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Articles from the May 16, 2018 edition

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 By Joshua Wood    News    May 16, 2018

Volatility at planning commission

“Shut the f---ers down, man!” An outburst from Saratoga resident Chris Shannon, followed by a request from chairman Jon Nelson to leave the room, during the Saratoga Planning Commission meeting...

 By Joshua Wood    News    May 16, 2018

Flushed fees, parks & preschool

During the regularly scheduled Riverside Town Council meeting at 6 p.m. on May 10 at Riverside Town Hall, the council discussed purchasing new park equipment and the best way to deal with businesses...

 By Joshua Wood    News    May 16, 2018

Runway takes wings

The Saratoga Airport Board, during their regularly scheduled meeting at 1 p.m. on May 9 at the Saratoga Town Hall, were informed that the runway rehabilitation was nearing completion. The board also...

 By Joshua Wood    News    May 16, 2018

Bring down this wall

Discussion became heated between the Encampment Town Council and Encampment resident Barry Cole during the regularly scheduled town council meeting at 7 p.m. on May 10 at the Encampment Town Hall....

 By Joshua Wood    Opinion    May 16, 2018

Plans vs. life: Finding happiness in the mix

The novelist and satirist Samuel Clemens, better known as Mark Twain, once said, “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” The month of May has reached the halfway point and...

 By Staff Report    News    May 16, 2018

Knowing where it's at

The Elevations Geospatial Summit was held in Saratoga from May 2-4 at the Platte Valley Community Center. Those wishing to learn of advances in the Geographic Information System (GIS) for gathering,...

 By Joshua Wood    News    May 16, 2018

York takes action

In 1992, Kyle York graduated from Encampment High School and originally attended college with the intention to major in mechanical engineering. Instead, he changed his major to math after spending...

 By Mike Armstrong    News    May 16, 2018

Liquor and junk

The Hanna Town Council met at 6 p.m on Tuesday at the town hall. Before the council meeting started, Tony Poulos, mayor of Hanna, had a public hearing asking the audience if there was anyone who had...

 By Staff Report    News    May 16, 2018

Nominees for Bucholz Award sought

The Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust is seeking nominations for the 2018 Kurt Bucholz Award. The award was created in 2008, in memory of Kurt Bucholz, DVM, a legislator and rancher from Saratoga. Recipients exemplify the core beliefs held by Dr.... Full story

 By Joshua Wood    Lifestyles    May 16, 2018

Double barrel duo

When Josh Kleinheksel and Tammy Bartlett first became interested in shooting sporting clays, neither of them thought that they would become nationally ranked. Nor did they think that within four...

 By Joshua Wood    Sports    May 16, 2018

Saratoga set for state

The Saratoga Lady Panthers and Panthers traveled to Lander over the weekend to compete in the 1A West Regional tournament. Several student athletes would come home having earned All-Conference honors...

 By Joshua Wood    Sports    May 16, 2018

Records fall at regionals

The Encampment Tigers track team left Tiger Nation last weekend to compete at the 1A West Regional tournament in Lander. During the tournament, several student athletes would become regional...

 By Mike Armstrong    Sports    May 16, 2018

Track team takes third in Torrington

By Mike Armstrong The Hanna, Elk Mountain, Medicine Bow (HEM) High School track placed third overall at the Wyoming High School Activities Association (WHSAA) 1A/2A East Regional track meet in Torring...

 By Joshua Wood    Education    May 16, 2018

Tuition for toddlers

Encampment Preschool recently received a donation of $500 from the Sinclair Wyoming Refining Company to go towards the preschool’s tuition fund. The fund allows children in Encampment to attend...


Spring songs in Elk Mountain

The Elk Mountain Kids Choir and the Elk Mountain Youth Choir performed together for the 5th annual Elk Mountain Spring Recital on May 10. There were solos in singing and playing the piano to...


Spy stories

Honeypots, surprise birthday cakes and searching for assets were some of the stories told as former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) operative Pat Stuart spoke at the Saratoga Library Thursday...


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