Growing feed business gets a permanent home
Even when you have a catchy name like Funny Farm Feeds, it’s hard to get your name out there in the feed business, says Ronnie …
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Farming with precision
The technology is decades old, but it’s hard not to marvel at some of the ways GPS is being used today. Besides giving people …
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Unraveling the mystery of a pestilence affecting cattle
Two cows. Same University of Wyoming McGuire Ranch pasture northeast of Laramie near Sybille Canyon. One cow has 383 horn flies …
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Applications accepted for Wyoming meat processing expansion grant
The Wyoming Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for the Wyoming Meat Processing Expansion Grant Program. Gov. …
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Labor Day storm: Snow, cold effects on plants will also be seen next spring, says horticulture specialist
This month’s dramatic polar plunge not only pummeled plants now, but residents can expect damage and dieback next spring, …
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UW Extension publication offers Big Horn Basin crop budgets
Big Horn Basin crop budgets for irrigated alfalfa, barley, corn and sugar beets are now available in a publication from the University …
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Insurance team investigating cause of school bus barn fire
An insurance team is investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed five school buses and significantly damaged the Powell school …
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Powell schools see surge in students with special needs
Powell’s new school year brought a wave of new students, especially those needing special education services. The district …
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State biologists, working group attack problems at Newton Lakes
Stress levels over East and West Newton lakes have fallen with each inch that the water has receded. Fingers are crossed the soggy …
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At Homecoming game, Panthers fall in low-scoring battle to Cody
In the Panthers’ first three games, their defensive prowess stood out; the Powell High School football team entered Homecoming …
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PHS Social distancing: Cross country smokes competition in Lovell
In a time where standing 6 feet from others is widely encouraged, the Powell High School cross country team is doing its part in …
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Panther swim wins again at Cody Dual
Powell girls’ swimming extended its undefeated season on Tuesday, winning a varsity dual held at the Cody Rec Center. The …
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Panther tennis teams compete at regionals
The Powell High School tennis team played its first postseason event over the weekend, with north regional matches held in Cody and …
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Tournament raises more than $10,000 for police
The first-ever Back the Blue golf tournament raised a hefty sum for local police officers, troopers and deputies. “Thanks to …
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PHS volleyball falls to Cody
After weekend matches against Lander and Worland, the Powell High School volleyball team returned to the court on Tuesday evening for …
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Lottie Nicholson It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Lottie Nicholson, of Casper, Wyoming. She was born in Kelheim, Germany, and passed away on Sept. 19, 2020, at the age of 89. She is survived by …
F ‘Jerry’ Keller F “Jerry” Keller  passed on Aug. 28, 2020, at age 85. He was born on June 19, 1935, in Powell, to Fred and Blanche Keller. Jerry was the youngest of four children, Beverly (Gibson), …
Calvin William Jewell On Sept. 9, 1937, Calvin William Jewell was the second of three sons born to Fleeta Hatch and James William Jewell in Colonia Dublan, Chihuahua, Mexico. He spent his childhood in the Mormon colonies …
Lynn Marie Paulsen Lynn Marie Glover Paulsen, of Powell, passed away at Spirit Mountain Hospice on Sept. 21, 2020. Lynn was born on Jan. 29, 1948, in Lead, South Dakota, to Lowell and Bonnie Glover. After graduating …
Anna E. Nielsen Anna E. Nielsen, 95, died peacefully at the Powell Valley Care Center on Sept. 15, 2020. Anna was born in Humansville, Missouri, on July 10, 1925, to Mary (Pennington) Oldham and Norm Oldham. …
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