Castle Rock Dodge Chrysler Jeep in Afton, Wyoming

Author Archive

Sentences handed out in Star Valley meth ring case »

Armond Lewis Mullendore of Afton was sentenced to 21 years 10 months and Anthony H. Nield was sentenced to four years 10 months for their involvement in a Star Valley meth ring.

Afton makes top-five in Wyoming list for places to live »

Southwest Wyoming was well represented on this list of best places to live in Wyoming which included Afton, Kemmerer and Lyman.

Dress Drive planned for Alpine »

A local business is endeavoring to try and help families going through difficult times with the gift of service.

Linda Taylor named finalist for international quilting competition »

Linda Taylor’s quilt, “Greg’s Song” is one of 405 that will be showcased in an international competition.

Three from LCSD#2 receive Daniels Fund Scholarship »

Paige Andersen, Brock Teichert and Wyatt Greenwald received the Daniels Fund Scholarship for this upcoming fall.

Services for Christina Cranney »

Funeral services for Christina Cranney will be held on Saturday, March 15 at 11 a.m. in the Salt River LDS Ward Chapel. A viewing will be held from 9:30-10:45 a.m. prior to services at the church.

Independent nets five Pacemaker awards »

The Star Valley Independent was awarded five Pacemaker awards from last weekend’s Wyoming Press Association Winter Convention in the areas of graphic elements, headline writing, sports photography, portrait/personality photography and special merit.

Alpine Branch Library offering tax prep program »

Many Star Valley residents may qualify for aid in preparing their annual tax documents. Wendi Walton with the Alpine Branch Library explains how.

Mountain lions spotted in Afton »

Afton residents have reported sightings of mountain lions in the town limits. Area authorities encourage residents to stay “away and aware” of these big cats.

Avalanche danger a real threat »

Star Valley Search & Rescue commander, Robert Roberts, is urging caution to area snowmobilers and skiers with a high danger of an avalanche. Recent heavy snow combined with a frigid December is making for weak cohesion at high elevations.