SVI-NEWS

Your Source For Local and Regional News

Slider

Slider

Julie Dockstader Heaps

Star Valley Half Marathon held virtually

◆ Participants choose their route and upload race times. On Saturday, July 11, the runners and walkers were out as usual for the Star Valley Half Marathon. Only this time, they were doing one of four distances – the usual…

2020 SV Half Marathon goes virtual

◆ Register for and report your race this week.   Family. That’s what it’s all about. Whether it’s your husband, child, grandchild, niece or nephew. Whether they’re here with you cheering from the sidelines – or you’re running to remember…

Virtual registration starts Monday for SV half marathon, other races

Family. That’s what it’s all about. Whether it’s your husband, child, grandchild, niece or nephew. Whether they’re here with you cheering from the sidelines – or you’re running to remember them. That’s what the Star Valley Half Marathon is all…

Star Valley Half Marathon gets innovative in COVID-19 summer

————– ◆ Virtual race generating some serious buzz. What do you get when Ragnar Nation takes the Star Valley Half Marathon under its wings? You get three new distances to virtually choose from on top of the already well-known half…

Cokeville centenarian lives legacy of self reliance

◆ Some three generations of 4-H students learned under tutelage of Elvina Thornock. Can’t or shouldn’t aren’t much in Elvina Thornock’s vocabulary. “What needs doing” and “just watch me” are more apt. And after a century of living – doing…

2020 Star Valley Half Marathon will be ‘powered by Ragnar’; well-known relay ‘nation’ to host race on its virtual platform

  First, there was a life. Zestfully lived. Then, there was a loss. Acutely felt. At last, there is a gift. Endlessly giving. This may be the only way to describe the last 10 years for the Bart and Denice…

School district praises Class of 2020

◆ Students work hard to put their stamp on a difficult academic year. Let the graduation march begin for the class of 2020! Albeit the Pomp and Circumstance of commencement may take on a new look – or an old…

Runners, take your mark – SV Half Marathon moving forward

◆ Kunz Family making plans for the 2020 event. Ten years ago, Bart and Denice Kunz began nurturing an idea. It was springtime in Star Valley, and as flowers began to bud, so an idea bloomed in their minds. A…

LCSD2 and parents are flexible and optimistic about education

◆ Adaptive learning is the name of the game. When Dani Call sat down last year to interview for a job as a school librarian, she was asked her favorite book. She started to cry. “At this point I knew…

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon addresses Etna Elementary faculty in zoom meeting; offers words of encouragement

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon Touting the “ingenuity of Wyoming people and in particular Star Valley people,” Governor Mark Gordon reached out Friday morning to offer a word of encouragement to the faculty of Etna Elementary. “Nobody ever anticipated” teachers and…