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Get involved and educated

At the Thermopolis Independent Record, as with any newspaper, we’re tasked with bringing you information about your community, not just on a local l...

 

Fireworks for touchdowns

Once a Bobcat, always a Bobcat. Whether you were born and raised in Hot Springs County or you have children participating in sports in the district,...

 

We're here for you

Since the end of summer, it seems, there’s been a bombardment of “holiday fever” with decorations out for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Veterans Day...

 

Loyal and true

There is a lot to be said for living in a small town in Wyoming. For instance, we don’t have to worry about football players taking a knee during...

 

Time for seasons to open

As the seasons change once again, another season comes into play as well — hunting. No doubt those looking to bag a deer, antelope or other game...

 

One of America's best kept secrets

Those of us who live in Hot Springs County appreciate our unique treasures and pride ourselves on being friendly to those who visit our community to...

 

Come out and show support

This past weekend, all of our fall sports got into full swing as the Hot Springs County High School Football program had its opener against Shoshoni....

 

Change is inevitable

If not for change and man’s innate desire to keep moving, everyone west of the Mississippi would still be crammed, elbow to elbow in New York,...

 

Community comes together

The solar eclipse Monday was, in many ways, a first-time experience all over town. While the event itself was “once in a lifetime,” it also...

 

Welcome to Thermopolis!

We’re very happy that you’ve chosen our neck of the woods to experience this dramatic celestial event and we’re hoping to show you a great time...

 

A look at things to come

This past week was certainly a busy one, with the Gift of the Waters Pageant, Big Horn Basin Folk Festival and Kiwanis Craft Fair providing plenty to...

 

Put your best foot forward

Growing up we were always told to “put your best foot forward.” Today’s generation hears “dress for the job you want.” Both phrases should...

 

Come see the animals and the artistry

Next week, the Hot Springs County Fairgrounds will be busy as the 2017 County Fair gets into full swing. Of course, youth involved with the fair will...

 

Still more summer to go

It’s no secret that big chain stores and even some smaller businesses quickly get their products for the next season or holiday out just as soon as...

 

Cheers to the red, white and blue

Wow. Once again, the Thermopolis Volunteer Fire Department entertained the crowds with a spectacular fireworks show. Sometimes, they don’t get all...

 

Celebrating our independence

Next week will see the annual observance of Independence Day, recognizing that day in 1776 when the United States adopted the Declaration of...

 

It's the dads' turn

This weekend marks the annual celebration of and for the daddies, the papas, and the old men. That’s right, it’s Father’s Day, a day that calls...

 

Think before you type

We all know the old saying about opinions and that everyone has one, and in this age of social media it’s very apparent everyone has an opinion. As...

 

Be careful out there

Green grass, green leaves and beautiful flowers are all definite and welcomed signs of spring in Wyoming, however, in order to get all those delights...

 

Spruce up Thermopolis

We’re nearing the middle of May with tourist season right around the corner. The Town of Thermopolis has proclaimed May 22-25 our Spring Clean-up,...

 

Get out and enjoy a busy May

The month of May is nearly upon us and with it comes a lot of activities that will keep both parents and students very busy. Actually, it can keep...

 

Plenty to do this weekend

As we come to the end of this Holy Week, you will be able to find a complete listing of services available at each of our local churches on the front...

 

Tax season's here again

The annual April 15 deadline to have your taxes in is approaching quickly. Those who were able to get theirs done early have likely seen their...

 

The wheels are turning

Among the biggest topics of discussion within the past week has certainly been the trial of Matthew Schwan, evidenced by the number of people attendin...

 

Adjournment not an end to public comment

As the 2017 Legislature came to a close last Friday, and with any session it means different things to everyone, depending on which bills passed,...

 

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