Lincoln County Newswire (Page 2)

Lincoln County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lincoln County, WY. (Page 2)

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  1. UW spring enrollment projections up for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | The Gillette News-Record

    ... students from their prospective regions. Mel Baldwin, who lives in Afton, described his interactions with a Lincoln County student who plans to attend UW. "We're having some real success," he said. "It's been a real improvement for students in our ...

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  2. Wait and seeRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2018 | Lincoln Journal

    Last week's make-up day decision by the Lincoln County Board of Education was grounded in common sense and pragmatism. Nothing was especially different from recent years.

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  3. Commission OKs $24k bid for next round of annex workRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2018 | Lincoln Journal

    The next phase of remodeling and upgrades at the Lincoln County Courthouse annex building is expected to cost $24,000. Lincoln County's three commissioners discussed the proposed work, and a bid from a local contracting firm, at the January 4, 2018 regular session of the commission in Hamlin.

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  4. Passersby save elk from icy plungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | Post Register

    ... Fish biologist chalked up the successful rescue to the large contingent of people who stopped to help out. Lincoln County sheriff's deputies, the Wyoming Department of Transportation and about 25 residents passing by assisted, he said. Palisades ...

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  5. Hilcorp acquires Anadarko, QEP assets in SW Wyo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | The Gillette News-Record

    Hilcorp Energy, the company that purchased all of Chevron's Wyoming assets a year ago, has now purchased nearly 1,500 wells in southwest Wyoming. Many of the wells are located in the Moxa Arch, which runs through eastern Uinta County and part of Sweetwater County then up through Lincoln County and into Sublette.

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  6. Historical Potpourri: Genealogy in a Nut ShellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Ruidoso News

    Historic Lincoln County was established in 1869 at Lincoln, N.M. This sign is in Carrizozo, today's county seat. In 1911 residents of Lincoln disliked the decision to move county records to the growing town of Carrizozo.

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  7. Deputies: Lincoln Co sex offender accused of failing to notify change in addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | WBTV

    A man who is a registered sex offender in Lincoln County is facing several charges after he reportedly failed to notify the sheriff's office of a change of address. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, 55-year-old Robert Louis Proffitt allegedly went to the sheriff's office in August to complete a change of address form stating he was moving from Crouse to Blacksburg, South Carolina.

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  8. Resor charged with child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... a laptop during the search "and further indicated that pornographic images of girls would be found upon it." Lincoln County Prosecutor Allred and Lincoln County Chief Deputy Prosecutor Blaine Nelson are representing the state of Wyoming in the case ...

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  9. Experts: Tintype photo of Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett could be worth millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... researching Billy the Kid, and noticed a familiar character in his picture. If that was Pat Garrett, the Lincoln County Sheriff famous for killing Bill the Kid, who was that young man sitting to his right who looked eerily similar to Billy? Could it ...

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  10. Our crisis, our hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Lincoln Journal

    ... down. They revisit the scene. Drugs fall from the man to the ground. Another arrest. *In another part of Lincoln County, a child plays with her tablet, the electronic kind. The screen is cracked, but it still works. Mom dropped it. YouTube videos ...

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  11. Tax collections soar in Teton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... come to a high point," Liu said. "The cost of living is so expensive that many people are living in Idaho or Lincoln County. It's becoming too hard to get workers, so businesses can't grow anymore." While counties in the central part of the state ...

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  12. Crucial MattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... county are occupied less than a month out of the year, a fact that must upset people commuting every day from Lincoln County and Idaho. In Whistler, British Columbia, regulations impose a tax on homeowners who leave their house empty more than ten ...

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  13. The Great OutdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Eugene Weekly

    ... was warm, with no humidity and a couple of intense hail-producing thunderstorms. We were lucky to catch the Lincoln County Fair, where I finally tried not one but two fried Oreos, and watched an unexceptional Beatles cover band donning cheap, choppy ...

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  14. Kidnapping, sex assault suspect pleadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... and one count of sexual assault in the third degree, according to a joint press release issued by the Lincoln County Attorney's Office and the Afton Police Department. Police said that at 8:49 p.m. on Aug. 23, Nielsen forced a young woman into his ...

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  15. Charges and arraignment in district courtRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 | Star Valley Independent

    The Lincoln County Attorney's Office has filed charges and moved a case into district court for a suspect first arrested in an alleged abduction and assault case that occured in Star Valley on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017. The Lincoln County Attorney's Office and the Afton Police Department reporting today that Shane T. Nielson, age 33 of Grover, has been charged with two counts of alleged kidnapping and one count of alleged third degree sexual assault.

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  16. Afton PD & Lincoln County Attorney's office release name in alleged assaultRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | Star Valley Independent

    "As a follow up to the information that was released regarding the abduction and assault that occurred in the Star Valley area on August 23, 2017, the Afton Police Department and Lincoln County Attorney's Office release the following information: The Defendant in this matter, Shane T. Nielsen, 33, of Grover, Wyoming has been charged with two counts of Kidnapping and one count of Sexual Assault in the Third Degree. The arraignment for Mr. Nielsen was held September 25, 2017 in the District Courtroom in Kemmerer, Wyoming at which time Mr. Nielsen pled not guilty to the charges.

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  17. Charges filed Lincoln County Circuit CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | Merrill Foto News

    Steven M. Wrzesinski, 38 of Merrill -was charged September 21 with a Felony charge of Battery or Threat to a Judge, Prosecutor or Law Enforcement Officer and Misdemeanor charges of Resisting or Obstructing an Officer, Criminal Damage to Property and Operating a Motor Vehicle While Intoxicated-3rd Offense . According to court records, Wrzesinski was involved in a September 20 incident in rural Lincoln County, during which he was reportedly discovered sitting in a ditch beside a vehicle also found in the same ditch.

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  18. Obituaries- 9-22-17Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2017 | Lincoln Times-News

    Mary Jane Leonhardt Willis, 67, of 543 Bert Yarbro Rd., in Vale passed away, Thursday, September 21, 2017 at her residence. Born August 18, 1950 in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Jetter Coman Leonhardt and Mary Geraldine Taylor Leonhardt.

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  19. Rep. Hunt replaces Rep. McKim as the Chairman of the House Agriculture CommitteeRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2017 | Star Valley Independent

    ... of the Joint Agriculture, State and Public Lands & Water Resources Committee. McKim resigned on Sept. 12. The Lincoln County Commissioners will appoint someone from a list of three individuals submitted pursuant to Wyoming Statute 22-18-111(a)(iii) ...

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  20. Application period for House District 21 seat open through Friday, September 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | Star Valley Independent

    Following the announcement that Rep. Robert McKim would be retiring early from his Legislative seat do to health concerns, the Lincoln County Republican Party Central announced the process for finding a replacement. Lincoln County Chairman Paul Scherbel reports that precinct committee woman and men, now serving in House District 21, will meet at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept.

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