This year’s local races for the state Legislature and Park County Commission are proving a little more expensive than yearshil past.
Campaign finance reports filed this week indicate that the unusual amount of competition for the state House and Senate has brought substantially more money into the races than recent years, while seven county commission candidates have already committed more money to the race than 12 candidates did in 2010.
While other athletes are still knocking off the rust in practices, Powell High School’s boys and girls golfers will be asked to hit the ground walking at a tournament that begins today (Thursday) in Riverton.
The two-day varsity-only affair at the Riverton Country Club comes just a few days after the start of practices.
A proposed new plan for the Shoshone National Forest would allow some new opportunities for riding off-highway vehicles in the forest, but such changes would be limited and could come only after further discussion.