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Another 28 deaths tied to COVID; active cases down by almost 500

Another 28 deaths among Wyoming residents have been tied to the coronavirus, the Wyoming Department of Health said Tuesday.

B&G Club gets historic $100,000 donation

The Boys and Girls Club of Glenrock is one step closer to a new facility after they received a $100,000 donation from Jackson Hole financie…

Congresswoman Cheney said politics did not play into her decision to vote to impeach President Donald Trump

U.S. Congresswoman and House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney (R-WY) said today that when it came to her vote to impeach U.S. Preside…

Trinity Baptist volunteers make food pantry possible

The bright morning sun shimmers through the windows of the Trinity Baptist Church food pantry, illuminating boxes of fresh produce, dried g…

COVID-19 vaccinations becoming more widely available

While the number of lab confirmed positive COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the county and state, there is good news on the horizon w…

Sports

Bearcats still dominate all (except Sheridan) at Shane Shatto, despite facing much larger 4A squads

Jeric Igo of Thunder Basin lifted Bearcat Luke Ewing over his shoulders in a tremendous display of brute force. The grueling match lasted f…

Impromptu Impact on Ice

On one end of the rink, high-school-aged hockey players shred across the ice. They furiously swat at the puck, smacking ice, skates and leg…

Cats Conquer All

The Douglas Bearcats trounced nearly all the competition in a series of weekend duals held in Gillette, losing only to Natrona County High …

Dominance on the Mat

Varsity and junior varsity members of the Douglas Bearcat wrestling squad sunk their claws into Buffalo and Glenrock wrestlers on Dec. 10, …

Cats skate into start of season 2-1

In a weekend of sweat, bulky gear and shredded ice, the Douglas High School-age hockey team began its season with a loss to Casper Friday b…

Opinion

Best surprises come in small packages

Oh this year!

The real worry behind the spread of Covid-19 hits home

We’ve all seen the numbers rise higher than anyone expected, across the nation and in our lovely state of Wyoming.

Halloween movies? The scarier the better for me

As I get older, the month of October is turning out to be one of my absolute favorite months of the year. There’s a few reasons why that is…

Yes, we have our freedoms, but not from everything

I’m over this year. 2020, by far, has been one of the worst years on record, not just for our country, but around the world.

New steakhouse a feast for the senses

Last week I received a tour of the property that is set to become the new steak house in Douglas. The building is still very much under con…