Category: News

SFC keeps GMS project on track

by nathan oster The construction of the new Greybull Middle School appears to be back on track after the School Facilities Commission agreed Thursday to earmark another $472,000 in unanticipated funding for the project. Supt. Barry Bryant said it’s not

Council race back down to two

by nathan oster Jennifer (Fink) Lowe has withdrawn from the race for two seats on the Greybull Town Council. The first-time candidate cited an upcoming surgical procedure as the reason. “After consulting with my doctor I was enlightened to the

Ted Nugent is coming to Emblem

by nathan oster The Big Horn Basin Tea Party has landed Ted Nugent, the “Motor City Madmen” and one of the nation’s most outspoken proponents of first and second amendment rights, to be one of the featured speakers for its

Dump for free on Saturday

Big Horn County residents can dump their trash for free at either the north or south landfills between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 21. The free-dump day was requested by the county’s mayors and

Contract awarded for new school

by nathan oster It took some creativity to get it done, but Big Horn County School District No. 3 on June 10 officially awarded the contract for the construction of its new middle school to Sletten Construction, which came with

Biosecurity measures in place for fair

By KARLA POMEROY A new swine virus moving across the country is creating concern for the upcoming 4-H/FFA jackpot show and next month’s county fair. U.S. Department of Agriculture veterinarian John Duncan came to the Big Horn County Fair Board

Aviation museum to open this week

WEB Airplane

by nathan oster The trailer is in place, the sidewalks have been poured, the handicap-accessible ramps have been built and the effort to organize the exhibits has begun. All that remains in the effort to open the new aviation museum

Clerk of court’s race heats up after incumbent withdraws

by karla pomeroy Four candidates have come forward to vie for the clerk of district court and current clerk of court Dori Noyes withdrew her name from among the candidates. The four candidates are Diane Nuttall of Greybull, current clerk

Late filers make three for council

by nathan oster Les Lowe and Jennifer Lowe entered the race for Greybull Town Council by filing their election papers at Town Hall on Friday — final day of the filing period for the Aug. 19 primary election. They join

Flood waters, concerns subside

FLOOD kedesh

by nathan oster There have been some tense moments around Shell and Hyattville, but for the most part it looks as though Big Horn County has dodged the bullet in terms of flooding associated with the spring runoff. Brent Godfrey,