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A raging wildfire flares as firemen attempt to contain the blaze on the Yellowtail Wildlife Habitat Management Area Saturday. The fire blackened 1,500 acres.

Wildfire consumes 1,500 acres

A particularly large fire that burned about 1,500 acres in the Yellowtail Wildlife Habitat Management Area and numerous other fires started by controlled burns that went out-of-control due to changing winds kept the all-volunteer crew of the Big Horn County […]

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Mikkel McIntosh of the Diamondbacks team gets ready to take a swing while catcher Brent Snyder prepares to catch.

Little League kickoff Saturday

The boys of summer are starting play in the spring as the North Big Horn Little League program kicks off the 2013 season with festivities and games Saturday

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Case announces retirement at water meeting

Last Thursday’s Big Horn River System Issues Group meeting in Lovell was fairly routine but did contain one surprising announcement: Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area Supt. Jerry Case

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School Board No. Two gets a sneak peek at LHS remodel

The Big Horn County School District No. Two Board of Trustees was treated to a simulated walk-through of Lovell High School’s upcoming renovation. The tour, or “fly by”

Celecia Gallagher won first place and a $100 prize for a piece of art she created out of old books for a contest sponsored by the Lovell Library and Friends of the Library. The piece, entitled “Time Line,” features silhouettes of people through time. 

Library launches book art contest

The Lovell Library and Friends of the Library are once again sponsoring a book art contest that challenges contestants to create artwork out of old books. Adult winners

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Wyoming gambles on the lottery

A group of six new volunteer firemen, including (l-r) Matt Koritnik, Roger Haney, Tyler Stahl, Seth Mayes, Brandon Jolley and Craig Winterholler, took a stress test on the track at Lovell High School last week. The men began their training to be firefighters last month.

Six new firefighters join the local crew

Six brave young men joined the ranks of the all-volunteer Big Horn County Fire District No. 1 crew, all sharing the common goal of wanting to help their

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Town of Lovell seeks more burning days

The Town of Lovell is asking the Wyoming Dept. of Environmental Quality to ease up on the restricted open burning program for this spring and allow weekend and

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LHS FCCLA students bring home the gold from Nationals

A group of FCCLA students from Lovell High School competed at the Wyoming State FCCLA Convention in Cheyenne this week. The convention was held March 19-22. Several qualified

Jonathan and Aaron Barker peek down from the top of the frame while threading the new screen at the Hyart Theatre during the restoration.

Digital conversion: Lovell’s movie palace now state of the art

It’s truly a movie palace. That’s how Mark Gulbrandsen and Randy Barker describe the Hyart Theatre, which is both regal in its history and cutting edge in its