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Articles from the August 12, 2015 edition

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 By Madeline Weiss    News    August 12, 2015

New school year, new technology

Carbon County School District No. 2 (CCSD#2) has a series of new initiatives including a learning management system, curriculum changes, a re-adoption of financial assistance for students competing...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    August 12, 2015

Red shirts honor their fallen

On a perfect Wyoming morning a red-shirted Wyoming Game Wardens Association Honor Guard performed a 21-gun salute and sounded Taps in memory of two Deputy Game Wardens who lost their lives in the...

 

Robert "Bob" Louis Larsen

Robert "Bob" Louis Larsen passed away in Laramie, Wyo., on July 22, 2015 at 97. Bob was born in Rawlins, Wyo., on June 1, 1918 to Louis Christian "Chris" and Martha Larsen. Bob was 18 months old befor...

 
 By Staff Report    Sports    August 12, 2015

Cross Country laces up

Encampment and Saratoga middle school (grades 6-8) and high school (9-12) students who are interested in competing in cross country this fall are encouraged to attend the parent, athlete and coaches meeting on at 6:30 p.m., Thursday at Veterans...

 
 By Staff Report    Sports    August 12, 2015

SHS Golf gets back in swing

Those interested participating on the Saratoga High School Golf Team are asked to contact the High School at 307-326-5246. The first practice will be at 4 p.m., Monday, Practice will be held at the Saratoga Golf Course. Encampment and Hanna high...

 
 By Liz Wood    Opinion    August 12, 2015

In and out of the handicap zone

I never thought much about handicapped parking until I had my knee surgery recently. I was using a walker for the first few weeks after my surgery and was issued a temporary Wyoming Department of...

 

Errata

On page 9 of the Aug. 5 edition of the Saratoga Sun, the Carbon County School District No. 2 calendar had some errors in it. You can find the corrected calendar on page 15. The staff at the Saratoga Sun apologizes for the error....

 
 By Staff Report    Sports    August 12, 2015

Middle school football equipment checkout

Saratoga Middle School Football equipment checkout will be held behind the Saratoga Middle/High School on at 4 p.m. on Aug. 19. The first practice is after school on Aug. 24. For more information contact Matt Shelby at 307-321-615...

 
 By Madeline Weiss    News    August 12, 2015

Cattle in the landfill

Cattle have been getting inside the Saratoga Landfill due, in part, to cattle guards that are not maximized for functionality. Randy Raymer arrived to the Upper Platte Valley Solid Waste Disposal...

 
 By Madeline Weiss    News    August 12, 2015

Chief asks for support

Police Chief Tom Knickerbocker asked the Council to issue a statement saying that they support the police in advocating for the prevention of marijuana legalization. The Council discussed the option...

 
 By Staff Report    News    August 12, 2015

WYDOT to hear discussion on opening Battle Pass earlier

In a grassroots effort to open Highway 70, also known as Battle Pass, earlier in the spring, organizers are inviting the public to attend a meeting with Pat Perrson, a Wyoming Department of Transportation District Engineer. The meetings are at 7...

 
 By Madeline Weiss    News    August 12, 2015

Mayor hopeful about master plan

Mayor Ed Glode attended meetings last week regarding Saratoga’s master plan, to be completed by Community Builders, Inc. (CBI). Representatives working on the plan were in town last week to work on...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    August 12, 2015

Say hello to CBI

Community Builder's Inc., (CBI), the company hired to create the new Saratoga Comprehensive Master Plan, and their subcontractors introduced themselves to the town on Wednesday. In the morning the...

 

Twisted tale emerges

On Saturday 25 participants shared the twisted tale of murder in the Sierra Madres. The events of Oct. 31, 1945 were discussed throughout the day-long Saratoga Historical and Cultural Association...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    August 12, 2015

Forest Service presents Travel Management alternatives

The Brush Creek/Hayden Ranger District hosted and open house at the Platte Valley Community Center Thursday night to present maps and three alternatives for the proposed West Side Snowy Range Travel...

 

Police Report

From August 3, 2015 through August 9, 2015, the SPD responded to 91 calls included the following classifications: Agency Assistance (10); Alarm (2); Ambulance (2); Animal Problem (1); Assist Business (1); Bar Check (3); Business Checks (30); Citizen...

 

Bikes to boots on the Range

The first Snowy Range Duathlon will come to the Platte Valley on Aug. 22. Hosted by the Platte Valley Community Center (PVCC), Platte Valley Chamber of Commerce and Carbon County Visitor's Center,...

 
 By Madeline Weiss    News    August 12, 2015

New SMHS principal looking forward to high expectations

Linda Butler, new principal at Saratoga Middle/High School (SMHS) says of her teaching philosophy, "I believe absolutely in high expectations for children, but you can't have high expectations and...

 
 By Madeline Weiss    News    August 12, 2015

New HEM Principal has a philosophy that learning should be fun

New principal of Hanna/Elk Mountain/Medicine Bow (HEM) high school, Stephen Priest, wants to create a fun, hands on experience for students. "If we can get kids going home saying 'Oh, we did the...

 

The Carbon County Fair through the years

100 years ago August 5, 1915 Preparing for County Fair In a recent issue of the Wyoming Tribune appeared the following boost for the Carbon County Fair: “Solidly backed by every business interest in the county and with the county government...

 

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