Veterans to be honored at dinner

Local veterans’ groups (American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary and VFW) will honor local veterans at a Veterans Dinner to be held on Saturday, November 9 at 6 p.m. at the courthouse community room. The public is invited to this free,…

Teter named Peace Officer of the Year

The Wyoming Peace Officer Association (WPOA) has named Sundance Game Warden Chris Teter as the 2013 Peace Officer of the Year. The Peace Officer of the Year award is given to a peace officer who provides outstanding services to his…

“Document dump” racks up Hill inquiry cost by $100,000

By Sarah Pridgeon Unexpected legal hurdles and a mountain of papers have brought the state’s investigation into Cindy Hill, Superintendent of Public Instruction, to a financial standstill. Tom Lubnau, Chairman of the Select Investigative Committee, has requested an additional $100,000…

County discusses RER siting permit

By Sarah Pridgeon With Rare Element Resources set to initiate its industrial siting permit application concurrently with the FEMA process, Kimber Wichmann of the Department of Environmental Quality’s Industrial Siting Division was last week asked to outline the process for…

Elementary project wins national contest

By Sarah Pridgeon The sixth grade students of Sundance Elementary School are the proud winners of a national contest sponsored by 3M, the makers of Post-It Notes. The contest rewards creative use of sticky notes in a lesson plan and…