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Month: January 2020

Wyoming ranks #16 on list of educated states

  According to WalletHub, Wyoming ranks #16 out of the 50 states in regards to the education of their citizens. WalletHub examined the key factors of a well-educated population: educational attainment, school quality and achievement gaps between genders and races….

Latest estimates show drop in state revenue

◆ Report shows lawmakers should have enough to fund governor’s proposed budget if they choose to. By Tom Coulter Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via- Wyoming News Exchange Although the latest projections show a slight drop in state revenue for the current…

KICK IT OR KEEP IT: “Oh Yeah!” by Green Day

Rock legends Green Day are set to released a new album in February titled Father of All…  The group released one of the songs from the album this past Friday, January 17.  That song is this week’s Kick It or Keep…

(Video) – Star Valley Basketball @ Mountain View

The SVHS basketball teams will be on the road this Saturday as they travel to Uinta County to take on the Buffaloes. Join the SVI crew as they bring you the action from the road.

Cheney won’t run for U.S. Senate

By Nick Reynolds Casper Star-Tribune Via- Wyoming News Exchange CASPER — Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney announced Thursday she will not be making a bid for the U.S. Senate, initiating a reelection campaign some predict could one day lead to her…

Independent Obituaries: January 15, 2020

The following obituaries appeared in the January 15, 2020 edition of the Star Valley Independent. For more area obituaries, visit Schwab Mortuary.   William Byron Titensor passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family in the early morning hours of…

Education Spotlight: Roger Warner knows that each student is unique

◆ Warner is a fourth grade teacher in Cokeville. Roger Warner, who has taught 4th grade at Cokeville Elementary for 27 years, chose to decline an offer to teach in Utah and teach instead for LCSD2 after a cousin referred…

Health topics: Wyoming homes need to be tested for Radon

◆ January is National Radon Action Month. Provided by the Wyoming Department of Health The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is reminding Wyoming families to test homes for radon to see if a potentially dangerous health risk exists. Radon is…

(Video) Star Valley basketball hosts Lyman

*Photos courtesy of Aaron C. Jenkins What was once a Southwest District rivalry is now a non-conference, inter-class match up prior to league play as the Lyman High School basketball teams make their way to Afton for a Friday night…

(Video) Pinedale High School at Kemmerer

*Photos courtesy of Banister Photography The Pinedale High School basketball teams will make the short trek to Kemmerer to face off against the Rangers on Friday. Up first will be the 3A Lady Wranglers (4-7) and the 2A Lady Rangers…