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“We’re staying conservative,” said Tony Mong, Cody area wildlife biologist for the Game and Fish. Very difficult winter conditions during 2016-17 and poor fawn ratios for the past four years have resulted in herd units west of Powell being … more
During its meeting earlier this month, the NWC Board of Trustees approved $240,000 worth of major maintenance funding for the project — allowing work on the third and final phase of the center’s renovation to begin once Phase II concludes this … more
As much as the animals themselves, she loves the intense competition. It all comes down to the last moment in a long project. “There’s no better feeling than shaking a judge’s hand for the win,” Scott said. “I get nervous but it’s … more
Korbyn’s flourishing garden features a variety of veggies and fruits, including tomatoes, kale, strawberries, peppers, spinach, raspberries, pumpkins, sunflowers, cucumbers and more. “Every year my garden gets bigger,” said Korbyn, who is a … more
Joseph — a magnificent stallion of colonial Spanish descent — followed his mares, keeping a wary eye on the horizon. They were being pursued. Bill Pickett, natural resources program manager for Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, was … more
Beginning this summer, Rohrer will lead the school as its principal. “He has demonstrated for the past six years at Powell Middle School that he makes a positive difference in that school every day,” said Jay Curtis, superintendent of Park … more
It identifies the climber as a pioneer: The first to accomplish and document a difficult route up a face of granite or a crag of mountain, where the risks and challenges often far outweigh even the most experienced climber’s patience and tenacity. … more
Diamond Wings Upland Game Birds informed Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials last week that the egg hunt is off for the 2018 season. Located a few miles west of Powell, it was the only company to apply and be certified to raise the grouse. … more
A recent survey showed 88 percent of community members and staff favored early-release Fridays. To have that much support for an initiative “is almost unheard of,” said Jay Curtis, superintendent of Park County School District No. 1. “To … more
The traffic on the private canal roads has been growing and so have the problems, said Randy Watts, manager of the Heart Mountain district. As of April 5, travel by automobiles and ATVs on the roads will be considered trespassing and violators … more
What if an armed teacher or custodian is having a really bad day and snaps? What if an active shooter opens fire in a school and it takes law enforcement several minutes to arrive? What if an angry student gets their hands on a teacher’s … more
The college’s board of trustees approved the rate increases at Monday’s monthly board meeting, held at NWC’s Cody Center. The proposal set new rates for residence halls, non-traditional student housing and meal plans. Inflation, operating and … more
In a March 5 filing, Williamson’s court-appointed attorney, Tim Blatt, wrote that “this matter now appears ready for a change of plea and sentencing hearing at the court’s earliest convenience.” District Court Judge Bill Simpson set the … more
The department is proposing a limit of 24 grizzlies, with up to 12 (10 males and two females) allowed to be taken in six hunt areas bordering Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks and an additional 12 in two areas away from the parks. The … more
County commissioners voted last week to make the space in front of the grandstands less of a racetrack and more of a multi-functional arena. “Our goal all along when we built the new building [Heart Mountain Hall] there [at the fairgrounds] was … more
The announcement might have inspired hope that a combination of technology and attention would eventually solve the decades-old issue of silt behind the dam. But recent watershed studies indicate it may be impossible to stop much of the sediment … more
The current price of admission at Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area is $5 — one of the best deals for outdoor recreation around, said Christy Fleming, chief of interpretation for the park. But Fleming would like to see it even more … more
The report, made official last week by the independent Higher Learning Commission, “is the culmination of a ton of work,” Hicswa said. “Working on accreditation, there are so many working pieces and parts that have to go into it. Not only … more
Initial survey results show the overwhelming majority of local educators and parents — 88 percent — support moving to a 4.5-day school week with early release on Friday afternoons. “Currently, under the schedule that we have, we lose a lot … more
While some final steps are still pending, leaders of the organization say they’re glad the case is generally over. “... The best part is that we get to move forward now positively and do some things that will just be better for the hospital, … more
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