IN OUR OPINION
Editorial:

No, you can’t shoot down drones

Earlier this year a New York man allegedly took out his shotgun and fired upon a drone flying over his house. The drone owners followed the drone to its last recorded GPS location. That led them to …
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Think twice before posting online The internet has opened up the opportunity for anyone, anywhere to share their opinion about anything. In many ways, that’s been a good thing. The internet and other technologies have made …
Recent DUIs a ‘sobering’ reminder to think before you drink and drive A cold, wet spring has finally given way to what we in Park County hope will be a summer full of fond memories, good weather and quality time spent with family and friends. With all the fun to be …
Preserving the history of Yellowstone If you ask a local resident to identify some of the animals or geysers in Yellowstone National Park, you’ll likely get an extensive list. The same is true with names of various valleys, rivers …
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Help save a life: Drive with care People are dying at an alarming rate on Wyoming’s roads and highways. In a “normal” year, three dozen people have died in crashes by late May, which is a staggering loss. But so …
Columns
What we can learn from Arabic numbers I had a good laugh over something I read in the news recently. At least I did until I realized what the item says about Americans, and I decided it wasn’t so funny after all. The item was …
True courage Courage is something we often wish we possessed more of. Sometimes, when you least expect it, God brings circumstances into your life to inspire you to be courageous for him. It was a Friday …
The tech support scam explained Fraud against those age 50 and over is a massive problem, especially schemes that use the internet. One common internet fraud is a technical-support scheme. In these schemes, a criminal convinces …
Economic inequality in the Equality State June 10, 2019 was Wyoming’s Equal Pay Day. Equal Pay Day marks the date symbolizing how far into the year women must work in order to earn what men earned in the previous year. The day is …
Heart Mountain Camp — To the End Perhaps it was the shared experience of living through the blizzard of ’49 together that turned the camp from ... well a camp, as in a temporary way-station ... into a community.
Letters to the Editor
We are cracked, but loved
Dear Editor: The month of May was dedicated to our Mother Mary with special attention given to her apparitions at Fatima, Portugal. …
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