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Bulldog thinclads put up strong performances

The Lovell High School indoor track team had “a lot of good performances,” according to coach Joshua Sanders, at the Gillette Indoor meet Thursday in Gillette. The Bulldogs were scheduled to participate in the Shine Indoor Invitational in Laramie Friday […]

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Lovell Wyo-Ben plant slated to close

The precipitous downturn in the U.S. oil and gas industry has led to the planned closure of one of the Lovell area’s three bentonite plants. Wyo-Ben, Inc., on Tuesday


New interpretive ranger enjoying Wyoming

It took just one backpacking trip for Ben Goodlad to fall in love with Wyoming, and one job search later, he’s a new interpretive park ranger at the


Bair sworn in as interim trustee on School District No. 2 board

Hiring and retaining quality staff, PAWS testing for students, a new reading series for elementary school students, a new health curriculum and other matters topped the agenda for


Popular hanging flower baskets enter third year

A program to spread color the length of Main Street in Lovell was so successful last year that organizers are hoping for even bigger and better results this

North Big Horn Hospital CEO Rick Schroeder and hospital board member Linda NeVille admire the view of the mountains from the new physical therapy department that is currently under construction.
Patti Carpenter photo

A moment in time

North Big Horn Hospital district has an eye on the future with expansion of its clinic and physical therapy departments, so it only seems appropriate to plant a


AG declines to rule on Byron mayoral power; repairs to Rec site also stir strong discussions

A plea for the council to use microphones, an argument about paying for repairs at the Rec Center and a letter from the state attorney general declining to


Crucial walking path meeting Thursday

Local citizens interested in the formation of a walking/bike path system for the Lovell community are urged to attend what organizer Christy Fleming is calling a critical meeting


‘The Revenant’ writer lived in Lovell as a lad

The smash hit movie “The Revenant,” which on Jan. 10 won a Golden Globe award for best picture in the drama category and was later nominated for 12


Town makes progress on recycling, but questions remain

The Lovell recycling program is still in limbo, but progress was made Tuesday night during a presentation and ensuing discussion about the program’s future at the Lovell Town