Rising rental costs strain crisis intervention resources
Alaina Doely, assistant director of Park County Intervention Services (CIS), got a call late one night earlier this month from a …
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Park County Commission candidate focused on future planning
Angela Johnson announced her intention to run for Park County Commissioner in the upcoming 2022 election. Johnson has served as …
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Robotics teams attend international competition in Houston
Following an incredibly successful regular season, three Powell High School teams competed on the international level at the FIRST …
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National Honors Society holds induction and awards ceremony
The Powell High School chapter of the National Honors Society (NHS) welcomed a group of new members Monday night and recognized …
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Local cattle ranchers seek relief in thinning cattle market
Regional ranchers are advocating for the passage of a federal bill calling for increased cash negotiation in the cattle market, as …
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Father, son enter guilty pleas to charges in Worland
Sheridan County residents Cody and Niles Veal pleaded guilty to various charges before 5th Judicial District Court Judge Bobbi …
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Indian school leadership ousted
Tribal officials removed St. Stephens Indian School Superintendent Frank No Runner as well as other administrators and the entire …
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State cigarette taxes could increase
The Wyoming Legislature’s Revenue Committee will spend a portion of its interim session considering whether to increase the …
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PVHC struggles to fill open positions in a difficult labor market
At a time of labor shortages across all industries, the health care industry is faring no better.  Powell Valley Healthcare …
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Powell Cub boys sweep conference championships
Blustery conditions did not slow down the Cubs boys’ track teams, as they swept both the seventh and eighth grade titles at the …
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Pioneers drop below .500
Multiple games lost late led to a difficult weekend, dropping the Pioneers to a 5-6 record. The Pioneers split a doubleheader against …
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Powell High School cheer team receives grant
When budget cuts were discussed during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Powell High School cheer team had little to cheer …
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Cubs finish conference runners-up
Difficult conditions led to tough results, as the Cubs girls’ track teams both came up just short against Cody, placing second …
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Panther golf back on course
Bad weather has derailed much of the spring golf season for the Panther boys’ golf team, but the sky finally cleared as a short …
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PHS girls Soccer undefeated in final home games
Exciting memories and one final victory at home sent the seniors of the Panther girls’ soccer team off in style as Powell tied …
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Obituaries
Craig Henri Beck I think we can all agree it is never easy to write an obituary about a loved one. This will not be a traditional obituary as the person it is about was not traditional ... he was inspiring and …
Rosemary Weathermon Rosemary Weathermon, 93, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2022, at Sage View Care Center in Rock Springs, Wyoming. She was born on Dec. 18, 1928, in Dickinson, North Dakota, the daughter of Nickidemus …
Karene Wagner Karene Wagner, 86, passed away the afternoon of May 3, 2022, at the New Horizons Care Center in Lovell, Wyoming. She was born Oct. 1, 1935, the second daughter of four girls, to Don and Elaine …
Kenneth 'Kenny' G. Mees On Thursday, April 28, 2022, Kenneth G. Mees ‘Kenny,’ loving son, husband, father and friend, passed away. Kenny was born on March 30, 1943, to Russell Mees and Pauline Landeis Mees, …
Donald ‘Don’ Miller Donald ‘Don’ Miller, 95, passed away on Friday, May 6, 2022, at The Heartland, in Powell. Memorial services are scheduled for Saturday, May 28, 2022, at 10 a.m., at Union Presbyterian …
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