Independent Photos by Dahl Erickson
The Culpepper & Merriweather Circus will perform in both Thayne and Afton next week on Monday and Tuesday respectively.
Alexa Stout celebrated her 17th birthday this week. She was believed to be dead on at least three occasions after an icy ordeal this past January as she was transported to Star Valley Medical Center and then to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center. “17 years would not have been enough,” said her mother Angie at the ceremony. “Thank you. Thank you very much.”
Two boaters from a private craft went into the Snake River on Friday afternoon. Emergency responders from Alpine were on the scene. Both men were able to make is safely to shore.
Ross Dana suffered a leg injury due to an ATV accident on June 10.
Preliminary information is that the crash involved a 2014 Ford Escape that rolled into a creek and two adult males have been pronounced deceased from the crash.
A two-year old boy was reported missing in Thayne and was located 40 minutes later by area first responders.
Daily avalanche conditions are available at the Bridger-Teton website within this article.
Avalanche danger is an annual threat for back country riders in the area.
The Lincoln County Fair Board is working with the Lincoln County Commissioners to build a 300 x 160-foot building to draw more year-round events to the facility.
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