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Find Your Spark by celebrating National 4-H Week

◆ Re-enrollment for the upcoming year begins this week. By Shar Perry 4-H Youth Development Extension Educator Lincoln County, Wyoming — Every year, National 4-H Week sees millions of youth, parents, volunteers, and alumni come together to celebrate the many…

Spooktacular Harvest Craft Fair coming to Thayne Community Center

◆ Join the fun on Saturday, October 9. Thayne Community Center is hosting the annual Spooktacular Harvest Craft Fair on Saturday, October 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free. Vendors will be in the gym offering holiday…

Veteran drive-through flu clinics scheduled for fall

AFTON, Wyoming—Local enrolled veterans are encouraged to get their flu shots this fall in a series of drive-through clinics to be held by the local VA every Wednesday this fall starting Sep. 22, through the end of October from 4:30…

Gray Bear Productions holding a music festival July 31 in Alpine called ‘Music at Melvin’

Gray Bear Productions is putting together a music festival July 31 from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. or so in Alpine called Music at Melvin. It will be at the Melvin Brewery and Dave Walters from the production company says…

Swift Creek High School to honor student with special graduation ceremony

Swift Creek Principal, Tyler Jack, announced this week that Swift Creek High School will be honoring one of its students, Mike Stewart, in a special individualized graduation ceremony Tuesday June 8, 7:00 p.m. at Swift Creek High School.  SCHS staff…

Jenny Oaks Baker performing in Afton is a Really Big Deal

James and Daphne Arbizu have been busy. They’ve formed a nonprofit. They’re restoring the Ford Theater to its former glory, teaching music students, running a music store, applying for grants, and they’re booking a series of comedians, entertainers, aspiring talents,…

Area physician, Brad Washburn, volunteers expertise at World Ski Championships in Bulgaria

Local physician, Brad Washburn, accompanied the Men’s US Alpine Ski Team to the Junior World Alpine Ski Championships in Bansko, Bulgaria March 3-10. Washburn explained, “Last month I was contacted to provide medical coverage for the US Alpine Ski Team…

World-class violinist, Jenny Oaks Baker, to perform in Star Valley

In a recent interview with SVI media, Star Valley Arts Director, Tim Hale, teased an outstanding artist coming to Star Valley soon. The tease was worth the wait. It’s Jenny Oaks Baker, world-renowned violinist and Grammy nominee performer. Baker is…

Governor Gordon: State of the State address

Governor Mark Gordon addressed the 66th session of the Wyoming Legislature and the entire state of Wyoming on March 2 in his State of the State address. Gordon offered his remarks from the historic restored Wyoming Supreme Court Chamber. Gordon…