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WYDOT to host public meeting on WYO 22 bridge replacement

The Wyoming Department of Transportation has bridge replacement on its mind. This week WYDOT will host a Snake River Bridge Replacement Project information meeting on Thursday, February 21 from 5-7 p.m. The meeting is set to take place in the…

Oral history workshop planned

The Wyoming State Records Advisory Board and the Hot Springs County Museum and Cultural Center are co-sponsors of an upcoming oral history workshop. The event, entitled “Doing Oral History in Your Community,” is a free hands-on workshop on planning and…

LDS missionaries now have more options to communicate with families

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced an update to guidelines regarding communication between full-time missionaries and their families. The announcement was made on Friday, February 15, 2019. Effective immediately, missionaries may communicate with their families on…

Sun dog over Crow Creek draws photographers and skywatchers

Thursday afternoon, February 7, area residents in the southern end of Star Valley witnessed a rather spectacular ring of light around the sun. The “Sun Dog” occurred over the Crow Creek area of Fairview. According to Live Science, Sun Dogs,…

County Emergency Management making plans CERT training

Lincoln County Emergency Management is making plans to kick off Community Emergency  Response Team (CERT) basic training. The CERT classes will begin on Thursday, February 21, 2019. “Classes are free to the public, and cover several aspects of individual, family,…

Skimmers target gas station in Idaho Falls

Thursday, February 7, the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Chevron gas station on 65th S. and Overland Drive, near the 113 Exit of I-15, where a credit card skimmer was found.    A credit card skimmer is a…

Wyoming News Briefs

Tobacco tax bill back to include vaping products CHEYENNE — The House on Thursday brought back to life the cigarette tax bill it defeated the day before, but only to reconsider one section of the legislation: classifying nicotine vape products…

Water project calls in “COLD” in Kemmerer

Mother Nature played a cold one with the Town of Kemmerer’s plans to address water line leaks today. Sub-zero temperatures and chilling wind have delayed the repair project until Monday morning, February 11. “The 9th West Project has been delayed…

Idaho man arrested in case of injured toddler

According to a release from the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office, on Tuesday, February 5 at approximately 12:18 p.m., Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies and Idaho Falls Ambulance were called to an unresponsive child on Parri Dr. in Bonneville County.    According…

Star Valley Chamber of Commerce plans 2019 membership banquet

Star Valley Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite all businesses and organizations to its annual membership report and dinner on Saturday, February 23, at 6 p.m. at Flying Saddle Restaurant in Alpine. “This banquet gives us a chance to…