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Archive for May, 2010

Independent Obituaries: May 27, 2010 »

The following is a death notice that appeared in the May 27, 2010 edition of the Star Valley Independent.

Climbing victims removed from Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone »

The remains of two Montana men who died while ice climbing a frozen waterfall in the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone were successfully recovered Tuesday afternoon.

Football youth skills camp slated for June 1 »

Having a passion for the game, working hard and getting an early start.  All three are items that will be emphasized along with blocking, throwing, ball protection and route running at the annual Star Valley Braves football youth skill camp beginning  on Tuesday, June 1, of next week.

Alpine still searching for fifth board member »

The Alpine Planning and Zoning Board has been operating with four board members for months.

99th birthday celebration planned for Lloyd Baker »

Lloyd Baker will celebrate his 99th birthday later this month. An open-house reception is planned for Saturday, May 29, starting at 6 p.m. in the Thayne LDS Stake Center.

This Week in Star Valley: May 23 »

The Star Valley Independent has been covering the area for over 109 consecutive years!  Take a look back at what made the pages of the newspaper 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago.

Funeral Services for Ryan Hess »

Funeral services for Ryan Hess will be held Thursday, May 27, at 12 noon in the Smooth LDS Chapel in Osmond.  Family will greet friends Wednesday evening from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Afton Schwab Mortuary and again at the church on Thursday from 10 p.m. to 11:45 p.m. prior to the services.

Independent Obituaries: May 20, 2010 »

The following are obituaries and death notices that appeared in the May 20, 2010 edition of the Star Valley Independent.


One week after losing the 4A West Regionals by a single point on the last event of the meet, the Lady Braves claimed the program’s first ever state championship in Track & Field and did so on the final event in Casper.

Lady Braves claim first 4A state title in 3200 meter relay »

The time really was a ridiculous bit of record-breaking.