Stutzman named new schools chief

By Sarah Pridgeon The Board of Trustees has announced the new superintendent of the Crook County School District in a decision that was unanimously agreed upon by the board, representatives from the staff, members of the public, a specially convened…

City considers co-funding a building inspector

By Sarah Pridgeon Representatives from the county and the cities of Sundance, Moorcroft, Hulett and Pine Haven are discussing a proposal to co-fund an official, certified building inspector for all four communities. Whether the idea can become reality, say Public…

New superintendent to be announced this week

By Sarah Pridgeon Following a succession of day-long interviews, the Board of Trustees for the Crook County School District is in the final stages of selecting a new superintendent and expects to announce its decision at a special meeting this…

Fire and emergency cadets join forces

Fire and erergency cadets, kneeling: Hunter Angel, Jonas Pridgeon, Amanda Stugelmeyer, Rebecca Schelling, instructor Amy Burt; front: Brian Burt. (Photo courtesy Jim Pridgeon)

By Sarah Pridgeon Crook County’s Emergency Operations Center team has joined forces with Sundance Volunteer Fire Department Cadets to expand the scope of both programs through more in-depth training opportunities. “The purpose of both is to train youth in the…