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Articles from the November 18, 2015 edition

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 By Erik Gantt    News    November 18, 2015

Medicine Bow only hold out on SCWEMS JPB amendment

The town of Elk Mountain held a special meeting Monday night at which they approved the proposed joint powers agreement (JPA) amendment to allow Hanna onto the South Central Wyoming Emergency Medical...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    November 18, 2015

Snowy Range road closed for season

The Snowy Range Road (WY 130), between Saratoga and Centennial was closed for the season on Nov. 12. Battle Pass (WY 70) between Encampment and Baggs will probably close soon. WY 130 is closed on the...

 

Jewel "Nadine" Caleb

Jewel "Nadine" Caleb, age 83, passed away on November 13, 2015 at the Saratoga Care Center in Saratoga, Wyo. She was born February 13, 1932 in Hanna, Okla. to parents Lewis and Effie May Britt Payne....

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    November 18, 2015

Ambulances and Christmas dinner

The South Central Wyoming Emergency Medical Service (SCWEMS) Joint Powers Board (JPB) met for their regular monthly meeting on Nov. 11 in Saratoga. The bulk of the meeting was taken up with...

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 18, 2015

CBI revisits Saratoga

The community visioning process continues for the town of Saratoga Master Plan. Late last month, master plan consultants Community Builders Inc. (CBI) visited Saratoga to meet with various stakeholders, to talk about the results from the first...

 

Hangar discussions continue

The Saratoga Airport Board met for a meeting on Nov. 12, however the change in meeting time had not been properly advertised for adequate public notice under Wyoming open meeting laws. Though they...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    November 18, 2015

GEM 50th anniversary recognized, SCWEMS amendment approved

After discussion with county commissioner Sue Jones the Riverside town council approved the South Central Wyoming Emergency Medical Service Joint Powers Board joint powers agreement (JPA) as written...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    November 18, 2015

SCWEMS amendment signed, new fire gear, business district moves forward

Following a public hearing on the matter, the town of Encampment is moving forward with Ordinance 17.36.020(h), a zoning change in the business district. Specifically, it will take a conditional use...

 
 By Erik Gantt    News    November 18, 2015

Citizen complaints call ordinance enforcement into question

At the Nov. 10 Saratoga Planning Commission meeting several complaints made to Kent Smith, zoning officer, were presented to the commission. In light of the complaints, Smith asked for direction from...

 

Shaken and stirred

Today I get to wax poetic on dissatisfied stars. Sound like fun? When asked by Britain’s Time Out entertainment magazine over breakfast if he would like to play 007 again, Daniel Craig (most recent...

 

An open letter about open meetings

The Saratoga Sun would like to commend the Saratoga Airport Board and Saratoga Mayor Ed Glode for their understanding of the seriousness of Wyoming’s open meetings statutes. Due to a lack of communication with the Saratoga Sun, and an apparent lack...

 

Food, family and fun

The 20th annual Platte Valley Helping Hands (PVHH) Free Thanksgiving Dinner will be on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26, this year. The dinner will be held from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at St. Anne’s Parish Hall,...

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 18, 2015

Giving Tree forms need to be returned now

The last day for parents to submit forms for the 2015 Giving Tree sponsored by the Valley Service Organization (VSO) is Thursday, according to Kassey Westring, coordinator of the annual Christmas project. Forms may be mailed to Westring at P.O. Box...

 

Training flourishes at VFD

Professional firefighters Pat Vining and Ben Spaulding both moved to the Saratoga area in order to work for Sinclair, though they have found a purpose as training officers for the Saratoga Volunteer...

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 18, 2015

Palm receives FFA's highest degree

Quade Palm received his American Future Farmers of America (FFA) degree at the 88th National FFA Convention in Louisville, Kentucky on Oct. 31, 2015. Quade is the son of Burt and Kay Lynn Palm of...

 

SMHS presents curriculim improvement plan

With Saratoga Middle-High School (SMHS) in their second year of failing to make adequate yearly progress (AYP), SMHS Principal Linda Butler had to come up with an improvement plan based on the scores...

 

Vital fish population monitored, tracked

Linsey Ciepiela, a master’s student at the University of Wyoming has been studying salmonid movement in the Upper North Platte River in order to determine which tributaries are most important to...

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 18, 2015

WGFD investigates poaching case

Baggs Game Warden Kim Olson is looking for information about a spike elk poached during the cow elk season in hunt area 21. “I investigated a poached spike elk, killed around 10 a.m. on Wednesday, November 11, in hunt area 21,” Olson said....

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 18, 2015

Public meetings on post hunting seasons

he Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGFD) will hold two public meetings to hear comments and suggestions from hunters regarding the recent big game hunting seasons.  The purpose of these meetings is to collect comments and suggestions from the...

 
 By Staff Report    News    November 18, 2015

Fish sampled at Hog Park

Hog Park Reservoir is known as a good place to go fishing. To help it keep that reputation, the Laramie Region Fisheries Management crew sampled fish populations at the reservoir in early September. Hog Park Reservoir is sampled every third year and...

 

Superman was here

100 years ago Nov. 18, 1915 Killing Elk Several hunters returned just as the season closed from hunting deer in the Elk Mountain country. The deer seemed to be more plentiful than usual, with the result that most of the hunters from here were...

 

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