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Gillette woman given suspended sentence for possession

A Gillette woman has been given a suspended sentence on charges related to an incident in which methamphetamine was found in her vehicle when she crashed on the interstate near Sundance. On May 8, 2021, a Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper was notified...

Library program focuses on small town perspectives

Crook County Library is hosting the program "Wyoming: Perspectives on a Small Town with Long Streets" by Dennis Davis on Fri., May 20 at the library meeting room in Sundance. The program will begin...

Crook County currently experiencing sporadic positive COVID-19 cases

Almost a third of people who were hospitalized with COVID-19 are now believed to go on to experience post-COVID conditions six months later. Among everyone who contracted the virus, 13.3% of people are thought to have still been experiencing...

Candidates announce for state seats

Three local candidates have thrown their names in the hat for the upcoming elections, aiming to vie for Crook County’s two seats in the Wyoming State Legislature. Senator Ogden Driskill announced he will stand again for Senate District 1, saying...

Human case reported as bird flu continues to spread

As the bird flu continues to spread across the United States, including in Wyoming, a single reported case in a person from Colorado has now been confirmed by the CDC. The infected individual is reported to have had direct exposure to poultry and...

Republicans remember their legacy

Dignitaries and members of the Crook County Republican Party gathered on Saturday night for the annual Lincoln Day Dinner, a fundraising event that once again attracted a sold-out crowd. Hosted at...

Teen Challenge makes an impact

Wyoming Highway Patrol trooper James Rose started the day with this advice to the assembled sophomores and freshmen from Moorcroft, Sundance and Hulett: "You'll get the most out of today if you are...

Circuit Court

Speeding – Marsha Rogers, Hulett, WY, 91/80, $115; Zachary Anderson, Broom field, CO, 80/70, $105; Timothy Murphy, Mandeville, LA, 87/75, $120; David Henjum, Belgrade, MT, 92/75, $145; Julia Blakesley, Thermopolis, WY, 80/75, $15; Joyanna Diaz,...

California woman sentenced for two separate crimes

Paige Poor of California has been sentenced on two separate incidents that took place in Crook County almost a year apart. The first involved seizure of an estimated $100,000 worth of controlled substances from a vehicle in which she was a...

Peek at the Past

100 Years Ago May 18, 1922 By the letter from C.O. Diefenderfer, district engineer, it will be seen that the much longed-for road over the Bear Lodge will become a reality before the summer is over....

Sundance Sports

High School Track Thurs.-Sat., May 19-21 at State,...

Junior high golfers wrap up season

The Sundance junior high golf team wrapped up their spring season at the district tournament, which was held at Paradise Valley Country Club in Casper on Monday afternoon. Going up against five other...

Bulldogs qualify for state

The Bulldog track and field team competed in the Regional Track meet, held in Newcastle, this past weekend. Although many Bulldog athletes have already prequalified for the state meet, this was...

Lady Bulldogs win Spring Championship

The Sundance golf team traveled to Wright this past weekend to participate in the Spring Championships. The Lady Bulldogs walked away as the 2022 Spring Champions. "The girls won the team...

JH track tackles Best of the East

The Sundance junior high track team participated in the Best of the East Meet in Douglas on Mon., May 9. All individual events had to meet a qualifying standard during the regular season in order to participate in this meet. Sundance had four...

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month has been observed here in the US since 1949, but it seems like we mostly haven’t paid attention to it because maybe it didn’t apply to us – or so we thought. We’re fine. Our family is fine. Our neighbors are...

This Side of the Pond

If you’re a follower of the royal family, you already know that the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebration is in full swing. To commemorate her 70 years on the throne we have a brand new dessert,...

Jerry Lee Schloredt

Jerry Lee Schloredt, raconteur, foodie, avid reader, golfer, practical jokester, political pundit and all-around man about town, passed away Monday, May 16, 2022. He died peacefully at his daughter's...

Ruth "Peggy" Cronn

Literally the thirteenth child in a baker's dozen, Ruth "Peggy" Magdelene Gaddis Cronn was born on November 6, 1921, to Tilden A. Gaddis and Barbara Wolf Gaddis. Peggy's family lived in Iowa,...

Howard Charles Pickerd

Howard Charles Pickerd, 74, of Cheyenne, Wyoming passed away April 7, 2022, at home. Howard was born in Sundance, Wyoming, on May 25, 1947, to Henry and Ruth (Hauber) Pickerd. They lived in Alva,...

Colton Tipton

Colton Tipton, 19, sadly passed away Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Although it was a brief life, he certainly left his mark. He is survived by parents, Lisa Alberts, Jason Thomsen and Travis Tipton;...

Barbara "Bobbi" Nielsen

Barbara "Bobbi" Marie Bolin was born in Newcastle, Wyoming, on August 16, 1954, to Jack Bolin and Melva A. Bay Bolin. Bobbi attended the Homestead School near Hauber Mine for grades 1-5. Bobbi then...

Kari Bonnell Jensen Priewe

Kari Bonnell Jensen Priewe, 89, of Belle Fourche, South Dakota, passed away May 11, 2022 at the Belle Estate in Belle Fourche. Kari was born October 12, 1932, at Moorcroft, Wyoming, to Thorval Sr....

Sundance School Menu

Breakfast May 23 – Cereal, cinnamon toast, apple, juice May 24 – Oatmeal breakfast bar, sliced pears, GoGurt May 25 – Fruit strudel, banana, cheese stick May 26 – Croissant breakfast sandwich, peaches Grab N Go May 23 – Cheerios bar,...

Graduates

Gabrielle Velder recently received her Bachelor of Science in Education, with a major in K-12 special education from Chadron (Neb.) State College. Through Chadron, Gabrielle was a Dean's List...

Elementary music programs next week

Sundance Elementary Kindergarteners will celebrate completing their first year of school with a music program on Mon., May 23 at 2:30 p.m. Songs will include Wee Willie Winkie, Marching Rhythm, ABC Blues, Months of the Year, My Amigos, Counting...

Crook County Public Notices

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WYOMING PUBLIC NOTICES

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COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

PROCEEDINGS OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AT THE COURTHOUSE IN SUNDANCE, CROOK COUNTY, WYOMING Tuesday, May 3, 2022 8:30 o’clock a.m. Present were Chairman Kelly B. Dennis, Vice-Chairwoman Jeanne A. Whalen, Member Fred M. Devish and County...

School Warrants

Crook County School District #1 Notice is hereby given that the Crook County School District #1 Board of Trustees issued warrants for the following bills exceeding $500.00 at the regular meeting of the board held on APRIL 19, 2022, at SUNDANCE,...

City Ordinance

ORDINANCE NO. 1, 2022 AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CONTINUATION OF THE 1% EXCISE TAX PURSUANT TO WYOMING STATUTE §39-15-204(a)(i). WHEREAS, an excise tax upon the retail sale of tangible personal property, admissions and services at the rate of 1%...

Probate

STATE OF WYOMING COUNTY OF CROOK IN THE DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Probate No. 5888 IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF: JAMES B. GIVEN, Deceased. NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR DECREE OF DISTRIBUTION TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN SAID ESTATE: You...

Bids

CALL for BIDS Crook County School District #1 Board of Trustees is requesting 2022-2023 bids for: • unleaded gasoline • diesel • propane • coal • coal hauling Bid forms are available at Central Office, 122 State Hwy 585, PO Box 830,...

Budget

Budget Hearing The Crook County Museum District will be holding a Budget Meeting on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in the conference room at Old Stoney Business & Cultural Center, with the Museum District’s monthly...

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