Articles from the September 9, 2021 edition
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'Vettes for Vets
To honor the 13 servicemen and women who were lost during the withdrawal from Afghanistan, including Rylee McCollum of Wyoming, the Pine Haven Days parade this year included a special element....
County man held in wife's death
A county man was arrested on Sunday after allegedly causing the death of his wife of 53 years. Edward Svoboda is believed to have struck his wife with a truck in the couple’s back yard. Three deputies from the Crook County Sheriff’s Office...
Back on the gridiron
SHS Senior Levi Rudloff breaks free during Friday's season opener in Lead, SD and motors into the endzone for a touchdown. The Upton-Sundance Patriots won the game going away by a final score of...
Hospital still overwhelmed
Crook County Memorial Hospital is still dealing with high numbers of serious COVID-19 cases. Little has changed since a sudden influx of patients began arriving just over a week ago, according to CEO Micki Lyons of Crook County Medical Services...
Run-off elections still on the table
Only one of three proposed changes to Wyoming’s voting system met with the approval of the Joint Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions Committee on Thursday. Ranked choice and open primaries appear to have fallen by the wayside, but...
Merle Lynn Duvall
Merle Lynn Duvall passed away peacefully on August 26, 2021, surrounded by family at his home in Laramie. Born November 1, 1949 to Merle M. and Pauline Duvall, Lynn was a beloved and loving husband, brother, father, grandfather and uncle. He is... Full story
John Edward Strong
Sunday, September 5, 2021, John Edward Strong, loving husband and father passed away in Upton at the age of 59. John was born April 30, 1962 to George and Alice Strong. He was the youngest of ten children. John graduated from Upton High School... Full story
Kenny Glover went home to the Lord on September 1, 2021, with his wife by his side. Kenneth Charles Glover was born on a rural homestead south of Sundance, Wyoming. He was delivered by a midwife on December 6, 1937, to Theodore K. Glover and Bonnie... Full story
John Long, 77, of Gillette, Wyoming, passed away with COVID-19 lung complications Saturday, August 28, 2021, at Campbell County Memorial Hospital. A celebration of his life begins at 1 p.m. (MDT), Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Clarenbach Memorial... Full story
Clara Alice Potter
Clara Alice (Pickerd) Potter, 80, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away at Monument Health Spearfish on Sunday, August 29, 2021. She was born November 2, 1940, in Spearfish, South Dakota, to Emerson Willard and Margaret Elizabeth (Hopson) Pickerd. She... Full story
Gilbert "Gib" Hansen Wilson
Gilbert "Gib" Hansen Wilson, 90 of Spearfish, South Dakota, died from COVID-19 Monday, August 30, 2021, at Fort Meade VA Medical Center in Sturgis, South Dakota. Gib was born July 16, 1931 in Lincoln, Nebraska, the son of Curtis and Naomi (Gilbert)... Full story
Peek at the Past
100 Years Ago Sept. 15, 1921 County Agent Glen Hartman left Sunday afternoon for Douglas, where he will enter the Crook County exhibit in the state fair. Mr. Hartman has given notice to all other...
The Suicide Prevention Awareness Month fundraiser hosted by Crook County Prevention was wrongly listed in last week’s issue as taking place in Pine Haven. It will actually be held in Hulett, at the Ponderosa Café, on September 10 from 5 to 9... Full story
Card of Thanks
Thank You Thanks to the city landscaping crew and the Joneses for all the work they are doing to clean up Sundance Creek in town. It is a great improvement. Joann Safford...
Sundance man charged with child abuse and possession of a deadly weapon
Austin London faces charges of child abuse and possession of a deadly weapon with unlawful intent after allegedly physically assaulting a victim in their home near Sundance. A Crook County Sheriff’s Office deputy was called to a residence on...
Iowa man sentenced for possession with intent to deliver
An Iowa man has received a split sentence on a felony charge of possession with intent to deliver after he and a companion were found to be transporting a significant quantity of marijuana products after being pulled over for speeding on Hwy 212. On...
Speeding – Long Nguyen, CA, 83/70, $125; Gregory Oswald, SD, 70/45, $295; Rosa Hassapis, WA, 86/75, $115; Karen Howton, CA, 88/75, $125; Adam Skirmont, IL, 65/45, $170; Apolonio Deltoro, CA, 86/75, $115; Joydeep Das, MN, 89/80, $103; Ghullam Qurban...
Rental assistance touted as eviction moratorium overturned
The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned the moratorium on tenant evictions that was announced by CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky a few weeks ago. The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) has responded by urging Wyomingites who are in...
Fourteenth annual open house/potluck at Carlile
Members of Fire Zone #16 are hosting their 14th annual open house/pot luck at the Carlile Fire Hall on Sat., Sept. 18, from 6 p.m. until everyone goes home. Live music will be performed by Bob, Pat and Doug, along with Doug Ren, giving guests a...
This Week at Your Library
We are still doing curbside and delivery if you would prefer not to come inside. If you are a Master Gardener, will you please contact the library? We would like to have some gardening programs, and need a master gardener to lead them. Thanks! The...
Dear NP, When is flu season and what is the best time to get the flu vaccine? Dear Reader, Influenza circulates year-round, but the peak season for flu is during the fall and winter months. Cases of...
WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION LEGAL NOTICE INVITATION TO BID The Wyoming Department of Transportation will receive bids electronically through Public Purchase until 11:00 A.M., Mountain Time on October 5, 2021, at which time they will be... Full story
Public Service Commission
PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act and the Wyoming Public Service Commission’s (Commission) Rules, the Commission hereby gives notice that Powder River Energy Corporation’s (PRECorp or the Cooperative) has filed... Full story
NOTICE OF SALE OF ABANDONED VEHICLE The following vehicle will be sold at 11 a.m. on September 20, 2021 at 72 Thorn Divide Rd, Carlile, Crook County, Wyoming, to wit: A 1960 Jeep CJ5 VIN# 57548-122886, titled in the name of Charles Beam. The seller... Full story
Sale for delinquent taxes
NOTICE OF SALE OF REAL PROPERTY FOR 2020 DELINQUENT TAXES The State of Wyoming ) ) ss County of Crook ) County Treasurer’s Office August 20, 2021 Notice is hereby given that I, Mary Kuhl, the duly elected, qualified and acting county treasurer... Full story