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Tucker case dates back nearly ten years

Times Staff Ex-Hulett police officer Brice R. Tucker awaits sentencing for one felony count of sexual assault in the third degree and two misdemeanor counts of sexual battery. Tucker pled guilty to two charges, no contest on a third and…

Working together to beat the beetles

By Sarah Pridgeon Jeremiah Rieman, Natural Resources Policy Advisor to Governor Mead, expressed the governor’s desire to “think creatively at a state level” to tackle the ever-increasing mountain pine beetle epidemic now affecting the Black Hills National Forest. Speaking at…

SHS students inducted into National Honor Society

SHS’s newly appointed National Honor Society members along with last year’s inductees. Front: Jared Hardman (advisor), Jeremy Adams, Adam Croft; second row: Jerry Morris, Alexis Engstrom, Brooke Ingalls; third row: Raena Bush, Robin Moore, Katie Wagaman, Allison Kerkvliet; back row: Shannon Morris.

Submitted by Brooke Ingalls, SHS NHS Reporter The National Honor Society of Sundance High School was rewarded with four new members during the annual induction which was held on January 25. The new inductees included Jeremy Adams, son of Jerry…

Plea deal reached in sexual assault case

By Sarah Pridgeon Ex-Hulett police officer Bryce R. Tucker appeared before District Court on Tuesday to submit a plea agreement with regards to one felony count of sexual assault in the third degree along with two misdemeanor counts of sexual…

Come chill your hiney for charity

By Sarah Pridgeon The annual Freeze Your Fanny four-mile road race takes place this Super Bowl Sunday, February 5, and is expected to attract more than 100 runners and walkers. Registration begins at 7 a.m. in the Courthouse basement. The…

Scanner scuttle

Will schools see “James Bond software” in lunch rooms? By Sarah Pridgeon Crook County School District has assured parents that no firm plans have been made to install palm scanners in school lunch rooms. Calling it a “perfect storm of…

Sliding water tank may prove an expensive problem

By Sarah Pridgeon During permitting discussions with Steve Kozel of the US Forest Service at this month’s regular meeting of the city council, Mayor Paul Brooks offered the latest information regarding the Cole Water Storage Tank. The tank was recently…