Environmental groups protest uranium mine

By Sarah Pridgeon [email protected] The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), along with the Powder River Basin Resource Council (PRBRC), has been granted permission to challenge Strata Energy’s proposed license for in-situ leach uranium mining in Crook County. The decision from…

County burning restrictions lifted

Crook County Fire Warden Gari Gill has announced that the burning restrictions have been lifted effective Monday May 14, 2012. He would like to remind residents that although we have received some moisture and everything is greening up, extreme caution…

Property swap, public concerns among May council topics

By Sarah Pridgeon   This month’s regular meeting of the Sundance City Council saw land traded and premises loaned, with Dick Proctor’s long-awaited lot exchange finalized and the Food Pantry granted permission to inhabit the old daycare building. The meeting…