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Bear Lake Memorial launches Ultimate Bear Laker Drawing

The following is a press release from Bear Lake Memorial Hospital Bear Lake Memorial Health Foundation introduces The Ultimate Bear Laker. It is an ultimate drawing to win an ultimate prize. It only takes $25 to register to become the…

Game and Fish working on Grizzly Delisting

By Lew Freedman Cody Enterprise Via Wyoming News Exchange CODY — Game and Fish director Brian Nesvik revealed last week the department is keeping channels open with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service trying to draft a fresh rule delisting…

Governor Gordon Announces New members of his Staff

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Mark Gordon is continuing to build out his team to serve Wyoming. Today, he is announcing that Michael Pearlman will be his new communications director, Pearlman replaces Rachel Girt who has moved back to the private…

Latest Updates About the Kemmerer Coal Mine and What You Can Do to Help

City Administrator Brian Muir met with Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon and county commissioners to discuss action plans to advocate the operation of the coal mine in Kemmerer. Muir said the city of Kemmerer and other officials are hoping to change…

(Video) – Dr. Kevin Stucki with Salt River Orthopedics

Specializing in upper body injuries, Dr. Kevin Stucki with Salt River Orthopedics spoke with Dan Dockstader about his job as part of a Star Valley Medical Center Health Topics Tuesday.

(Video) – Kyle Hirschi of Salt River Orthopedics

As part of a Star Valley Medical Center Health Topics Tuesday, Kyle Hirschi, a physicians assistant with Salt River Orthopedics, speaks with SVI about his job details.

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office warns of area fraud attempts

The following is a news release from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office has seen an increase in cases where residents are contacted by phone or email by individuals committing fraud. In some cases community members…

(Video) – SVMC Health Topics Tuesday: Dr. Drew Polson

Dr. Drew Polson is a new Family Physician at Star Valley Medical Center who has spent time in Colorado, Texas, Idaho and now Star Valley. He tells us about his family and introduces his journey as part of a SVMC…

Wyoming News Briefs: April 15, 2019

The Star Valley Independent is part of the Wyoming News Exchange. These stories appear courtesy of the WNE. Granderson charges still pending as draft approaches LARAMIE (WNE) — With two weeks until the 2019 NFL Draft, it seems that the…

(Video) – Star Valley Medical Center Health Topics Tuesday: Cache Kennington

This week SVI spoke with Cache Kennington, a physical therapist with Star Valley Medical Center who details how he helps patients throughout Lincoln County including two days a week at the clinic in Cokeville.