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Articles from the December 30, 2015 edition

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 By Liz Wood    News    December 30, 2015

Out of compliance?

Medicine Bow Fuel and Power LLC, (MBFP) a subsidy of DKRW, is holding its semi-annual meeting from 6-7:30 p.m., Jan. 5 at the Medicine Bow Community Center. In a letter dated Dec. 15, 2015, Mary...

 
 By Staff Report    News    December 30, 2015

Stopping WINhealth automatic payments

Wyoming Insurance Commissioner Tom Glause reminds WINhealth customers who had automatic or electronic payment programs to contact their banking institution to end their electronic premium payments after the customer’s December premium has been...

 
 Obituaries    December 30, 2015

Susannah Lee Lunt

Susannah Lee Lunt, a resident of Wilson, Wyo., passed away in Salt Lake City on Dec. 8, 2015 following a short illness after surgery. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Dr. John Lun...

 
 Obituaries    December 30, 2015

Gary E. O'Mara

Gary E. O’Mara, 80, of Laramie, formerly of Encampment, died Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015 at his home from pancreatic cancer, after battling the disease for more than four years. Gary was born in Walthill, Neb., to Ernest and Velma O’Mara June 26,...

 
 Obituaries    December 30, 2015

Margaret A. Payne

Margaret Alice Payne, 85, of Cheyenne, Wyo., passed away early Monday morning, Dec. 21, 2015, with her family at her side. Margaret was born July 22, 1930, in Wheatland, Wyo., a daughter of the late Orvel L. and Edith F. (Hoffman) Bridgmon. Margaret...

 
 News    December 30, 2015

Isla Marie Christen

Tyler and Marie Christen and big sister Tylie are happy to welcome little Isla Marie into the world. Isla was born in Steamboat Springs, on November 13, 2015 at 5:42 p.m. She weighed 6 pounds 13...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    December 30, 2015

Embezzlement investigation

In a Dec. 9 affidavit and Dec. 10 charge sheet, Sherry Kunz, of Saratoga, is alleged to have stolen nearly $40,000 from Spur Outfitters, LLC. Charged with felony counts of theft, obtaining property...

 
 By Staff Report    News    December 30, 2015

Permission needed to hunt Foote Access Area

Saratoga Game Warden Biff Burton reported that a white-tail deer was taken without permission at the Foote Public Access area north of Saratoga. White-tail deer seasons continue through November and December in the upper Platte River Valley for the...

 
 By Liz Wood    Entertainment    December 30, 2015

Platts rings in country New Year for VSO

A person cannot be much more cowboy than Sam Platts, who with his band, sings old time Country and Western music, lives in a town called Pony and works full-time on a ranch. He will bring his country...

 
 By Liz Wood    Opinion    December 30, 2015

Looking forward to 2016

Well, it is resolution time ... again. And like many others I am a resolution person. I usually break them all. I don’t intend to at the beginning of the year, but it just happens. Last year, I...

 
 By Keith McLendon    Entertainment    December 30, 2015

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. The...

 
 By Liz Wood    Sports    December 30, 2015

Lady Tigers lose first place by one vote

The loss to St. Stephens knocked the Lady Tigers down a notch on WyoPreps, but only by one vote and it is early in the season. Despite the loss to St. Stephens, the Tigers had a very good weekend of...

 
 By Liz Wood    News    December 30, 2015

New Lutheran pastor to be installed

The Platte Valley Lutheran Church is starting the new year with a new pastor – Rev. Randolph Schnack. He will be installed at 4 p.m. Jan. 3 at the Platte Valley Lutheran Church. Because of the...

 
 Entertainment    December 30, 2015

A poem and winter weather through the years

100 years ago Jan. 6, 1916 Youth’s Vanquished Joys We hear it asked, “What has become Of olden-time co’n pone; Of Mammy’s beaten biscuits with The flavor all their own; But would they taste as good again If they were served tonight? Would...

 
 News    December 30, 2015

Menus

Saratoga Schools Wednesday - Friday Christmas Vacation Monday Hamburger and bun, potato wedges, fruit and vegetable bar, pears, milk Tuesday Chicken parmesan, seasoned noodles, broccoli, fruit and vegetable bar, peaches, milk Encampment School...

 
 By Sue Howe    News    December 30, 2015

Floor coming Jan. 8-10

There were only four people for Bridge Monday. High winner was Bob Johnson. Second high went to Gertrude Herold. The LIEAP forms are being mailed out and when you get yours I will be very happy to help you fill it out if you would like me to. If you...

 
 By Kim Loftice    News    December 30, 2015

Hopes for the New Year

I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas with time well spent with family. This gives Laura Rettelle, Karen Dibbern, Patty Herring, Connie Beckham, Arleigh Simmons, Linda York and Nancy Lynch things to talk about on what they did over the holiday...

 
 By Tom Mansfield    News    December 30, 2015

A merry Christmas

The facility’s Activity program is based on residents’ interest and allows residents to achieve a greater level of self-esteem. It provides for continuing contact with the community because of the many volunteers that assist residents in...

 
 News    December 30, 2015

Police Report

From Dec. 21, 2015 through Dec. 27, 2015 the Saratoga Police Department responded to 97 calls including the following classifications: Abandoned Vehicle (1); Agency Assistance (2); Alarm (2); Ambulance (1); Animal Problem (2); Bar Check (5);...