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“My heart was fine; everything was fine,” Kost said. “The bottom line in my mind was — it was just a good way for the good Lord to say, ‘What way do you want to go the rest of your life?’” Kost was 62 years old at the time and … more
Echo Renner submitted her resignation on Thursday, Dec. 8, effective immediately. In the wake of her departure, some county officials voiced concerns with Renner’s performance, while Renner said she’d been set up for failure. Renner had … more
On Monday, the Powell City Council will have a final vote on City Ordinance No. 7, which calls for an 8 percent increase in electric rates that would begin with January 2017’s billing cycle. Councilmen have approved the proposal on two earlier … more
The 17-year-old grew up dancing with the Rocky Mountain Dance Theatre in Cody and aspired to perform in a lead role someday. “That has been my biggest goal as a dancer,” said Jones, who is a senior at Powell High School. “I am lucky to have … more
Defuentes, of Oregon, says he doesn’t remember what happened and authorities say they don’t know what went wrong. “(The) investigation revealed … no explanation whatsoever for the defendant’s truck entering the bikers’ lane of travel. … more
“We’re so excited to receive this grant,” said Cindy Ibarra, executive director of the manor. “It means so much for the completion of our electrical generator and elevator upgrades. These are critical to the safety of our seniors living in … more
Fall enrollment at the University of Wyoming this fall stood at 12,366 students on the 15th day of classes, the day it became official. That is down slightly from 12,619 students in fall 2015, UW President Laurie Nichols told about 90 people … more
The other man in the plane, Miles Hausner, 56, of Worland survived the crash and is being treated in a Billings hospital, according to The Associated Press. The crash occurred  in a remote area southwest of the Wardel Reservoir area, Big Horn … more
“It’s definitely a safety hazard with people stepping out of their cars with oncoming traffic,” said Powell Police Chief Roy Eckerdt. On Monday, the Powell City Council moved forward with a measure to create a no parking zone on Coulter … more
District leaders met with various government agencies — including the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality — on Thursday, Dec. 1 in Casper. The agencies met to find solutions to a buildup of silt behind the dam, some of which washed … more
On a 3-2 vote on Tuesday, the Park County Commission decided to contribute to a roughly $110,000 fundraising campaign to add a “war dog” memorial to the State of Wyoming Veterans Memorial Park, located along the Greybull Highway. “It’s a … more
The crews were electro-fishing a couple miles downstream of the dam, delivering a light electrical jolt in the water to temporarily stun the fish and ease their capture with a net. Jason Burckhardt, Game and Fish fisheries biologist, said they … more
Figures compiled by the Powell Police Department and presented to the Powell City Council last month show there were 334 calls for service at the city’s 20 establishments from November 2015 to November 2016 — a roughly 45 percent drop from the … more
Hillman, who is undergoing treatment for liver cancer, was easily re-elected to his second term Nov. 8. He has acknowledged publicly that he is battling cancer, but has said he feels he can continue to carry out his mayoral … more
Park County Commissioner Lee Livingston said he’s received a lot of calls from people who enjoyed access to Heart Mountain via the canal road for years, but now are precluded. Livingston said he hopes to work with the irrigation district to … more
The Powell City Council recently voted to apply for a $435,400 Community Readiness Grant through the Wyoming Business Council to build a 3,000-square-foot light industrial manufacturing facility at the city-owned airport north of Powell. The plan … more
Bob Thomas, with the aid of his metal detector, found a Powell High School Class of 1968 ring some time ago. After many years forgotten in a box, his wife Patricia Thomas rediscovered the ring while sorting through some of the couple’s … more
At the Windsor Energy, LLC. compressor station, a building that housed the natural-gas-fired boiler to heat crude oil exploded, said Clark firefighter Dave Hoffert, who also served as the incident commander. The only explanation is a natural gas … more
“It was really neat,” said Sharon Earhart, who chaired the Santa’s Workshop event Friday for the Powell Rotary Club. “Santa was to arrive at 10 a..m. in the city parking lot on Clark Street, and he came in a little early, so the helicopter … more
“I actually see us complementing each other,” said Arleen Campeau, vice president of patient care at Powell Valley Healthcare. “There may, in time, be more competition, but right now, we’re working together, complementing each … more
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