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 By Erik Gantt    News    September 16, 2015

SCWEMS to discuss Hanna MOU

The South Central Wyoming Emergency Medical Service (SCWEMS) is currently servicing the town of Hanna even though their service agreement or Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) expired in April 2015. A...

 

Water and Sewer considers charging 'utility service fee'

Saratoga/Carbon County Impact Joint Powers Board (water and sewer board) member Craig Kopasz “let the cat out of the bag” about tactics that could spur development in town as well as well as...

 

Get behind the 8-ball to Party on the Platte

Organizers are finalizing last minute details for the 8th annual Party on the Platte fundraiser which begins with cocktails at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Platte Valley Community Center (PVCC). This...

 

Colorado Grand tours Encampment

More than 100 high-end classic cars are scheduled for a pit stop at the Grand Encampment Museum (GEM) Wednesday. The 27th Annual Colorado Grand, a tour of classic sports cars that winds its way...

 

Robert John Merlo, DVM

Nov. 7, 1941 – Aug. 14, 2015 "Dr. Bob" was born to Esther and John Merlo in Joliet, Ill and moved to California where he attended San Mateo High School, serving as Senior Class President and disting...

 

Patty Wilcox

Word has been received that Patty Wilcox, formerly of Encampment, died in April, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nev....

 

Tristan Joseph-Thomas Lascano

Luis and Ashley Lascano announce the birth of their son, Tristan Joseph-Thomas Lascano. He was born on Sept. 4, 2015 at 9:37 a.m. at Ivinson Memorial Hospital in Laramie, Wyo. He weighed 6 pounds 15...

 
 By Liz Wood    News    September 16, 2015

GEM annual meeting to feature sheep industry

The Grand Encampment Museum (GEM) is holding its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday. GEM President John Farr is the guest speaker presenting the program “Wyoming, the Sheepherder State.” The...

 

We all have a future, no matter what

Since I just graduated college, I often have to explain what I’m up to. When I say I’ve decided to pursue a career as a writer, it’s common that someone asks me right away what my parents...

 

Can you plan a town if you can't plan a meeting?

We were surprised when attending the town of Saratoga Planning meeting, that an agenda was not prepared prior to the Sept. 8 meeting. Chairman Rory Grubb created an agenda on the fly which included discussing hiring a secretary that could attend...

 

Stabilization vs. Growth

Editor: In regards to the Saratoga Sun’s September 2, 2015 editorial “To grow or not to grow … that is the question”. Agree or disagree this article summed up the circumstances that we, as a town, find ourselves in today. But in order to...

 

Big Horn rancher receives Bucholz award

The Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust (WSGALT) awarded Alan Barnett its eighth annual Kurt Bucholz Conservation Award at its Annual Roundup, held on Aug. 29 at Warren Livestock Company's Pole Creek Ran...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    September 16, 2015

A night of tabling

The Encampment Town Council decided to table a vote on the ratification of David Starr to the at-large board seat on the South Central Wyoming Emergency Medical Service (SCWEMS) Joint Powers Board...

 

A palette of cultural art

Around 20 people attended the Brush Creek Presents program Sept. 1 at the Platte Valley Community Center. The program, which is sponsored by the Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts introduces artists...

 
 By Liz Wood    News    September 16, 2015

Adding character to International Literacy Day

On Sept. 9, Saratoga Elementary School (SES) students dressed up to celebrate International Literacy Day with a book/swap drive. The students were encouraged to dress up in their very favorite book...

 

Lady Panthers squeeze past HEM

The Saratoga Lady Panthers defeated Hanna-Elk Mountain-Medicine Bow (HEM) at Friday's away match (25-17, 25-27, 24-26, 25-12, 15-11) . The Lady Panthers' overall record is 6-3. They will have their...

 

Saratoga gridders fall to Cokeville

Coming off a week one loss to Mountain View, the Cokeville Panthers did not hold back against the Saratoga football squad. The final score of the game was Cokeville 55, Saratoga 0. Cokeville scored...

 
 By Liz Wood    Sports    September 16, 2015

Saratoga Golf team readies for state tournament

The Saratoga Golf Team has nearly finished with their season, and from where head coach Jared Mason is standing, the team looks pretty good for bringing home a trophy from the state meet in two weeks....

 
 By Liz Wood    Sports    September 16, 2015

Encampment Tigers not rattled

The Encampment Lady Tigers (8-1, 2-0) came home with a first place trophy after dominating the Hanna Tournament this weekend. The weekend started with a win against conference rival Little Snake River...

 

Illness depletes cross-country team

The Saratoga Panthers cross-country team showed some improvement at the huge Liberty Bell Invite in Littleton, Colo. this weekend, but illness held them back some, with "three fourths of the kids...

 

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