U.S. Highway 16

It’s that time of year again for hunters to don their camouflage, load up their firearms and bows and head into the quiet serenity of the wilderness to see if they’re lucky enough to bring home wild game. Local Wyoming Game and Fish Department wildlife biologist Joe Sandrini projected what the 2022...

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Liliya Giroux, Jared Caing and Emma Patron, students with the Montana Conservation Corps, dig out part of “Hairnet Trail” at the Old Quarry Trails being developed a mile past the LAK Reservoir. The MCC signed a three-year contract to work on the trails, and the first crew of five workers came from June 8-14. See story on Page 11.

Between the Flying V and Serenity Trail, Weston County has offered well over 20 miles of trails for hikers and bikers to enjoy, but this summer there are even more trails available to the public.  Jeremy Dedic, the District 1 assistant district forester for the Wyoming State Forestry Division, has...
  101 Rodeo Dr., Newcastle (307) 746-8168   Hole in the Wall Storage has a hideout for your treasure! Wade and Elaine Andersen, owners, offer these amenities:          • An attractive, new facility          • Friendly, reliable service          • Three sizes of storage: 5x10, 10x10, and 10x20...
Alexis Barker NLJ Reporter   In 1922, roughly 20 miles north of U.S. Highway 16 on Boles Canyon Road in Weston County, Cow Camp was established, according to Weston County Historical Society member Dr. Mike Jording,  The society celebrated the camp and shared its history on Aug. 26 with a gathering...

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