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Phantom door at fire hall causes consternation

A small issue with a phantom door needs to be resolved before the City of Sundance renews the contract with Crook County Medical Services District to house its ambulances in the fire hall.

“Your folks like to leave the door open,” Mayor Paul Brooks told Anthony Vopat, EMS Coordinator.

“We’re having some problems with this and the public sees it.”

With the bay door open, it costs too much to keep the building heated, the mayor said, especially as someone had been turning the thermostat up to 70 degrees.

However, according to Vopat, the open door is something of a mystery.

Vopat sai...