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Articles from the May 6, 2015 edition

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 By Staff Report    News    May 6, 2015

Bartlett resigns from town

Chuck Bartlett, town engineer for the town of Saratoga, submitted his resignation before the meeting ended Tuesday night. Saratoga Mayor Ed Glode said the council did not act on the resignation Tuesday night. Bartlett's resignation is effective May...

 
 By H.B. Lawson    News    May 6, 2015

Nursing home faces closure

By H.B. Lawson On Friday afternoon Deseret Health and Rehab Administrator, Anita Mills received a call from Carbon County Commissioner Sue Jones. Jones informed Mills of a call the commissioner's...

 
 Obituaries    May 6, 2015

Jeanette Romios

Jeanette Romios passed away at her home on the Romios Ranch southeast of Encampment on April 26. She was 79. Mrs. Romios was born in Encampment on Oct. 1, 1935, the daughter of Oma and Lee Hammer. She attended Encampment schools. After her marriage...

 
 By Staff Report    News    May 6, 2015

PVMA hosts Baccalaureate

The Platte Valley Ministerial Association (PVMA) will be hosting a Baccalaureate service on Sunday May 10, 2015 at 7 p.m. for graduates of Encampment, HEM, and Saratoga High Schools. The service will be held at the Platte Valley Community Center....

 
 By Liz Wood    News    May 6, 2015

Platte Valley scholarship applications may increase

Scholarship programs in the Platte Valley are most likely seeing an increase in applications this year. Saratoga Middle/High School (SMHS) counselor Dan Marquart has teamed up with SMHS history...

 
 By Liz Wood    News    May 6, 2015

Zeiger preparing community for flooding

For the past four out of five years, Carbon County Emergency Management Coordinator John Zeiger has been preparing communities for floods in Carbon County. This year, there is not enough snowpack to...

 
 By H.B. Lawson    Opinion    May 6, 2015

Wagon Train to Mars

When Gene Roddenberry pitched his idea for “Star Trek” to paramount pictures he called it “Wagon Train to the Stars”—a twist on a popular western television series in the 50s called...

 
 Opinion    May 6, 2015

You are the reason they stayed

Dear Editor: I want to give a very sincere “thank you” to so many people in the Saratoga-Encampment area, and even beyond, for all the kindness and friendship extended to my parents, Ardyce and Maynard Hoem, over the many years they lived and...

 
 By H.B. Lawson    Lifestyles    May 6, 2015

Kindergarten Round-up

Parents and teachers roped in the wee members of next year's kindergarten class during Saratoga Elementary's annual Kindergarten Round-up last Thursday. The matriculating pre-schoolers were brought...

 
 By Liz Wood    News    May 6, 2015

Six place at Cheyenne SkillsUSA competition

Six students returned from the Wyoming SkillsUSA competition in Cheyenne last month with placings from first place to sixth place in the statewide competition. SkillsUSA Wyoming is a Career-Technical...

 
 By Liz Wood    Lifestyles    May 6, 2015

Cross country bikers make a stop in Saratoga

It's not unusual to see bicyclers traveling through Saratoga, since the town is located on the TransAmerica Bicycle Trail. Unless it is in April. Two bicyclists stopped in Saratoga April 26 and were...

 
 By Liz Wood    Sports    May 6, 2015

Oiler springs past school pole vault record

Saratoga High School Senior Andrew Oiler topped the pole vault record set by Anthony Samson in 2012. Samson had broken the previous 21- year record in 2012 during state competition with a 12 foot 6...

 
 By Liz Wood    Sports    May 6, 2015

Encampment School girls relay team breaks their own school record

Both the Encampment boys and girls track team went home with second place medals from the Burt Willford Memorial Meet Saturday. The boys scored 115 points, while the girls picked up 83 points. As...

 
 Sports    May 6, 2015

Encampment Track Results

Girls Results 100-Meter Dash Cheyanne Jordan, 14.57, 6th place 400-Meter Dash McKenzie Powell, 1:02.93, 1st place 800-Meter Run Cassidy Little, 2:47.05, 2nd place Micaiah Pantle, 3:00.99, 4th place...

 
 Sports    May 6, 2015

Saratoga High School Track results

Girls results 100-Meter Dash Shaelee Hamann, 14.8, 8th place tie 200-Meter Dash Allison Falk, 31.06, 4th place Sarah Burton, 33.55, 8th place 400-Meter Dash Mati Love, 1:20.64, 4th place 800-Meter...

 
 By Liz Wood    News    May 6, 2015

Above and beyond

Tuesday morning, it was business as usual at Deseret Health and Rehab. One glaring difference is that the phone is being answered Valley View Healthcare, which is the former name of the nursing home....