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Pinedale Online News - May 2005

(1 pictures) Marbleton webcam now online (May 31, 2005)
by Dawn Ballou
Marbleton, Wyoming, now has a webcam! The Marbleton webcam went live in late May, 2005. It is located on top of a pole at the Short Stop gas station/laundry mat on the south end of Marbleton. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Tick season is here (May 29, 2005)
Unwelcome hitchhikers
Anyone recreating outdoors in western Wyoming right now should be careful to inspect for ticks at the end of each day after their outings. Tick season is here and don’t be surprised if you find an unwelcome hitchhiker on your person after a hiking or fishing o ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Kid’s Summer Day Camp at White Pine (May 22, 2005)
June 6 – August 26
Calling all kids! Wondering what you can do this summer for fun when school is out? White Pine Resort is offering their Kid’s Summer Day Camp during the week starting Monday, June 6th. Kids from 4th grade to 8th grade can spend their days horseback riding, tra ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Memorial Day Weekend Updates (May 26, 2005)
by Dawn Ballou
Weather ... FULL STORY
Sublette County Community Clean-Up Days (May 22, 2005)
June 4 in Pinedale, June 11 in Marbleton/Big Piney
The Sublette County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring their 2nd Annual Sublette County Community Clean-up Days over two weekends in early June. The Pinedale Clean-Up Day will be on Saturday, June 4th, basing out of the Pinedale Town Park. The Marbleton/Big Pin ... FULL STORY
Real Estate in Sublette County (May 22, 2005)
Want to buy a business and set up shop here?
Tired of where you are now and want to move out west and start a new life where things are less stressful and the people more friendly? If you are interested in buying an existing business in our area, here are some commercial listings gleaned from local real ... FULL STORY
Wyoming Geology (May 22, 2005)
Rocks, precious minerals, mining history, more
Wyoming has tremendously interesting geology for those who enjoy rock hounding, finding fossils, rare gems & minerals and mountain geomorphology. We have the Continental Divide Rocky Mountains with ancient rocks; we have the Yellowstone ‘Super Volcano’; we h ... FULL STORY
Trooper injured when struck by semi-trailer (May 19, 2005)
Accident near Camp Creek, 4 miles south of Hoback Junction
by Wyoming Highway Patrol
A Wyoming Highway Patrol Trooper remains hospitalized at St. Johns Hospital in Jackson after his patrol vehicle was hit broadside by a semi tractor/trailer combination Thursday morning, May 19, in the Snake River Canyon. The crash happened just after 8:00 am ... FULL STORY
Crime Stoppers asks for public’s help (May 17, 2005)
2 ATVs stolen from Bucky’s Outdoors over the weekend
The Sublette County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in a recent burglary. Sometime between Saturday night, May 14, and Monday, May 16, someone stole two Polaris ATV’s from Bucky’s Outdoors in Pinedale. The case is currently under investigation ... FULL STORY
Fishing Hatch Report (May 16, 2005)
Green & New Fork Rivers, Soda Lake
by Fishing Guide John Ross, Two Rivers Emporium
The Fishing Hatch Report is provided by local fishing guide, John Ross, of Two Rivers Emporium and Orvis shop in Pinedale. John is a licensed outfitter offering fishing float trips on the Green and New Fork Rivers and area lakes. Their Orvis Pro Fly Fishing Sh ... FULL STORY
(22 pictures) Pinedale High School Graduation (May 29, 2005)
by Dawn Ballou
Commencement for the Pinedale High School Class of 2005 were held on Friday, May 27th in the Wrangler Gym. There were 38 graduating seniors in the class. Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal gave the commencement address. ... FULL STORY
(15 pictures) Little League Baseball (May 26, 2005)
Photo Gallery
These photos of T-Ball and Pitching Machine Little League games were taken at the Big PineyMarbleton Ball Fields on Thursday evening. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Great Blue Heron on nest (May 20, 2005)
Arnold Brokling sent in this picture of a great blue heron sitting on its nest, taken last week along the New Fork River. ... FULL STORY
(37 pictures) Green River Lakes is open! (May 22, 2005)
by Dawn Ballou, Pinedale Online!
