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Hospital board hears abuse complaint

BY SARAH PRIDGEON The daughter of a resident of the nursing home at Sundance Hospital addressed the Board of Trustees at this month’s regular meeting, hoping to bring a halt to the issues her mother has been facing, including claims…

Yard of the Month

(Jeff Moberg photo)

The Sundance Yard of the Month award for June goes to Austin Peterson whose yard at the corner of Sewell and South 11th streets is in full bloom. The search is on for July’s yard of the month – anyone…

Accusations and resignations mark School Board Meeting

By Sarah Pridgeon This month’s Crook County School Board meeting was attended by a number of concerned teachers and parents wishing to address the board regarding several perceived issues with administration. An audience of around 100 community members was present…

Dine like a firefighter

By Sarah Pridgeon After two years of work and fundraising, Crook County Fire Fighters Auxiliary proudly presents its brand new catering trailer to the community, designed and built to feed first responders during emergencies. The public is warmly invited to…

New policies for medical district

By Sarah Pridgeon Crook County Medical Services (CCMSD) introduced new policies last week to support whistleblowers and identify the chain of command. The Board of Trustees, along with CEO Jan Van Beek and Director of Nursing Connie Clous, convened on…