Is your family prepared for disaster?

By Sarah Pridgeon The Mayans may have mispredicted the end of world, but 2013 could still see even more disasters chalked up on Crook County’s recent list. With an even bigger fire season, drought and potential tornadoes predicted for the…

Fair board offers reimbursement for sale ring mishap

By Sarah Pridgeon With the help of a mediator from the Wyoming Department of Agriculture’s Mediation Program, the Crook County Fair Board has come to a mutual agreement with the Fordyces regarding the prize steer that was accidentally sold for…

Carrier appointed interim superintendent

By Sarah Pridgeon Jeff Carrier was officially appointed as Crook County School District’s interim Superintendent at a special meeting of the Board of Trustees on Wednesday. He will fill the position until June 30 next year, or until the board…

A bump for the jump

(Virginia Costello photo) Pictured above, left to right: Ted Vore (VBJ Foundation Treasurer), Jackie Wyatt (VBJ Foundation), Glen Wyatt (VBJ Foundation Vice President), Jim Durfee (Sundance State Bank President), Trudy Durfee (Sundance State Bank Vice President), and Gene Gade (VBJ Foundation President)

By Sarah Pridgeon Sundance State Bank this week donated $10,000 to the Vore Buffalo Jump, kick-starting construction that will see the site transformed into a comprehensive tourist destination. Work will begin immediately on the attraction’s finishing touches, ready for the…