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 By Zach Spadt    News    January 10, 2019 

Curtis named Pine Bluffs' Wyoming Municipal Power Agency representative

Pine Bluffs Mayor Alan Curtis will serve as the town’s representative on a cooperative for rural municipal power providers. He was confirmed during the town’s regularly scheduled council meeting held Monday night. Curtis will replace former...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    January 10, 2019 

Fire destroys home

Firefighters and first responders from area agencies responded to a structure fire Monday night. According to a Laramie County Fire District 5 (Pine Bluffs) information release, Laramie County...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    January 10, 2019 

Gordon becomes 33rd Wyoming Governor

CHEYENNE — Wyoming’s governorship changed hands Monday afternoon in two separate ceremonies when Gov. Mark Gordon took the oath of office. Early Monday morning, in a ceremony open only to relatives, construction workers and an Associated Press...

 

Love Me, Love Me Not...Companion plants in the Garden

When I first started gardening, and I mean something besides just zucchini, I just planted whatever seeds I wanted directly in the ground and expected them to grow and produce the vegetables that I...

 

Key Changes included in the 2018 Farm Bill

By Scott Zimmerman, Wy Governmental Affairs, Rocky Mountain Farmers Union The recently passed 2018 Farm Bill has some significant changes from the 20014 Farm Bill that can will effect producers in the tri-state area. In the 2014 Farm Bill a producer...

 

Sticking to Your Goals

Every year people make New Year’s resolutions around this time. However, most make their goal too broad and unrealistic. In a random questioning of Teachers and Students amongst Pine Bluffs High School, they were asked what their New Year’s...

 

2018 in the Can... Moving on to 2019

As I sit here in front of the computer and look back at 2018, I'm feeling tired. And getting more so. That was a truly busy year, both physically and mentally. Mostly the year was spent preparing for...

 
 By Zach Spadt    Sports    January 3, 2019

Burns-Pine Bluffs grapplers sixth at Bison Bonanza

Burns-Pine Bluffs wrestlers continued their 2018 - 2019 season on the mat when they traveled to South High School in Cheyenne for the Bison Bonanza. The team finished sixth out of eight teams at the...

 

Master Gardener Course Open for Registration

It's Christmas and time to give your favorite gardener a treat for next year. A registration for the next Master Gardener course being offered by the University of Wyoming Extension Service. If you...

 

Let the Yuletides Roll!!

The Holiday Season is definitely in full swing amongst Pine Bluffs. None other so evident than the spectacular Winter Concert. The concert was orchestrated and managed by Misty Curtis, Pine Bluffs...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    December 20, 2018

OSHA: 'Serious' violations in June dairy farm death

A dairy farm near Carpenter is facing approximately $25,000 in penalties following the death of a worker last June. The federal Occupational Health and Safety Administration currently lists four serious violations totaling $25,275 for Burnett Enterpr...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    December 20, 2018

Town lights up for Christmas

Pine Bluffs Recreation recently announced the winners of the 2018 Christmas Lighting Contest. Winners are asked to stop by the Pine Bluffs Town Hall to collect a $10 gift card to Texas Trail Market....

 

The Plants of Christmas Part 4 Holly

On my many travels through my memories as I write these articles, some of my fondest involve hikes through the woods. I've always loved to walk and I would take off for hours, and sometimes a few days...

 

Pine Bluffs Junior High Boys Basketball

As a new basketball season has started, our JH team has a lot to look forward to. Even though the JH girls are already finished with their season, the JH boys have something extra for this year. New coaches have arrived in Pine Bluffs for these...

 
 By Zach Spadt    Sports    December 20, 2018

Hornets slay Dragons

Playing in their first home game of the season, Pine Bluffs put up 19 points before the visiting Holyoke, Colo. Dragons managed to put up their first 2 Saturday afternoon. By the start of the second...

 
 By Zach Spadt    Sports    December 20, 2018

Lady Hornets improve to 5-1

It was nothing short of a nail-biter when the Lady Hornets hosted their first basketball game of the year Saturday, Dec. 15. Playing the Holyoke, Colo. Lady Dragons, Pine Bluffs didn't taste its first...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    December 13, 2018

Texas Trail Market celebrates another year with dinner, annual board meeting

Monday night, members and leadership of Pine Bluff’s grocery store, Texas Trail Market gathered for a dinner and state of the store address of sorts. According to an audit carried out by Grand Island, Nebraska-based Lutz and Company PC, the...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    December 13, 2018

Pine Bluffs Police officer receives Distinguished Service Award

A Pine Bluffs Police officer was recognized last week for her efforts in thwarting a kidnapping that took place in Pine Bluffs. On Oct. 4, police received a report that 2-year-old girl was being held...

 

The Plants of Christmas – Part 3 Christmas Cactus

Growing up I really had no idea what a Christmas cactus was. My grandmother had one, but to me it was just “that plant over there”. It was pretty for a few weeks out of the year and I never...

 

Christmas Windows

Oh what a wonderful time it is. If you drive around the town of Pine Bluffs you will see that many of the business have Christmas Paintings on there windows or the doors of their business. Mr. Cox...

 

Students are honored to pay Honors

CAMP GUERNSEY JOINT TRAINING CENTER, Wyo. - "On behalf of the President of the United States, the United States Army, and a grateful nation, please accept this flag as a symbol of our appreciation...

 
 By Zach Spadt    Sports    December 13, 2018

Hornets begin season 4-0

BURNS - If the Pine Bluffs Hornets are looking for a repeat of last year's magical state championship run, they got off on the right foot last week. Tucker Norman and Michael Shane led the team to...

 
 By Zach Spadt    Sports    December 13, 2018

Lady Hornets off to 3-1 start

BURNS - Despite getting off to a slow start at the Burns Winter Classic basketball tournament, the Lady Hornets ended their first weekend of play on the right foot dominating Moorcroft 82-46,...

 
 By Zach Spadt    Sports    December 13, 2018

Burns-Pine Bluffs wrestlers compete at Charlie Lake Invite tourney

ayson finished second in the 170 lb varsity weight class at the Charlie Lake Invite wrestling tournament held Friday and Saturday of last week. He was defeated in the final match by Eaton, S.D.'s Ty...

 
 By Zach Spadt    News    December 6, 2018

Pine Bluffs Town Council seeking grants for pool, golf course

Pine Bluffs Town Council members on Tuesday approved applying for roughly $1 million in grants for recreation improvement projects. Specifically and in order of priority, the town will ask for $250,000 to pay to resurface the community swimming pool...

 

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