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Big Horns said to be best snowkite terrain in the U.S.

The Big Horn Mountains east of Lovell will be swarming next week with winter sports enthusiasts passionate about a sport that is gaining popularity around the world – snowkiting. Snowkiting, also known as kite boarding, has been around for 40 […]

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Yellowtail youth only pheasant hunt Saturday, Nov. 16

In an effort to provide a special opportunity for youth and to recruit new hunters, a youth only pheasant hunt will be conducted on Saturday, Nov. 16 on

Lovell senior running back Dillon Pickett gets a block from junior tackle Zeke Collins (63) as he looks for an open lane against the Big Horn Rams Friday night. Big Horn won the battle of the 2A heavyweights 28-19.
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‘Reloading’ Bulldogs fall in semifinal to Big Horn

The Big Horn Rams were, arguably, the team to beat in Class 2A coming into the 2013 football season, while the Lovell Bulldogs were said to be in

Lovell senior Mercedes Haney prepares to bump the ball during Lovell’s semifinal match against the Big Horn Rams Friday night. The Lady Bulldogs beat Southeast in the first round Thursday but fell to Big Horn and Wright in subsequent matches.
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Lady Bulldogs go 1-2 at state tournament

The Lovell Lady Bulldogs battled the best at the State Volleyball Tournament over the weekend but after winning it all a year ago couldn’t quite get over the


Rocky harriers fourth and sixth at state meet

The Rocky Mountain Grizzlies closed out the 2013 cross-country season with a strong performance at the state meet in Sheridan Saturday on a perfect fall day. The Rocky boys

Junior Mysen McArthur, pictured here at the Rocky Mountain Invitational, helped the Bulldogs to a third-place finish at State by placing 23rd in the field of 56.
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Lovell harriers enjoy good weather, success at State

The Lovell cross country team enjoyed a beautiful day for running Saturday at the state cross-country meet in Sheridan and turned in some outstanding performances. “It was perfect weather,


I love it, but I can’t stand it!

Alfred Lord Tennyson once wrote, “It is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.” This applies to relationships and

Casey Banks and his teammates will compete at the State Cross Country Meet in Sheridan Saturday. The 2A boys run at 11:30 a.m
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Runners head to state; Davidson earns all-conference honors

Burlington senior Nate Davidson won all-conference honors with a seventh-place finish at the 2A West Regional cross-country meet in Thermopolis last Friday. Rocky Mountain-Burlington (RM-B) Coach John Bernhisel said

Lovell sophomore Jaclyn Caldwell, pictured here running during the Sept. 23 Rocky Mountain Invitational, placed third at the 2A West Regional meet in Thermopolis Friday. David Peck photo

Lovell boys second at regional cross country meet

Strong performances by the team’s top three boys propelled the Lovell Bulldogs to a solid second-place finish at the Class 2A West Regional cross-country meet at the Legion

Drake Welch (88) and Nash Jolley (60) hit a Thermopolis player as Zeke Collins (63) moves in to help during Lovell’s win over the Bobcats Friday night at Robertson Stadium.
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Bulldogs win come-from-behind nail-biter

Friday night’s homecoming game against the Thermopolis Bobcats was a thriller for the Lovell Bulldogs – at least for their fans. For coaches, it was more of a