Local News

Clock ticking for recycling program

By Sarah Pridgeon Campbell County has issued an extension that will allow the City of Sundance to continue using its landfill as a destination for recyclables until the end of June. As the city will need to secure an alternative…

A community affair

(Nancy Hawken photo) Steve Cronn and Bum Mollenbrink visit during Saturday’s Health Fair.

By Sarah Pridgeon The Crook County Health Fair took place over the weekend in the school gymnasium, an opportunity for clientele who had their blood drawn prior to the event to collect their results and peruse stalls featuring health and…

Bare bones budgeting

Commissioners begin budget discussions with revenue concerns By Sarah Pridgeon As the county enters this year’s budget cycle with an expected deficit, what the county commissioners refer to as a frugal approach to finances over the years may be about…

Election filing opens soon

By Sarah Pridgeon Candidates for office at the city, county or state level will soon have the opportunity to file their applications for the primary election on August 16. Voters have until August 1 to register with the County or…

This Side of the Pond – May 5

By Sarah Pridgeon You might think it’s all fun and games coming from a continent that has thousands of years’ worth of history dotted about the landscape, but that’s only half the story. In the less publicized version, the evidence…

Sports complex activity ramps up

(Graphic courtesy Sundance High School) The general project area of the new school sports facility will range from roughly the existing elementary school building easterly across the golf course boundary.

Fundraisers get underway; date for breaking ground announced   By Sarah Pridgeon With the official dates now set to break ground on the Sundance High School football field, community members have begun a fundraising drive to enhance the new athletic…

County input sought on Strata expansion

By Sarah Pridgeon Contractors representing the Nuclear Regulatory Commission are scheduled to visit the county on April 20 to meet with elected officials regarding Strata Energy’s proposed expansion to its in situ uranium mine at Oshoto. As part of the…