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On thin ice

Grace Moore photo Keyhole State Park Superintendent Wade Henderson reports ice between four and eight inches thick throughout the reservoir with pressure fissures noted around Coulter Bay, Pat’s...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    January 9, 2020

Lindholm offers legislative preview

It’s all about creativity, says Representative Tyler Lindholm, whose efforts at the 2020 Legislative Session are set to center on economic diversification. From creating a friendly environment for new business to figuring out how to deal with...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    January 9, 2020

Marijuana seized after high speed chase

A North Dakota man led law enforcement on an extended high speed chase on Sunday, reaching speeds well over 100 mph. The chase began when the suspect refused to exit his vehicle and ended with the discovery of a stash of marijuana that he appears to...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    January 9, 2020

Sheriff's Office will enforce state laws on tobacco sales

The minimum age for purchasing tobacco anywhere in the United States was raised just before Christmas from 18 to 21. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not yet issued full guidance as to how t...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    January 9, 2020

Church to send greetings to service members

If a family member is serving overseas in the armed forces and would appreciate the occasional message to let them know they are thought of, the Church of Christ in Sundance would like to hear from you. Church member Chris Nye has taken charge of a...

 

Helen Margaret Doll

Helen Margaret Doll, 91, passed away December 29, 2019 at the Hot Springs County Memorial Hospital in Thermopolis, Wyoming. She was presently residing at the Wyoming Pioneer Home. Born August 9, 1928 in Glenrock, Wyoming, she was the daughter of... Full story

 

Card of Thanks

Our Thanks Crook County Family Violence and Sexual Assault Services (CCFV/SAS) would like to thank Sundance State Bank and the citizens of Crook County for their monetary contribution to the... Full story

 

This Week at Your Library

The Library will be closed Monday, January 20, for Wyoming Equality Day. Library Programming: TODDLER AND PRESCHOOL STORYTIME on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. January’s themes: “Snowmen”, “Warm as Toast”, “Play to Learn Stations” and...

 

Library hosting tea party

Crook County Library will present a High Tea Party in celebration of “Little Women” on Friday, January 24 at 1:30 p.m. The party is for young women in seventh through twelfth grade. Ladies may come in period clothing (1868-69) or a party dress,...

 

Peek at the Past

100 Years Ago The Times January 7, 1920 The Sundance ice harvest will be practically completed this week, J.E. Haines having had charge of most of the contracts. The Sterns pond is the source of supply. The talked of special session of the Wyoming le...

 

Veterans' breakfast

Crook County Senior Services sponsored the free monthly veterans’ breakfast at the Sundance Senior Center December 20. Thirty-three veterans were in attendance and heard updates from Tim Sheppard...

 

Circuit Court

Speeding – Meghan L. Casey, SD, 83/70, $110; Tanner N. Tadra, CO, 88/75, $110; Leslie M. McKee, MT, 80/70, $90; Travis L. Andrews, GA, 79/70, $88; Demarcus A. Rhodes, CO, 84/70, $115; Jared D. Schiers, UT, 86/75, $100; Cody R. Kimsey, Moorcroft,...

 

Sundance Police Department

Dec. 21 – House watch and business checks. Officer assisted Belle Fourche Police Department with case follow-up. Three bar checks. Seven traffic stops. Dec. 22 – House watch and business checks. Welfare check. Two traffic stops. Dec. 23 ...

 

Crook County Sheriff's Office

Dec. 30 – Five VIN checks. Four traffic stops. Paper service. Fingerprints done for conceal carry. Two inmates booked in detention facility. Welfare check. Report of child neglect. Fire was paged out two times. Dec. 31 – Six VIN checks. Six...

 

Letter to the Editor

Two days after Christmas we received a generous gift in the form of a $2500 check donation to the Crook County Council of County Services (Crook County Food Pantry). Larger donations of this amount are always a welcome surprise. Included with the...

 

This Side of the Pond

Not quite done with celebrating yet? The trouble with January is that all the fun of the holidays is over and it’s back to work with a list of resolutions in hand, all of which involve having less...

 

Chapel of Faith

Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my salvation and my God. Psalm 43:5 1828 Noah Webster Dictionary. HOPE, noun [Latin cupio.] A desire of some good, accompanied with at...

 

Wyoming News Briefs

Cody standoff ends with one dead CODY (WNE) — A standoff involving Cody police and Park County deputies ended around 5:30 p.m. Monday when authorities in tactical gear entered a camper where a 76-year-old man had shot and killed himself after...

 
 By Mike Koshmrl    News    January 9, 2020

Elk Refuge to begin feeding cutbacks in spring

JACKSON — With some last-minute changes being made to satisfy the state of Wyoming, the National Elk Refuge is moving forward with a five-year plan to start whittling down its historic elk-feeding program. A document outlining the long-delayed...

 

Judge: UW must give Nichols docs to media

LARAMIE — Albany County District Court Judge Tori Kricken ruled Friday that the University of Wyoming must turn over, within 30 days, numerous records related to former UW President Laurie Nichols to several news organizations, including the...

 
 By Daniel McArdle    News    January 9, 2020

Bill would let districts set attendance policies

SHERIDAN — The Joint Education Committee advanced a bill that gives school districts increased power to determine disciplinary policy for absences and increasing penalties for absenteeism and truancy. The bill grants school districts the power to...

 

Quilt winner

FCCLA members meeting Ray Leeman to present a quilt that was sewn and quilted by them in the SHS textiles class. Leeman is the winner of the red, white and blue quilt made by FCCLA members. Community...

 

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