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Star Valley High School Alum named to James Wilson Fellows Class of 2020

◆ Justin Miller recognized for his prowess. Justin Miller, a 2011 graduate of Star Valley High School and son of Bryan and Jan Miller of Freedom, has been named as a member of the James Wilson Fellows Class of 2020….

WYDOT offers update on Jackson/Hoback road constrution projects

The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) has several projects underway in the Jackson area.  Here is a brief update of the work going on in Teton County. • Snake River South/Jackson South Work is continuing on the second half of…

Viewing for Kayla Carlson

A viewing for Kayla Carlson will take place on Wednesday, July 15, from 4-8 p.m. at Schwab Mortuary in Afton. Services will be announced at a later time.

Community booth entry items needed for the 2020 Lincoln County Fair

◆ Online entry now open. It will be a family tradition at the 2020 Lincoln County Fair. Online registration for community booth exhibit entries opened on July 1. “We have some new categories this year and have deleted some categories…

Search efforts continue for missing person

———– Efforts to locate a Salt Lake City man last seen in Star Valley continue this week. Dustin Kilpack, age 27, was last seen on July 2. He was driving a silver 2020 Chevy Trax rental car with Utah license plates….

Yellowstone National Park increases fire risk to “Moderate”

Officials with Yellowstone National Park have increased the fire danger within the park from “Low” to “Moderate”. Warmer temperatures consistently in the 80’s have dried out what was a wet June. CLICK HERE FOR THE MOST DETAILED STAR VALLEY WEATHER….

Laramie County Death Added to Coronavirus-Related State Total

A Laramie County man identified previously as a laboratory-confirmed case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has died, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). The newly announced death involves an adult man with no apparent health conditions known to…

Wyoming Highway Patrol end wrong-way pursuit near Cheyenne

——————- On July 5, 2020, the Wyoming Highway Patrol attempted to stop a vehicle on Interstate 25 near Cheyenne, Wyoming.  The vehicle failed to stop, and a pursuit ensued. During the pursuit, the suspect vehicle traveled on the wrong side…

‘The World Needs More Cowboys’ Celebration July 21 in Afton

———– Students will learn more about the University of Wyoming, UW alumni will connect with their alma mater, and members of the public will find out more about UW’s presence in their community during a “The World Needs More Cowboys”…

LC Emergency Management: 21 active cases of COVID-19 in Lincoln County

The following is a news release from Lincoln County Emergency Management Latest numbers from WY Department of Health show us at 21 active cases of COVID-19 in Lincoln County. This represents a significant rise in the last 2 weeks. Please…