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Articles from the October 12, 2016 edition

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 By FW Broschart    News    October 12, 2016

Copperline adds to Saratoga hotel list

A Saratoga motel that closed in 1963 to become a dormitory for seasonal workers at the Old Baldy Club has reopened as a lodge, giving visitors to town another option in lodging. The Copperline Lodge...

 
 By Max Miller    Politics    October 12, 2016

Candidates meet at PVCC

About 40 citizens came to the Platte Valley Community Center (PVCC) Oct. 10 to attend a candidate forum hosted by the Valley Service Organization (VSO). The forum included three candidates for...

 
 Obituaries    October 12, 2016

Marilyn Louise Rummel

Marilyn, 89, of Saratoga, died Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 at the Afton Care Center in Afton, Iowa. Private family memorial services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Naja Shrine...

 
 By Max Miller    News    October 12, 2016

Vacancies filled

Vacancies on two boards were filled, Saratoga filed final paperwork to receive state and federal funding for an airport project, and the police department transferred old equipment to Encampment....

 
 Opinion    October 12, 2016

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, At the risk of being politically incorrect, here’s comment on a couple topics in the Sept. 28 issue of the Saratoga Sun. The historical completion of the Ferris Haggerty tramway, described in detail, and our knowledge of the failure...

 
 By Staff Report    News    October 12, 2016

Area 9 closed for bear hunting

According to a press release from Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGFD), black bear hunt area 9 was closed for the season Oct. 5. The area was closed because the mortality limit for female bears was reached on Oct. 5, according to the release....

 
 By FW Broschart    News    October 12, 2016

Have bees, will travel

Jaime Martinez moves his hands in orbit around his head while miming swatting at invisible insects and says, “Don’t do that; if you do, they go crazy.” Martinez, a truck driver, was talking about the thousands of bees that were swarming in a...

 
 By Max Miller    Sports    October 12, 2016

Lady Panthers go 2-3 in regional preview

The Saratoga Panthers volleyball team went 2-3 in a weekend tournament in Kaycee, but according to coach Shayley Love, the friendly tournament was about more than results. Saratoga has three games...

 
 By FW Broschart    Sports    October 12, 2016

Girls uninterrupted

The Encampment Tigers girls’ volleyball team returned home from the Kaycee Invitational having extended their winning streak to 21-0 overall after playing six matches in the tournament. The team is the only team in the entire state of Wyoming with...

 
 By Max Miller    Politics    October 12, 2016

Whistle-stopping Wyoming

Ryan Greene, the 33-year-old Rock Springs businessman and Democratic candidate for Wyoming’s U.S. congressional district introduced himself by saying, “I’m a pipe-welder by trade.” Perhaps...

 
 By Max Miller    Sports    October 12, 2016

Injuries plague Saratoga gridders in loss to Cokeville

Two injuries and a long bus ride may have played a role in the Saratoga football team’s 47-7 loss last Friday to conference rival Cokeville. The defeat leaves Saratoga with a tenuous 1-2 conference...

 
 Lifestyles    October 12, 2016

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