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Afton Simplot Hill Climb runs more than 600 entrants

Just a month before from the World Championship Hill Climb at Snow King, local sledding athletes gave heed up Phillips Canyon last weekend they’re in the race for the ultimate King of the Mountain. During the three-day Afton Hill Climb…

Life is like turning the pages of a new, unread book

◆ Ida Walton has served the students of Cokeville for over two decades. Ida Walton has served the students of Cokeville Elementary School for 23 years as the school librarian. Ida has lived a life filled with many changes in…

Sam Gertsch earns prestigious Ultimate Angler Award

◆ Working to legally catch 10 trophy-class fish required 200 days of his time and took him all over the state. Though he had questioned his decision to fish north Pinedale’s Soda Lake that day in October, 2020, Sam Gertsch…

LCSD No. 2 Event Calendar

◆ With only three months left in the school year, spring is fast approaching. With only three months remaining in the school year, LCSD No. 2 schools are concluding winter sports and activities, and gearing up for spring. Qualifying students…

Nourishing kids throughout the school day is her greatest joy

◆ Jeri Luthi is retiring after 35 years in food service with LCSD No. 2. For 35 years, Jeri Luthi has been serving the students of Lincoln County School District No. 2. Initially, she worked with the kitchen and custodial…

Rep. Scott Heiner Reports on Legislative Session

The following is a release from Wyoming State Representative Scott Heiner (R-HD18)   We have finished up the virtual portion of the 66th Legislature Session and I am looking forward to meeting in person with other Legislators in March.  I want…

Star Valley Health partners with DAISY Award

◆ Program recognizes outstanding nurses. A critical access hospital like Star Valley Health Medical Center doesn’t have a lot of extra resources – especially during a pandemic. But compassion is a known quantity. Where else might you find off-duty nurses…

Hale outlines arts council upcoming events

◆ Amidst uncertainty, SV Arts Council is making plans. Tim Hale, representing the Star Valley Arts Council, visited with SVI radio host, Duke Dance, Wednesday morning to update the community on upcoming events. Hale explained that with Covid there is…

Star Valley Chamber of Commerce Highlight: Tootsies- A Generational Business

Ross Myers has a unique nickname for his wife – “atmosphere control.” It’s a name he saves for Jan Myers when they’re on their feet running Tootsies in Thayne. When she’s not charming longtime customers, she’s picking up folks’ babies…