeder is asked to talk about himself, he much prefers to

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From our files

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

Western Sugar Co-op factory in Lovell, WY.

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

An industrial accident Saturday at the Western Sugar Cooperative factory in Lovell claimed the life of a North Big Horn County woman. [caption id="attachment_7459" align="aligncenter"