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Inez and Milt Ontiveroz of Lovell (center) recently celebrated two milestones with family members. Pictured are their children, from left, Victoria Welan of Phoenix, Ariz.; Anna Fink of Lovell; Mike and Milton Ontiveroz, both of Laramie; and Cec Moats of Cheyenne.
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Inez and Milt Ontiveroz celebrate birthday, wedding milestones

Longtime Lovell residents Inez and Milt Ontiveroz late this summer celebrated a pair of milestones with their family. Inez recently celebrated her 80th birthday, and at the same time, the couple’s five children sponsored a party for their 60th wedding […]

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A column of steam flows from one of the pipes at the Western Sugar Factory in Lovell. The factory is running 24/7 to process the heavy yield of beets harvested this year.

Third generation workers lead Western Sugar Factory

There’s new leadership at the Western Sugar Co. factory in Lovell, but that team comes with deep roots.

[caption id="attachment_9377" align="alignright" width="300"] Rob Johnson, left, and Shannon

Steve Muller

Muller family holding strong through tough times

  [caption id="attachment_7772" align="aligncenter" width="415"] Steve Muller and his family (front, l-r) Chris, Jennifer, Macie (above right) are grateful for the support they’ve received from the community since


Minnesota miracle: In the right place at the right time

Jared Nebel could hear the screams a couple of blocks away. It was a cold, wintery, blustery night, and at first he thought it might

Travis Peterson

Travis Peterson comes home to teach seminary

For Travis Peterson, it was a sudden change, but a very welcome change. [caption id="attachment_7457" align="alignright" width="198"] Travis Peterson[/caption] He was coming home. Peterson, a Cowley


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


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

Alert reader Jennifer Gould sent this photo of a shop fire in Deaver early Tuesday morning. The fire consumed a shop owned by Jim Fuller and was a total loss.
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Early morning fire burns shop

An early morning fire claimed a shop on the edge of Deaver Tuesday. [caption id="attachment_7419" align="alignright" width="228"] Alert reader Jennifer Gould sent this photo


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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Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree … Letters to Santa and Greeting Ads

Dear Santa … 

Santa shared some of his letters from local children with us and we'd love it if you would take a look at the letters and the Christmas greeting