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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 Horn County Sheriff’s deputies to nab a suspect accused of stealing large quantities of red diesel […]

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Citizens express dislike for restricted open burning

Citizens approached the Lovell Town Council recently to express their concern about the reduced time for spring open burning in the town of Lovell. Aletha Durtsche and Arlene Collins

Wyoming State Treasurer Mark Gordon spoke at the Lovell Area Chamber of Commerce Banquet Friday night.

State Treasurer Mark Gordon speaks at banquet

State Treasurer Mark Gordon toured Lovell Friday, then joined in the festivities at the annual Lovell Area Chamber of Commerce Community Banquet at the Community Center. Gordon, who was


Looming sequester creates uncertainty at local level

The leaders of many federally funded organizations in the area are on edge as they anticipate budget cuts that could kick in if the federal government sequester rears


Mayors rethink, regroup and plan on sixth-cent sales tax

The mayors of eight of the nine incorporated towns in Big Horn County are reviewing their plan for the sixth-cent sales tax and are preparing another question for


Gun sales up with talk of regulation

National news sources are reporting increased gun sales in stores across the nation following recent tragic events and political tough talk that threatens to increase gun regulations. Like


Finn sentenced to probation in wild horse case

A man who last summer struck and killed two wild horses in the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area has been sentenced to probation and ordered to pay restitution,


Lovell Circuit Court office scheduled to close

Fifth Judicial Circuit Court Judge Thomas Harrington notified the Big Horn County commissioners at Tuesday’s regular meeting that the Wyoming Supreme Court will be closing the Lovell Circuit

Lovell Chief of Police Nick Lewis discusses child safety tips with parents and children during a meeting Monday evening at the Lovell Community Center. Lewis said his PowerPoint presentation is available to anyone who would like it.

Tips for keeping your children safe

Tips for keeping your children safe from a presentation by Lovell Chief of Police Nick Lewis for parents and children during a meeting Monday evening at the Lovell

Police seek a suspect accused of Cody kidnapping