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Council starts year with reports on deer cull, water agreement

While the majority of January's regular meeting was focused on the administration required at the beginning of the year, a few timely issues were brought before the Sundance City Council on Tuesday.

This year's deer cull has now come to an end with the expiration of the latest Wyoming Game & Fish permit. The council heard that 22 deer have been taken and the meat is being distributed to residents upon request.

However, each of the culled deer is to be tested for chronic wasting disease (CWD) and Rusty Speidel reported that only one of the results has so far been returned. This result was negat...