Articles from the May 5, 2022 edition

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 By Joshua Wood    News    May 5, 2022

Changes coming for special event permits

In Saratoga, there are various signs pointing to the approach of summer. For some, it’s the opening of the Snowy Range Scenic Byway. For others, it’s the steady increase in out-of-state license pl...

 By Mike Armstrong    Business    May 5, 2022

The forest for the trees

The Saratoga Forest Management lumber company had 30 Danish students from the University of Copenhagen vist the mill on April 26 to observe operations. Owner Gary Ervin was happy to host this group...

 By Joshua Wood    News    May 5, 2022

Smoke on the water

It was a sunny, but breezy, Wednesday afternoon when Aaron Grow was looking for a spot to fish. The first spot he visited was one of his favorites on the North Platte River; the historic Pick Bridge....

 By Joshua Wood    News    May 5, 2022

Encampment man arrested

An Encampment man could be facing more than 10 years in prison following charges of felony child abuse and domestic battery according to documents filed in Carbon County Circuit Court on April 29....

 By Staff Report    News    May 5, 2022

Seminoe gunshot investigated

The Carbon County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a gunshot incident which occured on April 30. According to a press release from the sheriff’s office, the CCSO received a call for a woman with a gunshot wound being transported by passenger...

 By Joshua Wood    News    May 5, 2022

Car chase ends in Encampment

The sound of sirens filled the Platte Valley on the night of Friday, April 29 as what began as an attempted traffic stop in Saratoga resulted in a high-speed car chase eventually ending in...


Your community needs you

Do you have what it takes to be a public servant? Next week—May 12—marks the start of the filing period for the 2022 Primary Election. In recent elections, the Saratoga Sun has encouraged our readers to head to the polls in both primary and... Full story

 By Joshua Wood    Opinion    May 5, 2022

The invisible struggle

“Depression isn’t a war you win. It’s a battle you fight every day. You never stop, never get to rest. It’s one bloody fray after another.” ~ Shaun David Hutchinson Normally, I try to avoid...


Keeping their memory alive

The Miners Monument in Hanna, which is dedicated to the miners who lost their lives over a 100 years ago is getting attention from some people who feel this monument has been somewhat forgotten due...

 By Mike Armstrong    Sports    May 5, 2022

No school too small, no event too big

Conor McGraw, a graduate from Hanna, Elk Mountain, Medicine Bow (HEM) High School was a standout athlete along with his twin brother Shane. The HEM football team went to the state championship and in...

 By Micky Jones    Sports    May 5, 2022

Rattlers prequalify in Steamboat Springs

The Little Snake River track team had two meets planned over the weeked. The Friday meet was canceled due to snow. However the Rattlers still headed to Steamboat Springs for the Steamboat Springs...

 By Micky Jones    Sports    May 5, 2022

Tigers prequalify in Riverton

The Encampment Tiger Track team traveled north to Riverton Saturday to participate in the Roy Peck invite. Koye Gilbert and Kaben Pickett prequalified for state along with the boys relay team. The...

 By Mike Armstrong    Sports    May 5, 2022

Panthers racing to state

“We want our kids to be racing the best kids in the state,” said Rex Hohnolt, Saratoga track and field head coach. “It was nice that it was a decent day in Riverton.” Hohnholt is talking about...

 By Mike Armstrong    Sports    May 5, 2022

Running against the wind

The Hanna, Elk Mountain, Medicine Bow (HEM) Miner High School Track and Field team went the Scott Hardy Memorial track meet in Wright on April 29. The weather was a bit challenging for the athletes he...


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