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 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 29, 2021

Health fair this weekend

The annual blood draws are complete and it’s time for the results, which will be available this weekend at the Crook County Health Fair. According to CEO Micki Lyons of Crook County Medical Services District, county residents turned out in record...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 29, 2021

District asks for ownership of Hulett Clinic

As long as the new Hulett Clinic reverts to the ownership of Crook County Medical Services District (CCMSD) once the building is completely paid off, the Board of Trustees has signaled its willingness to enter into a rental contract to occupy it....

 

Celebrating party

The annual Lincoln Day Dinner was held last Saturday at the Greater Hulett Community Center. Nearly 250 people came together to support the Crook County Republican Party. Chairman Roger Connett...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 29, 2021

The bystander effect

The kid down the street won’t make eye contact and seems like he’s always sad, and on rare occasions you can see bruises on his legs. You can’t tell whether there’s a sensible, innocent...

 

Bank sponsors FFA Clinic

Sundance State Bank sponsored the Crook County FFA Fitting Clinic for 2021 with a check for $2000. From left to right, Teagan Marchant, Shane Wolf, Peyton Ewing, Andy Miller, Echo Miller, Parker...

 

Five generations

Five generations of this family recently gathered. Left to right: Laura Redenbaugh (great-grandmother) Darlene Offdenkamp (great-great grandmother), Griffey Butler, Kylene Westcott (mother of...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 29, 2021

CCSS launches tablet program for seniors

Continuing the push to help seniors stay connected with their community, Crook County Senior Services (CCSS) has secured five iPad tablets that can be loaned out for as long as a senior would like to use them. Useful for everything from contacting...

 

Veterans assistance available

A State of Wyoming veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will conduct community outreach services around Wyoming cities throughout May. Sandy McFarland is available to meet with veterans and their families to discuss state...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 29, 2021

County unemployment rates continue to drop

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic a year ago caused a significant number of job losses across the state due to the impact of restrictions and business shut-downs. This quarter, however, the Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) has...

 

SERVICE: Clifford Allan Moore

Clifford Allan Moore passed away at home in Sundance, Wyoming, on December 13, 2020 after a long battle with cancer. He was 84 years old. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 8, 2021, at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church. Memorials... Full story

 

Why?

Why are you cast down, O my soul? And why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God, for I shall yet praise Him for the help of His countenance. ~ Ps. 42:5 Why? This small word is reasonable and searching. Often asked, demanding much and...

 

This Side of the Pond

I’m not exactly breaking news to point out the weather hasn’t been able to make its mind up recently. One minute we’re pondering the idea of shorter trousers, the next we’re knee-deep in a...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 29, 2021

Pregnant woman rescued from Warren Peak

Thanks to the assistance of deputies from the Crook County Sheriff’s Office, a pregnant woman and her husband who found themselves stranded on Warren Peak last weekend were successfully rescued despite snowdrifts blocking the road. Deputy Josh Thro...

 
 By Sarah Pridgeon    News    April 29, 2021

Single dose vaccine back on the table

The Johnson & Johnson version of the COVID-19 vaccine is back on the table after the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommended its continued use. The vaccine is once again available in Crook County,... Full story

 

Circuit Court

Speeding – Dustin D. Lane, AL, 91/70, $150; April Decker, MN, 87/75, $120; Aimee Atkins, TX, 92/75, $145; Brittni Wright, Gillette, 83/75, $101; Wendy A. Caldwell, Hulett, 80/65, $145; Mackenzie Allen, VA, 81/70, $115; Krista Rosenlund, Sheridan,...

 

Crook County Sheriff's Office

Apr. 19 – Two VIN checks. Suspicious vehicle. Assisted Highway Patrol. K9 sniff. Civil assist. Assault. Welfare check. Booked in subject. Business checks. Two EMS pages. Apr. 20 – VIN check. Three traffic stops. Funeral escort. Motorist assist....

 
 By Kim Heaster    News    April 29, 2021

This Week at Your Library

We are still doing curbside and delivery if you would prefer not to come inside. The statewide mask mandate has ended, but if you want to wear a mask in the library, we have masks available. Teens and children are encouraged to come in and use the...

 

Peek at the Past

100 Years Ago Apr. 28, 1921 Officers of the Sundance Post American Legion, are formulating plans for the observance of Memorial Day. Legion members will form in a body at 10 a.m. and march to the cemetery, where a program of music will be given and...

 

Cards of Thanks

Thank You I was so very blessed by all the wonderful birthday wishes! With love and thanks for each one. Pat Duca Our Thanks Cody and I would like to thank everyone who donated and came to support our family at Quintin’s benefit. A big thanks to... Full story

 
 By Morgan Hughes    News    April 29, 2021

Charter school bill becomes law

CASPER — A bill that allows applications to create charter schools in Wyoming to circumvent school districts has passed into law without Gov. Mark Gordon’s signature.  The legislation allows the State Loan and Investment Board to approve a...

 

Wyo Game and Fish issues 2K new elk tags as herds exceed goals

Elk populations in Wyoming’s major herds are nearly 30% over objective Wyoming Game and Fish Department personnel revealed as their governing commission approved hunting seasons and nearly 2000 additional licenses Wednesday. Some 101,800 elk...

 
 By Nate Perez    News    April 29, 2021

Trio launches project to help soil, climate

CASPER — Leave it to a former children’s TV producer, a rodeo clown and a former vice president of the Petroleum Association of Wyoming to come up with a solution to reduce carbon dioxide in the air, improve soil health and increase climate aware...

 

Wyoming News Briefs

Officials believe spark from maintenance caused rail car explosion RIVERTON (WNE) — Officials believe they know what caused the spark that led to a fatal explosion Wednesday in a railcar in Shoshoni, but they still are investigating how the...

 

Thinclads take on Douglas meet

The Sundance track and field team was in Douglas this past week. A break from the snow and rain allowed for the Bulldogs to see some competition on Friday.  Two Bulldogs had performances good enough to earn them a prequalified spot in the state...

 

FFA students study cattle industry

Crook County youth participating in beef projects will have the opportunity to work with professional cattle guru, Kirk Stierwalt at a show clinic in May at the Crook County fairgrounds. Mr. Stierwalt’s clinics have been very successful in helping...

 

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