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Mule Deer performance highlights HATS

by marlys good The Hands Across the Saddle (HATS) fundraiser held Saturday evening garnered a thumbs-up from event-goers, and featured entertainer Gary Mule Deer got rave reviews as he kept the 200-plus More »

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Nugent, Vallely rally Tea Partiers

by nathan oster Rob DiLorenzo set the stage for Saturday’s Big Horn Basin Tea Party picnic, reminding attendees that the fundamental mission of the movement is to get voters to Take Education More »

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41st demo derby a huge success

by karla pomeroy Twenty-two cars entered the record-setting 41st annual Big Horn County Fair Demolition Derby Sunday with Payton Gonzalez of Greybull coming out victorious. There was also a record or near-record More »

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Locals among county fair rodeo winners

by nathan oster Casey Good defended his title in the calf roping and was on the third- and fourth-place finishing teams in the team roping, making him one of the big winners More »

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What’s happening to honeybees?

by marlys good What is causing the unprecedented losses of honeybees in the United States that has been occurring within the past decade, but more so in the past seven or eight More »

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Balls away!

by nathan oster The culminating moment of another successful “Balls Away” fundraiser for Midway Golf Club came Saturday afternoon when 334 golf balls were dropped on a target located on the course’s More »

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Summer Festival a showcase for Antelope Butte

by nathan oster A summer festival meant to showcase potential summer uses at Antelope Butte in the Big Horn Mountains was a tremendous success, according to organizers. Mark Weitz, who heads the More »

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Van Gelder says goodbye to Big Horn 100

by marlys good It was a sentimental weekend for Tom Van Gelder who was bidding farewell not only to the Big Horn 100, but to his friends and neighbors in Greybull where More »

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Powers inducted into Naval Academy

McKenna Powers was inducted into the United States Naval Academy in an impressive ceremony held July 1 in Annapolis. Her mother and father, Cindy and Duane Powers, and her older sister Alex More »

Foley tops Graham by 46 votes

by nathan oster Myles Foley established himself as the frontrunner in the race for Greybull mayor, outpolling Bob Graham by 46 votes in Tuesday’s general election. Foley, owner of the Historic Hotel Greybull, received 304 votes, or 54 percent. Graham, the town’s current mayor, checked in with 258 votes, or

Johnson visits to promote One Book Wyo.

by barbara anne greene When Walt Longmire series author Craig Johnson of Ucross committed to a One Book Wyoming tour he told the State Library that he would do up to three stops per county. The State Library chose Johnson’s novella “The Spirit of Steamboat” for the One Book Wyoming

School adds new staffers, preps for new year

by nathan oster It’s back-to-school time in Big Horn County School District No. 3. Staff members who hadn’t already done so went back to work this week in preparation for the arrival of students on Tuesday, Aug. 19 — the first of 175 scheduled instruction days on the 2014-15 school calendar.

Three file for hospital board

by nathan oster Several candidates have already thrown their hats into the ring for the various special district board seats that will appear on the November general election ballot. As of 10 a.m. Tuesday morning, three people had filed for South Big Horn County Hospital District board: Sue Antley and

Mule Deer performance highlights HATS

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by marlys good The Hands Across the Saddle (HATS) fundraiser held Saturday evening garnered a thumbs-up from event-goers, and featured entertainer Gary Mule Deer got rave reviews as he kept the 200-plus attendees laughing and clapping for over an hour. “Attendance was down a bit, but the money was where