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School district amends tobacco policy to prohibit all vaping devices
Vaping is not allowed in Powell schools, and an amended policy makes that even clearer. For years, Park County School District No. …
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Powell man re-arrested after alleged knife chase
A Powell man facing allegations that he strangled his girlfriend in June was re-arrested Monday after he allegedly chased a man with a …
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NWC student raises concerns about cuts to health services
In the wake of declining enrollment, Northwest College leaders had to make a number of budget cuts in June. No academic programs …
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NWC launches Registered Nurse Program in Cody
Beginning in the spring 2020 semester, Northwest College is launching a Registered Nurse (RN) Program at its Cody Center. A cohort …
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Could Park County take inmates from Riverton?
For years, Park County officials have explored the feasibility of housing inmates from Carbon County, Montana, at the county jail in …
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Amid some skepticism from commission, Park County Public Health buys new trailer
Thanks to a grant from the federal government — and a narrow vote of support from county commissioners — Park County …
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Lady Trappers drop final two home games
Like their counterparts on the men’s side, the Northwest College women’s soccer team needed a win over the weekend to have …
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PHS volleyball competes at conference duals
The Powell High School volleyball team was on the road over the weekend, competing in the 3A West Conference Duals in Lyman. The …
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Good Old Boys: Week 24, Oct. 15
The Good Old Boys golf league went into week 24 with a game of X-cept 18: One net score was used on holes one through nine, two net …
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NWC volleyball struggles on road
The Northwest College volleyball team endured its longest road trip of the season over the weekend, dropping straight-set matches to …
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Lady Panthers upset Lander in home dual
The Powell High School girls’ swimming and diving team bested the defending state 3A champions at the Powell Aquatic Center on …
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Panthers’ road woes continue at Cody
For the Powell High School football team, it was deja vu all over again. Against No. 1 Star Valley two weeks ago, the Panthers …
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Obituaries
Wesley Allen Eaton Wesley Allen Eaton, loved by many, passed away on Oct. 14, 2019, at the age of 40. Born on Aug. 30, 1979, he spent his childhood in Browning, Montana, on the Two Medicine River. After high school, …
John Joseph Kranz John Kranz was born to Pete and Mildred Kranz in Watertown, South Dakota, on Aug. 15, 1937. He joined brother Jim, and throughout the years, a sister Mary, brother Rich, and sister Judy. The …
Norma Rose Zierolf Norma Rose Zierolf better know as “Mama Z” of the Big Horn Basin, died at the age 85. The angels took her home to be with her Lord after many months of failing health on Thursday, Oct. 3, …
Virginia Jane Clark Virginia Jane (Armstrong) Clark, a resident of Powell Valley Care Center, died Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019. She was 93. Virginia was born in Seymour, Missouri, to parents Rachel and Noah Armstrong. She …
Earl Sears Condie Dr. Earl Sears Condie died peacefully at home in Springville on Oct. 12, 2019, at the age of 84. Funeral services will be provided by Wheeler Mortuary in Springville, Utah, on Oct. 18, with a …
Travel Guide — 2019 Check out our 2019 Travel Guide to Powell and the Greater Yellowstone Area.
Powell Real Estate Guide — 2019 Check out our 2019 Powell Area Real Estate Guide, featuring properties throughout the Powell Valley and the Big Horn Basin.
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