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Longtime officer Frankie Rohrer honored Friday in Byron

With an overall total of nearly 50 years in law enforcement under his gunbelt, Frankie Rohrer will retire as chief of the Byron Police Department on Friday, June 29, as the Big Horn County community convenes to salute him during […]

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New Byron chief sworn in

[caption id="attachment_3741" align="alignright" width="242" caption="Jeff Noall was sworn in as the new Byron police chief and Donna Booth took the oath of deputy clerk on Thursday, May 24th."]


Criminal activity reflects signs of the times

Law enforcement officials saw the effects of a struggling economy and the arrival of sophisticated computer technology, used to both commit and combat crimes, on the rise in


Door-to-door salesman meeting

The Town of Lovell and the Lovell Police Dept. are considering a new ordinance regulating door-to-door salesmen, and they are seeking citizen input on the proposal in the

Was it a mountain lion?

Game warden looks into suspicious death of horse

A horse belonging to Sarah Wilkerson was found dead with what she thought appeared to be bite wounds on the front of its neck in a pasture located


Sheriff’s employee to be charged

Big Horn County Sheriff Ken Blackburn announced this week that a sheriff’s dept. employee has been placed on administrative suspension as the result of an investigation into the


Angell receives award

A judge once called him an “avenging angel” with a face like a “cherub,” but behind the badge Deputy Jeff Angell of the Big Horn County Sheriff’s department

Town mulls how to regulate salesmen

Few people like to be bothered by door-to-door salesmen, but most of us probably don’t mind – and even relish – a visit by a member of the

Nick Lewis

Solicitors do not represent LPD

Last week our community was inundated with door-to-door solicitors selling many different products. One such product was a home security system. [caption id="attachment_1212" align="alignright" width="201" caption="Nick Lewis"]

LPD enforces underage drinking party law

The Lovell Police Department had a chance to enforce WS 6-4-406 – permitting house parties where minors are present -- this week after receiving a report of underage