Category: News

Mattis, Collingwood qualify for council

by nathan oster Scott Mattis and Rod Collingwood received the most write-in votes for the two expiring seats on the Greybull Town Council and will be challenging Richard “Pappy” Capen and Les Lowe in the November general election. Two-hundred seventy

$198,612 in Lottery Sales on First Day

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The Wyoming Lottery Corporation on Monday reported $1,000 in sales per minute for the first hour of ticket sales on Sunday, Aug. 24. Between noon, when lottery sales opened, and midnight, there was $198,612 in sales the first day. ALF’s

‘Destination DC’ one more time for Jensen

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by marlys good The Capitol, Congress, White House, Library of Congress, Supreme Court, Arlington National Cemetery. The American History, Natural History and Air & Space museums. The Lincoln, Jefferson, Washington, Franklin D. Roosevelt memorials. Memorials dedicated to the Korean Conflict,

Anders sacrifice won’t be forgotten

by nathan oster Mabry Anders may be gone, but he hasn’t been forgotten. Earlier this month, a group of motorcyclists on a 2,000-mile trek that stretched from the West Coast to Mount Rushmore made a stop in Greybull to honor

Lipp wins 4-way race for district court clerk

by nathan oster Serena Lipp spent the night of the primary election at her mother’s house, surrounded by her family. Fitting, she says, because her victory in the four-person race for clerk of the district court wouldn’t have been possible

Carrizalez, Hyde end Grant’s run on commission

by karla pomeroy After 16 years, there will be a new commissioner for Big Horn County with longtime commissioner Keith Grant losing out to Felix Carrizales and John Hyde in his bid for a fifth term during Tuesday’s primary election.

Foley tops Graham by 46 votes

by nathan oster Myles Foley established himself as the frontrunner in the race for Greybull mayor, outpolling Bob Graham by 46 votes in Tuesday’s general election. Foley, owner of the Historic Hotel Greybull, received 304 votes, or 54 percent. Graham,

Johnson visits to promote One Book Wyo.

by barbara anne greene When Walt Longmire series author Craig Johnson of Ucross committed to a One Book Wyoming tour he told the State Library that he would do up to three stops per county. The State Library chose Johnson’s

School adds new staffers, preps for new year

by nathan oster It’s back-to-school time in Big Horn County School District No. 3. Staff members who hadn’t already done so went back to work this week in preparation for the arrival of students on Tuesday, Aug. 19 — the first

Three file for hospital board

by nathan oster Several candidates have already thrown their hats into the ring for the various special district board seats that will appear on the November general election ballot. As of 10 a.m. Tuesday morning, three people had filed for