A bull elk was illegally killed inside the Fossil Butte National Monument area. Officials were able to harvest the animal and distribute the meat to needy families.
These are obituaries that appeared in the November 19, 2014 print edition of the Star Valley Independent.
A leak in a large delivery truck is suspected as the cause of an explosion near Jackson Hole High School as well as an elementary school behind Smith’s grocery store.
Asefa Wetzel became the third straight Star Valley Middle School runner to win the 3,000 meter race at the Nike Cross in Boise, Idaho.
Trevor and Hailey Ricks both earned all-conference honors from the Big Sky for the second consecutive year. The two siblings will be running in Albuquerque, New Mexico this weekend for the NCAA Mountain Regionals.
A 38-13 Braves loss in Douglas ended the Star Valley football season while the Lady Braves are trying to punch their ticket to the state tournament after a one-year absence.
After correctly predicting nearly 80 percent of the 3A games in 2014, just how will the Independent sports editor fare in the playoffs.
The Star Valley Braves won their third straight Wyoming 3A state cross-country title in Sheridan on Saturday.
Lincoln County Weed & Pest supervisor, Travis Osmond, speaks to UW experts about local growing issues. Be sure to watch this video interview by clicking on the story link.
Star Valley High School’s “Singcopation” will perform the National Anthem on April 10, at Energy Solutions Arena prior to the game between the Utah Jazz and the Memphis Grizzlies.
Alan Allred will continue to be the principal of Afton Elementary and has also been named as the interim superintendent for LCSD #2 through June 30, 2015.
Jon Abrams has been placed on administrative leave by the Board of LCSD #2. Alan Linford, Connie Day and Donna Ivie were sworn in as board members Thursday evening in Cokeville.
Superintendent Jon Abrams of LCSD #2 announced he will resign at the end of the current school year.
Thayne, Afton and Alpine will be part of the “Gigabiz” network which includes less than 75 towns and communities worldwide. This will greatly increase the internet experience for area residents.
Kurt S. Cloward, of Evanston, was killed in an accident at the base of Salt River Pass Thursday evening.
According to unofficial results provided by the Lincoln County Clerk, Jerry Harmon and Bob King have been elected to the Lincoln County Commissioners office while Connie Day, Alan Linford and Donna Ivie have been elected to the LCSD #2 Board of Trustees.
The Star Valley Braves (#4W) are on the road to face the Douglas Bearcats (#1E) Friday evening at 6 p.m.
This Week in Star Valley discusses a Young Women’s contest that no longer exists, a ranch foreman shooting at gasoline thieves and FDR saying that “no person has ever suggested sending boys of American mothers to fight on the battlefields in Europe.” (1939)
Rivalry week isn’t just a full of energy between teams, it’s settling a lot of playoff scenarios as well.
Playoff spots and positions are up for grabs this week. Who do you think will win? Here are the picks for Week Seven from SVI Sports Editor, Dahl Erickson.
The Star Valley Independent sports editor is (17-7) in the 3A Class so far this season. Who do you think wins the games tonight?
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