Powell, WY


Humidity: 29%

Wind: 7 mph


With Cody Hall closed this year due to problems with moisture and mold, Northwest College leaders are taking a serious look at options for the residence hall — and at their overall housing strategy for the campus.

In nearly every subject and grade, Powell students scored above the state average in this year’s standardized tests.

The cutthroat trout conservation team at Yellowstone National Park expects to break a record this year, ridding Yellowstone Lake of more than 360,000 lake trout. The high mark was set last year, with 358,000 removed from the lake.

For most of his adult life, Calvin Sanders has been a champion of youth athletics in the Big Horn Basin, as a coach and as a longtime umpire for Little League Baseball.

A day in the life of a red shirt

By the time the rising sun illuminated the changing trees in the Greybull River Valley, Scott Werbelow was already on the job. It looked to be a busy day at the office. Werbelow’s office — the entirety of the Big Horn Basin — has one heck of a view.

Couple appeals county’s approval of group home

Saying they’ve been “irreparably harmed,” a couple is going to court to challenge a decision that would allow a group home to be constructed near their house in rural Powell.

At a time when common ground is hard to find on a football field, much less in Washington, a panel of Wyomingites tackled some of the toughest issues facing America at a Sunday forum.

A community meeting to address Powell’s need for more affordable housing may have generated more questions than answers, as local rental property owners voiced their concerns over a proposed apartment project that would be subsidized with tax credits.

State may give bigger loan to Cody Labs

Cody Laboratories, approved for an $11 million low-interest loan from the State of Wyoming last year, may be allowed to borrow $23 million instead.

Facebook causes headache for photographer

Company gives no explanation for suspending Greg Wise’s account

Greg Wise didn’t know what to do with himself last week: He was in Facebook jail.

Page 11 of 279


Get all the latest Powell news by subscribing to the Powell Tribune today!

Click here to find out more!


Our paper can be delivered right to your e-mail inbox with a subscription to the Powell Tribune!

Find out more here!

Stay Connected

Keep up with Powell news by liking us on Facebook or following us on Twitter.

Go to top