A snowmobiler who was late returning was the subject of the Star Valley Search & Rescue this week. 12 volunteers went out in frigid temperatures where he was found.
Six highway projects received the green light from the Wyoming Transportation Commission including pavement in Lincolnd County.
Funeral services for Jeanne Moser Schwab will be Thursday, Jan. 2, at 12 noon in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Grover Chapel. Family will greet friends, Wednesday, Jan. 1, from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Afton Schwab Mortuary and again from 10 to 11:45 a.m. at the church prior to the […]
A committee has been meeting with area entities and is now asking for community feedback via a survey which will be available in the December 4, edition of the Independent as well as the various town halls.
Funeral services for Julie Aagard will be Saturday, Nov. 30, 1 p.m. in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Meadows Ward Chapel. Family will greet friends Friday, Nov. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Schwab Mortuary in Afton and again from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at the church prior to […]
A cooling unit for a new Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) unit at Star Valley Medical Center (SVMC) was hoisted onto the roof Monday. MRIs provide health care workers with detailed images of bones and organs in a body. The medical center’s new MRI is scheduled to arrive Dec. 17 and will be in service by […]
Working with a traditional and familiar Star Valley business name for several decades, Salt River Motors will officially cut the ribbon for a new combined business Saturday Nov. 9. Salt River Motors offers all major brand tires, mechanical repairs and service, in addition to the full line of Arctic Cat and Polaris products, parts and […]
Funeral services for Harry K. Younkin will be Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 12 noon in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Afton Tabernacle. Family will greet friends Tuesday, Nov. 5, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Schwab Mortuary in Afton and again from 10:30 to 11:45 at the Tabernacle prior to the […]
Construction on the Hoback Junction Bridge over the Snake River continues following an agreement between the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) and the contractor. The WYDOT agreement reached early this year with Wadsworth Brothers Construction calls for the new bridge north of the Snake River Canyon to be operational and open to traffic by the end […]
Star Valley Middle School (SVMS) students watched on a brisk October morning as fishery biologists and volunteers tagged fish from Crow Creek for a radio telemetry study in the coming year. The seventh grade students had gathered creek side Tuesday morning, Oct. 8, as part of the Star Valley Crow Creek Trout Unlimited (TU) Adopt-A-Trout […]