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Month: March 2023

Prosecution defends deputies’ drug search 

PINEDALE (WNE) — In response to a public defender’s motion that deputies illegally searched the home of Tanner C. Moceika, of LaBarge, before he was charged with felony possession of meth, the state replied the Feb. 20, 2022, warrantless search…

Independent Obituaries: March 1, 2023

The following obituaries appeared in the March 1, 2023 edition of the Star Valley Independent. For more area obituaries, please visit Schwab Mortuary. For more resources including headstones, please visit the Star Valley Historical Society.   Izibelle Taylor Sevigny of Alpine Wyoming…

Snowfall totals reported for Monday-Tuesday storm

A winter storm brought snow and wind to western Wyoming, February 27-28. Highest snowfall amounts were observed in the western valleys and mountains. Strong and gusty winds impacted roads from Sweetwater County to Natrona County, including South Pass. A notable…


March 1: Jessica Groll, SLHD Occupational Therapist

Free07 Pinewood Derby races event to help local nonprofit organizations

Free07 is organizing a Pinewood Derby racing event and the proceeds will go to Tristan Smith who will then use the money to give to local nonprofit organizations. The event will take place at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds at 4…

Legislative Update: 67th Wyoming session in its final days

◆ From the Desk of Senator Dockstader. The 67th Legislative General Session of the Wyoming Legislature has a few days left. Because we were able to finish the budget in record time, the Senate will be through most of its…