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Foley era begins at Town Hall

photo by Lisa Kunkel

by nathan oster Greybull’s new mayor is eager to get to work. “I’ve received a lot of positive input and I think people are excited,” said Myles Foley, who officially took the oath of office during a special meeting Friday

Collingwoods, Murdochs share lighting contest victory

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by nathan oster The Scott and Ronna Collingwood residence in the Heights and the Paul and Claudine Murdoch home on Sixth Avenue North were the cream of the crop in this year’s Greybull Area Chamber of Commerce holiday home lighting

County pulls public lands position

by karla pomeroy The Big Horn County commissioners will not be considering the public lands position at this time. Chairman Jerry Ewen announced Monday that they would not proceed with the position. “It’s become obvious it’s not going to work,”

Humble Christmas left precious memories

Kay and Dave Mattis share their story of a humble family Christmas in 1973 that remains among their favorite memories: “Christmas 1973 was approaching. In August, while traveling through the West, we had put earnest money on an 8-acre ‘ranch’

Outgoing mayor proud of town’s accomplishments on his watch

by nathan oster When Bob Graham checks out of the mayor’s office at the end of the year, he’ll do so with a sense of pride about what the Town of Greybull was able to accomplish during his watch. “The

TCT sale a done deal

By karla pomeroy Tri-County Telephone Cooperative members voted overwhelmingly to support the sale of the company to Neil Schlenker and Big Horn Telecommunications. Elections Committee Chairman Lynn Allen reported the results at the special cooperators meeting in Basin Saturday. She

Celebrate the reason for the season

Greybull: First Presbyterian Church: Christmas Eve, 5:30 p.m. “Christmas: A Time for Reconciliation,” with carols and candles. Grace Fellowship Church: Christmas Eve, 6 p.m. Communion, Christmas carols and a brief message. Sacred Heart Catholic Church: Father Thomas Ogg will be

TCT sale meeting Saturday

by karla pomeroy A special meeting of the Tri County Telephone Cooperative will be at 10 a.m., this Saturday, Dec. 20, in Basin at the TCT shop. Finalization of the counting of the votes for the sale of the company

School contemplating new ag program

by nathan oster Big Horn County School District No. 3’s board of directors faces a decision in the coming months about whether to re-establish an agriculture program at Greybull High School for the 2015-16 school year. The board discussed the

Town hopes to ease river bottleneck

by nathan oster With memories of March still fresh on their minds, members of the Greybull Town Council on Monday night agreed to take a proactive approach to reduce the likelihood of future ice jams on the Big Horn River.