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COVID-19 Daily Update - October 30

Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 431 since yesterday and now stand at 11,020. Probable cases have increased by 90 to 2008. Crook County has had a total of 109 confirmed cases and 11 probables after 4 new confirmed... Full story

COVID-19 Daily Update - October 28

Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 253 since yesterday and now stand at 10,288. Probable cases have increased by 87 to 1858. Crook County has had a total of 101 confirmed cases and 11 probables after 3 new confirmed... Full story

Wyoming News Briefs

Two Campbell County residents killed in Thursday morning crash GILLETTE (WNE) — Two Gillette residents were killed in a two-car crash about 9 a.m. Thursday about 34 miles south of Gillette on Highway 59 near Breene Road.  A Ford E-350 with seven...

First COVID-19 death recorded in county

It’s not too late to turn this ship around, said state health officer Dr. Alexia Harrist last week. Wyoming is seeing a significant surge of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, but we can still slow the spread. “Six weeks ago, Wyoming was in a... Full story

COVID-19 Daily Update - October 29

Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 301 since yesterday and now stand at 10,589. Probable cases have increased by 60 to 1918. Crook County has had a total of 105 confirmed cases and 11 probables after 4 new confirmed... Full story

Wyoming prepares for COVID-19 vaccine

Hopes are high that one of the many vaccines being developed for COVID-19 will soon successfully pass the testing phase and be made available to the public, part of an overall strategy to see the pandemic brought under control once and for all.... Full story

Circuit Court

Speeding – Maureen Koeltl, CA, 97/80, $145; Emilee Goldy, SD, 96/80, $140; Cameron McPherson, WI, 92/80, $120; Stacey Stone, Moorcroft, 89/80, $103; Michael Werner, TN, 84/70, $130; Diego D. Valeriano Ochoa, Gillette, 86/80, $97; Wendall...

Sundance applies for CARES Act funding

The Sundance City Council convened via online meeting on Monday evening with a single purpose in mind: to approve the mayor’s signature on a grant application to the State Lands and Investments Board (SLIB) for $25,000. SLIB administers...

State seeks extension for spending federal stimulus money

CASPER – Wyoming leaders are hoping for more money from the federal government as Congress remains gridlocked over an additional round of stimulus funding.  The state is working to spend the remainder of the $1.25 billion in federal relief...

Crook County Sheriff's Office

Oct. 19 – Two VIN checks. Traffic stop. Assist to Wyoming Highway Patrol twice. Suspicious person. Business check. Six EMS pages. Fire department page. Oct. 20 – Four VIN checks. Two traffic stops. Business checks. One subject booked into jail....

SHS Sports

U-S Patriots Football Fri., Oct. 30, 6 p.m. vs. Lovell at Upton – first round of playoffs Sat., Nov. 7 – semi finals High School Volleyball Thurs.-Sat., Oct. 29-31 at Regionals, Sundance Thurs.-Sat., Nov. 5-7 at State, Casper Junior High...


Lady Bulldogs wrap up Homecoming with pair of wins

Homecoming week brought the Big Horn Rams and Kaycee Buckaroos to town for the Sundance Lady Bulldogs volleyball team. Two nights of volleyball added two more wins to the Lady Bulldogs record and...


Patriots slam Rams, roll into postseason

It was a cold and snowy night on Friday as the Big Horn Rams pulled into town for the Wyoming High School 2A game of the week against the Upton-Sundance Patriots. It was also Homecoming week for...

College Sports

UW Football Wyoming – 34, Nevada – 37 Next: Fri., Oct. 30, 7:45 p.m. vs. Hawaii; Thurs., Nov. 5, u p.m. at Colorado State BHSU Football BHSU – 7, Colorado Mesa – 56 Next: Sat., Nov. 7, 1 p.m. vs. SD...


Skeens, Marchant bring home top ten finishes

The Sundance High School Bulldogs completed their 2020 season at the 2A State Cross Country Meet in Douglas Oct. 24. The snow-covered course proved a challenge to the Bulldog runners as they...

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Why should judges really be retained? Why do people vote to retain any judges? What do we really know about their performance on the bench? What does that poll of attorneys really tell us? Does that poll include prosecutors? How do we...



And the natives showed us unusual kindness; for they kindled a fire and made us all welcome, because of the rain that was falling and because of the cold. – Acts 28:2 A five-day journey...


Dear NP

Dear NP, How often should I be screened for type II diabetes? What is prediabetes? Is there anything I can do to reverse prediabetes and prevent diabetes? F. F. Dear F. F., November is diabetes...


Earl Milten "Mick" Gray

Earl Milten “Mick” Gray, 97, passed away peacefully at Sheridan’s VA Mountain View Living Center in Sheridan, Wyoming, on October 20, 2020. Milten resided at his home in Sundance, Wyoming, for... Full story


James David Clark

James “Jim” David Clark, 77, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away peacefully at home on October 21, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. Visitation was Monday, October 26, 2020, from 4-6 p.m.... Full story


Larry Glen Riehemann

Larry Glen Riehemann, 64, of Moorcroft, Wyoming, passed away on October 14, 2020, at his home of natural causes. He was born May 5, 1956, in Sundance, Wyoming, to William C. and Ledel (Baldwin)... Full story

Sundance School Menu

Breakfast Nov. 2 – Cereal, toast, fruit salad, juice Nov. 3 – Cinnamon French toast, apple slices, string cheese Nov. 4 – Mini bagels, strawberries, GoGurt  Nov. 5 – Breakfast burrito, pineapple tidbits, yogurt Grab & Go Nov. 2 – Cereal...


Low temps, high spirits

Homecoming week saw costumes, parties and a parade that went off without a hitch despite the weather’s best...

SHS Honor Roll

Seniors Dalton J. Byrne Tristin L. Crowder Devin Rylan Diede Peyton Lee Ewing Ashlynn Jane Fowler Lane A. Gill Nevada J. Gill Wyatt John Gillespie Owen A. Haiar Baillee T Heaster Rhianna L Heaster Lane S. Hodge Blake Kermit Homola Austin Clay...

SDSU Dean's List

The following students have been named to the dean’s list for academic excellence after the spring 2020 semester at South Dakota State University. To earn dean’s list distinctions in SDSU’s colleges, students must have completed a minimum of...

Mixed bag expected for local hunting seasons

As deer season opens next week, Game Warden Chris Teter feels that hunting opportunities are likely to be a mixed bag this year in local hunt areas. Deer Mule deer numbers are good in most of the county, says Teter, and hunters who have access to...


CROOK COUNTY LAND USE PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION Regular Meeting Minutes Cody Galloway Roger Connett Chairman Vice-Chairman October 13, 2020 Members Present: Vice-Chairman, Roger Connett, Mary Yemington, Morgan Ellsbury Members Absent: Chairman,...


MINUTES of MEETING BOARD of TRUSTEES CROOK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 Preparing Today for Success Tomorrow CCSD#1 will prepare & empower all students for successful, lifelong learning through effective teaching. CALL TO ORDER The regular meeting of...

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