Weekly Poll

What is the best part of the Park County Fair?



Tessa Schweigert

Powell Valley Recycling provides a list of what can be recycled

On Christmas morning, after all the presents are unwrapped, piles of wrapping paper, boxes, tissue paper, bubble wrap and cards remain.

December 17, 2013 8:31 am

‘I’m reporting for Pluto’

Students track down ‘lost’ space ship via online communication

Susan Thomas loves to tell stories about students whose lives are changed.

Bundle up, cue the Christmas music and bring your holiday cheer: It’s time for Country Christmas in Powell. Entertainment, food, a gift expo and live nativity will take place downtown Saturday, while the annual Christmas Tour of Homes gets underway Sunday afternoon.

Shopping small can make a big impact.

November 21, 2013 8:29 am

People show their heart for holidays

Thanksgiving dinner set for Nov. 28 at fairgrounds

On a late October evening when kids start knocking on your door, you may think they want candy.

As America picks up the pieces from a 16-day partial government shutdown that cost an estimated $24 billion and accomplished nothing, many of us wonder: Where is our nation headed now?


October 17, 2013 7:36 am

Common Core controversy

While many Republicans oppose standards, State Board of Education stands firm


School apologizes, seeks to set procedure for student memorials