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Editorials

EDITORIAL: Animals aplenty

Support local shelters, spay/neuter your pets

Wyoming has far more animals than humans. In fact, cattle alone outnumber people by 2-to-1 in the Cowboy State.

Measles, once eradicated in the United States, is rearing its ugly head again.

When people who often disagree on how to manage local lands find something to agree on, it’s a sign that there’s a pretty compelling cause to support.

Six out of 10 graduates at the University of Wyoming collect their degrees and go out into the world with zero college debt.

As kids spend carefree hours at the playground, set up lemonade stands and ride their bicycles, it’s easy to have a romanticized view of summertime in our small town. Yes, in many ways, Powell is a safe community, but that doesn’t mean we’re immune to terrible crimes.

The year 2017 isn’t one we’re likely to forget anytime soon, at least from a weather perspective. 

If anyone was wondering how far over the line someone must go in today’s polarized political climate to draw unanimous condemnation, we may have finally received an answer this week.

Local prevention employees losing jobs due to budget cuts

It’s well known that Wyoming’s budget cuts significantly affected community colleges and K-12 education. But did you know that suicide prevention funding also took a major hit?

Two occasions coincide this weekend in our community: Memorial Day weekend and the beginning of summer vacation for Powell’s school children.

Both are important to remember.

The Powell Lions Club — a group that’s long served the community with Easter Egg hunts, car shows and more — will soon have to make a decision about whether to keep going.

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