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This oil painting of the Western Sugar factory in Lovell by local artist Bobbie Brown will be on display in Cheyenne through March 4 in the Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition at the Wyoming State Museum.
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Bobbie Brown work selected for Governor’s Art Exhibition

Bobbie Brown of Lovell is still obsessing with drawing and painting our local sugar factory, so much so that an oil painting of the Lovell landmark has been accepted for the Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition and Sale to be held […]

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Sugar co-op wraps up ‘darn good’ campaign

The Western Sugar plant in Lovell wrapped up a longer than normal campaign this week, with the slicing of beets ending on Wednesday, March 2, and the process

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.

Western Sugar fined $44,500 in death of factory worker

The Western Sugar Cooperative has been fined a final $7,000 in connection with the Jan. 4, 2014, death of Anfesa Marie Galaktionoff at the Western Sugar factory

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.

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OSHA issues more fines against Western Sugar after investigation

[caption id="attachment_2826" align="alignright" width="302"] A column of steam flows from one of the pipes at the Western Sugar Factory in Lovell. The factory is running 24/7 to

Western Sugar Co-op factory in Lovell, WY.

Western Sugar seeks conference with regulators regarding citations

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The Western Sugar Cooperative is seeking an informal conference with state health and safety regulators to

Family member reacts to OSHA ruling

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Colleen Savage, mother of Anfesa Galaktionoff, the 28-year-old factory worker killed in a tragic accident at the Western Sugar plant in

Anfesa Galaktionoff had a lifelong love of horses. From the time she was a child, many experienced horsemen and women recognized her natural ability to work with horses and helped her develop those skills at various times in her life. 
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Remembering Anfesa

A young life cut short in tragic factory accident

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Worker killed in ‘tragic accident’ at Western Sugar factory

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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