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Speech and Debate Season Begins


The Carbon County School District #2 speech and debate season is about to begin. This year the school district is offering bus travel to practices and meets from H.E.M. in Hanna and from Saratoga and Encampment. Help continue the legacy of … MORE →

Hanna Candidates for Council

Three candidates are running for two seats on the Hanna Town Council. The open seats are four-year terms. Bill Klemola is the incumbent. Tracy Fowler and Patricia “Pat” Gregory are the challengers. The council candidates, mayoral candidates, and the public … MORE →

Volleyball Seniors Last Home Game a Winner

Lady Miners Senior Recognition

On Saturday, October 11th, the HEM Lady Miner volleyball seniors played the last game on their home court. The Lady Miners beat the Farson Pronghorns in three sets, 25-15, 25-20, 25-22. Senior Maggie Johnson, setter, and senior Shelby Bowen, middle hitter, have started … MORE →

Hanna Candidates for Mayor

There are two candidates in the Hanna mayoral race. Tony Poulos is the incumbent mayor, and Linda Wagner is running a write-in campaign for mayor. Mission statements from the Hanna candidates for mayor are below and listed alphabetically. Bob Patton withdrew … MORE →

General Elections Coming Up

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On Tuesday, November 4th at 7 a.m., the polls will open in Hanna at the Town Hall for the 2014 general election. Voter turnout is usually smaller in a “midterm” election when the United States presidency is not up for … MORE →

Happy HEM Homecoming


Did you hear any honking, beeping, and cheering noises emanating from a string of twenty or so cars around 9 o’clock Thursday night? Read on for the explanation… Spirits were high after the Lady Miners volleyball team beat the 4A … MORE →

Hanna Grocery Store?

old Hanna Food Mart

Kyle and Amelia Young want to open a store in Hanna. They have been working on their dream for over a year, but they have been stymied by banks’ hesitancy to take a chance on this young (no pun intended) … MORE →

Fifth Penny Tax Information

The Town of Hanna’s project list for use of the Fifth Penny Tax monies include: the library, Recreation Center, Hanna Basin Museum, Wee Folks Preschool, Emergency Services, Hanna Landfill closing  (offset future landfill rate increases), infrastructure, predator control, Boy and Girl Scouts, economic development, the Town Bus, and general … MORE →