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This Side of the Pond – Aug. 27

By Sarah Pridgeon   Someone questioned my country’s sandwich-making skills last week and I was quite frankly taken aback. If there’s one meal that the Brits know how to make, it’s the humble sandwich. In fact, I would venture to…

This Side of the Pond – Aug. 20

By Sarah Pridgeon Four years later and I finally have a true Wyoming hobby: there’s a fishing license in my wallet and I’m not afraid to use it. It turns out that I’m not half bad at fly fishing, though…

This Side of the Pond – Aug. 13

To go with Sarah's column

By Sarah Pridgeon Hello, dear reader. I am Andy. This week, I will be your steward through Anglo-American relations as a guest columnist. Don’t fret – I am only briefly wearing Sarah’s (smelly, small) shoes: Normal service will resume next…

Letters to the Editor – Aug. 6

On July 20, the Crook County Commissioners held a special meeting with the managers from the Crook County hospital in Sundance. The managers used this meeting to call attention to the conduct of three Crook County Medical Services Board of…

This Side of the Pond – Aug. 6

By Sarah Pridgeon When you’re on the hunt for a true blue American vacation, I would humbly suggest that the last person to ask for advice is the still-ignorant resident Brit. My poor friends from back across the pond relied…

Letter to the Editor – July 30

Dear Editor; This letter is being written in response to some recent actions of the Crook County School Board, Superintendent, and some of their followers. It seems as though they won’t take the answer NO to their wanting of the…

This Side of the Pond – July 30

By Sarah Pridgeon Every week brings a new experience when you’re living in a brand new land. This week, for me, it was the humble hush puppy, which got me thinking about all the weird and wonderful parts of our…

Letter to the Editor

If you live in Sundance and Crook County, you are aware of the discussions going on about where to locate the football field and track. I attended and spoke at the Commissioners” meeting last week. I also listened to other…

This Side of the Pond – July 9

By Sarah Pridgeon Not to complain, but it really is getting quite hot, isn’t it? As a Brit through and through, there are few things that grab my attention quite as swiftly as a change in the weather. If you…

This Side of the Pond – July 2

By Sarah Pridgeon Because we are all on tenterhooks hoping that the sunshine will last and the odor of fresh-cut grass will fill the air for just a little bit longer, this week I would like to share with you…