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Swift Creek High School is Expanding

Story by: Richelle Primm Swift Creek High School is bigger than it has ever been before. Tyler Jack, principal of Swift Creek, said they’ve added 13 more students just this semester. He also said how the school will be acquiring…

Enzi, Barrasso cosponsor bill to permanently prevent future government shutdowns

The following is a press release from Sen. Mike Enzi’s office U.S. Senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso, both R-Wyo., along with seven other senators, introduced legislation Friday, January 11, that would permanently prevent the federal government from shutting down…

Governor Gordon outlines plan for fiscal discipline, economic development & improving Wyoming people’s quality of life in first State of the State

From the office of Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon Governor Mark Gordon outlined his administration’s priorities for fiscal discipline, economic development, and improving Wyoming people’s quality of life in his State of the State Address to the 65th Wyoming Legislature on January…

Bear Lake Memorial Continues Plans for New MRI

By: Julie Dockstader Heaps Administrators at nationally recognized Bear Lake Memorial are continuing fundraising efforts for a new MRI as part of larger efforts to expand hospital facilities.    “We’ve been fundraising for an MRI for the past year,” Tracy…

A Guide To Winter Wildlife Watching in Yellowstone

From the lower prices and nonexistent crowds to the magical layer of white snow, winter in Yellowstone has its perks. But there’s also something else hiding in the snowy landscape: wildlife. Winter wildlife watching in Yellowstone offers unprecedented, intimate views…

Lincoln County Officials Take Oath of Office

Story By: Jim Thoeny Lincoln County’s newly elected officials were sworn into to office Monday morning. Outgoing Lincoln County Clerk Jeanne Wagner administered the oath of office at the Lincoln County Courthouse in Kemmerer.   Those officials included County Commissioners Jerry…

Kemmerer Rangers Host Inaugural Basketball Invitational

Author: Jim Thoeny, Kemmerer Sports Announcer The Kemmerer Rangers boys basketball team is still in search of their first win of the season after losing all four of their games at the inaugural Kemmerer Invitational basketball tournament this past weekend….

Preston Science teacher who fed sick puppy to turtle found not guilty for animal abuse

PRESTON — A science teacher who ignited worldwide controversy after feeding a puppy to a snapping turtle was found not guilty of animal cruelty Friday evening. A panel of six jurors delivered the verdict to a packed courtroom after deliberating less than 30 minutes following…

Montpelier–A Family Town

Montpelier Mayor Jason Sharp recently sat with SVI Media to discuss what makes Montpelier, Idaho.  Click here to listen to the full conversation. If you’re looking to feel at home this holiday season, be sure to visit Montpelier, Idaho. “What…