Lincoln County Newswire

Lincoln County Newswire

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  1. Bomb threat at Lincoln County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Police and several emergency agencies are on the scene of a bomb threat at the Lincoln County Courthouse in Troy, Missouri. The building has been evacuated and an investigation is underway, Troy Police confirmed.

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  2. Meaningless morning messagingRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Lincoln Journal

    ... many of them love that his tweeting sends folks into fits of rage. We know that many of the three in four Lincoln County voters who supported him will love that the reasonably open-minded page 4a of the county newspaper devotes plenty of frustrated ...

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  3. Jury finds West Virginia man guilty of torturing wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    News outlets report a Lincoln County Circuit Court jury found Kevin Woodrum of Gordon guilty Friday of kidnapping, malicious assault, domestic battery and assault during commission of a felony.

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  4. Primary write-ins give three shot at officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    County Clerk Sherry Daigle will notify the three candidates who received 25 or more votes - Maurine Karabatsos for county assessor, Russell Nelson for county coroner and Keith Gingery for county attorney - that they can enter the races. Daigle had 48 hours to notify the candidates from the time the Canvassing Board finished counting write-in votes Thursday afternoon.

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  5. Wyoming TreasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    State senator and Alta native Leland Christensen is competing against state Sen. Curt Meier and Republican Ron Redo for state treasurer. Since all three are Republicans and no Democrat entered the race, this primary winner will not face a challenger in the general election.

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  6. Board updated on diversion services for school age youth in Lincoln CountyRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2018 | Lincoln Journal

    In a 38-minute presentation from state education personnel, the Lincoln County Board of Education was recently updated on diversion services for school age youth in Lincoln County. Leading the remarks was Jacob Green of the West Virginia Department of Education's Office of Diversion and Transition Programs.

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  7. Three men seriously injured when plane crashes in Caribou CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Post Register

    ... County near the Idaho-Wyoming border. The crash was first reported around 9 a.m. via a 911 call to the Lincoln County, Wyoming, Sheriff's Office, authorities said. The single-engine prop plane was based out of Afton, Wyoming, which is located in ...

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  8. Sheriff defends pay hike for promoted tax deputy; Linville pays tribute to LinvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Lincoln Journal

    Lincoln County Sheriff Gary Linville paid tribute, last week, to long time Chief Tax Deputy Janet Linville, who recently resigned to take up the equivalent position in neighboring Boone County. The Lincoln County Commission confirmed Janet Linville's departure by formally accepting her resignation during the August 2, 2018 regular session in Hamlin.

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  9. Court consolidation in Lincoln County would include new complex inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Ruidoso News

    Lincoln County commissioners move cautiously on Chief Judge's proposal to consolidate courts in Carrizozo and create court complex in Ruidoso Court consolidation proposal includes new complex in Ruidoso Lincoln County commissioners move cautiously on Chief Judge's proposal to consolidate courts in Carrizozo and create court complex in Ruidoso Check out this story on ruidosonews.com: Lincoln County Commissioner Tom Stewart wanted written assurances the county will never be financially responsible for the proposed judicial complex in Ruidoso, and that the courthouse and courts in Carrizozo will continue.

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  10. Bike rider badly hurt when hit by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... Carpenter said. "I'm alive, and I'm healing. It will be a lengthy recovery with physical therapy." A Lincoln County deputy was one of the first on scene. He and a nurse who arrived were able to get Carpenter's leg into a tourniquet to stop the ...

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  11. Marijuana-laced chocolate bars, brownies seized in Lincoln County traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | WBTV

    The deputy searched the vehicle and located a cooler in the trunk containing 81 clear plastic packages containing opaque waxy mass and 60 packages of edible baked goods. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, 34-year-old Sean Ryder Kenna, of Swannanoa, NC, was charged with one felony count of possession with the intent to manufacture, sell and deliver a controlled substance and failing to maintain lane control.

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  12. Missing man found deceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... ance video that showed Collins at a gas station at 4:30 p.m. Monday in Afton. The search was then narrowed to Lincoln County highways, Teton Pass and Pine Creek Pass in Idaho, where Collins' wrecked motorcycle and body were located.

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  13. Missing man found deceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... video that showed Collins at a gas station at 4:30 p.m. Monday in Afton. The search was then narrowed to Lincoln County highways, Teton Pass and Pine Creek Pass in Idaho, where Collins' wrecked motorcycle and body were located. Air Idaho discovered ...

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  14. Retired, Justice Jay R. BallantyneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Visalia Times-Delta

    JUSTICE JAY R. BALLANTYNE, RETIRED Visalia - Jay Rainey Ballantyne was born on May 4, 1926 in Cumberland, Lincoln County, Wyoming. He was the son of Joseph Burton and Ethel Lucille Rainey Ballantyne.

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  15. Merrill observes Elder Abuse Awareness DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | Merrill Foto News

    Merrill Mayor Derek Woellner proclaimed that World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Friday, June 15, would be observed in the City of Merrill. Pictured here with the proclamation are the Mayor and HAVEN Advocate Katie Lines in front of the Elder Abuse Awareness display placed at the Lincoln County Courthouse.

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  16. Teton lands committee buys timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    Lincoln County elected officials oppose designating any of the Snake River Range, pictured here, as a wilderness area. The range's Palisades Wilderness Study Area, being reviewed through the Wyoming Public Lands Initiative, is split relatively evenly between Teton and Lincoln counties.

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  17. Greys River Road landslide bypass opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... opening of a bypass road, naming JR Simplot Smokey Canyon Mine, the Wyoming Department of Transportation and Lincoln County. "We could not have done this expedited work without their skills and generosity and are immensely grateful for their ...

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  18. Fremont County Deputy Treasurer, Jim Anderson, Formally Announces Bid for Fremont County TreasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2018 | County 10 News

    "As the current Deputy Treasurer, I am immersed in the day-to-day operations of the County Treasurer's office. This experience 'in the trenches' will allow me to hit the ground running as County Treasurer in January," said Anderson.

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  19. ECW provides $1 million in loans for energy efficiency projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2018 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... spread the cost interest-free over five years." Having seen the success the loan program had in Jackson, Lincoln County commissioners contacted ECW in hopes of replicating the program. As one of the first energy improvement districts in the state, ...

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  20. 25 weeks to goRead the original story

    May 15, 2018 | Lincoln Journal

    With the press of few buttons, last week, 3,026 Lincoln County voters narrowed the fields and sent a number of candidates forward to the November 6 general election. Just 25 weeks from now, the victors from last Tuesday will know their fate.

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