Photos by Clint Gilchrist and Dawn Ballou, Pinedale Online! ... FULL STORY
(21 pictures) Living History Days (May 19, 2005)
Museum of the Mountain Man
by Clint Gilchrist
Photos by Clint Gilchrist ... FULL STORY
Pinedale Star Wars Premiere Midnight May 18 (May 18, 2005)
Star Wars III-Revenge of the Sith
Star Wars fans in Pinedale will be able to see the premiere viewing of Star Wars III - Revenge of the Sith, the final episode of the epic series at midnight at the Pinedale Entertainment Center. If you miss the midnight viewing, don’t fret, the movie will be ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Living History Days May 17-19 (May 17, 2005)
American Mountain Men at the Museum of the Mountain Man
Members of the American Mountain Men will be at the Museum of the Mountain Man Tuesday through Thursday, May 17-19, for Living History Days. They will give presentations and demonstrations about the every day life of the men who lived here during the early 180 ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Middle School Principal of the Day (May 17, 2005)
6th grader Justin Harwood reads 86 books to earn award
by Sublette County School District #1
Justin S. Harwood, a sixth-grader at Pinedale Middle School has earned the Principal of the Day Award. Justin said he read eighty-six books to earn the award. Justin’s favorite book is 'Eragon' by Christopher Paolini. "I like magical books and books about d ... FULL STORY
PAWG to meet May 19 (May 17, 2005)
Pinedale Anticline Working Group
The Pinedale Anticline Working Group (PAWG) will be meeting on Thursday, May 19 in the Lovatt Room of the Sublette County Library in Pinedale. Topics will include comments by Pinedale BLM Office Field Director Prill Mecham and an update on funding decisions fo ... FULL STORY
Pinedale man killed in car crash (May 16, 2005)
Robert Spence, 78, dies in collision near Rock Springs
Pinedale resident Robert Spence, 78, was killed Friday, May 13th, in a vehicle collision near Rock Springs. According to a Wyoming Highway Patrol report, the accident occurred Friday night around 10:30 pm about 12 miles north of Rock Springs in Sweetwater Coun ... FULL STORY
Graveside Services for Lonny Elliott May 21 (May 16, 2005)
Graveside services for Lonny Elliott will be held on Saturday, May 21, at 3 pm at the Pinedale Cemetery. ... FULL STORY
(30 pictures) Wyoming Range Conditions (May 15, 2005)
by Dawn Ballou
Two weekends ago we scoped out the Wind River side of our Upper Green River Valley. This past weekend we decided to head west and check out the Wyoming Range, McDougal Gap road and North & South Cottonwood Creeks and Bare Pass roads. ... FULL STORY
(8 pictures) Meet Me on the Green! (May 15, 2005)
Green River Rendezvous, July 7-10, 2005
by Clint Gilchrist
As we get ready for our modern-day Green River Rendezvous in July, what was happening with the fur trappers and businessmen who were getting ready for the original Green River Rendezvous more than 170 years ago? ... FULL STORY
Funeral Services for Arlene Kape May 16 (May 14, 2005)
Funeral services for Arlene Kape will be held on Monday, May 16th at 10:00 am at Hudson's Funeral Home in Pinedale. ... FULL STORY
Spring storm brings more snow (May 13, 2005)
Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s spring storm brought much-needed moisture to Wyoming. SnoTel automatic reading stations in the Gros Ventre and Wind River Mountains reported from 4-13” of new snow. The Wyoming Range SnoTels reported from 7-19” of new snow. Heavy rain ... FULL STORY
Little Buckaroo Rodeo contestants wanted (May 13, 2005)
The Big Piney Chuckwagon Days Rodeo Committee is looking for contestants to enter the Little Buckaroo Rodeo on July 2nds and the IMPRA Rodeo on July 3-4. Sign up forms can be picked up at Pinedale and Big Piney libraries and Office Outlet stores or from Trista ... FULL STORY
Events May 14-21 (May 13, 2005)
Lots to see and do!
Tired of winter and ready to get out and start doing things again? Spring is here and the pace is picking up. There are many activities and events scheduled for mid-May. Here is what is on tap for the week of May 14-21. ... FULL STORY
Pinedale Middle School Track (May 13, 2005)
by Jenifer Proud
The Pinedale Middle School track team finished up their season with a trip to Rock Springs for the annual I-80 Invitational. Although the weather was questionable at times, the team stayed until the final race was over. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Wyoming State History Day (May 13, 2005)
Pinedale Students make good showing
by Ann Noble
Pinedale Middle and High School Students did well at Wyoming State History Day in Laramie April 25, 2005. Three students brought home awards. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Stuck Steer (May 13, 2005)
Stuck Steer Friday the 13th was not a good day for this steer who managed to get his head stuck inbetween the bars on the hay feeder. It took two strong men to turn and wrestle his head to finally free him. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Governor Freudenthal chastises Feds (May 10, 2005)
Forest Service and BLM rule changes
Wyoming Governor Dave Freudenthal doesn’t think much of two recent rule changes by the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management. ... FULL STORY
Seatbelts, highway safety, summer travel (May 10, 2005)
The Wyoming Highway Patrol wants drivers on Wyoming roads to be aware of upcoming safety campaigns and recent changes in seat belt laws for children. ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Ben Gunn wins TRIG STAR competition (May 10, 2005)
