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Month: February 2023

March 1, 2023 Star Valley Independent

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Pressure on speaker grows

By Maya Shimizu Harris Casper Star-Tribune Via- Wyoming News Exchange CASPER — Criticism toward Speaker of the House Albert Sommers for allowing certain bills to stall intensified over the weekend and again on Monday after Rep. Harriet Hageman weighed in,…

Star Valley Search & Rescue recently responds to multiple calls

The Star Valley Search & Rescue has had a busy February, responding to multiple calls for assistance in the last few weeks. Most recently, late afternoon hours on Saturday, February 25, Search and Rescue was called to the Cabin Creek…

UW Extension to Offer Private Pesticide Applicator Education Programs in 13 Counties

The University of Wyoming Extension will offer private pesticide applicator education programs across the state this March. These two- to four-hour educational sessions provide an overview of certification requirements for private applicators, pertinent laws and regulations, pesticide safety and handling,…

Legislative Update: Day 33

Yesterday was another very busy day at the Capitol in Cheyenne. Both public galleries and lobbies were pretty much full for most of the day with people watching their legislators debate and vote on the last of the bills left…

Super Seniors Go Out in Style in Final Home Game with an 80-71 Victory Over Nevada

• Maldonado and Thompson record Double-Doubles, Oden scores 28  In what was the last game in the Arena-Auditorium for Hunter Thompson and Hunter Maldonado, the sixth-year seniors left it all out on the floor once again each recording a double-double…


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Fertig and Pedersen Sweep Player of the Week Awards Again

Third honor for Fertig and fifth for Pedersen For the second time this season, the Wyoming Cowgirls have swept the Mountain West Player of the Week awards. Allyson Fertig was named the league’s Player of the Week while Malene Pedersen…

Celebration of Life for James Hunt

A celebration of life for James Hunt will take place Saturday March 4, 2023 at 11 am at Morning Star Baptist Church. Morning Star Baptist Church is located at 156 Morning Star Dr, Alpine, WY.