Worland

Worland Police Department Captain Zach Newton informed and educated parents on current youth drug trends Monday evening at Worland Middle School’s parent night event.  “If it’s in the national headlines, you can bet it’s happening here.” said Captain Newton. Worland is not immune to the reality of the nation’s drug problems, in fact, as Newton’s…

The Worland City Council met at City Hall Tuesday night in their second regular meeting of January. Last nights agenda was a bare one, with few actionable items taken up by the council. Members from each ward, by request of the mayor, nominated a councilman or councilwoman to serve on the new Sewer and Water…

Worland Middle School will hosted their Parent Night Event Monday evening at 7:00 P.M. in the Middle School Auditorium. Local Worland Police Department Chief Gabe Elliott talked to parents about vaping devices, with increased emphasis on the Juul device. Local law enforcement began seeing Juuling devices in Worland about 18 months ago. The company, which…

Worland Middle School will host their Parent Night Event this evening beginning at 7:00 P.M. in the Middle School Auditorium. Local Worland Police Department Chief Gabe Elliott and Captain Zach Newton will inform and educate parents on current youth drug trends. In addition the officers will talk to parents about Vaping and Juuling, two popular…

An audio version of this news is available here. Prior to the opening of Tuesday’s County Commissioners meeting, newly elected county officials took part in a swearing-in ceremony inside the District Court House. Judge Bobbi Overfield preceded over the swearing-in ceremony. County Commissioners Fred Frandson and Terry Wolf, County Attorney John Worrall, County Treasurer Doris…

Winter is here, but for Worland area residents, that doesn’t mean you have to stay cooped up inside for the entire season. The City of Worland Public Works and Parks Department continues to be hard at work providing some fun outdoor venues for citizens to enjoy. Worland Director of Public Works Brian Burky gave Big…

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department reports another increase in hunting applications from both residents and non-residents last year. Game and Fish Director Scott Talbott says the hunting opportunities in Wyoming are sought after because of the high-quality wildlife, access and the experience with friends and family. Talbott says the agency thanks hunters for their…

A higher education administrator is advocating a program to help adults in Wyoming return to college for workforce training. The Sheridan Press reports that Northern Wyoming Community College District President Paul Young advocates the state creating a need-based statewide program for adult returning students. Young gave the hypothetical example of an electrician wanting to receive…

The Northern Wyoming News reports that the Washakie County Conservation District is picking up Christmas trees this weekend for free, whether you live in city limits or outside city limits this weekend. On Jan. 5 in Worland, within city limits, Christmas trees need to be placed outside in the alley, by the dumpster and free…

A new year and new changes for fishing, small game, game bird and fur bearer license holders. Beginning in 2019, no matter when you buy a new license, it will be valid for 12 months from the purchase date, giving hunters an entire year of hunting and recreation, instead of the old rule of the…


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