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September 30, 2014 8:02 am

Panthers roar back 31-10

Written by Joe Alberico

PHS quarterback Carter Baxter fuels big offensive night  

GREEN RIVER — After his Homecoming week ended in heartbreak seven days earlier, it was fitting that Powell High School quarterback Carter Baxter wore the biggest smile on Friday night.

He earned it.

September 30, 2014 8:02 am

‘Pretty amazing’

Written by Tom Lawrence

Powell couple separated after boat accident, survive daunting night 

Larry and Gloria Hedderman both feared they would never see each other alive again.

The Powell couple spent several hours Friday night and most of Saturday apart after a boating accident near the Horseshoe Bend Marina in Big Horn County. Gloria went into the water when their boat capsized in a sudden windstorm, and Larry had to scale the rocky cliffs nearby to find a perch for the night.

Trappers still battling setting woes, says Pohlman   

Just enough isn’t enough for Shaun Pohlman.

Although the newly ranked No. 20 Northwest College volleyball team swept Rocky Mountain College’s visiting JV team in a make-up match Tuesday at Cabre Gym, a 25-14, 25-18, 25-17 victory, the Trappers’ coach is looking for more decisive efforts.

September 25, 2014 7:55 am

Wolves protected again

Written by Gib Mathers

Officials, hunters unhappy with wolf decision 

Hunters sighting in their rifles for the upcoming wolf hunting season in the trophy zone or anytime in the predator zone can lower their aim after a federal judge placed Wyoming wolves back under federal protections Tuesday.

“Don’t be hunting right now because they’re on federal protection,” said Jeff Obrecht, Game and Fish information officer in Cheyenne. “It’s not news that is welcomed. We’re disappointed and we hope legally we can get resolution that benefits the state of Wyoming.”