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ER overhaul: Planned renovation to provide more privacy, security at Powell hospital
June Minchow, director of emergency and critical care services at Powell Valley Healthcare, is exuberant as she points out plans for …
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Powell farm again shelves plans to raise grouse
With the effort still proving too pricey, a Powell game bird farm has again shelved its plans to raise sage grouse. Over the past …
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Feds propose delisting wolves nationwide
On Friday, President Donald Trump’s administration published its intent to remove Endangered Species Act protections for gray …
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Northwest College acing retention and completion rates
A series of efforts on the part of Northwest College leaders appear to be helping to keep students enrolled and working toward the …
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Meth bust nets nearly 45 years of prison time for five defendants
In 2015, federal authorities agreed that William “Bill” Lee’s days of dealing and using methamphetamine appeared to …
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Shorter, more limited mule deer hunts proposed
Seeking to protect migrating mule deer herds, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department is proposing some new restrictions for the 2019 …
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Local Sports
Two Lady Trappers to continue volleyball careers
Two members of the 2018 Northwest College volleyball team will take their talents to the next level, signing letters of intent to play …
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Three Cub wrestlers qualify for WAWA State Championships
Three members of the Powell Middle School wrestling team will have the opportunity to compete against the best in the nation next …
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Impressive field for Lone Wolf Taekwondo Championships
Calling it “one of the best tournaments in all of its 26 years,” instructor Chris Ivanoff of Lone Wolf Martial Arts in …
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Panthers corral Buffalo Bison 3-0
Led by a pair of goals from freshman Hawkin Sweeney and a goal from sophomore Sam Bauer, the Powell High School boys’ soccer …
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Lady Panthers battle Buffalo to 2-2 draw
As one of the few teams in Wyoming able to play an actual game last weekend, the Powell High School girls’ soccer team opened …
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Longtime coach calls it a career
As he made his way through the crowd of well-wishers at the 3A State Basketball Tournament on Saturday, Powell High School …
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Obituaries
Patricia Ann McKeever Patricia (Patsy) Ann McKeever, 80, of Billings, passed away at home after a long battle with diabetes and complications. She was born in Miles City, Montana, on Jan. 29, 1939, to John and Neomi …
Trista Marie Flores Trista Marie Flores White, 34, passed away March 19, 2019, at Powell Valley Healthcare in Powell. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, March 26 at 1 p.m., at The Church of Jesus Christ of …
Esperanza Flores Heaven gained yet another angel, our mom. Esperanza Flores, 76, passed on to Heaven on March 13, 2019. Her wishes were to be in her home surrounded by her children and her loved ones. Her wishes were …
Bernard D. Robson Bernard Dick Robson left this earth to begin his new life with his Creator on March 12, 2019, in Powell. He was 78. Bernard was born on March 2, 1941, in Roundup, Montana, to Edwin H. Robson and …
Santos ‘Grace’ Graciela Ramos Carrizales Grace Carrizales, 83, passed away peacefully on March 11, 2019, at the special care unit at the Long-Term Care Center in Cody. Grace passed on to be with the love of her life, her husband, Felix …
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    • The road to the great beyond

      You think a horse spooking away from a rattlesnake is skittish? Try talking to your mother or daughter, your son or father about their …

    • Whose side is God on?

      Big changes came to the world a century ago. With the end of World War I, the German Empire — a collection of Germanic principalities …

    • Remembering Ruby

      It’s fitting that I first met Ruby Hopkin through recipes. After I moved back to Powell in 2008, Ruby would send recipes to me for …

    • Travel: That new normal

      Living in Park County once meant ... well, living in Park County. We had our homes here, our employment here, our schools, recreation and …