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  • Skeens, Marchant bring home top ten finishes

    Jennifer Jungwirth|Oct 29, 2020

    The Sundance High School Bulldogs completed their 2020 season at the 2A State Cross Country Meet in Douglas Oct. 24. The snow-covered course proved a challenge to the Bulldog runners as they competed in nearly four inches of snow and slush and below 20-degree temperatures. The adversity did not stop senior Hunter Skeens and freshman Rylie Marchant from claiming top ten spots in the competition, however. Skeens placed 4th in a time of 19:02, while Marchant finished 7th in a time of 24:45. It was...

  • Lady Bulldogs wrap up Homecoming with pair of wins

    Rebecca Maupin|Oct 29, 2020

    Homecoming week brought the Big Horn Rams and Kaycee Buckaroos to town for the Sundance Lady Bulldogs volleyball team. Two nights of volleyball added two more wins to the Lady Bulldogs record and brought their regular season to a close. Starting out against Big Horn on Friday afternoon, the Lady Bulldogs had some hard-hitting competition. Although neither side could string much together for consecutive points in the first set, the play at the net kept the audience’s attention with Ty Holloman a...

  • Patriots slam Rams, roll into postseason

    Rebecca Maupin|Oct 29, 2020

    It was a cold and snowy night on Friday as the Big Horn Rams pulled into town for the Wyoming High School 2A game of the week against the Upton-Sundance Patriots. It was also Homecoming week for Sundance High School and the Patriots were looking to end their regular season play on a win. Taking to the field on offense, the Patriots struggled for yardage on their first drive and were forced to punt the ball away. As the Big Horn Rams’ offense came to the field, they did not fare much better. B...

  • COVID-19 Daily Update - October 28

    Oct 29, 2020

    Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 253 since yesterday and now stand at 10,288. Probable cases have increased by 87 to 1858. Crook County has had a total of 101 confirmed cases and 11 probables after 3 new confirmed cases were reported today. Of those cases, 36 confirmed and 2 probable are currently active. 77 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming. 1 of those deaths was a Crook County resident. A total of 6918 confirmed and 1187 probable cases have recovered. Fremont County reported an additional 47... Full story

  • COVID-19 Daily Update - October 29

    Oct 29, 2020

    Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 301 since yesterday and now stand at 10,589. Probable cases have increased by 60 to 1918. Crook County has had a total of 105 confirmed cases and 11 probables after 4 new confirmed cases were reported today. Of those cases, 41 confirmed and 2 probable are currently active. 87 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming after 10 new deaths were announced today. 1 of those deaths was a Crook County resident. A total of 7037 confirmed and 1199 probable cases have recovered.... Full story

  • CROOK COUNTY LAND USE PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION

    Oct 29, 2020

    CROOK COUNTY LAND USE PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION Regular Meeting Minutes Cody Galloway Roger Connett Chairman Vice-Chairman October 13, 2020 Members Present: Vice-Chairman, Roger Connett, Mary Yemington, Morgan Ellsbury Members Absent: Chairman, Cody Galloway, Terry Wilkerson Staff: Tim Lyons Visitors: Vice-Chairman, Roger Connett called to order the regular meeting of the Crook County Land Use Planning & Zoning Commission October 13, 2020 at 7:10 p.m. Amend and Adopt the Agenda Vice-Chairman, Roger Connett asked if there were any amendments...

  • CROOK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #1

    Oct 29, 2020

    MINUTES of MEETING BOARD of TRUSTEES CROOK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 Preparing Today for Success Tomorrow CCSD#1 will prepare & empower all students for successful, lifelong learning through effective teaching. CALL TO ORDER The regular meeting of the Board of Trustees of Crook County School District #1 was held in Hulett, WY, Monday, October 19, 2020, at the hour of 6:00 PM at the Hulett School. ROLL CALL The meeting opened with the following present: Chairman Brian Marchant; Trustees Thayne Gray, Dena Mills, and Ken Rathbun. Trustees absent...

  • COVID-19 Daily Update - October 30

    Oct 29, 2020

    Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 431 since yesterday and now stand at 11,020. Probable cases have increased by 90 to 2008. Crook County has had a total of 109 confirmed cases and 11 probables after 4 new confirmed cases were reported today. Of those cases, 45 confirmed and 1 probable are currently active. 87 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming. 1 of those deaths was a Crook County resident. A total of 7209 confirmed and 1246 probable cases have recovered. Laramie County reported 65 new confirmed... Full story

  • COVID-19 Daily Update - October 31

    Oct 29, 2020

    Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 256 since yesterday and now stand at 11,276. Probable cases remain at 2008. Crook County has had a total of 109 confirmed cases and 11 probables. Of those cases, 41 confirmed and 1 probable are currently active. 87 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming. 1 of those deaths was a Crook County resident. A total of 7284 confirmed and 1257 probable cases have recovered. Laramie County reported 57 new cases of coronavirus; Natrona County reported 47; Campbell County has... Full story

  • COVID-19 Daily Update - November 1

    Oct 29, 2020

    Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 362 since yesterday and now stand at 11,638. Probable cases have increased by 77 to 2085. Crook County has had a total of 109 confirmed cases and 11 probables. Of those cases, 41 confirmed and 1 probable are currently active. 87 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming. 1 of those deaths was a Crook County resident. A total of 7399 confirmed and 1277 probable cases have recovered. Natrona County reported 80 new cases. Fremont County has 39 more cases. Albany and... Full story

  • COVID-19 Daily Update - November 2

    Oct 29, 2020

    Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 421 since yesterday and now stand at 12,059. Probable cases have increased by 23 to 2108. Crook County has had a total of 112 confirmed cases and 11 probables after 3 new confirmed cases were announced today. Of those cases, 37 confirmed and 1 probable are currently active. 87 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming. 1 of those deaths was a Crook County resident. A total of 7649 confirmed and 1314 probable cases have recovered. Natrona County saw an increase of 75 cor... Full story

  • COVID-19 Daily Update - November 3

    Oct 29, 2020

    Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 340 since yesterday and now stand at 12,339. Probable cases have increased by 112 to 2220. Crook County has had a total of 113 confirmed cases and 11 probables after 1 new confirmed case was announced today. Of those cases, 38 confirmed and 1 probable are currently active. 93 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming after 6 new deaths were announced today. 1 of those deaths was a Crook County resident. A total of 7948 confirmed and 1364 probable cases have recovered.... Full story

  • Crook County General Election Unofficial Results

    Oct 29, 2020

    The results below reflect the unofficial county results as they were reported on Election Night. Write-in votes are not yet tallied and the national count is still ongoing. Vote counts below reflect only Crook County's contribution to state and national counts. The only contested seats in city council races were in Moorcroft, where Paul Gallegos took one seat with 252 votes and Ben Glenn retained his seat with 246 votes. President/Vice President Trump/Pence – 3651 Biden/Harris – 378 Jorgensen/Cohen – 57 Pierce/Ballard – 19 Write-in – 14 US Sen...