Local News

Climbing routes reopened

Superintendent Reed Robinson reopens 45 climbing routes on the North side of Devils Tower. Park staff have recently determined that nesting Prairie Falcons have moved on to other locations and are no longer nesting on the Tower. The climbing routes were temporarily…

Field reps to hold office hours

DeAnna Kay, Denise Ebzery, and Matt Jones, Field Representatives for U.S. Senators Michael Enzi and John Barrasso and Congressman Cynthia Lummis are scheduled to hold “Office Hours” Thurs., July 25 in Pine Haven, Hulett and Sundance at the following times…

Trouble brewing? City debates malt permits

By Sarah Pridgeon Though state law allows anyone who does not already hold a liquor license to buy a 24-hour malt beverage permit with city approval, the City of Sundance has historically banned any vendor who does not sell alcohol…

July City Council

By Sarah Pridgeon At this month’s regular meeting of the council, members of staff thanked the mayor and council for their leadership and paid tribute to the City Hall team. Responding to Mayor Paul Brooks’ apology for recent “bad leadership”…

Devils Tower to review prescribed burns

By Sarah Pridgeon The question of whether controlled burns should continue to take place on the front side of Devils Tower will be debated this coming winter. Tower Superintendent Reed Robinson addressed the situation with the County Commissioners, inviting input…

Big weekend begins

Bikes, classic cars and more to roll into town As the Gold Wing Road Riders Association rolls into town for their annual rally this weekend, Sundance will also be enjoying several other activities and events. The rally includes a number…

Saturday storms bring damage, tornado reports

By Sarah Pridgeon A tornado warning was issued across Crook County on Saturday afternoon, as an otherwise sunny day gave way to black clouds, the wind picked up significantly and large hailstones began to fall. Officials reported sighting a wall…

Big weekend ahead for Sundance

By Sarah Pridgeon   Sundance will be a hive of activity at the end of June, with the Gold Wing Road Riders Association rally joining forces with the annual Sundance Wheel Festival, the Quilt Show and the Saturday evening hoedown…