Discussions reach conclusions at council meeting

By Sarah Pridgeon Several ongoing issues were brought to a conclusion at this month’s regular meeting of the city council, including ownership of the swimming pool land and the situation with trucking on Government Valley Road. The council also began…

“Office Hours” next Thursday

Robin Bailey, Denise Canfield, and Matt Jones, Field Representatives for U.S. Senators Michael Enzi and John Barrasso and Congressman Cynthia Lummis are scheduled to hold “Office Hours” in Hulett and Sundance Thursday, July 19 at the following times and places: …

Black Hills ablaze

An unidentified firefighter returns to the line on Wednesday at the Ghost fire. (Katie Allen photo)

By Sarah Pridgeon Smoke has been visible all across the county over the last two weeks, with wildfires burning throughout the Black Hills. Thanks to the recent extreme weather, a single spark or lightning strike became sufficient to ignite blazes…

Full burning restrictions in place

The Crook County Fire Warden has announced that Emergency Fire Restrictions have been put in place per the Crook County Commissioners to ensure the limitation of any additional risks to the start of fires in the County during this extremely…

Tucker receives 5-7 years

On Wednesday, Sixth District Court Judge Michael N. Deegan sentenced former Hulett resident Brice Tucker to a five to seven year prison term on a felony count of sexual assault in the third degree. The charge stems from an alleged…