Nothing can stop Nathanael Rhodes’ love for the farm
Nathanael Rhodes, a local 9-year-old, has a lot going on. In his first year at the Park County Fair his poultry won first premium, next summer he will show a goat, and in the meantime he helps his …
Powell High School students take farming heritage to heart
The school bell rings but that doesn’t mean the day is over for high school students Alexander and Jackson Baker, it’s just time to go to the farm where the Baker family has been growing …
Wyoming 4-H educators earn national and regional recognition
University of Wyoming Extension 4-H educators from Washakie, Campbell and Teton counties received national and regional recognition for their innovative 2022 programming.  Awards will be …
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UW’s Koprowski to receive Aldo Leopold Memorial Award
The dean of the University of Wyoming’s Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources, John Koprowski, has been named the 2022 recipient of The Wildlife Society’s Aldo Leopold Memorial …
Preparing for weaning
Spring calving cow-calf producers are approaching weaning time, which can be a stressful time for both calves and producers. How a producer manages calves prior, during and after weaning can have a …
Prepping your garden, trees and lawn for the fall
As the gardening season draws to a close, it’s time to prepare your garden, trees and lawn for the winter and fall months     Garden Once harvest is completed, it’s …
How American farmers are helping solve critical global issues
(StatePoint) With the Russian invasion of Ukraine, supply chain problems stemming from the global pandemic, and the world struggling under escalating inflation and a rapidly changing climate, the …
UW Wool Judging Team finishes 2021-2022 season in strong fashion
The University of Wyoming Wool Judging Team wrapped up a successful 2021-2022 season with a fourth-place finish at the San Antonio Livestock Show and Rodeo wool judging competition on Feb. 11. It was …
Former Powell resident arrested in Billings for arson after church fire
After allegedly setting fire to a church in downtown Billings and starting a fire at a nearby dormitory building where 19 people were staying, former Park and Big Horn counties resident Jodi Moore …
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Panther cross country pushes ahead
A unique opportunity presented itself for the Panther cross country teams on Monday, as the Powell High School girls placed the first seven runners, and the boys finished runners up at a smaller meet …
Trappers strong in final tournament
One final weekend with multiple games per day saw the Trapper volleyball team post a 3-1 record over three days at the Wyo-Braska Tournament — losing to hosts Western Nebraska 3-0, but …
Hicswa brothers relish opportunity to play together
It’s not often that athletes get the opportunity to compete with their siblings in high school, but the Hicswa brothers, Kalin and Keegan, have earned an even more unique opportunity to play …
Trapper men drop tight home contests
Difficult contests and rainy weather led to a pair of home losses for the Trapper men’s soccer team on Friday and Saturday. Northwest fell to to Trinidad 2-1 and Otero 4-3. Starting out the …
NWC Trapper women fall short at home
Region IX play made its way to Northwest on Friday and Saturday, with the Trapper women’s soccer team dropping contests to Trinidad 3-1 and Otero 1-0. On Friday, Northwest (1-8 overall, 1-3 …
Powell Golf wraps up season at state in Buffalo
Powell High School golf hit the fairways one last time on Friday and Saturday in Buffalo, with the Panthers finishing seventh overall as a team and junior Gunnar Erickson finishing with All-State …
Obituaries
Clifford Roberts, of Powell, died on Sept. 13, 2022, following a short but intense battle with leukemia. He was 85. Cliff was born in a log cabin in Kentucky in 1937. His life’s journey took …
Mary G See joined her heavenly father, and her husband, Claude See, peacefully on Sept. 15, 2022, in Powell, Wyoming, at the age of 107 Mary was born July 26, 1915, in Baker City, Oregon, to John …
Gary was born to Edward Francis Gillen and Berneda Elene Cox, in Powell, Wyoming, on June 25, 1941. He spent his childhood years with his older sister, Bobbi (Barbara) and his younger brother (Larry) …
Growing up in Powell, Jeff Ronald Stahn was the only son of eight children born to Jack and Rose Ella Marie Stahn. His seven sisters included Karen, Jacalyn, Joni, Geraldine, Marta, Tomi and …
Devoted husband and dad, LeRoy Carroll Feusner, the eldest son of Wayne and Freda Feusner, passed on Sept. 6, 2022, in Billings, Montana. He was born on Feb. 27, 1945, in Greybull, Wyoming. During …
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      Being a beekeeper is tough. Looking back now, soon after harvesting more than 60 pounds of honey, my wife and I can finally recall at a …

    • Proper fall garden maintenance greatly benefits spring crop yields

      With Wyoming’s short growing season, it is beneficial to plant and overwinter certain crops for a spring yield.  Overwinter is the process …

    • Hacker’s Brief

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    • Pursuit

      As defined by Webster’s Dictionary, pursuit is to find or employ measures to obtain or accomplish. There is a resolve in the word …