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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 Ken Blackburn said Monday that Anfesa Marie “Ky” Galaktionoff, 28, of Deaver died after “possibly […]

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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

Christy Fleming
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

David Peck

A year of progress

  [caption id="attachment_1634" align="alignright" width="179"] David Peck[/caption] This is the issue where we sum up the year gone by with our annual year in review

Big Horn County Sheriff’s deputies acquired a used, armored personnel carrier for free through a special federal program designed to place equipment not in use by the Dept. of Defense with law enforcement agencies in small communities.
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Sheriff’s Department makes ends meet with free surplus equipment

  [caption id="attachment_7421" align="aligncenter" width="380"] Big Horn County Sheriff’s deputies acquired a used, armored personnel carrier for free through a special federal program designed to place equipment not

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Sheriff’s deputies arrest suspect in fuel theft

The cooperative efforts of employees at a local construction site, a brave female undercover officer and a tip from a concerned citizen allowed Big

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Local author publishes children’s book

[caption id="attachment_7352" align="alignright" width="318"] Jaci Hooper poses with her new children’s book “Gary.” The author plans a local book signing after the holidays.
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Byron gun range idea draws fire

Although the long-range idea of firing up a gun target shooting site on Town of Byron property was announced only last month, some citizens

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Local churches hold Christmas services

Local churches will hold special Christmas services and programs this weekend and next week. The annual Lovell Stake Christmas Concert presented by the local wards

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Obamacare plagued with problems during rollout

It’s no secret that the road to affordable health care for all citizens has been a rocky one. Reports of glitches in the federal government’s health insurance exchange