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Articles from the January 8, 2020 edition

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 By Mike Armstrong    News    January 8, 2020

Getting things back on track

On the day after Christmas a strong snowstorm hit northern Carbon County and, besides closing down the roads, the winter weather played havoc with the railroad traffic. The early morning derailment...

 By Mike Armstrong    News    January 8, 2020

Working to fund state and local tourism

Carbon County is large, diverse and has the most municipalities in one county in the state. The county also has a strong year round travel industry with outdoor activities for every season and a...


An 'ice' time for kids

While the 37th Annual Ice Fishing Derby is still a week away, another ice-bound event will be taking place this weekend. For the past three years, Mother Mountain Anglers (MMA), an Encampment-based...


The Sun thanks you

It has been said that a community needs its newspaper. This is true. The community often depends upon its local paper from coverage of high school sports to reporting on the actions of the town council and everything in between. The newspaper, in... Full story

 By Joshua Wood    Opinion    January 8, 2020

Passing the two year mark

This past Thursday marked my two year anniversary with the Saratoga Sun and, to be honest, I didn’t even realize it until I was scrolling through Facebook that night. It doesn’t quite feel like... Full story

 By Joshua Wood    Sports    January 8, 2020

Raising the level

The Saratoga Lady Panthers only had one game over the weekend as they returned to the hardwood following the holiday break. The first post-holiday game for the Lady Panthers was on the road as they...

 By Joshua Wood    Sports    January 8, 2020

Knocking the rust off

The Saratoga Panthers had just one game coming out of the winter break, but added yet another win under their belt as they prepare to enter conference play. On Saturday, the Panthers hit the road and...

 By Joshua Wood    Sports    January 8, 2020

Contributing in a real positive way

Coming off of winter break, the Encampment Lady Tigers hosted two games in Tiger Nation over the weekend. With a largely young team, the Lady Tigers are still working on finding their groove on the...

 By Joshua Wood    Sports    January 8, 2020

Tigers take out Rock River, North Park

Over the weekend, the Encampment Tigers showed that they didn't waste any time during their holiday break. Hosting two non-conference games, the Tigers hit the hardwood running as they ended both...


Examining equity in rural, urban healthcare

When it comes to healthcare, a state-of-the-art facility in the center of an urban area doesn’t necessarily mean that there is access to quality healthcare. Conversely, living in a rural area...

 By Staff Report    News    January 8, 2020

Stuck in the New Year

While most people were likely bringing in the New Year at home or out with friends, at least one person spent it out in the winter weather according to a press release from the Carbon County Sheriff’s Department. At approximately 8:23 p.m. on...

 By Staff Report    News    January 8, 2020

Diagnosing Valley healthcare needs

The Critical Access Hospital (CAH) designation has become a vital link to providing quality healthcare services in rural America but building one from scratch, as they’re hoping to do in Saratoga, adds an extra layer of challenges.  For more than...


Reflections from the files of The Saratoga Sun

100 Years Ago January 8, 1920 Every Second Family Has Car There are now more than 21,000 automobiles in Wyoming, and that figure represents 5,000 more than the number of cars contained in the state a year ago, says the Wyoming State Tribune. Figures...


New realtor at Town and Country

A recent press release from Town & Country Realty in Saratoga, Wyoming announced an addition to their staff of realtors. Ashley Fluty moved to Saratoga in 2015, but has been a long-time resident...


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