1st in Pinedale, 3rd in State
by Sublette County School District No. 1
Mark Eatinger, from sponsoring company Rio Verde Engineering, congratulated Ben Gunn for being awarded TRIG-STAR for the 2004/2005 school year. A TRIG-STAR demonstrates through a series of timed exercises that he or she is the most skilled in the practical ap ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Students compete in State Math Contest (May 10, 2005)
by Sublette County School District No. 1
If the thought of taking math tests makes you nervous you wouldn’t want to change places with eighteen PHS math students who participated along with 110 others in the Herb Wolsborn State Math Contest Southwest Region Competition on April 19 at Western Wyoming ... FULL STORY
(26 pictures) Soda Lake Opening Day (May 10, 2005)
Diehards are rewarded
by Clint Gilchrist
Snow, rain and cold, along with reports of low water and low fish levels, combined to keep turn out low on opening day at Soda Lake, May 10th. But the diehard fishermen were rewarded with a small, but active, fish population. Bill (Rock Springs) has made 19 ... FULL STORY
Stabbing of Marbleton man under investigation (May 9, 2005)
A Marbleton man was hospitalized in Idaho Falls after being stabbed Sunday evening, according to a news release by the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies and Big Piney EMTs responded to a call about a stabbing at 11:25 pm Sunday, May 8th. Marbleton res ... FULL STORY
G&F proposes changes to preference point system (May 9, 2005)
Public meetings are being held in May to receive comments on proposed details of two laws passed by the Wyoming Legislature: the nonresident preference point system for elk, deer and antelope and the process of notifying the sheriff and the media in the county ... FULL STORY
Boat owners urged to register boats now (May 9, 2005)
Both new boat owners and renewals are encouraged to register now to avoid the annual rush of registrations immediately before Memorial Day, says Chantal Couture, who oversees boat registrations for the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. "Every year there are s ... FULL STORY
Pinedale All School Reunion June 24-25 (May 5, 2005)
Everyone welcome
The 2005 Pinedale All-School Reunion is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25, in Pinedale. The All-School Reunion invites all people who attended school here. ... FULL STORY
Almquist named 'Officer of the Year' (May 5, 2005)
Pinedale Game Warden Dennis Almquist
South Pinedale Game Warden Dennis Almquist was named the 2004 'Officer of the Year' by the Wyoming Game Warden’s Association at their annual meeting in Cody in April. Almquist, who retired from the Wyoming Game & Fish Department January 2nd after 34 years of ... FULL STORY
Apply now for resident elk, deer and antelope licenses (May 5, 2005)
Application period May 1-31
Applications for limited quota elk, deer and antelope hunting licenses must be received at the Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s Cheyenne office by 5 p.m. May 31. Hunters are encouraged to apply early in the application process, according to Chris Canterbury, ... FULL STORY
Pinedale teachers get raise (May 5, 2005)
Salary and benefit raise approved for 2005-2006 school year
Pinedale teachers will see a bigger paycheck next year thanks to a raise in salary and benefits approved by the Sublette County School District No. 1 school board in a special meeting on April 28th. The decision was made to increase the teacher base on the sal ... FULL STORY
Adopt-a-Highway Spring Clean Fling (May 4, 2005)
The view from Wyoming's highways will improve in the coming weeks as hundreds of Adopt-A-Highway volunteers get out to clean their two-mile highway sections during the annual Spring Clean Fling. Now in its 16th year, Wyoming's Adopt-A-Highway program has about ... FULL STORY
(27 pictures) Current conditions around Pinedale (May 3, 2005)
May 1st scouting drive around the area
by Dawn Ballou
For those wondering about current conditions around Pinedale, we took a scouting trip to check out several areas people have written in asking about lately. While Memorial Day weekend at the end of May is the traditional kick-off for the tourist season here, M ... FULL STORY
(1 pictures) Pinedale Middle School Academic Bowl (May 2, 2005)
by Sublette Co School District No. 1
Fifteen 7th and 8th grade students participated in the Southwest and Western Wyoming Middle School Academic Bowl in Lyman on April 27. The students, selected to attend based on overall grade point average, included 7th graders Jake Brunette, Kristen Corwin, ... FULL STORY
Forest Service program May 11 (May 2, 2005)
Documentary about history of Forest Service
The Pinedale Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest will be hosting an Open House and showing of a film documentary on Wednesday, May 11th, in celebration of the Forest Service’s centennial year. The open house will begin at 5 pm and the 2-hour d ... FULL STORY
Snowstorm kills birds in Yellowstone Park (May 2, 2005)
The spring storm that brought five inches of new snow to Pinedale last week was the apparent cause of the deaths of over a hundred migratory birds in Yellowstone National Park. ... FULL STORY
(2 pictures) May Day colt (May 2, 2005)
This little colt was born Sunday evening, May Day, on a ranch near Big Piney. Here he is only a few minutes old. ... FULL STORY

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