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Vandals destroy Afton public bathrooms

————- According to Afton Town Administrator, Violet Sanderson, there is typically some type of vandalism that targets public bathrooms but nothing like officials found on the morning of Monday June 22. Vandals destroyed toilets and flooded public bathrooms to the…

Community concert set for Saturday at Kodiak Mountain Resort

◆ James F. Wright is featured performer. Kodiak Mountain Resort will host a free community concert on Saturday, June 20. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lawn chair to enjoy a Star Valley summer evening listening to some beautiful music….

Snow storage space at a premium

◆ Sunshine arrived not a day too soon. Five full days of sunshine predicted in the weather forecast for this week is a welcome reprieve – especially for snow removal crews in Star Valley. The Town of Afton has been…

Cutter teams are off to the races

The 2019-2020 All American Cutter and Chariot Racing Season officially opened on Saturday, December 7. Race dates for the 2019-2020 Season are as follows: December 21, December 28, January 11-12 (WW Invitational), January 18, January 24, January 25. The race…

Star Valley welcomes the 3A State Golf Championship

◆ First ever championship held at Star Valley View Golf Course. We at SVI Media and the 14 various communities of Star Valley welcome the golf teams from the Wyoming 3A Classification to Afton for the 3A State Championships. This…

Town of Afton Fall Clean-up scheduled for September 23

The Town of Afton will be helping residents clean up their property on September 23. According to the Town of Afton, “all items must be placed in the Town right of way by 7 a.m. on Monday, September 23, 2019.”…

Mountain States Stockdog Association Finals in Afton July 18-21

The Mountain States Stockdog Association will be in Star Valley this next week for competitions. The stockdog chapionships will run from July 18 to July 21. “It is free admission all week long,” said Sheri Wight, one of the event…

(Video) – 2018 Afton Heritage Hall of Fame

Charles A. Johnson (1864-1936) and Delaine Roberts (1933-2016) were inducted into the Afton Heritage Hall of Fame on July 4, 2018. Full bios of both men can be found in the July 11, 2018 edition of the Star Valley Independent.

(Audio) – Highway 89 in Afton closed due to gas leak

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office closed off a portion of U.S. Highway 89 north of Afton on Thursday afternoon at approximately 12:30 p.m. due to a gas leak. Traffic was being diverted off the highway at Kennington-Burton Rd. to Rulon…

Road improvements scheduled for Wickiup Road near Afton

The following is a release from the Bridger-Teton National Forest AFTON, Wyo., June 27, 2018 – The Greys River Ranger District will be taking advantage of the dry weather to complete much needed road improvements to the lower section of…