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Articles from the December 28, 2016 edition

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 By FW Broschart    News    December 28, 2016

Green for Garry

"It was supposed to be a hernia," Garry Wood says. "A simple, outpatient procedure." But when he woke up after his hernia operation, he learned it wasn't a hernia at all, but a swollen lymph node....

 
 By Max Miller    News    December 28, 2016

Knowledge and gear

Outside, the evening of Dec. 16, wind-blown snow had lowered visibility to a couple hundred feet and the temperature was falling like a stone. Inside, around 10 people spread out across the Platte...

 
 By Max Miller    News    December 28, 2016

Questions for garden board

At the Dec. 20 meeting of the Saratoga Town Council, about five members of the public were present to hear council member Will Faust level accusations of financial impropriety against members of the...

 
 By Max Miller    News    December 28, 2016

Hangar hash

An approaching winter storm likely kept several regular attendees at home during the monthly meeting of the Saratoga Airport Board Dec. 13. About five members of the public did turn out, however, and...

 
 By Max Miller    News    December 28, 2016

River project down to 3

According to an email sent Dec. 23 by a consultant named Jon Nelson, five contractors submitted proposals for a project to clear gravel bars on the North Platte River. Of those five, three firms were...

 
 By Keith McLendon    Opinion    December 28, 2016

War on Christmas? Really?

I will be out of the office this week but wanted to make things as easy as I could for my new(ish) staff. So here’s my two cents for the holiday gap. *** I keep hearing about this “War on...

 
 By Keith McLendon    Opinion    December 28, 2016

The week between Christmas

Amid the week after Christmas, piles of wrapping in bags, shiny paper and boxes in trash with the tags. Sad little scissors sit broken and bent, from clamshell packaging—they don’t make a dent....

 
 By FW Broschart    News    December 28, 2016

Line ownership determined

The Saratoga Water and Sewer Joint Powers Board (sewer board) met Dec. 14 to begin discussing the use of a state grant to improve the lagoon system at the sewage treatment plant, put to rest the controversy surrounding the Happy Tails kennel sewer...

 
 By Staff Report    News    December 28, 2016

Penny Wars coming

Encampment K-12 School has announced that it will again be holding “Penny Wars” this year as part of the school’s homecoming week celebration. The fundraiser, which collects money for the Encampment Medical Fund, gives every class at the...

 
 By FW Broschart    News    December 28, 2016

Realtor relationship leads to ownership transfer

"I'm a very positive person and I don't like the word 'risk,'" Carolyn Terry, the new owner agent at Century 21 real estate in Rawlins, says when asked if she thought buying a real estate agency at a...

 
 Lifestyles    December 28, 2016

Menus

Senior Center Menu Wednesday: BBQ riblet, pasta salad, green beans, wheat bread, cherry crisp, milk. Thursday: Oven roasted chicken, mashed potatoes/gravy, squash blend, wheat roll, strawberries, milk. Friday: Beef stew, tossed salad, cheese/onion...