Local News

Museum District hopefuls

By Sarah Pridgeon   With three open seats available for the Crook County Museum District, a write-in candidate will be campaigning to join the two names on the ballot for the Board of Trustees. Catherine Cardarelli and Pam Thompson will…

Sundance man accused of running meth lab

Martens being held on two felony counts   By Sarah Pridgeon   Justin Martens of Sundance appeared in Circuit Court of Crook County last week charged with two felony counts of unlawful clandestine laboratory operations, allegedly involving methamphetamine. Between April…

Hospital Board candidates prepare for election

By Sarah Pridgeon   November’s general election will see four seats contested for the Crook County Medical Services District Board of Trustees. Candidates who have filed for the two at-large seats include Sandy Neiman, Judy Bettmann and Judy Hutchinson. Randy…

Three vie for two open council seats

Mayoral race uncontested By Sarah Pridgeon   November’s general election will see two council seats and the mayoral title elected for the Sundance City Council. Candidates who have filed for the two council seats include Brad Marchant, Sheryl Klocker and…

Sundance Pond to get a makeover

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By Sarah Pridgeon   The next project on the list for the City of Sundance will be to revamp the pond, upgrading and refurbishing the local attraction for the benefit of residents. Now in the planning stages, the next step…

Classifieds – Sept. 18

Announcements               Auctions AUCTION: Sat., Sept. 20, 2014, 10 a.m. 507 Washakie St., Thermopolis, WY, Vicklund Car Clinic. 3 car hoists, large air compressor, pro-lift 4 post 12,000 lbs. 307-568-2674. For Rent Nice 1-Bedroom…

Land swap grinds to a halt

Commissioners balk at $6.4 million relocation estimate By Sarah Pridgeon After seeing the estimated cost of rebuilding the county fairgrounds, the County Commission has opted not to continue with the proposed land swap. The City of Sundance, Crook County School…

Cook Lake public meeting set

A public meeting will be held in Sundance, Wyo. to discuss the Cook Lake recreation closure area. The meeting will be held Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, from 6-7 p.m. in the Crook County Courthouse basement, 309 E Cleveland St, Sundance.…