Articles from the December 9, 2021 edition
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Hospital board shake-up fails to pass muster
One trustee’s suggestion that Crook County Medical Services District (CCMSD) might benefit from a shake-up in leadership failed to pass the vote on Thursday. Trustee Sandy Neiman nominated Trustee Ed Ray to take over as the chairman of the board...
Lighting up the night
The Crook County Sheriff's Office was successful in nabbing the Grinch Friday night, presumably just before he was able to interfere with the annual Christmas Lighted Parade and related holiday...
Weston County commissioner battles residency complaint
Weston County Commissioner Tony Barton is standing his ground and asserting his legal right to remain on the Board of Weston County Commissioners until the end of his term, as stated by his attorneys, Samuel R. Yemington and Kasey J. Benish, who are...
Public meeting scheduled for county socioeconomic plan
If you would like to comment on the county’s soon-to-be-adopted socioeconomic plan, your opportunity to do so is coming up on Monday. The plan is the end result of a study that focused on the impact of natural resources on the health of Crook...
Lisa Kay Eustice
On November, 24, 2021 Lisa Kay Eustice, proud mother, loving grandmother, sister and friend was set free at the age of 55. Lisa grew up in Broadus, Montana, but as an adult moved around to Colorado, Texas and Wyoming. She eventually settled in Sundan... Full story
Curtis Hanzlik, best known as Curt, age 49, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away unexpectedly at his home with his wife at his side on Sunday, December 5, 2021. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, December 10, 2021, at Fidler-Roberts... Full story
Luena Lent, 87, of Spearfish, South Dakota, passed away on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, in Spearfish. Luena Fern Lent was born in Campbell County, Wyoming, to Frele and Vera (Cook) Lent on July 12, 1934. She attended schools in the area, finishing... Full story
CCMSD looks to the future with facility assessment
Crook County Medical Services District (CCMSD) has begun a condition assessment of its hospital and long-term care facility in Sundance. The aim of the study is to figure out what upgrades or replacements would be possible and useful, and whether...
Hospital district tallies relief funds
The time has come for Crook County Medical Services District (CCMSD) to tally up the relief funds it has spent to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. The district is set to benefit to the tune of $2.2 million from the Provider Relief Funds (PRF), which...
Booster doses recommended for all adults
With the new variant of COVID-19 now officially present in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is once again strengthening its recommendations on booster doses for people over the age of 18. Scientists are scrambling to collect...
Rapid City woman arrested for stealing pickup
A Rapid City woman has been charged with a felony count of theft after allegedly taking a pickup that had been left running in a parking lot in Beulah. On November 21, a Crook County Sheriff’s Office deputy received a report of a stolen pickup...
California man given deferred sentence after $100,000 marijuana seizure
One of two California residents who faced felony charges of possession with intent to deliver after THC concentrate with an estimated street value of $100,000 was discovered in their vehicle during a traffic stop has been given a deferred sentence....
Dear NP, “In a recent column, you discussed how to lower cholesterol levels without taking medications. Please talk about the long-term side effects of taking statins, such as the increased risk of...
This Side of the Pond
Something sinister is happening and I don't know what to do about it. Every time I walk into my office, there's a new piece of holiday detritus staring at me. It started with a cardboard snowflake,...
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 of Powder River Energy Corporation’s (PRECorp or the Cooperative) Application... Full story
Crook County School District No. 1 Notice is hereby given that the Crook County School District #1 Board of Trustees issued warrants for the following bills exceeding $500.00 at the regular meeting of the board held on NOVEMBER 15, 2021, at... Full story
NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR NEW BAR AND GRILL LIQUOR LICENSE, FOR THE CITY OF SUNDANCE, 2021/2022. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the applicant whose name is set forth below has filed their application for a new Bar and Grill Liquor License in the Office... Full story
STATE OF WYOMING COUNTY OF CROOK IN THE DISTRICT COURT SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION OF: DUSTIN J. HEYING and DAXTON J. HEYING, MINOR CHILDREN. Doc. No. AD-4089 LEGAL NOTICE OF ADOPTION DEBRA LYNN HEYING, whose address is... Full story
PROCEEDINGS OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AT THE COURTHOUSE IN SUNDANCE, CROOK COUNTY, WYOMING Wednesday, December 1, 2021 4:00 o’clock p.m. Present for the special meeting were Chairman Kelly B. Dennis, via conference call, Vice-Chairwoman... Full story
IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE SIXTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT WITHIN AND FOR CROOK COUNTY, STATE OF WYOMING IN THE MATTER OF THE PETITION OF: CHARITY MICHELLE NORTHUP For Change of Name Civil Action No. 8836 NOTICE OF PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME Notice is... Full story
SPECIAL DISTRICT ELECTION PROCLAMATION Aladdin Water District DATE OF ELECTION: March 22, 2022 OFFICES TO BE ELECTED: 2 SPECIAL DISTRICT DIRECTOR 2 YEAR TERM 3 SPECIAL DISTRICT DIRECTOR 4 YEAR TERM FILING PERIOD: 12/22/21 IS THE FIRST DAY TO FILE... Full story
Speeding – Anatoliy Popovich, WA, 90/80, $105; Sydney Lindeman, UT, 96/80, $140; Gwendelyne Kepakisan, SD, 90/75, $135; David Hamon, OK, 87/75, $120; Jamie Eckroth, CO, 88/75, $125; Spencer Durfee, MT, 88/75, $125; (minor), Rozet, 34/20, $140;...
Crook County Sheriff's Office
Nov. 29 – Five VIN checks. Two traffic stops. County house watches. Seven Sundance house watches. Removed animal carcass. Two harassment complaints. Welfare check. Sundance business checks. County business checks. EMS page. Nov. 30 – Three VIN...
Taking advantage of the weather
Sundance high School physical education classes enjoyed canoeing and football as part of their curriculum last week, making good use of the warmer than usual weather just before the temperatures took...
Elementary program next week
The public is invited to celebrate the holidays with Sundance Elementary first and second graders at 6 p.m. on Tues., Dec. 14. Songs will include Nice, Nice Christmas, Time for Love, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Hip Hop Reindeer, If I Could Fly...