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Oral history workshop planned

The Wyoming State Records Advisory Board and the Hot Springs County Museum and Cultural Center are co-sponsors of an upcoming oral history workshop. The event, entitled “Doing Oral History in Your Community,” is a free hands-on workshop on planning and…

Utah man loses life in south Lincoln County accident

A Utah man lost his life following a single vehicle accident in south Lincoln County. The Wyoming Highway Patrol reports that on February 16, 2019, a fatal crash occurred at milepost 62 on US 30 east of Kemmerer, Wyoming.  Around…

4 Devastating Mining Disasters in Wyoming

CITATION: “© [Mulderphoto] / Adobe Stock” Since 1986, Wyoming has been the largest producer of coal in the United States, accounting for 40% of the country’s supply. The coal mining industry continues to play a role in the state’s economy….

Kemmerer Lions Club holds 35th Annual Ice Fishing Derby

The Kemmerer Lions Club concluded their 35th annual Ice Fishing Derby over the weekend.  The derby was held February 16 & 17 at Lake Viva Naughton. “We had a great turnout this year,” said Mark Quinn, president of the Kemmerer…

LCSD2 Ranked Top District in Wyoming

Lincoln County School District #2 has been ranked as the best school district in the state of Wyoming by Niche.com. Each year the website ranks each district in the state.  LCSD2 earned high grades with its staff, earning an A+…

WYDOT Releases Statement on Snake River Canyon Closure

The following is a press release form they Wyoming Department of Transportation As temperatures warmed yesterday in the Teton Valley, so did the avalanche danger in the surrounding canyons.  Last night, natural avalanches forced the Wyoming Department of Transportation to…

Sun dog over Crow Creek draws photographers and skywatchers

Thursday afternoon, February 7, area residents in the southern end of Star Valley witnessed a rather spectacular ring of light around the sun. The “Sun Dog” occurred over the Crow Creek area of Fairview. According to Live Science, Sun Dogs,…

Nature Preserves in Idaho and Wyoming You Must Visit ASAP

Are you looking for your next great adventure? Why not head out west and visit the host of parks and trails available in this region of the United States. Each nature preservation is home to wonderful experiences where you’re sure…

(Video) – Star Valley Medical Center’s Health Topics Tuesday

Duke Dance spoke with Cody Myers of Salt River Orthopedics this week a part of a Health Topics Tuesday.