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Café coming down

When the Coders purchased local eatery higbee’s, the plan was to renovate and reopen as swiftly as possible. Unfortunately, the Sundance City Council heard last week, it has proven impossible to...

Rest areas to re-open

Sundance and Moorcroft will see their rest areas re-open for the 2021 tourist season, and possibly beyond. In a press release, Wyoming Office of Tourism Executive Director Diane Shober described them as valuable tourism tools. “With the summer...

Vape signage coming to city parks

At the request of Crook County Prevention Specialist Katie Allen, signage within the ballparks and municipal park spaces in Sundance will soon be getting an update. The current signs, she told the council last week, are a little behind the times....

Foundation refuses to donate clinic

The Crook County Medical Foundation Board has refused a request to hand over the new clinic building in Hulett to Crook County Medical Services District (CCMSD) once construction has been paid off. Instead, the foundation says it intends to open up...

No vaccine passports for Wyoming, says governor

Vaccine passports are unlikely to become a requirement here in Wyoming after Governor Mark Gordon signed a directive last week that says state agencies, boards and commissions are not allowed to require them to access state spaces and services....

Circuit Court

Speeding – Anthony T. Fulciniti, Pine Haven, 85/75, $105; Zachariah Wilcox, Gillette, 88/80, $101; Ginger Hazelbaker, SD, 50/45, $65; Derek F. Smith, Hulett, 79/65, $130; Kuwaaupe F. Morris, 86/80, $82; Juanita Mendoza Moreno, Gillette, 85/75,...

Crook County Sheriff

May 3 – Five EMS pages. Three fire pages. Fire call. Four traffic stops. Assisted other agency. Five VIN checks. Theft report. Two sets fingerprints. Courtesy ride. Traffic complaint. House watch. Business checks. May 4 – Five traffic stops....

County in need of volunteer board members

Several boards that serve Crook County are in need of volunteers to fill seats as the terms of current members come to an end. The county commissioners strongly encourage members of the community to consider offering their service. If you would...

City still considering the future of recycling

After taking a month to consider the future of recycling in the City of Sundance, Public Works Director Mac Erickson does not yet feel he’s ready to make the right decision. What to do about glass has now been included in the overall question of...

Peek at the Past

100 Years Ago May 12, 1921 The formal opening of the Crook County Red Cross library took place Saturday, when the general public was invited to the use of the choice selection of volumes which comprise the library at present. The classifying and...

SHS Sports

High School Golf Fri., May 14, 5:30 a.m. at Spring Championships, Cheyenne High School Track Fri., May 14, 5 a.m. at Regionals, Torrington Thurs.-Fri., May 13-14 at State, Casper Junior High Golf Mon., May 17, 10 a.m. at Conference,...

Good week for golfers

The Sundance golf team participated in two invites this past week as they travelled to Torrington and Upton. They also played Devils Tower last Tuesday. Sheridan Schubarth was a second place finisher for the Lady Bulldogs at the Lusk Invite, which...

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Seventh grade girls take first at districts

NE Districts – Newcastle The seventh grade girls from Sundance took first at Districts last week in Newcastle. The eighth grade boys placed second, only 11 points behind the much larger team from...

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Bulldogs host track meet

In the final week of the regular season for track, the Bulldogs competed against eight teams at their home invitational on Friday. The Bulldogs added state qualifiers in two more events as the 1600m...

Correction: Track

In last week’s issue, the photos that accompanied the story about the Belle Fourche and Wright track meets were mistakenly attributed. They were in fact taken by photographer Alecia...

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This Side of the Pond

Reassuring news from across the pond: the United Kingdom will not be collapsing at this time. The number of large black corvids housed at the Tower of London is no longer in danger of falling below...

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Richard R. "Dickie" Proctor

Our father, Richard R. “Dickie” Proctor, left his earthly home on May 6, 2021, in Sundance after multiple times sharing this sentiment with his family: “I’m 91. I’ve lived a GOOD life....

Lee Edward Tromble

Lee Edward Tromble, 82, of Sundance, Wyoming, entered into his Savior’s presence on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, in Sundance. Lee was born in Seeley, Wyoming, on January 21, 1939. His parents, Thea and Viva Tromble, homesteaded in Seeley. Lee, a...

Service: John "Jack" Pridgeon

Memorial Services for John “Jack” Pridgeon of Beulah, Wyoming, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 15, 2021, at the Presbyterian Church in Moorcroft, Wyoming. Lunch will be served, and fellowship will follow the funeral in the...

Sundance School Menu

Breakfast May 17 – Cereal, toast, peaches, juice May 18 – Assorted muffins, chocolate pudding cup, mandarin oranges May 19 – Sausage patty, egg patty, Scooby Cinna Stix, apple sauce May 20 – Biscuits and gravy, cinnamon apple slices Grab N...

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Davis graduates with honors

Zachary Davis graduated with International Honors during the Black Hills State University commencement ceremony on Sat., May 8. During the ceremony for the College of Business and Natural Sciences,...

Strata Energy extends deadline for student scholarships

Strata Energy, Inc. has extended the deadline for Crook County high school graduates to apply for Strata’s Community Energy and Opportunity scholarships. Strata scholarships are available to students graduating from a Crook County high school or...

Crook County Farm Bureau Federation announces 2021 scholarship winners

The Crook County Farm Bureau Federation has selected the winners for three scholarships for 2021. This year’s winners are Dalton Butler, Joseph Kennah and FaithHoney Anderson. In first place, Dalton Butler was selected to receive a $1500...

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Local attractions opening this weekend

Devils Tower National Monument has announced that the Belle Fourche River Campground and picnic area will be opening on May 15. Cook Lake will also be opening for both camping and day use on May 14....

Crook County Public Notices

See public notices from all Crook County newspapers at: http://www.wyopublicnotices.com/index.php/main/search/0/Crook To place a public notice in the Sundance Times, email: stansun...

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