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Public meetings to address Black Hills elk

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold two public meetings to address population objectives for elk in the Black Hills. The meetings will also include information and presentations on proposed 2013 big game hunting seasons, and public input will…

The war of the water tank

By Sarah Pridgeon   There is light at the end of the tunnel for the Public Works Department, which for the past two years has quietly toiled to keep the Cole Water Storage Tank in service. While most of us…

Council reconsider city’s new zoning ordinance

Cole Tank becoming increasingly unstable   By Sarah Pridgeon   The new zoning ordinance for the City of Sundance returned to the council’s attention this month and smoothly passed its first reading. A meeting had been held between council meetings…

Jumping for joy

By Sarah Pridgeon There are certain experiences in this life that many of us are tempted to try, but never quite get round to mustering the courage for. In Marjorie Goodson’s case, skydiving no longer falls under that category. To…

County roads: what caused the jurisdiction issues?

By Sarah Pridgeon The County Commissioners and Forest Service addressed the public last week regarding plans to update the jurisdiction of county roads. The process, according to Steve Kozel, District Ranger, marks the first time in the West that the…

New options for vehicle registration

By Sarah Pridgeon New options will soon be available to vehicle owners when renewing their annual registration. The vehicle registration process will now include opportunity to select your month of renewal or use a staggered registration. The familiar annual registration…