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Despite months of work, including public input and a feasibility study, the Newcastle City Council has made Heritage Park its third priority on a list of American Rescue Plan Act grant resolutions the city plans to submit to the State Loan and Investment Board.    Officials from the city, along...

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Pinnacle Bank has been auctioning off donated Christmas wreaths and trees at its annual “Festival of Trees” for nearly two decades to raise money for local nonprofits. 

Pinnacle Bank is hosting its 19th annual Festival of Trees on Friday, Dec. 2, at the Weston County Senior Services Center, with doors opening at 6 p.m.  The money raised by Festival of Trees goes to local nonprofit organizations as a way to give back to the community, according to Pinnacle Bank...
Tallgrass Landscape Architecture LLC, of Custer, South Dakota, has completed a feasibility study for the proposed Heritage Park near Pinnacle Bank.  Mike Fridell of Tallgrass presented the study, displaying the park design, maintenance, cost estimations and economic impact, to Newcastle City...

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Mike Zkiab works on a computer during the free computer clinic he and Jim Hurley hold at the Weston County Senior Center on Mondays from 1 to 3 p.m. Although Hurley was unable to attend this week’s clinic due to his dog’s illness, the two enjoy helping people out with their computer problems because it allows them to grow in their knowledge and experience. 

The law of entropy demands that everything decays over time, and that is just as true in the computer world as it is in the natural world. Computers start off new and shiny, but eventually they start slowing down until it’s time to retire them to the landfill.  But thanks to the computer expertise...

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Matt Fridell of Tallgrass Landscape Architecture, the company steering the project through its early phases, had three preliminary concepts on display for those who attended the Newcastle Farmers’ Market on June 30. Pictured is concept C.

Alexis Barker NLJ News Editor   A splash pad, concert venue and veterans memorial, oh my!  All of these things and more may be a reality for Newcastle as the steering committee for Heritage Park develops a final concept for a proposed park at eastern gateway. The project is being undertaken through...

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Matt Fridell describes several ideas for the proposed Veterans Memorial presented by Tallgrass Landscape Architecture, which will build the memorial. The idea for the yellow dot vote is standard practice for the firm, giving the residents of a city voice in the design.

The City of Newcastle, Pinnacle Bank, the Newcastle Veterans Memorial Committee and other local organizations continue to work together toward the creation of Heritage Park, and as they begin to identify the scope of the project they have enlisted the help of Matt Fridell of Tallgrass Landscape... (307) 746-4466 1401 Washington Blvd.   Pinnacle Bank has grown throughout the last century from a small, rural community bank into a strong and modern regional organization, but they still regard old-fashioned, neighborly customs — like greeting you by name and being involved...
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s Casper Region will host a series of public open houses in various communities, including Newcastle, to present and discuss the proposed 2022 hunting seasons. The agency will also host a final public meeting at a later date.  According to a press release dated...

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Pinnacle Bank sponsored the 18th Annual Festival of Trees, a fundraising event for non-profit organizations in the area. Bethany Palmgren displays a wreath up for bids.

KateLynn Slaamot NLJ Reporter   The Pinnacle Bank’s 18th annual Festival of Trees raised a record sum of money at this year’s event on Friday, Dec. 3. The festival raised a total of $41,318 for four local organizations — FOCUS, Weston County Children’s Center, Weston County Humane Society and...

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Happy residents of Newcastle and surrounding areas browse the many wreaths that were up for auction at the 2019 Festival of Trees event. The festival was held online last year, but is back for 2021.

Walter Sprague Art and Culture Reporter   Pinnacle Bank’s 18th Annual Festival of Trees will be held this Friday, Dec. 3, at the Senior Services Building. The fundraiser was an online auction last year due to COVID, but this year it is back. Pinnacle Bank loan officer, Amy Hoffman, said that it was...

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