Cheyenne’s downtown ice rink will travel to Rawlins. Photo courtesy of the Cheyenne Downtown Development Association.

Ice rink opens Saturday in downtown Rawlins

The ice rink in downtown Rawlins opens this weekend in conjunction with Small Business Saturday. Last week, students from the Carbon County Higher Education Center assembled the portable rink on Front Street.

Cali O’Hare takes a look at what’s sure to be a fun and busy Saturday in downtown Rawlins.



Carbon County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Brian Lally (left), Sheriff Archie Roybal (center), and Lt. Tom Lakia (right). Photo by Cali O’Hare/Bigfoot 99.

Sheriff’s office covering for local vacancies

The Carbon County Sheriff’s Office has been busy helping three municipalities with backfilling gaps in law enforcement.

The three towns working to establish their own police forces in the meantime. Emma Diercks has the story.



Photo: Cali O’Hare/Bigfoot 99.

Rawlins rejects property offer

Rawlins City Council last week unanimously rejected a citizen’s offer to purchase municipal property located on the east end of the city.

The “no” vote has more to do with following state laws than not wanting to sell the land. Cali O’Hare reports.



Saratoga VFD just short of bunker gear fundraising goal

The Saratoga Volunteer Fire Department is on a mission to raise $210,000. The money will be used to equip firefighters with new bunker gear.

So far, the department has raised about 83 percent of its goal. Emma Diercks reports.



Sports: Pokes look for 8th win against high flying Falcons

The Wyoming football team looks to end the regular season with back to back wins, and will have the chore of beating a talented Air Force team. Joey Saverine has the story.


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