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Don Cogger

Going into the state tournament earlier this month, the Park County girls’ hockey team knew they had a target on their backs.

Repairs to Cody, Ashley Halls taken into consideration

Starting this fall, the price of on-campus housing and meals at Northwest College is going up.

For the first time in over 40 years, the State of Wyoming plans to offer a grizzly hunt in 2018, with a 24-bear limit on the animals roaming outside of the national parks in the northwest portion of the state.

After a tough loss against Douglas in the 3A State Tournament semi-finals on Friday, the Powell High School girls’ basketball team rebounded nicely on Saturday, knocking off Star Valley 40-34 to take third place in Casper. 

Despite a spirited second half comeback, the Lady Trappers’ hopes for a Region IX title were not to be as Western Nebraska Community College held on for a 67-62 win in the Region IX semifinals Friday night at Casper College.

For the first 30 minutes of Saturday’s Region IX play-in game against Central Wyoming, the Northwest College men’s basketball team did everything it needed to win.

On his first official Friday as Northwest College women’s soccer coach, Bobby Peters decided to get a feel for his new school by attending the Region IX-North women’s basketball play-in game at Cabre Gym.

Accreditation team gives NWC best evaluation in more than three decades

Comparing it to “winning a gold medal at the Olympics,” Northwest College President Stefani Hicswa said a recent accreditation report gave the college its highest marks since 1984.

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.” 

After an off-season of hard work, Lady Trappers sophomore Mattie Creager was poised to expand her role on the team after playing sparingly her freshman year. The Weston, Idaho, native impressed head coach Janis Beal with her work ethic over the summer, and Beal was excited to see how Creager would progress.

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