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Tigers earn their stripes

Tigers earn their stripes

Faculty and family gathered Saturday night to honor the Class of 2015. The seven high school graduates from Encampment K-12 School were decked out in their red and black gowns and caps as they took...

Nursing home saved

By the end of the month, if all goes as planned, the nursing home formerly known as Valley View and Deseret Health and Rehab will be under new management. According to Kim Deti, information officer for the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH), a...

DEQ Task Force in town to see river restoration

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality's Nonpoint Source Task Force as well as other agencies were in Saratoga last week to learn about river restoration with a lecture and tour given on...

School board hires Butler as new leader at SMHS

Linda Butler was approved as the Saratoga Middle High School principal to fill a position that will be vacated by 14-year veteran Larry Uhling at the Carbon County School District No. 2 (CCSD#2)...

Riverside ready to go for Bio-Domes

Once Riverside gets the go-ahead from the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) the town’s Bio-Dome project is ready to hit the ground running so that it can get the domes installed into the...

SCWEMS to get new ambulances

The Joint Powers Board for the South Central Wyoming Emergency Medical Services (SCWEMS) met at the Saratoga Ambulance station last Wednesday night to discuss, among other items on its lengthy...

Watershed Management Open House

The Saratoga Encampment Rawlins Conservation District (SERCD) employees as well as Jay Schug, project manager for Anderson Consulting Engineers, held an open house for the Upper Platte River...

North line decided on

At the Water and Sewer meeting on May 13, the board decided the northern route up from the sewer lagoon that turns west would be the route they will pursue for the intended treated wastewater sewer...

Memorial Services

On Monday, the local American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) will be holding memorial services to honor those who died while serving in the United States of America Armed Forces. American Legion Post 54 will hold traditional services...

Baker's dozen head to state meet

Saratoga High School track coach Rex Hohnholt was happy with the fact that many of his athletes had personal bests Friday and Saturday at regionals in Sheridan. Hohnholt said the personal best helps...

Tigers shatter records at regionals

Encampment Tigers Track coach Kegan Willford wasn’t surprised when McKenzie Powell broke the school record last weekend at the regional track meet in Lander, but he was surprised by how fast she...

Russell chosen for Girls State

Karen C. Russell, of Encampment High School, has been selected the 73rd session of the American Legion Auxiliary Wyoming Girls State to be held on the campus of Northwest College in Powell. Girls State takes place from June 6-13. The American...

Advice I wish I had in college

With high school graduations starting up, I find myself contemplating the day I graduated high school. Although it was only four years ago, my perception of college and the importance of it has...

Saratoga students' European adventure

Thirteen Saratoga High School students took the trip of a lifetime during Spring break last month and recently shared their experiences with the Saratoga Sun. The students traveled to London, Paris,...

Pig Digger turns five

Five years ago, Whistle Pig Saloon owner Chuck Davidson invited some friends to come over to the area behind his bar and play in the mud for what would become the first annual Pig Digger mud rally. The rally has grown over the years to include up...

Silk Art Show

Pam Kraft and her students wrapped up a week of showing their silk art pieces at Encampment's Red Wagon thrift store and coffee shop last Wednesday night. Fruit, cheese, and beverages were served to...

Burton's trip to Ecuador

Rebecca Burton, student at University of Wyoming and 2011 graduate of Saratoga High School, was given the opportunity to go to Ecuador on a 10-day study abroad trip during her spring break this...

Hill chooses NROTC

Marshal Hill had options. Go to the Naval Academy like his brother Wyatt, or go to school in Jacksonville University in Florida. Marshal chose Jacksonville, but the choice does not preclude him from...

An El Salvador immersion

Michaela Uhling took a big step outside her comfort zone to spend a year teaching in El Salvador. Uhling, who graduated from Saratoga High School in 2008 is a teacher in Sheridan. Last year, after...

Patricia Corpening

Patricia Corpening, 87, of Saratoga, passed away May 13, 2015. Funeral services were held at the First Presbyterian Church in Saratoga, Monday. Interment followed at the Saratoga Cemetery. Patricia...

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