Articles from the March 15, 2017 edition

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 By Mike Armstrong    News    March 15, 2017

Opening Fiasco

One of Wyoming and Northern Colorado's most celebrated live bands, The Patti Fiasco, was announced as the winner of Bon Jovi's 2017 Opening Act Contest for their Denver appearance Thursday. Thousands...

 
 By FW Broschart    News    March 15, 2017

Donkey basketball returns

The Saratoga town council, short two members, met briefly Tuesday and quickly dispensed with routine business. Mayor Ed Glode and councilman Will Faust were not present at the meeting, leaving councilman Richard Raymer holding the gavel. After...

 
 Obituaries    March 15, 2017

Travis D. Craig

Travis Douglas Craig, 36, died March 2, 2017. A Celebration of Travis' life will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 9, 2017, at the Carroll-Lewellen Funeral Home Chapel, 503 Terry St., Longmont,...

 
 Obituaries    March 15, 2017

Marvin J. Stoker

Marvin James Stoker 1931-2017 Marvin J. Stoker passed away February 21, 2017, at Collier Hospice Center in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. A private graveside service will be held at Mountain View Cemetery in...

 
 Obituaries    March 15, 2017

Nellie Elizabeth (Munz) Wood

Nellie Elizabeth Wood of Saratoga passed away during the evening of Feb. 17, 2017 at the Beehive Homes Senior Living facility in Herriman, Utah. She was 91 years old. Several family members were by her side at the time. Nellie was born in Hanna Nov....

 
 By FW Broschart    News    March 15, 2017

March 19 Lady Tiger Day

The Encampment town council proclaimed March 19 as Lady Tiger Day in Encampment with enthusiastic support from the entire council before discussing the fish pond to be built near a ball field where standing water lets mosquitoes breed. Doreen...

 
 By Mike Armstrong    News    March 15, 2017

Moose gets retail license

The Riverside town council met Wednesday and the first order of business was to approve the retail liquor license for Parker Investment, LLC, to open the Mangy Moose before going onto other items on the agenda. Mayor Leroy Stephenson was not present...

 
 Opinion    March 15, 2017  
 By Staff Report    Entertainment    March 15, 2017

Oak Ridge Boys tickets on sale

The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch announced they will host their annual “Valley Strong” concert fundraiser to benefit local charities at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 17 at the Platte Valley Community Center located at 210 W Elm Ave in Saratoga. This...

 
 By Keith McLendon    Lifestyles    March 15, 2017

Where the wild things grow

The Saratoga Friends of the Library and the Community Garden Board hosted a free program entitled "Habitat Hero: Wildscaping 101" Tuesday night at the Saratoga Library. About 16 residents showed up...

 
 Lifestyles    March 15, 2017

ON TARGET

4-H Shooting Sports Awards Air Rifle: Jr. 1st: Ryon Miller (Sporter) Int. 1st: Drew Dillworth Sr. 1st: Joseph Horn Air Rifle: Int. 1st: Menphis Smith (Target) Sr. 1st: Taylor Otte .22 Rifle: Jr. 1st:...

 
 News    March 15, 2017

SMHS Honor Rolls

SMHS Principal’s Honor Roll The Principal’s Honor Roll consists of students who earned a 4.0 GPA Ciji Goodman Katie Loose Owen Mills Alicia Zaragoza Gage Bartlett Jaxon King Kennison Spiering Samuel Schneider Taylor Bennett Aubry Berger Kylee...

 
 Entertainment    March 15, 2017  
 By Mike Armstrong    News    March 15, 2017

A Lens into the Past

The Grand Encampment Museum (GEM) hosted speaker Nicole Jean Hill, Professor of Art from Humboldt State University in California March 9. The presentation highlighted photography from the Lora Webb Nichols Collection. There were over forty people in...

 
 By Mike Armstrong    News    March 15, 2017

Deer population takes off at airport

The airport board met on Wednesday, March 8 at 1 p.m. at the town hall. The airport board went over getting the airport safe from deer, the procedure for putting on an attached building to a hangar and received more suggestions concerning the lease...

 
 By FW Broschart    News    March 15, 2017

Lagoon upgrades discussed

The Saratoga Water and Sewer Joint Powers Board (sewer board) met Wednesday for a longer than usual time to discuss potential improvements to the town’s sewage lagoon. The improvements would be funded by monies provided by the state for the...

 
 By FW Broschart    Sports    March 15, 2017

More feet, more faster

If student interest is any gauge of performance, then Saratoga High School's track team has had a quite auspicious beginning to their season. The Panthers this year will field a contingent of nearly 4...

 
 By Staff Report    News    March 15, 2017

VSO offers $500 award

Carbon County School District 2 graduating seniors can now apply for the annual $500 Youth Citizenship Award offered by the Valley Service Organization (VSO). VSO Vice President Carol Beach, chairman for the project, said application forms are now...

 
 Classifieds    March 15, 2017  
 Legals    March 15, 2017  
 By FW Broschart    News    March 15, 2017

Wyoming Open racks 'em up early

The Wyoming Open, Saratoga's annual pool tournament that draws players from around the country and even the world, just keeps getting bigger and bigger. This year's event, to be held March 31-April 2,...

 
 By Mike Armstrong    Business    March 15, 2017

A new trade for an established business

Until a little over a month ago, if a resident of Hanna wanted to get some pipe for a plumbing fix, this required a drive to Rawlins, Saratoga or possibly Laramie. Kyle and Amelia Young, the owners of...