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WYDOT asking Snake River recreationalists to be aware during construction project

The Wyoming Department of Transportation has begun work on the Jackson South II (Snake River South Section) project just north of Hoback Junction. The project is the second half of a broader corridor improvement project between the Hoback Junction and…

Address verification needed for Wyoming livestock brand records

The Wyoming Livestock Board Brand Recording Unit recently completed address verification on all livestock brand records. “There are approximately 1,241 addresses that are no longer deliverable,” said Renae Krakow, executive assistant of the Wyoming Livestock Board. “We are reaching out…

WWCC class schedule is now available; deadline is August 29

The Fall 2019 schedule of WWCC classes is now available. The cream colored brochures may be picked up at various businesses and other locations along Highway 89 and in each community. “Of course, you pick one up at the office…

Health Topics: education makes a big difference in an emergency situation

For Lindsey Hill, educating the public in heart saver first aid is a passion. And as the clinical educator with Star Valley Health, she takes that passion not only to healthcare professionals, but also to anyone in the community who…

I-80 toll will be on 2020 legislative agenda

By Ramsey Scott, Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via- Wyoming News Exchange CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Legislature has danced around the idea of tolling Interstate 80 for more than a decade. In 2020, it appears lawmakers will hit the tolling dance floor….

Wyoming News Briefs: August 13, 2019

SVI Media is a member of the Wyoming News Exchange. These stories come courtesy of the WNE. Council gives initial nod to e-cig ban CHEYENNE (WNE) —  The Cheyenne City Council voted 8-1 Monday night to approve the second reading…

Man convicted of murder in wife’s shooting

By CJ Baker, Powell Tribune Via- Wyoming News Exchange POWELL — Rejecting Dennis Klingbeil’s claims that he accidentally shot his wife in the head last year, a Park County jury convicted the 77-year-old Wapiti resident of first-degree murder on Friday. …

Fair Schedule: Friday & Saturday

The 2019 Lincoln County Fair wraps up this weekend with a full slate of events on the grounds, under the Big Top and two nights of PRCA Rodeo in the main arena.  Don’t miss anything!  

Turning Point seeking volunteers for Afton location

Turning Point, an organization dedicated to helping victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, is looking for volunteers, specifically in the Afton area, to help cover the 24-hour crisis hotline and advocate for their clients. “Volunteering can be all types…

Heart Mountain Pilgrimage builds bridge between past, present

Heart Mountain Pilgrimage builds bridge between past, present By Don Cogger Powell Tribune Via- Wyoming News Exchange POWELL — As many Park County residents enjoyed the sights and sounds of the Park County Fair over the weekend of July 27…