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Byron mayor files injunction against council

Byron Mayor Heidi Brightly, challenging “the validity and legality” of a revised ordinance limiting mayoral authority “to make appointments or to remove persons from appointed positions,” aims to take the town’s four councilmen to court in an effort to overturn […]

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Senator Barrasso brings message of encouragement to Rocky students

U.S. Senator John Barrasso delivered a simple message to the students of Rocky Mountain Middle/High School on Tuesday afternoon during a special assembly held on campus: Every student

Municipalities face uncertain fiscal future

With the State of Wyoming facing falling revenues in the wake of low oil and natural gas prices and declining coal production, Wyoming cities and towns are trying

Nothing short of a Christmas miracle

Sixty-seven-year-old Ramon Luna of Lovell received a special gift of life on Christmas Day -- a healthy kidney. Luna who suffers from kidney damage that resulted from several

Marwyn Layne
Advertising Manager

A word of thanks for a world of support

From the ad manager’s desk A word of thanks for a world of support Thank you to our advertisers over the past year, and to all of you who have

Winners light up the night in Chamber contest

Chamber manager Celecia Gallagher announced the winners of the Lovell Area Chamber of Commerce lighting contest [caption id="attachment_10772" align="alignright" width="285"] Richard Morrison’s elaborately lit home located at 295 Carmon

Terrin Clark

LDS Church presents Young Womanhood Recognition Awards to local girls

Earlier this year, several young ladies belonging to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints earned a special honor called the Young Womanhood Recognition Award, which is


Fire destroys historic Ewing-Snell Ranch house

A piece of local history was lost last Wednesday when the ranch house at the Ewing-Snell Ranch, one of four historic ranches in the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation

Amanda Kuck

New dietician cooking up positive feedback at the Care Center

One local menu is getting rave reviews, but some may be surprised to learn where the new menu is being offered. Amanda Kuck (pronounced “Cook”) was hired three


Recycling trailers temporarily removed

An uncertain future for the Powell Valley Recycling Center is leading to the temporary suspension of recycling in the Lovell community, longtime recycling advocate and National Park Service