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Council opts to join Main Street Program

By Sarah Pridgeon   At this month’s regular meeting, the Sundance City Council took a step towards transforming the city into a Main Street community by approving an application for the state’s program. Mayor Paul Brooks was granted permission to…

Local write-in winners announced

Three seats remained unfilled after last week’s general election, each of them requiring a tally of write-in votes. The county canvassing board met on Thursday to determine which candidates received the most nominations. For the Crook County School District, no…

Gridiron quest continues

School district considers re-opening discussions with county By Sarah Pridgeon   Since the potential land swap came to a halt and took with it the possibility of rebuilding the Sundance High School football field where the county fairgrounds sit, the…

Classifieds – Nov. 13

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2014 Elections – the results are in

(Sarah Pridgeon photo) Voters mark their ballots on Tuesday afternoon in Sundance.

  By Sarah Pridgeon   The unofficial, preliminary results are in for the 2014 General Election and, although most races were uncontested, a few were competitive. Brian Marchant won the Hulett Trustee Area seat on the Crook County School District…

Voters to decide on SPOT tax

By Sarah Pridgeon   The Specific Purpose Sales and Use Tax (SPOT), better known as the “sixth penny” or “one percent tax,” is an optional tax with a strictly defined purpose. This November, the public will be asked to once…

Whitetail Creek associate to see jury trial

By Sarah Pridgeon   Eight people associated with Whitetail Creek Outfitters at Devils Tower have faced charges of more than 150 violations of Wyoming statutes over the last few months, but only one will go on to jury trial. Bradley…

Candidate forum available online

Members of the community who were not able to attend the Farm Bureau Candidates Forum on Tuesday evening have the opportunity to review the event online, courtesy of Sundance High School. The forum was live streamed to allow the district’s…

Homecoming game

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(Jeff Moberg photo) Cole Inghram and Hunter Woodard help tackle Gillette’s Drew Wangler during Thursday’s Homecoming game. The Patriots dominated the contest with a 60-8 win over the Gillette sophomore squad. Tweet