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 By Jurri Schenck    News    February 25, 2021 

Town council receives updated dumpster costs

At the Thermopolis Town Council meeting on February 16, treasurer Tracey Van Heule presented a resolution for a budget adjustment for some...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    February 25, 2021 

Commissioners discuss emergency system

At the Hot Springs County Commissioners meeting on February 16, the commissioners voted and approved the COVID Charitable Organization Funding...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    February 25, 2021 

Travel and Tourism discusses mineral water benefits

At the Travel and Tourism Board meeting on February 17, treasurer Matt Hughes presented the financial report. He said that all COVID money has been sp...

 

Nominations sought for chamber honors

At February Chamber of Commerce meeting on February 11, executive director Meri Ann Rush said that their city/county maps participation will be...

 

Town council discusses cost of dumpsters

At the February 2 Thermopolis Town council meeting, the council voted to approve a bar and grill liquor license for the new Mexican restaurant Los Cab...

 

Senior Center plans to reopen this month

Hot Springs County Senior Center’s Trenda Moore said, “We are going to reopen for congregation and activities with access to the dining room on...

 

Planning for Discovery Days

The Big Horn Basin Nature and Discovery Center Joint Powers Board will host a “Call to Wyoming Artists” for their 2021 Wyoming Discovery Days on...

 

Robotics prepares for virtual season

The Thermopolis High School Robotic Team is actively making progress to prepare for their coming...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    February 4, 2021

Hospital reports second round of COVID vaccines

At the January Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital Board meeting, in the growth report, hospital CEO Margie Molitor said they just started their...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    January 28, 2021

Ice skating rink ready for skaters

At the most recent Town Council meeting on January 19, the council approved two catering permits for Shorty’s, one for Duck’s Unlimited at the fai...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    January 28, 2021

Traffic stop results in drug charges

At a recent traffic stop, Thermopolis police officer Mike Mascarro made a major drug bust of a...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    January 28, 2021

Travel and Tourism report

The Hot Springs County Travel and Tourism board met for its January meeting and addressed several marketing decisions and received an overview of...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    January 14, 2021

Officials sworn in at council meeting

At the Thermopolis Town Council meeting on January 5, town attorney Mike Messenger swore in both Dusty Lewis and Bill Malloy as re-elected town...

 

Finding hope when facing challenges

All too common in conversation it has been spoken that 2020 was the hardest year our nation and state have experienced due to the COVID-19 pandemic...

 

Hospital board receives several updates

At the December Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital board meeting, CEO Margie Molitor talked about the fact that they have three qualified surgeons...

 

Milek display featured at museum

The Hot Springs County Museum recently added a new display to its features that celebrates the... Full story

 

Council receives insurance update

At the December 15 Thermopolis Town Council meeting, Wyoming Finance Insurance agent Luke Anderson presented himself at the request of Assistant to...

 

Bar owners, employees concerned about lost revenue

Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon along with State Health Officer Alexia Harrist updated public health orders on December 9 to require bars and restaurants...

 

Town selects December 24 as holiday

At the December 1 Thermopolis Town Council meeting last week, there was no citizen participation and few reporting parties. Assistant to the mayor in...

 

Working to stay in business

Someone once said, “Difficult, unusual times require difficult, unusual solutions.” Jennifer Fisher, co-owner of One Eyed Buffalo, both the brewer...

 

Shoppers support Small Business Saturday

Retail business owners reported that business went well for them on Small Business Saturday. Karen...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    December 3, 2020

Restaurant owners comment on challenges due to public health orders

Restaurant owners in Thermopolis have been faced with challenges as consequences from public health orders on the state and county level due to COVID-...

 
 By Jurri Schenck    News    December 3, 2020

Hospital Board hears various reports

At the November Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital Board meeting, in the growth report, CEO Margie Molitor said they do have their rapid testing mac...

 

Arrest made after threat to health officer

On Thursday, November 19, Sheriff Jerimie Kraushaar received a call directly from County Health Officer Dr. Vernon Miller. Miller informed the...

 

Travel and Tourism Board discusses CARES Act

At the November Travel and Tourism Board meeting, Treasurer Matt Hughes released his financial report. For the month ending in October, they...

 

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