The Voice of the Community Since 1909, Serving Moorcroft and Pine Haven, Wyoming

Fall festival

On a beautiful fall day, the 19th annual Octoberfest, hosted by the Pine Haven Volunteer Fire Auxiliary, was manned by a few dedicated volunteers this year, despite sickness and subsequent self restrictions disabling a few key helpers.

Unfortunately, the event competed with two other happenings on Saturday, diminishing attendance significantly; however, according to event coordinator Pat Heinz, "The lack of attendance was offset by the generosity of the donations and continued loyal supporters in the community."

Auction items filled the tables set aside for the purpose to capacity and the bake...