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Facing budget shortfalls, NWC bracing for layoffs
With falling enrollments and diminishing support from the state, Northwest College is facing a crunch as it plans its fiscal year 2020 …
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Clerk’s office considers closing rural polling locations in 2020
The Park County Clerk’s Office may reduce the number of polling places in next year’s elections. It would save taxpayer …
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Open water shootout
When Scott and Bob Soliday walked up to weigh-in their second day catch, all eyes went straight to the fat belly of a giant on their …
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Alleging repeated abuse of girlfriend, police seek man’s arrest
When police responded to a report of a domestic dispute on North Hamilton Street last month, it was the couple’s 4- and …
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City approves $80K in special budget requests
The Powell City Council approved 10 special funding requests for the fiscal year 2019-2020 budget, totaling more than $80,000. At a …
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Yellowstone National Park's East Gate opens for season
Employees were ready for the rush of visitors through the East Entrance at Yellowstone National Park, but Mother Nature doesn’t …
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Local Sports
PHS girls take second, boys third at state track
As a team and as individuals, Powell's track and field athletes collected a number of medals at this weekend's Class 3A state track …
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Panthers come up short in 3A title game, take second
The Powell High School boys’ soccer team spent much of the season proving to naysayers that their status as one of the top teams in …
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With one day to go, PHS tracksters have won three titles at state
The first two days of the Class 3A State Track and Field Championships are in the books, with the Powell High School teams making …
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Panther soccer team advances to championship game
For the first time in school history, the Powell High School boys soccer team will play for a state title. On Friday, the Panthers …
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PHS track teams take talent, depth to Casper
The Powell High School track and field teams are taking a ton of talent to Casper for the 3A State Track Meet, starting today …
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Records fall at middle school Best of the Best
Conditions may have been dreary, but the performances were not, as Powell Middle School’s finest track and field athletes …
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Susan Ann Marie Cowles Susan (Susie) Ann Marie Cowles (Montoya) was born April 23, 1948, to Emiliano and Celza (Sally) Montoya in Powell. She was the oldest of three children. Susie was loving and caring to her little …
Geraldean Hess Bessler Geraldean Hess Bessler, 88, passed away Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, in Rexburg, Idaho, at The Homestead Assisted Living Center where she resided since July 2016. Gerry was born April 24, 1930, in Idaho …
Arden ‘Art’ Gene Fabricius Arden ‘Art’ Gene Fabricius Our dad would like to let you know that his work here is done. With great courage, he gave the final gift to his family and chose to go home to his Savior. …
Vesa Adams Cozzens Vesa Adams Cozzens, 86, of Des Moines, Iowa, died at home on May 10, 2019. She was born in Riverside, Idaho, on April 2, 1933, the sixth of 10 children of Maurice William Adams and Ellen Melissa …
Elsie M. Nelson  A memorial service for Elsie Nelson will be Monday, June 3, at 11 a.m. at Hope Lutheran Church in Powell.
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