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Telemedicine service to begin at Platte Valley Clinic

With a full-time doctor in Saratoga still unavailable, the town’s medical clinic will soon have a physician who will see patients about three times a week through a telemedicine service. Emma Diercks has the details.



Nearly 1,700 residents took advantage of Free Dump Days this spring at the Rawlins Municipal Landfill. Photo: Cali O’Hare/Bigfoot

Fall Free Dump Days may be coming to Rawlins

As Bigfoot 99 reported last week, Free Dump Days in Rawlins was a tremendous success. Citizens rid their properties of more than 414 tons of trash.

City Council praised the success of the weeklong event at last week’s regular meeting. Some council members were so impressed, they’d like to host another round of free dump days in the fall. Cali O’Hare has more.



Saratoga PD closer to fixing 911 system

Calling 911 in Saratoga still isn’t working so well. For the past few months the Saratoga Police Department has experienced issues with its 911 system. Department officials are closer to fixing the problem, however, after meeting with the company that provided the equipment. Emma Diercks has the latest.



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Museum summer camp starting in July

The Carbon County Museum in Rawlins reminds area residents of its brand new summer camp program set to begin next month.

The museum’s new education director will lead half-day camps that provide a fun and interactive look at Carbon County’s history. Cali O’Hare has the details.

To sign up for summer camp:
Call: 307-328-2740


Sports: Lady Tigers earn valuable court experience in off-season workouts

The Encampment girls basketball team’s off-season has been all about getting out and learning the sport as they’ll have a young core of players heading into the next season. Joey Saverine has the story.


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