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Graveside services for Lynda Jensen

Graveside services for Lynda Jensen will take place Saturday, October 16, at 12 noon in the Afton Cemetery.  

Legislators recommend $72 million adjustment to schools

By Jasmine Hall Wyoming Tribune Eagle Via- Wyoming News Exchange CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Legislature’s Joint Education Interim Committee voted Monday to recommend adding an external cost adjustment worth more than $72 million to the state’s next K-12 education budget….

Another 29 deaths tied to COVID

By The Wyoming News Exchange The deaths of another 29 Wyoming residents have been linked to coronavirus, the Wyoming Department of Health announced Tuesday. The department said the deaths that occurred in September and October brought to 1,080 the number…

LCSD No. 2 considers redistricting of trustee areas

  • Final voting could take place in the Wednesday, October 13 school board meeting. – Find visual graphics of options by scrolling to the bottom of this story. Lincoln County School District No. 2 School Board is examining trustee…

Senator Dockstader discusses potential special session and vaccine mandate on SVI Radio

Wyoming Senate President Dan Dockstader (R-Afton) discussed a the potential for a special session in the Wyoming Legislature and Wyoming’s plans to push back against the Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate. Senator Dockstader made the comments on SVI Radio’s Weekday Wakeup…

Local help available for emergency rental program in Lincoln County

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Are you struggling to pay your rent or utilities? You are not alone, and it is not your fault. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, many Wyoming renters need a little extra help right now. The Wyoming Department…

Prescribed Fires Planned for the Kemmerer District

The following is a release from the U.S. Forest Service – Kemmerer Wyo., October 7, 2021— The Kemmerer Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest is planning to ignite the Basin Creek and Little Hornet prescribed fires in the Hams Fork…

Gov. Gordon talks energy while in Kemmerer

◆ “I do see that there’s a strong future for coal.” –Gov. Gordon Following his visit to Cokeville for the naming ceremony of the now “Nate Dayton Field” at Cokeville High School, Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon took time to visit…

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…