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$198,612 in Lottery Sales on First Day

The Wyoming Lottery Corporation on Monday reported $1,000 in sales per minute for the first hour of ticket sales on Sunday, Aug. 24. Between noon, when lottery sales opened, and midnight, there More »

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‘Destination DC’ one more time for Jensen

by marlys good The Capitol, Congress, White House, Library of Congress, Supreme Court, Arlington National Cemetery. The American History, Natural History and Air & Space museums. The Lincoln, Jefferson, Washington, Franklin D. More »

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Buffs open at NBH Invite

by marlys good The last two weeks have been hectic on the GHS volleyball court. With 34 girls vying for starting positions and playing time at both the varsity and junior varsity More »

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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 »

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