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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…

First responders urged to get immunizations

Crook County Public Health is working to update the immunizations for Crook County First Responders. First Responders will include EMTs and firemen from Moorcroft, Hulett, Pine Haven and Sundance, as well as, all county volunteer firemen and law enforcement. The…

Dennis Edwards and Craig take 2nd at 2011 Meeker Classic

Dennis Edwards and Craig on Saturday of the 2011 Meeker Classic Semi-finals. 

Article and photos reprinted with permission of Meeker Classic Sheepdog Championship Trials Dennis Edwards, Sundance, WY, and his five-year-old male, Craig captured second place honors at the 2011 Meeker Classic. Dennis and Craig also received this year’s award for the…

Going green

The recent solar install at the home of Randi Faeth and Lisa Dutton went as planned and Mr. Hickman’s Residential Construction class from Sundance High School visited for a demo/training of the system last Wednesday. The installation was made possible by…

Fundraiser for Alaska trip next week

Aladdin native, Katie Whalen, has been given a once in a lifetime opportunity to embark on a study abroad trip to Alaska. This experience is offered through Chadron State College and will include AG Art, and FCs department students. With…