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CJ Baker

Park County officials are looking for some volunteers to help ensure the show goes on at the 2015 fair.

A number of new superintendents are needed, and there are three vacancies on the county fair board.

Relaxed rules for winter visits to Yellowstone National Park proved something of a boon for the park’s eastern gate.

County fair director let go ahead of schedule

The Park County Fair recently got a new leader and now, it’s getting a mostly brand-new board, too.

rural Powell man is facing two counts of aggravated assault in connection with allegations that he severely battered his wife one night last month.

Several animals — including three dogs — have died, apparently after consuming poison near the Timber Creek Trailhead southwest of Meeteetse.

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department and other law enforcement agencies are investigating the deaths, Cody Region Wildlife Supervisor Alan Osterland said Monday.

woman who led police on a high-speed chase in August 2013 while wanted on dozens of charges in Utah and Wyoming received a four- to six-year prison sentence for her Park County crimes last week.

CODY — As they picked a new roster of leaders on Saturday morning, many top Park County Republicans agreed they need to move past their differences and unite.

CODY – Charges were filed Thursday against three suspects in connection with the murder of Juan Antonio Guerra-Torres, whose decapitated body was found on Jan. 9, 2014, on Little Sand Coulee Road in Badger Basin.

The Park County Sheriff's Office said all three were in custody for alleged roles in Guerra-Torres's murder: John Louis Marquez, 51, Sandra Garcia, 27 -- a former Powell resident who was reportedly Guerra-Torres' girlfriend at the time of his murder and the mother of his children -- and Pedro Garcia Jr., a 28-year-old former Powell resident and Sandra Garcia's brother.

The Powell High School junior varsity girls basketball team recently wrapped up a successful 15-4 campaign.

CODY — Prepare to say goodbye to the Park County fair director and hello to the Park County events coordinator.

On Tuesday, Park County commissioners announced and formalized their hire of Echo Renner, a Meeteetse businesswoman and rancher, as the county’s first events coordinator.

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