Building code causes controversy for council

By Sarah Pridgeon When the Sundance City Council adopted the 2012 International Building Code Regulations (IBC) at December’s regular meeting, it encountered unexpected resistance from local residents. The new code replaces the defunct Uniform Building Codes but, say Sandy and…

County pipeline policy made official

By Sarah Pridgeon The county’s policy on the installation of commercial pipelines along or across county roads was made official at this month’s regular session of the County Commissioners. Any company wishing to install a commercial pipeline within Crook County…

Hospital board seeks new member

As Trustee Kristy McNealy departs the county for pastures new, the Crook County Medical Services District is seeking a replacement member of the board to take up the reins with haste. “We really would like to have someone with dedication…

Fraser named Leader in Education

By Sarah Pridgeon Peggy Fraser was honored with a Peabody Energy Leaders in Education Award at the end of last semester to recognize her dedication to students and teaching. Originally from Sundance, Fraser has taught at Rozet Elementary School for…