The Star Valley Independent has been covering the area for 113 years. Take a look at what made the news 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago during this calendar week of the year.
The Town of Afton will be applying for a $3 million grant which would help the town perform necessary upkeep such as street repairs and sewer updates.
According to more than 900 surveys which were filled out, the majority of Star Valley residents want a pool facility (72.4%), but only 32.6% would support it with new local tax dollars.
A funeral service for David Clinger will be held Friday, January 31, at 12 noon at the Schwab Funeral Chapel in Thayne. Visitation will take place from 10:30-11:45 a.m. prior to the service.
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.
A proposal from the Wyoming Business Council would explore the possibility of a brewery in the Town of Alpine.
The Lady Braves and Braves collected wins over Jackson Hole High School over the weekend. The programs host Mountain View this Friday night and Lyman on Saturday afternoon.
A funeral service for John Campbell will be held Thursday, January 30, at 12 noon in the Fairview/Salt River Ward L.D.S. chapel. A viewing will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, January 29, at ...
A funeral service for Shari Grissom will be held Wednesday, January 19, at 2 p.m. in the Emmmanel Bible Church in Thayne.
Andy Johnson is currently waiting for a new liver which has become necessary due to bile duct cancer as well as other complications.