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 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 18, 2019

Johnson trial likely to stay here

Judge Michael Deegan will not be granting a request from the defense to move the homicide trial of Jessie Johnson to a new venue. Unless it proves impossible to seat a 12-person jury, the trial will take place in Crook County. Defense attorney Don...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 18, 2019

Déjà vu

Like an aftershock of the blizzard that hit five weeks ago, snow and wind once again rolled through Crook County last week – on the same day of the week, bringing a similar deluge of snow and strong...

 

Slip sliding

Charlie Anderson sent in this photo of a landslide of he noticed on Sunday just off U.S. Hwy. 14 near Carlile....

 

Working the "last great race"

Enthusiasts flock to witness the glory of the Iditarod each year, a thousand mile race in which man and dog work together to cover hostile territory through whiteout conditions and sub-zero...

 

Wyoming State Hunting Championships is June 8 in Upton

No high school state championship embodies more of the spirit of the West than the Wyoming State Youth Hunter Education Challenge. The 12th annual event will be held June 8 at the Upton Gun Club. All Wyoming youth 18 and under, and young hunters...

 

Marilyn Jenis Millard

Marilyn Jenis Millard, 73, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away on Monday, April 8, 2019, at her home south of Sundance. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in...

 

Darin D. Noyce

Darin D. Noyce, 55 of Aladdin, Wyoming, died Monday, April 15, 2019, in Riverton, Wyoming. Arrangements are pending with Fidler-Roberts & Isburg Funeral Chapel of Sundance, Wyoming. Online condolences may be written at www.fidler-...

 

Donald Dewey Sipe

Donald Dewey Sipe passed away on January 1, 2019, at his home in Spearfish, South Dakota. A Celebration of Life will be held at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 26 at the Spearfish Canyon Golf Course. Interment will be at the Rose Garden at Rose Hill...

 

Peek at the Past

100 Years Ago The Times April 16, 1919 Tony Bissacca was in from Beulah Friday. He is still gaining and feeling quite well after his wounds on the French front and subsequent seven months’ confinement in a hospital, during which time it was...

 

Cards of Thanks

Thank You I just want to say a special thank you to all for my cards and gifts. I had a very special day with my family, friends and neighbors. Clarice Pridgeon Our Thanks We would like to take this opportunity to thank CCMSD for donating the...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 18, 2019

Sundance drug bust leads to arrest

Sundance resident Amber Nehmer has been charged with multiple felonies after law enforcement was informed she was using and selling drugs while children were present in her home. On April 2 at around 7:20 p.m., a Crook County Sheriff’s Office...

 

Rodgers sentenced in Federal District Court

According to a press release from the United States Attorney’s Office, Gabriel Rodgers of Sundance, age 19, has been sentenced for possession of stolen firearms and conspiracy to distribute LSD and marijuana. Rodgers was arrested in Casper. He was...

 

Crook County Food Pantry

Because of the continued generous support of the people throughout this county, during the month of March the pantry aided more than 138 persons. This included 11 new clients, 45 under the age of 18 and 31 over the age of 60. We shared food with the...

 

I-90 east of Moorcroft scheduled for rehab

A five-mile section of I-90 east of Moorcroft is scheduled to be rehabilitated utilizing the Cold-in-Place (CIR) recycling technique, beginning in the next few weeks. Preliminary preparations of the interstate between mile marker 160 and 155 have...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 18, 2019

County seeks new maintenance supervisor

The Crook County Commissioners came together on Tuesday morning in the hopes of acting quickly to replace Randy Gill as Maintenance Supervisor. “I appreciate everything the county has done for me over the past 11 years,” said Gill in his...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 18, 2019

Spring cleaning? You could also be Country Junkin'

Chambers of Commerce across the county have teamed up to create a brand new event: the Country Junkin’ Weekend, a countywide opportunity for residents to get rid of the unwanted items turned up during their annual spring clean. Residents who would...

 

Circuit Court

Speeding – Valerie A. Rand, CO, 83/70, $110; Steven A. Ortiz, TX, 75/55, $145; Randy R. Painter, ID, 91/80, $100; Ricardo Trujillo, NV, 100/80, $145; Hannah Rae Bauernfeind, Hulett, 40/30, $90 Stop, Stand or Park on Highway – Michael J. Davis,...

 

Sundance Police Report

Apr. 6 – House watch and business checks. Officer investigated vandalism to a vehicle. Two officers assisted school officials with alcohol screening at prom. Five traffic stops. Apr. 7 – House watch and business checks. Officer investigated...

 

Crook County Sheriff's Office

Apr. 8 – Six VIN checks. Detention Deputy did fingerprints for passport. Detention Deputy booked in subject arrested by Wyoming Highway Patrol. Deputy assisted Wyoming Highway Patrol on traffic stop. Deputy investigated call about runaway. Deputy...

 

This Week at Your Library

The Friends of the Library Open House Luncheon has been postponed. Keep an eye on our Facebook page and our Website for the new date! Library Programming: STORYTIME: Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. April’s themes: “Food Fun”, “Community Helpers...

 

This Side of the Pond

The Friends of the Library Open House Luncheon has been postponed. Keep an eye on our Facebook page and our Website for the new date! Library Programming: STORYTIME: Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m....

 

Wyoming News Briefs

Man pleads not guilty to drug charge from 90-pound pot bust RAWLINS (WNE) — Michael Andrew Young has pleaded not guilty to a mixture of felony and misdemeanor charges resulting from a Feb. 2 bust which discovered more than 90 pounds of marijuana...

 

Enjoying the snow

Taking advantage of the most recent snow storm, Sundance students enjoyed snowshoeing during P.E. class on Friday....

 
 By Tracy Bush    School    April 18, 2019

Cattlewomen program brings local beef to school

A small rural school of 160 students, K through 12, in Hulett, is the recipient of a new program this year thanks to our local Crook County Cattlewomen. Instead of the highly processed soy-based meat traditionally served for the lunch program,...

 

Anderson earns two Congressional Awards

Cheyenne Civic Center was the venue for the 36th annual Wyoming Congressional Award for Youth Ceremony held April 7. The Wyoming Congressional Delegation, Senator Enzi, Senator Barrasso and Representative Cheney, were in attendance to present 165 you...

 

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