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Ex-teacher may have probation revoked on sex offense charge
A former Douglas elementary school teacher who committed a sex crime by sleeping with a 17-year-old boy has repeatedly violated the …
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Marijuana found in city planters
City of Powell workers recently discovered a different kind of “weed” sprouting up in a couple of city planters: marijuana …
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Wetzel seeks election as mayor in his own right
John Wetzel had served on the Powell City Council for more than 10 years when the death of Don Hillman led to Wetzel’s …
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Miller mounts challenge for Powell mayor’s seat
Ryan Miller is a relative newcomer to the political arena, but he believes that he has what’s needed to be the next mayor of …
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Clean sweep: Council approves lease of new street sweeper
With the City of Powell’s current street sweeper sidelined for an extended period of time, if not permanently, after a recent …
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Local Sports
Powell All-Stars go 4-0 at Riverton tourney
With the state tournament looming on the horizon, the Powell Major League All-Stars are proving to be a team to keep an eye on, …
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Rec de Plaza 5K Run attracts diverse field
This year’s Rec de Plaza 5K Run/Walk fit in nicely with the Alumni Weekend, with 28 runners competing in six different age …
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Pioneers extend win streak
In the first meeting between the Powell Pioneers and Casper earlier this season, the Drillers capitalized on the curse of the …
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Heart Mountain United teams shine at state
The Heart Mountain United soccer teams wrapped up their 2018 spring season over the Memorial Day weekend, with strong finishes at the …
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Twenty teams compete in 2018 Panther Open
The 2018 Panther Open was one for the books, with 20 teams of Powell High School Alumni battling for bragging rights at Powell Golf …
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NWC searching for new men’s soccer coach
Just four weeks from the start of official practice, the Northwest College men’s soccer program is in search of its second head …
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Travel Guide — 2018 Check out our 2018 Travel Guide to Powell and the Greater Yellowstone Area.
Restaurant Guide — 2018 Check out our 2018 Restaurant Guide.
Powell Real Estate Guide — 2018 Check out our 2018 Powell Area Real Estate Guide, featuring properties throughout the Powell Valley and the Big Horn Basin.
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Obituaries
Gerald Everet (Mike) Talbott Gerald Everet “Mike” Talbott passed away on July 1, 2018, at the age of 84. Mike was born in Basin to Ed and Inez Talbott on Oct. 31, 1933. He spent most of his early life in Elk …
Dora (Berryman) Holcomb Dora (Berryman) Holcomb passed away peacefully on April 18, 2018, in Loveland, Colorado. She had lived in Colorado since 1963, but she was born in Powell and remained connected to friends and …
William Martin (Billy) Winters William Martin (Billy) Winters died Sunday, July 8, 2018. A Celebration of Life will take place on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 from 4-6 p.m. at The Commons, located at 135 North Bent Street in Powell. …
Diane Eleanor Halstead Diane Eleanor Halstead was a loving wife, dedicated mother, cherished friend, and talented artisan, who passed away at the age of 75 on Friday, July 6, 2018. Diane and her older brother Jerry were …
Doris E. Gernant Doris Gernant, age 95, went to her eternal home on July 8, 2018. She passed away at Powell Valley Care Center, where she had lived the past several months. Doris was born Feb. 23, 1923, in Garner, …
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