Category: News

Wildlife biologist’s legacy lives on

by nathan oster Tom Easterly has been gone for a couple days short of a year, but the legacy of the longtime Wyoming Game and Fish Department wildlife biologist will live on forever thanks to a memorial fund that was

Nelson, Carlson top winners in high school science fair

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The Northern Wyoming Regional Science Fair concluded its largest year ever, with 37 projects entered from regional high schools Greybull, Meeteetse, Rocky Mountain and Worland. With judges from Northwest College and various industry experts from the area, students had the

Beer tax bills debated by legislature

by david peck A battle over the beer tax is brewing in Cheyenne, Sen. Ray Peterson reported as the 63rd Wyoming Legislature’s 2015 general session nears its midway point. Peterson, a longtime advocate of increasing the excise tax on malt

Richins appointed town attorney

by nathan oster To replace the longest tenured town attorney in the state, the Greybull Town Council tapped a man with a long streak of consecutive municipal service in his own right. Kent Richins, who since Jan. 2, 1989, has

From GHS to Master Gunnery Sergeant

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by marlys good Shawn Moberly, 1991 GHS grad and son of Karen and the late John Moberly, can remember way back when he was in the first grade and students were handed out “packets” asking what he/she wanted to be

Lively debates continue in the House

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by patti carpenter The Wyoming House of Representatives voted to allow sexual assault victims to file a protection order against the accused even before a conviction has taken place, offering additional protection to victims of sex crimes. The House also

Town lands SLIB money for levee work

by nathan oster The State Lands and Investments Board on Jan. 15 awarded a Mineral Royalties Grant in the amount of $107,000 to the Town of Greybull, which will use the money to make improvements to its levee system. The

Governor open to firing squad legislation

by nathan oster Gov. Matt Mead called on state lawmakers to develop a clear policy for how to handle the state’s rainy day fund following the release earlier in the day of a report that projects a significant decrease in

Council to consider mayor’s appointees Jan. 29

by nathan oster Mayor Myles Foley said he will be prepared to offer recommendations for town attorney and the vacant seat on the council when the Greybull Town Council gathers for a special meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29

Pink Games generate nearly $2,000

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by nathan oster The Pink Games on Friday night involving the basketball communities of Greybull and Tongue River high schools — coaches, players and fans included — generated nearly $2,000 for local breast cancer programs and the Susan G. Komen Foundation. “It