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An explanation of the Byron lawsuit

Guest Column   I have been asked by several people to explain in plain English what the lawsuit brought by the Mayor of Byron was all about and what was the outcome. I will attempt to do so by discussing […]

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Lovell volunteer firefighters Seth Mayes and Justin Workman work with Marvin Matthiesen of the forest service team on a major fire last week that burned for three days east of Lovell.
photo courtesy/Lovell Fire Department

Fire season in full force

A 135-acre fire that started last Thursday and burned for three days in the Five Springs Ranch area east of Lovell is a reminder that fire season is


Final in the Series | Organizations working to end child abuse

Judge David Soukup was instrumental in creating a program of community volunteers that would support and represent children’s needs, such as the Volunteer Guardian ad Litem Program that


Seeking long distances | Riverton graduate cycling around the world to promote James Webb Space Telescope

Astronomer. Physicist. Optics specialist. STEM education enthusiast. Scientist. Husband. Father. A man with proud Wyoming ties. All of the above titles fit Riverton High School graduate Dr. Scott Acton,


Origami winners announced in library contest

The Lovell Branch Library announced the winners of its origami contest on Monday, April 11. The contest was held as part of the library’s celebration of National Library


Big Horn Lake issues addressed at meeting

It was standing room only at a joint meeting of the Yellowtail Dam/Bighorn Lake Operations and Bighorn River System Issues Group held in Lovell on Thursday, April 14,


Andersen named Citizen of the Year | 2016 Chamber Banquet Awards

The award came as such a surprise that even Denise was rendered speechless. Denise Andersen, the longtime director of the North Big Horn Senior Citizens Center, thought she was

Lisa Hobby

Hobby joins staff at NBHH Clinic

A new medical provider, replacing longtime nurse practitioner Mary Freund, brings a wealth of experience to her new job at the clinic at North Big Horn Hospital. Similar

Bobbie Brown

Brown selected for civic studio program in Powell

A Lovell woman was recently selected as the second local artist to be featured at the new Gestalt Studios of Powell through the new civic studio award program. Bobbie

Lovell High School Speech and Debate team coach Deb Fink and assistant coach Jason Zeller go over season results on Tuesday, March 22 in the school library 
with students Mikayla Thompson, Anthony Ballard, Alecx Christensen and Xaviar Allen.
Patti Carpenter photo

It’s a wrap for speech and debate season

The Lovell High School Speech and Debate team wrapped up its season this week following weeks of perfecting their speaking skills culminating in state and regional competitions. Coach Deb