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Articles from the March 30, 2016 edition

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 By Fred Broschart    News    March 30, 2016

Flood watch 2016

Town of Saratoga officials met with representatives of state and non-governmental agencies to discuss disaster readiness and management on Tuesday at Saratoga Town Hall. The meeting brought together...

 
 By Max Miller    Business    March 30, 2016

Mill reopening delayed until mid April

By the middle of April, Saratoga residents will know whether the "No Truck" signs installed on Bridge Street are going to be effective or not. Gary Ervin, managing partner at Saratoga Forest...

 
 Obituaries    March 30, 2016

William George Stolns

William "Willie" George Stolns passed away on March 17, 2016 in Loveland, Colorado after a lengthy battle with cancer. Willie was born in Saratoga on February 15, 1946 to Louis and Anna Stolns....

 
 News    March 30, 2016

Ridge Wynn Larson

Ridge Wynn Larson was welcomed into the world by parents Trevor and Hillary Larson and 2-year-old sister Shelly of Riverton at 11:42 a.m. on March 3, 2016. Ridge was 7.14 pounds and 19 and...

 
 By Max Miller    News    March 30, 2016

SCWEMS secures auto-injectors

With the arrival of new epinephrine auto-injectors to South Central Wyoming Emergency Medical Service (SCWEMS) we can all breathe a little easier. Literally and figuratively—the drug is used in...

 
 By Max Miller    News    March 30, 2016

Wyoming Open returns

Even as you read this, they are coming. Rodney Morris, from England, Johnny Archer, from Georgia, Shane Van Boening, from South Dakota, Oscar Dominguez from California; all of these pool pros will be...

 
 By Staff Report    News    March 30, 2016

Kiwanis gives 'Stars' chance to shine

The Platte Valley Kiwanis will be hosting their ninth annual “Stars of Tomorrow” talent show at 2 p.m. April 10 at the Platte Valley Christian Center in Saratoga. This event provides an opportunity for amateur K-12 performers from the area to...

 
 News    March 30, 2016

Wind farm comment period extended

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has extended the public comment period on the Chokecherry and Sierra Madre (CCSM) Phase I Wind Turbine Development Environmental Assessment (EA) and Draft Finding of No New Significant Impacts (FONNSI) until April...

 
 By Madeline Weiss    Opinion    March 30, 2016

A backpack to keep

I was in class when I learned my grandmother, Oma, was approaching the end of her life. I left class in horror. Naturally, I was terribly sad for a night or two but I thought back to conversations...

 
 By Fred Broschart    News    March 30, 2016

Birds and the breeze

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) held an information and question-and-answer session Monday at Saratoga Town Hall about the proposed Chokecherry/Sierra Madre wind farm project. The meeting — the 63rd pulic meeting about the project...

 
 By Madeline Weiss    News    March 30, 2016

Master plan draft analyzed

The Saratoga Master Plan Steering Committee saw its membership reduced as it neared the end of the planning process, with the March 22 meeting attendance a fraction of what it was when planning...

 
 By Max Miller    Politics    March 30, 2016

Sedimental decision

As Saratoga prepares to begin the work of clearing gravel bars from under and above the HWY 130 bridge, Saratoga Mayor Ed Glode has been meeting with several different agencies. "We had basically the...

 
 By Staff Report    News    March 30, 2016

Living in large carnivore country

With reports of bears venturing out of their winter dens, we’re reminded that it’s a good time to think about how to avoid conflicts with large carnivores. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is encouraging people to attend a free public...

 
 By Max Miller    News    March 30, 2016

Panthers heal, head to first meet

A combination of factors lead to the Saratoga Middle/High School track team not competing in the Glen Legler Invite March 19 in Casper. This wasn’t a huge surprise to coach Rex Hohnholt. Hohnholt...

 
 By Tom Mansfield    News    March 30, 2016

Many busy Easter bunnies

Games provided fun and laughter throughout the week. On Sunday afternoon, seven residents played Dominoes with Pat Rust winning. Monday morning three residents played Yahtzee with Elaine Burge winning. Tuesday morning five residents played Uno with...

 
 By Kim Loftice    News    March 30, 2016

Snow birds flock back

I’m so sorry I didn’t get an article out last week. I was on vacation. I enjoyed my much needed R&R. I hope everyone had a good Easter. From the looks of things Karen Dibbern, Laura Rettelle, The Speaker (Connie Beckham), Patty Herring, Linda...

 
 By Sue Howe    News    March 30, 2016

A quiet change of pace

There were six people for bridge Monday. High winner was Betty McIlvaine. Second high went to Bob Johnson. There were nine people here for bingo on Tuesday. Two dollar winners were, Winnie Allen, Grace Johnston, Sue Howe, Betty Dean and Janice...

 
 Entertainment    March 30, 2016

Let there be light!

Reprint of this story from the March 18, 1898 issue of The Grand Encampment Herald brought to you courtesy of Grandma’s Cabin, Encampment, Wyoming. Preserving History Serving the Community. And There Will Be Light In Grand Encampment Next Monday...

 
 News    March 30, 2016

Menus

Saratoga schools Wednesday: Third grade menu: Italian dunkers, cheesy breadstick, green beans, fruit and vegetable bar, mandarin oranges, milk Thursday: Hot ham-and-cheese sandwich, peas, fruit and vegetable bar, applesauce, spice cake, milk Friday:...