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Dancers of all ages with individualized regalia participate in the grand entry at the Shoshone-Bannock Festival, one of the most popular events on the summer powwow circuit. Photo courtesy of Shoshone-Bannock Tribes Office of Public Affairs

A Time to Dance, Celebrate Tradition

Aguilar siblings and others keep their vibrant and colorful Te-Moak traditions alive By Dianna Troyer Stepping into her mother’s childhood moccasins at age...

New website design for Wells Rural Electric Company

Improving the Member Experience

WREC’s new, user-friendly website was designed based on your input When Wells Rural Electric Co. set out to redesign the cooperative’s website, www.wrec.coop,...

Carlin’s Ghost Rider Fighter Pilot

Richard Perry’s legacy honored at National Naval Aviation Museum By Dianna Troyer, Photo by Sarah Spratling Carlin Casualties To honor Carlin veterans who died...

Nesting Concerns

If Wells Rural Electric Co. asked members to create a list of the biggest challenges to the cooperative’s ability to provide reliable electricity,...

WREC’s Capital Credit Season

Every May is capital credit month for Wells Rural Electric Co. owners. This year, WREC is retiring $447,279.83 in capital credits to members....

Electrical Safety Month

At Wells Rural Electric Co., we often speak of our mission to provide members with safe, reliable and affordable electricity. While we value...

Wendover Airport Director Lisa Dunn oversaw the first helicopter fueling station at the airport. She hopes Trans Aero helicopters will use the airport as a fuel stop.

Wendover Airport Changes Course

Director expands services while supporting restoration of historic airfield’s buildings By Dianna Troyer Even before she learned to drive, Wendover Airport Director Lisa...

The Value of Hydro

Reliable renewable energy? Hydro power has the Northwest covered. Most conversations about renewable energy these days focus on solar panels, wind turbines and...

Second-grader Miranda works at a digital whiteboard during class.

School Designed With Longevity in Mind

Despite setbacks, West Wendover’s new elementary school becomes a cherished reality By Dianna Troyer, Photos by Sarah Spratling For 21 years, Brenda Carter taught...