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Construction workers put the finishing touches on the new multi-purpose room at Lovell High School this week. The project is expected to be complete ahead of schedule, which will be in a few weeks.
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Lovell schools set to open doors to students on Tuesday

It may look like somewhat of a war zone on the campus of Lovell High School this week, but school is set to begin on Tuesday, Sept. 2, in spite of it all. School Supt. Rick Woodford said, though it […]

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Several local law enforcement officers have accepted the ALS Challenge, raising money for the ALS Association. Here, a front-end loader dumps water on Lovell Police Dept. officers and dispatchers (l-r) Officer Jared Knudsen, Dispatcher Jennifer Massey, Chief Nick Lewis, Officer Kris Brimhall and Sgt. Noe Garcia. In the ALS Challenge, those challenged can accept the ice bucket challenge, make a donation to ALS or do both.
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Law Enforcement Challenged

[caption id="attachment_8960" align="alignnone" width="337"] Several local law enforcement officers have accepted the ALS Challenge, raising money for the ALS Association. Here, a front-end loader dumps water on

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Head Start programs move into new facility on Main in Lovell

[caption id="attachment_8984" align="alignright" width="476"] Absaroka Head Start staff members pose in the new facility at 384 E. Main in Lovell. Pictured are (l-r) aide Holly Englert, teacher

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Voters soundly defeat museum district

Voters in North Big Horn County on Tuesday rejected the formation of a museum district that would have supported the proposed North Big Horn County Museum

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Carrizales tops ticket in commissioner race

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After 16 years, there will be a new commissioner for Big Horn County with longtime commissioner Keith Grant losing out to

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Lovell schools prepare for Sept. 2 opening with meetings

Students return to school today (Thursday) at Rocky Mountain schools in Cowley, but the first day of school is still nearly two weeks away at Lovell

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Peck takes part in Wyoming Council for Women’s Issues

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Sessions on subjects like “Working within your own Community,” “Networking,” “Women in Politics” and “Strategic Planning” were hot topics for discussion

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John Bundy named superintendent of Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area

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John Bundy, a 36-year veteran of the National Park Service (NPS), has been named superintendent of Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area

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Back to school 

Rocky Mountain starts next week, Lovell waits until September

Students at Rocky Mountain schools in Cowley will start the 2014-15 school year on Thursday, Aug. 21,

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Local wrestler takes trip of a lifetime

[caption id="attachment_8906" align="alignright" width="183"] Rocky Mountain High School wrestler Dakota Bond took a trip of a lifetime to Berlin, Germany, to compete in the Vil Tegel Wrestling