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Mountain goat herd studies continue outside Alpine »

The mountain goat herd outside of Alpine has expanded significantly in the last several years according to the Game & Fish Department.

Swimming pool committee asks for LCSD #2 representation »

Proponents of a swimming pool are interested in discussing a joint board to shoulder the project.

Search & Rescue called out for overdue rider »

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.

Regional road projects funded »

Six highway projects received the green light from the Wyoming Transportation Commission including pavement in Lincolnd County.

Services for Schwab »

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 […]

Star Valley swimming pool surveys distributed this week »

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.

Services for Aagard »

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 […]

New MRI machine installed at SVMC »

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 […]

Salt River Motors celebrates grand opening »

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 […]

Services for Younkin »

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 […]