Camping will take a little more advanced planning this year
As outdoor recreation exploded in popularity in the past year, many state and federal campsites in the area were at full capacity, …
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Robo Rumble draws teams from all over Wyoming, Montana
Powell High School hosted a live Robo Rumble Saturday at the new agricultural building. Fifteen teams from across Wyoming and Montana …
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COVID-19 cases steady, vaccine eligibility expanded
Park County continues to see a steady number of cases of COVID-19. As of Wednesday afternoon, the Wyoming Department of Health …
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Virtual Mardi Gras a success for medical foundation
This year’s Mardi Gras event for the Powell Medical Foundation pulled in an estimated $11,400, including nearly $1,000 in cash …
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District addresses entrance, graduation requirements
Park County School District 1 trustees have reviewed an updated policy outlining the age requirement for entering kindergarten or …
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Three Powell students receive prestigious scholarship to UW
A trio of Powell High School seniors have been selected to receive the 2021 Trustees’ Scholars Award, the University of …
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Woman sues school district for 2018 crash
A Powell woman is suing Park County School District 1 over a 2018 crash, in which her truck was hit by a district school bus. In a …
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PHS reunion keeps the streak alive
The pandemic-limited reunion of 2020 was missing some of the trappings, but Powell High School Alumni Association planners are already …
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‘Pop-up Pantry’ to distribute food in Cody on Tuesday
In an effort to get as much fresh produce and milk out to Wyoming households experiencing food insecurity, Wyoming Food Bank of the …
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NWC opens region IX with split
When the Northwest College women’s basketball team took its first possession last week, something was different about the …
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Trappers lose back-to-back games to start region play
Last week’s Northwest College men’s basketball games weren’t the start to Region IX play head coach Jay Collins …
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Northwest Trapper wrestlers ‘improve focus’ in dual wins
After a couple of disappointing duals to begin the 2021 season, Northwest College wrestling made strides at its most recent …
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NWC volleyball ‘more consistent’ in loss to CWC
The Northwest College volleyball team has opened its Region IX schedule with three straight losses, falling on the road to Central …
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Panthers finish seventh at state
After a season of continuous growth, Powell High School wrestling’s final outing of the 2020-21 season was …
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Powell upends Lovell, falls to Lander
The final weekend of the regular season did not start on the right foot for the Powell High School basketball team. Playing against …
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Obituaries
Bruce Gould Bruce Gould lost his battle of almost five months with COVID-19 and the damage it did to his organs, on Feb. 4, 2021, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bruce was the son of Lloyd and P. Elizabeth Scott Gould …
Rosemary Reno Rosemary (Varney) Reno passed away peacefully at Spirit Mountain Hospice House, in Cody, on Feb. 24, 2021. She was 87. She was born in Chillicothe, Ohio, on Jan. 15, 1934, to James Cullen and Mary …
Mary Elizabeth (Nunley) Baugher Mary Elizabeth (Nunley) Baugher died unexpectedly on Feb. 23, 2021. She will be grieved and missed by her family, loved ones and friends for the rest of their time. She will not be forgotten. She …
Daniel Roy DeLeon Daniel ‘Dan’ Roy DeLeon, 60, passed away at his home on Feb. 20, 2021. Dan, the son of Daniel and Mary Padilla DeLeon Jr., was born on Jan. 12, 1961, in Powell. He attended school in …
Paul James Decker, Jr.  Paul James (Jim) Decker, Jr. passed away Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021, after an extended battle with progressive supranuclear ophthalmoplegia. Jim was 82. Jim was born Sept. 29, 1938, in Powell, to Paul …
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