Moorcroft Leader - The Voice of the Community Since 1909, Serving Moorcroft and Pine Haven, Wyoming

Speed laws enforced in Pine Haven

A question arose last week about the sheriff’s department’s authority to cite drivers for speeding on municipal streets. Deputy Joshua Throckmorton answered the query at the council meeting last Tuesday night, saying, “Deputies have the...

Public input sought on bar closing times

About a year ago, Moorcroft approved an ordinance mandating 10 p.m. early closure of all bars on Sundays as per the Wyoming Liquor Division recommendations. With the current relaxation on the early curfew by the state, Deere Haven recently sent a...

MIC Food Pantry continues to serve Crook, Weston and Eastern Campbell Counties

The Moorcroft Interfaith Community (MIC) wishes to thank all the volunteers who have worked so hard in service to our community. Also a special thanks to PRECORP Foundation for their support for the monthly mobile pantries and the special pop-up...

Pine Haven Burn ban

The Pine Haven Council has officially approved a municipal burn ban. This ban includes fire rings, fire pits (propane fire pits are allowed), fireworks in town limits, burn barrels and personal slash piles. All personal slash piles must be...

Moorcroft Police Report

On June 9, police assisted Moorcroft Fire Department and Wyoming Highway Patrol at mile marker 156 I-90 westbound for a vehicle that was on fire. Officer was asked to assist in directing traffic to the passing lane while MFD put out the fire. After...

Senior citizens request waiver of Jubilee fee

Clerk Cheryl Schneider brought before the council on Monday a question from the Moorcroft Senior Citizens’ for the Jubilee committee to waive the vendor’s fee at Jubilee this summer, stating that they want to sell lemonade by donation only. The...

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Honorable retirement

Local veterans burned flags that had been retired from duty throughout the year on Monday. The occasion was solemn, yet the camaraderie was apparent as the veterans set fire inside the propane fed...

State Briefs

Refuge proposes pronghorn, white-tailed hunts JACKSON (WNE) – The National Elk Refuge is proposing its first-ever white-tailed deer and pronghorn antelope hunts. For much of its 109-year history, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service-run refuge has...

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Loretta Dale Durfee

Loretta Dale (O’Haver) Durfee, 101, of Sundance, Wyoming, passed away June 12, 2021, at the Crook County Memorial Hospital.  Loretta was born to George Henry and Mary Belle (Penwell) O’Haver...

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Fire season opens hot

Moorcroft, Pine Haven and Sundance Volunteer Fire Departments responded to a fast moving grass fire along Strong Lane near Pine Ridge on the south side of the Old Sundance Road at 11:44 a.m,...

Milestones

Birthdays June 21: Jay Dee Hacklin, Dee Gray, Harper Carbajal, Blayne Johner June 22: Gary Thompson June 23: Seth Farnsworth, Joe Scott June 24: David VanSickle June 25: Shilah Husted, Nancy Mathews, Taylor Braden June 26: Susan Johner Duwehoegger,...

Moorcroft Senior Menu

June 21: Liver/onions, mashed potates/gravy, green beans, mandarin oranges, cherry crisp June 22: Sweet/sour chicken, egg roll, rice, asian salad, gingered pears, blueberry buckle June 23: Chicken fajitas, baked beans, lettuce salad, pistachio...

Pine Haven Calendar of Events

Wednesday Senior Activities at Community Center Cards, Games, Hanging Out: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Lunch: 12-12:30 p.m., Patty melts Hand & Foot Card Game: 12:30-4...

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Black Anchor celebrates grand opening

Claude Trigg and son Robert quietly opened the Black Anchor Products company eight months ago on the northwest corner of Converse Street and Yellowstone Avenue. What started as a small at-home...

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Noonan Park making progress

Noonan Park is beginning to shine with a bit of her former pride as the new restrooms are completed, the playground equipment receives final touches...

Card of Thanks

My neighbors and I would like to thank all the fire fighters and people who brought equipment to cut fire line to stop the Strong Lane Fire. Ed Elliott Pine...

Crook County Public Notices

See all Crook County public notices online at: http://www.wyopublicnotices.com/index.php/main/search/0/Crook To place a public notice in the Moorcroft Leader email: moorc...

Town of Moorcroft Regular Meeting of the Council

Town of Moorcroft Regular Meeting of the Council Monday, June 14th, 2021 Mayor Clell Claar called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm and the Pledge of Allegiance was said. Town Council Present: Mayor Clell Claar, Councilmen Paul Smoot, Dale Petersen,...

TOWN OF MOORCROFT JUNE 2021 BILL LIST #1

TOWN OF MOORCROFT JUNE 2021 BILL LIST #1 ADVANCE AUTO PARTS OIL, FILTERS AND RAGS $168.41 ARROW PRINTING AMBULANCE FORMS $188.00 AT & T FIRSTNET- PD & PW $175.46 BLAKEMAN PROPANE PROPANE - WEED BURNERS $29.81 BILL BRYANTREIMBURSE- UNIFORMS & WEAPON...

TOWN OF PINE HAVEN ORDINANCE 5, 2021

TOWN OF PINE HAVEN ORDINANCE 5, 2021 AN ORDINANCE APPROPRIATING MONEY FOR THE 12 MONTH PERIOD BEGINNING JULY 1, 2021 AND ENDING JUNE 30, 2022 BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF PINE HAVEN, CROOK COUNTY, WYOMING THAT THE FOLLOWING BUDGET...

TOWN OF PINE HAVEN ORDINANCE #4, 2021

TOWN OF PINE HAVEN ORDINANCE #4, 2021 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 10 CEMETERY IN ITS ENTIRETY, TO THE CODE OF THE TOWN OF PINE HAVEN, WYOMING. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE TOWN OF PINE HAVEN, CROOK COUNTY, WYOMING,...

TOWN OF PINE HAVEN ORDINANCE #2, 2021

TOWN OF PINE HAVEN ORDINANCE #2, 2021 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 4 – ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ARTICLE II RETAIL ESTABLISHMENTS, DIVISION 1 GENERALLY, SEC. 4-28 MINORS, 2(a), 2(b), OF THE CODE OF THE TOWN OF PINE HAVEN, WYOMING. NOW, THEREFORE, BE...

CALL FOR BID

CALL FOR BID Notice is hereby given that the Town of Pine Haven, WY. will receive sealed bids for (1) one 2019 John Deere Bradco 490 Backhoe Attachment for a John Deere Skidsteer. The John Deere Backhoe Attachment is available for inspection by...

MUSEUM BUDGET HEARING NOTICE

MUSEUM BUDGET HEARING NOTICE Notice is hereby given that a public hearing on the proposed budget for the Crook County Museum District for fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021, will be held June 24th, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. at Old Stoney Business &...

Fuel Supply Bid

Fuel Supply Bid Crook County is seeking bids for the supply of gasoline and off road red diesel fuel for the 2021/2022 fiscal year. Call 307-283-1441 or go to www.crookcounty.wy.gov for more details. Publish: June 17 and 24,...

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