Category: News

Graham, King top write-in candidates

by nathan oster The Big Horn County Clerk’s Office has announced that John King and Bob Graham received the most write-in votes and have been given the first chance to jump into the race for expiring seats on the Greybull

McCoy takes over as chamber director

Chamber Marilyn

by nathan oster Marilyn McCoy, the new executive director of the Greybull Area Chamber of Commerce, shouldn’t have a problem selling the many attributes of the community to tourists or business leaders looking for a place to relocate. In just

County voter turnout set at 60 percent

by nathan oster Sixty percent of the registered voters in Big Horn County went to the polls in last week’s primary election, and while that puts it on par, percentagewise, with the turnout of the most recent primaries, it’s somewhat

Flitner runs away with GOP House race

by nathan oster Jamie Flitner of Shell was a landslide winner in Tuesday’s primary election, garnering 70 percent of the votes cast to earn the Republican nomination for the expiring House District 26 seat now held by Elaine Harvey of

Nail biting county commissioner primary puts Craft on top

  BY KYNLI SMITH The race for the Republican nomination for Big Horn County Commission went down to the wire on Tuesday, with Deb Craft of Basin coming out on top, just 32 votes ahead of second-place Dave Neves of

Cheney, Greene carry Big Horn County in House race

  By David Peck Big Horn County voters matched statewide results by favoring Liz Cheney and Ryan Greene as the Republican and Democratic nominees, respectively, for Wyoming’s lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. Cheney, of Wilson, carried the

Remember to vote on Tuesday

by nathan oster After months on the campaign trail, decision day looms for candidates for elected office across the state of Wyoming. The primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 16. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. This

Livestock sale totals down from 2015

by nathan oster The numbers are in, and while they fell short of matching last year’s record totals, buyers once again showed their generosity and support for 4-H in the annual Big Horn County Fair junior livestock sale held Friday

Filing for special district seats begins Wednesday

by nathan oster Candidates can begin filing Wednesday, Aug. 10 for a number of special district seats that will be up for grabs in the November general election. The filing period closes Monday, Aug. 29. School board candidates can file

Summer school gave new GMS principal a head start

by nathan oster Another school year is rapidly approaching, as some school employees returned to work on Monday to prepare for the arrival of teachers next week and the first official day for students on Aug. 24. Of the three