MINATARE — From a nondescript building on the south end of downtown Minatare, longtime area farmer Doug Yost is packaging chemicals that help ag producers and municipalities better manage their water resources.
TORRINGTON, Wyo. — Four generations of a Goshen County ranch family were on hand for the recent meeting of the Goshen County chapter of the Wyoming Historical Society.
TORRINGTON, Wyo. — Overcoming obstacles to succeed in the sport she loves is nothing new for Libby Winchell.
MITCHELL — A Mitchell couple have paired ministry and hunting in a unique organization called Doose Outfitters.
SUNRISE, Wyo. — It’s hard to decide where to start in explaining the life and times of Sunrise, Wyoming. Probably most present day residents consider its beginning to have been in the late 1800s with the discovery of copper in the Hartville Uplift, north of current Guernsey, Wyoming. After c…
SCOTTSBLUFF – On a street mostly populated by nationally branded fast food establishments, one restaurant stands out – the locally owned El Torito Grill.
GERING — Growing up in Gering, Tanya Cherry’s family introduced her to operating a business front, although she did not think she would own a flower shop.
GERING – Seven years ago, Ben and Kerri Dishman arrived in Gering from Ogallala with their two young children, not knowing a single person. Ben was chasing a dream to open his own grocery store — and it became a big success.
SCOTTSBLUFF — Three sisters have been effecting change across the Panhandle for two decades as they work to make lives in western Nebraska healthier and safer.
SCOTTSBLUFF — Faith Mills works on a collage on a wall in her office. As the new executive director at the Panhandle Partnership, she is connecting the dots, literally, to funding sources that will benefit the agencies within the partnership. It’s a big task, but her decades of work in the h…
During its 95-year history, Regional West Medical Center has experienced substantial growth and extraordinary medical advances, but one thing remains the same — the dedicated physicians, providers, nurses and staff members who make a difference in their patients’ lives.
GERING — With his coat zipped and a smile on his face, Geil Elementary counselor Matt Janecek heads outside at 7:45 a.m. every morning to greet students before they start their day.
SCOTTSBLUFF — One day, as Michael Gillen was touring the zoo with his nephew, he struck up a conversation with zoo keeper Laural Hauf. Gillen told her she had the best job in the world. Hauf told him to look into the docent program, which is made up of volunteers who help out at the zoo.
SCOTTSBLUFF — Two teachers inspired Gary Largo to pursue a career in education, which led him to educating students at Scottsbluff High School for 43 years.
SCOTTSBLUFF — Founded in 1988, Community Christian School (CCS) has been teaching biblical truths along with education fundamentals for area children.
SCOTTSBLUFF — Mentors have a way of shaping a person’s life and inspiring them to pursue and achieve their goals. Teachers and coaches have the privilege to be in a position where they can work with youth. For Terry Gilliland, his interest in athletics and teaching would afford him the oppor…