Category: News

Status quo on council vacancy

by nathan oster The Greybull Town Council will continue to operate as a four-member body, as the council on Monday failed for a third consecutive month to agree on the process that should be used to fill the seat that

Legion Hall renovations begin

Legion renovs

by nathan oster A Blessing of Our Post Home ceremony Wednesday morning kicked off what will likely be a long but ultimately fruitful renovation project at the Legion Hall, located at 130 N. Fifth St. in Greybull. Work on the

Vexing issues face legislature in final week

by david peck The 2015 general session of the 63rd Wyoming Legislature should wrap up by the end of the week, Sen. Ray Peterson reported Tuesday, with a few issues still to be resolved as of his weekly report. “We’ll

Security opens Greybull branch

by nathan oster Security State Bank has opened its new Greybull location and is preparing for a grand opening celebration on the morning of Saturday, March 7. “We’re excited to be here,” said Donette Prows, senior vice president and manager

Reservoir on short list for state funding

by nathan oster While questions remain about the cost, there’s little doubt that ranchers in the Beaver Creek and Shell Creek drainage basins would benefit from a proposed enlargement of the 600-acre-foot Leavitt Reservoir. That was among the views expressed

Blair’s chain purchases Ron’s Food Farm

Ron’s Food Farm will soon offer its last red-hot deal. After 36 years, Ron Fiene is selling his Greybull grocery store to Brent and Kent Foulger of Blair’s Supermarkets, in favor of retirement. The new owners expect a smooth transition,

Industrial uses preferred use for BP site

by nathan oster The Greybull Town Council continues to view the land it owns on Greybull River Road as prime real estate for potential light to medium industrial uses — and not as a location that would be suitable for residential

Attorney pursing whistleblower case against school district

by nathan oster A local attorney is pursuing a whistleblower retaliation claim against Big Horn County School District No. 3 as a result of its handling of an employee who complained about unsanitary conditions in the GHS/GMS lunchroom. Speaking during

No progress on vacant seat

by nathan oster Members of the Greybull Town Council appear to have reached an impasse in their effort to fill the seat that Myles Foley vacated when he became mayor. On Monday, for the second time in as many months,

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