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This Side of the Pond – March 17

By Sarah Pridgeon A friend of mine is planning a proper English tea party to celebrate her daughter’s birthday. Naturally, though my services have not yet been sought, I plan to insert myself into proceedings to be sure the event…

This Side of the Pond – March 10

By Sarah Pridgeon America doesn’t get thanked enough. After reading a fascinating column from a writer back home, I’ve spent the last few days with that thought whistling around in my mind. As with most things these days, the column…

This Side of the Pond – March 3

By Sarah Pridgeon Do you know what I don’t miss most about big city living? The bit where you find yourself forced to move from one point to a second point that’s almost within walking distance but you still know…

Mayor’s Update – March 3

I haven’t written in a while so here goes: Todd Fritz, Chief of Police, left us this summer and has been significantly missed at the city. His replacement is Marty Noonan, a retired Lieutenant from the Wyoming Highway Patrol. Marty…

Legislative Update – March 3

By Rep. Tyler Lindholm, HD1 The third week of the legislative session saw many important milestones of this session: crossover and the budget conference committee. 157 bills remained active at crossover of the 279 that were introduced this session. Eighty…

Legislative Update

“Over 100 amendments to budget bill” By Rep. Tyler Lindholm, HD1 The 20-day budget session moves quickly, but we act with thoughtfulness and an eye on the future in all decisions we’ve been entrusted to make. The second week of…

Wyoming wins with lottery’s success

By Mark Macy Chairman of the Board, Wyoming Lottery Corporation   The Wyoming Lottery is a true Wyoming brand. As chairman of the Wyoming Lottery Corporation’s Board of Directors, I am proud to be a part of Wyoming’s unique culture,…

This Side of the Pond – Feb. 25

By Sarah Pridgeon This time last week, anxiety levels in the Sundance Times office were at an all-time high. It turns out that planning a themed bar stool racer for WinterFest is not high on our collective list of talents.…

Legislative Update

By Rep. Tyler Lindholm, HD1 The first week of the 2016 Legislative session moved quickly as everyone settled in and got to work in this 20-day budget session. With more than 170 bills to consider in the House and 108…

This Side of the Pond – Feb. 18

Each of us has that one special place where we feel truly relaxed – our individual slice of Heaven, where we can go to forget the cares of this world and be silent for a moment. Everyone, that is, except…