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Campbell honored by Cowboy Joe Club

Saratoga man arrested for drug possession

Thirty-seven year-old, Tony Seahorn, of Saratoga, was arrested by the Saratoga Police for possession of marijuana, possession of methamphetamines and child endangerment. The arrest was made Thursday...

Campbell honored by Cowboy Joe Club

Doug Campbell was the center of attention Saturday at the University of Wyoming football game between the first and second quarters when he received the prestigious White Hat award from the Cowboy...

Saratoga prescribed burns unsuccessful

On Oct. 16 and 17, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGFD), ZN Ranch, Fire Trax LLC, and members of the Elk Mountain Volunteer Fire Department attempted to conduct prescribed burns on Rattlesnake Creek and on the south face of Sheephead... Full story

Police Report

From Oct. 13 through Oct. 19, the Saratoga Police Department responded to 101 calls including the following classifications: Ambulance (1); assist school (1); bar check (5); business checks (45); citizen assist (1); dog at large (3); fingerprints...

Community garden keeps growing

The Saratoga Community Garden Board welcomed many members of the community to enjoy their crops this year during their thank-you lunch for the community. Board members prepared cakes, treats and...

Next steps for foot bridge

Even though the town of Saratoga completed their first major step with the setting of the pedestrian bridge, there is still a lot of work to be done until it is finalized. Mayor of Saratoga John...

Saratoga Inn employee returns 64 years later.

John Bergquist has seen a lot of changes in the Saratoga Resort and Spa over the years. In August, he and his wife returned to the Saratoga Resort and Spa to celebrate their 57th wedding anniversary. ...

Commission completes bylaws

It was nearly a year-long debate, but the Saratoga Planning Commission finally voted on and approved their bylaws at their Oct. 14 meeting. The discussion of bylaws has taken place at nearly every...

Encampment Lady Tigers refuse to lose

Saturday's game against Little Snake River Lady Rattlers will determine whether the Encampment High School Lady Tigers go to regionals as a No. 1 seed or No. 2 seed, Encampment Head Coach Robin...

Lady Tigers take tournament

"Winning a junior high school volleyball tournament is a big deal," Encampment Junior High School Volleyball Head Coach Sammy Baysinger said, "but to finally bring it back after 23 years makes it...

Panther football loses hard-fought homecoming game

The Saratoga Panthers football team played in front of a packed house last Friday for their homecoming game and senior night. But even with the support of the town behind them, they could not pull...

Cyclones tear through Saratoga

It was a game that frustratingly mirrored most of their season. The Lady Panthers varsity volleyball team (1-6, 9-12) lost in three straight sets to Southeast (7-0, 17-2) on Saturday, 6-25, 13-25,... Full story

Please vote No on the Fire District Measure

Editor, This Carbon County Fire District will affect all voters in Carbon County. Why then are only rural voters able to vote on it? In the America I was raised in, all voters were allowed one vote each on measures that effect tax dollars to fund...

Taxes never die

Editor, On November 4th, we will be asked to tax ourselves to the tune of $1,700.00. That’s an increase of nearly six times the current budget. The fact that the Carbon County Treasurer will write the checks in not so reassuring unless that...

This poop just got real

“Fatherhood is great because you can ruin someone from scratch.” ~ Jon Stewart So, as a new parent it seems like the cliches, advice and anecdotes are coming at me as fast as an F-350 rolling... Full story

Flu shots well-received

There were six here to play Bingo on Tuesday. Two-dollar winners were Berneil McCord and Betty Dean. Berneil McCord and Grace Johnston shared a $2 round. Winnie Allen, Grace Johnston and Sue Howe shared the $4 blackout round. There were two full...

Reflections from the Grand Encampment Herald

Reprint of this story from the October 18, 1901 issue of The Grand Encampment Herald brought to you courtesy of Grandma’s Cabin, Encampment, Wyoming. Preserving History - Serving the Community. The New and Progressive City of Pearl Aside from the...

Senior Menus

Carbon County Senior Centers Wednesday – Baked ham, sweet potato, cauliflower, wheat roll, cherries, pumpkin cookie, chilled milk. Thursday – Baked fish, wild rice blend, stewed tomatoes, wheat bread, emerald pears, chilled milk. Friday –...

Kathryn Elizabeth Moon

Long-time Platte Valley resident Kathryn (Kate) Elizabeth Moon, 81, passed away in Houston Hospice on Oct. 16, 2014. She was born Dec. 13, 1932 to Lee and Mary (Faulconer) Depoy, of Bethel Township,...

Joseph Wesley Harryman

Joseph Wesley Harryman, 102, of Saratoga, Wyo., passed away Oct. 15, 2014. Joe was born in Milner, Idaho on Aug 7, 1912 to William Hezekiah Harryman and Sarah Amanda Bradshaw.  He left home at the early age of 6 and worked for various farmers...

Mary Lee Fryer

Mary Lee Fryer, 72, of Bruce, Wis. formerly of Saratoga was called to her heavenly home on Oct. 9, 2014. She was born July 19, 1942 in rural Polk County, to Lindon White and Edith Mowry and was married to Earl Fryer. Mary is survived by five...

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