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A Powell woman will not get any part of the $2.5 million she sought after being hit with a trash can mounted on a skid steer loader at the 2009 Park County Fair.

Powell man’s life saved by quick actions of wife, police and medics

After getting married three decades ago, Jim Jarrett — then a volunteer fireman — insisted his wife Dawn also take a course in emergency medical care.

A 51-year-old man has been sentenced to eight-and-a-half to 12 years in prison for raping a Powell woman in 2012.

A December 2012 crime spree that culminated in two Powell residents being robbed at gunpoint has resulted in 13 felony convictions and more than 22 years of prison time as well as jail time and fines for the four individuals involved in the crime.

On the heels of receiving $500,000 from the state of Wyoming for a new building at the Park County Fairgrounds, commissioners are asking the state for another $500,000.

February 11, 2014 9:28 am

Cowley legislator wants beer tax hike

Local lawmakers oppose Medicaid expansion 

Wyoming is subsidizing its beer drinkers, and it’s time to stop, a local lawmaker says.

February 11, 2014 8:47 am

PHS wins in three-for-all

Hot outside shooting keys Lady Panther wins

Deadly shooting from behind the 3-point line helped the Powell High School girls’ basketball team pull away from Star Valley (43-26) and Jackson (67-35) on Friday and Saturday.

Seeing the issue as now moot, Park County commissioners have dropped their appeal of a state decision that allows a Big Horn County landfill to accept trash from the city of Powell.

After picking up two decisive wins over the weekend, the Powell High School girls basketball team finds itself at the head of Class 3A West.

Powell Valley Healthcare attorney blasts ‘con man extraordinaire’

Embezzling nearly $1.7 million from hospitals in Powell and Indiana — and other deceptions along the way — netted Paul Cardwell a 10-year federal prison sentence on Monday.