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Archive for October, 2012

Snake River Fund benefits area Search & Rescue »

The Star Valley Search and Rescue will be receiving some rescue equipment thanks to a donation from the Snake River Fund. The mission of the Snake River Fund is “to promote stewardship of and recreational access to the Snake River Watershed in Wyoming.” This week the Snake River Fund announced that is will be donating […]

Thayne wrapping up community center project »

The Town of Thayne is finishing up punch list items and miscellaneous other projects associated with the Thayne Community Center this week. According to Mayor Bob King, the town will hold an open house for the building in mid November. “We are wrapping up punch list items and doing clean-up,” King said. “We are hoping […]

Star Valley Medical Center attains first stage of its electronic health record goal »

Star Valley Medical Center announced this month that its Star Valley Physicians medical practice “has successfully attained stage one meaningful use” with regards to Electronic Health Records. “The integration of health information technology, such as Electronic Health Records, is a national priority in order to improve individual and population health and reduce healthcare costs,” said […]

Construction planned for expanded Afton five-lane »

Wyoming Department of Transportation Resident Engineer Michael Garner is gearing up for road construction during the summer of 2013. Garner oversees road construction projects in the Star Valley region.  The “Afton South Job” calling for the extension of the five-lane highway to Fairview Lane is slated to begin in early spring. The current five-lane highway […]

Braves topple Bison 31-14 »

Star Valley’s football team went from not winning a playoff game in four years to hosting two playoff games in seven days on Friday night.  In a cold and sometimes ugly outing, the Braves overcame five turnovers to end a four-game losing skid to Buffalo in the post-season, 31-14.  The defense forced three turnovers and […]

Lady Braves rally to win five-game classic; advance to title match »

“Thriller” is a staple of stadium playlists this time of year.  But on the 3A court at the state volleyball championships  Friday night, it was also an apt description. After falling behind 12-4 in the opening game, Star Valley had to try and battle back before ultimately losing 19-25.  Battling back ended up being a […]

Services for Jenkins »

Funeral services for Kenneth R. Jenkins will be Saturday, Oct. 27, at 10 a.m. in the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Logan Stake Center, (2750 N. 800 E Logan, UT). Family will greet friends from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at the Stake Center prior to the service. A graveside service will be […]

Lady Braves sweep Newcastle; face Douglas in semis »

Star Valley blitzed the Newcastle Dogies in a game one rout, 25-5 on their way to a three game sweep and a trip to the 3A semi-finals on Thursday afternoon.  The Lady Braves kept a modest cushion in game two to claim the win 25-22 before putting the Dogies into the consolation bracket, 25-12.   […]

Star Valley Ranch is planning for the future »

Star Valley Ranch residents will be receiving copies of a draft plan and an overview letter summarizing the community’s long range proposals and projects. The Star Valley Ranch Planning and Zoning Board has developed an overlay plan focusing on projects, features, and goals for the community. In addition to the draft plan and letter, ranch […]

Star Valley business installing natural gas fueling station »

The technology is not new, but a Star Valley natural gas fueling station will be a first when Surveyor Scherbels open a facility for their company vehicles in November.   This week the professional survey company broke ground at their Afton office for a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling station.  Company owner Marlowe Scherbel and Martell […]