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McEntire fires up fair

Modified: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
Photo/ Travis Pearson - Susie McEntire kicked off fair with a free concert at the Rendezvous Center on Sunday evening.
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Pool open through Sept.

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
LINGLE, During Wednesday night's meeting, the Lingle Town Council agreed to allow the public pool to remain open during the month of September.
Pool Manager Brandi Hall told the council she received several requests for the pool to remain open through September.
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LVFD receives grain bin rescue kit and training

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
OMAHA, Neb., The Lingle Volunteer Fire Department received life-saving grain bin rescue equipment on July 21, 2014, through a donation from Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica). A grain bin rescue exercise followed to provide training in the use of the specialized equipment.
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Mortimore named new publisher - Takes over duties at the Lingle Guide, Torrington Telegram and Lusk Herald

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
TORRINGTON, The Lingle Guide and two other area newspapers have a new publisher, and the name is one Goshen County residents know well.
Wyoming Newspapers, Inc. named longtime local resident and newspaper veteran Rob Mortimore publisher of the Torrington Telegram, Lingle Guide and Lusk Herald, new Group Publisher Mike Jensen announced this week.
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Cooperation is key for volunteer firefighters

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
TORRINGTON, For local firefighters, life is a bit of a juggling act. It can be difficult to find the balance between family, work and the vital volunteer service they provide, especially when dealing with an element as unpredictable as fire.
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Attempted suicide subject treated

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
LINGLE, On Wednesday, July 16 at 4:21 p.m., Lingle Police Chief Endra Moen was notified of a suicide at the cemetery in Lingle.
As Moen headed to the cemetery, she requested Lingle Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to be on standby.
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Bad Heart Bull receives probation for assault

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
TORRINGTON, Kenneth J. Bad Heart Bull, 27, was sentenced to six years of probation for aggravated assault and battery Tuesday.
The Torrington resident admitted to threatening another individual with a construction hammer and advancing toward the person. Alcohol was a factor in the incident.
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Judging livestock is an art put into practice at the fair

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
TORRINGTON, As with most county fairs, the major attention-getter at the Goshen County Fair, which got underway July 24, is the animals. From snakes to steers and hamsters to hogs, the fairgrounds will turn into a virtual agricultural zoo for 11 days.
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OSHA again fines Western Sugar

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
TORRINGTON, For the second time since December, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited the Western Sugar Cooperative plant in Torrington with multiple safety violations. The citations stem from a February follow-up investigation of the plant.
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New game warden ready to go, minus a dog

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
TORRINGTON, The newest Goshen County game warden, Rob Hipp, began his duties July 1 without the familiar dog in the back of the pickup.
"I plan on getting one," Hipp said in his defense.
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Lions Club holds annual picnic, awards ceremony

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
TORRINGTON, Local Lions Club members met at Pioneer Park in Torrington Wednesday for an awards ceremony, officer induction and dinner.
Dick Dubay of the Lions of Wyoming Foundation was the guest speaker.
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DSI making dreams come true, developing life skills

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 29th, 2014
TORRINGTON,When a person walks into staff member Jacob Bird's office at the Diversified Services, Inc. (DSI) recycling center in Torrington, the first thing he or she may notice is a large, professional wrestling-style belt hanging on the wall. It's made of construction paper and reads "Recycling Champion" in big letters.
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Museum is one manís life passion

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
FORT LARAMIE, An Allport, Pa. man has taken an interest in the small town of Fort Laramie.
Jay Solomon, 70, is building a replica Fort William storefront right in the heart of Fort Laramie's business district.
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Attempted suicide in Lingle

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
LINGLE, On Wednesday, July 16 at 4:21 p.m., Torrington dispatch called for a standby from Torrington Emergency Medical Services (EMS) regarding a potential suicide.
Shortly after, Torrington EMS was called to respond to an attempted suicide that occurred on Cemetery Road in Lingle.
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State allows third-party fundraising during primary

Modified: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
CHEYENNE, Jennifer Young, Constitution Party candidate for Wyoming secretary of state and Lingle resident, can now begin raising funds for her campaign thanks to a motion filed Wednesday by the Wyoming attorney general.
The motion states Wyoming does not object to third-party candidates raising money during the primary election period.
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New preacher makes home in Torrington

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
TORRINGTON,†There's a new preacher in town. The Torrington All Saints Episcopal Church welcomed Rev. Brian Gross, formerly of Casper, to its ranks late last month.
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Ochsner named junior college Academic All-American

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
CASPER, B.W. Ochsner was selected to the junior college Academic All-American team after completing a successful year of livestock judging for Casper College. The All-American designation is the highest award a junior college judging student can receive.
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Goshen County Beet Growers scholarship matched and doubled

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
TORRINGTON, A gift of more $43,000 has allowed the Goshen County Beet Growers Association to boost the association's Eastern Wyoming College (EWC) scholarship endowment to over $110,000.
The gift of $43,000 will be matched dollar for dollar by the state of Wyoming Endowment Challenge matching program and will be added to the amount already in place from a gift
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Allen recognized for facilitating fitness facility

Modified: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C., Master Sgt. Curtis Allen of the U.S. Army has always been passionate about fitness.
Growing up in Torrington, Allen was involved in wrestling, baseball and golf.
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Goshen County Commissioners finalize budget

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
TORRINGTON, After months of adjustments and discussion, the Goshen County Commissioners gave final approval for the 2014-15 county budget during their Tuesday meeting.
After squeaking through the final months of 2014 on a shoestring budget, the commissioners authorized a $10.6 million budget, which, if everything goes as planned, will leave the county $1,797 in the black on July 1,
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GCSD No. 1 adopts 2014-15 budget

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
TORRINGTON, By 6-2 vote, the Goshen County School District (GCSD) No. 1 Board of Trustees approved a $30.6 million budget for the 2014-15 school year on Tuesday.
The budget, which will operate at a projected deficit of $873,533, generated little conversation during a public hearing outside of Trustee Lance Berry reiterating he will not vote in favor of a budget
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Camp to feature Heisman Trophy winner

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
TORRINGTON, The first annual BRAVE C.A.T.S (Children and Their Struggles) football and cheer camp is coming to Torrington.
Executive Director Lamarr Mainor, Sr. said the camp is the organization's first step in creating more sports-related opportunities for youth in the community.
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Shakespeare company entertains crowd

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
TORRINGTON, The Wyoming Shakespeare Company from Lander came to Pioneer Park in Torrington for the third time on July 11. The company performed Mary Stuart for the crowd.
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Options for totaled cars this summer

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
TORRINGTON, It is clearly evident, even in a short drive through Goshen County, that hail season has hit. Literally.
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