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Fall cleanup set in Lovell Sept. 20-30

The Town of Lovell has scheduled a fall cleanup for Sept. 20-30, Mayor Bruce Morrison announced at Tuesday’s town council meeting. Morrison said that rather than piling material on a town lot as was done this spring, arrangements have been […]

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The cardboard trailer, left, and the multi-bin trailer stationed at the Red Apple parking lot are filling rapidly each week, thanks to the success of the Lovell recycling program, but more help is needed to transport the material to Powell.
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Volunteers needed for recycling program

A local recycling advocate told the Lovell Town Council last Monday night that the Lovell recycling program is close to becoming a victim of its own success. [caption id="attachment_6774"

Photographer Kassi Renner captures a great image during a rare sighting of the famous stallion Cloud as he takes a flying leap across some rocks on the Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range.
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BLM considers plan to intensify fertility program for wild horses

The BLM is considering a modification to the current fertility plan it uses to control the number of horses on the Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Range. The new

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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Hemorrhagic disease suspected in deer die-off

Wyoming Game and Fish Department biologists suspect hemorrhagic disease – either epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD) or bluetongue – has killed a number of white-tailed deer in the


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


Mosquito abatement continues in Lovell

Are mosquitoes biting you? It is that time of year that people are spending more time outside and they are hoping that they aren’t driven indoors sooner than


Clarifications made regarding comments on county attorney’s budget

Clarifications on repairs and maintenance to the county attorney’s office were made last week following the county’s budget hearing. Clerk of Court Dori Noyes said she wanted to clarify


County approves greatly reduced budget

The Big Horn County commissioners approved an $11.7 million general fund budget at Tuesday’s budget hearing. The general fund budget was $1.3 million less than the $13 million budget


Bighorn Canyon NRA offers guided kayaking

This July and August the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area is offering several guided kayaking excursions. “Through the Active Trails Program we have obtained equipment that will allow us