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 By Stephanie Thompson    County    April 19, 2017 

Former CEO seeks nearly $600,000

The former CEO of Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County is suing the hospital and its board of trustees claiming he did not resign, but was terminated under an unlawful board. Gerald Klein filed the...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    April 19, 2017 

Lady Wolves win 2 more at home

Back-to-back wins should give the Green River High School Lady Wolves Soccer Team the momentum they need to keep winning. During the Natrona County game, the Lady Wolves came out on top 6-3. "The...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    April 19, 2017 

Dance could leave lasting impression

Head Start students and their families had a great time at a formal dance hosted just for them. On March 30, Head Start hosted a formal dance in Rock Springs for all of its students and more than 50...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    April 19, 2017 

Fun Earth Day event scheduled

To celebrate Earth Day, the city of Green River is hosting an environmental celebration. On Friday, residents are encouraged to stop by Expedition Island and the pavilion between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m....

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    City    April 12, 2017

Man pleads not guilty to charges

A man accused of driving through a home with his vehicle and killing two people inside pleaded not guilty to three felonies. George Maestas, 68, of Green River, recently appeared in the Third...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    April 12, 2017

Lady Wolves aim for state

The Green River High School Lady Wolves Girls Soccer Team has set its team goal for the season -- to make it to state. Head coach Tracy Wyant said what happened last year seemed to leave a bad taste...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    April 12, 2017

Girls take 3rd at tournament

It was almost as if it was a new Green River High School Lady Wolves High School Girls Soccer Team this weekend. During the Todd Malonek Southwest Invitational, the team picked up a couple of non...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    April 12, 2017

Center to host Easter Carnival

Those who are looking for something for their kids to do over spring break won’t have to look far since there’s an Easter Carnival right in town. The best part is the Easter Carnival is indoors so...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    April 12, 2017

Speech competitions help one GRHS student cope with bullying

Blending in wasn't something Colt Parson would say he did well in at school.  "I'm an Aspergers kid, so often times I had a problem fitting in," Parson said. Although Parson said he has "a mild...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    City    April 5, 2017

Teens save lost pit bull

Cold, alone and scared was how she was found in the road. The 10-month-old pit bull ran across North Second West Street next to Centennial Park right in front of a carload of teenagers. "We were just...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    April 5, 2017

Girls beat Red Devils at home

The Green River High School Lady Wolves Girls Soccer Team won its first game last Tuesday afternoon and is hoping for more wins this weekend. With 3-1, the Lady Wolves beat the Evanston Lady Red Devil...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    April 5, 2017

Christian students win awards

Three students returned home with ribbons and medals after competing in Idaho. Students from Green River Christian Academy recently competed in the Rocky Mountain Association of Christian Schools Acad...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    April 5, 2017

Many GR young authors receive awards

Young authors put their most precious stories out there for others to judge. In the end, more than 100 authors from Sweetwater County School District No. 2 submitted entries for the 2017 Young...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    April 5, 2017

Better balance class helps seniors

Soft music was coming from the exercise room, and the calm voice of an instructor could be heard giving people directions. Better Balance Class teacher Mary Grubb was explaining each move to the...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    March 29, 2017

Girls lose first home games, beat Evanston

It was a tough start for the Green River High School Lady Wolves soccer team. On Friday the team lost two road games, one against Cheyenne East, 7-0, and on Saturday they lost to Cheyenne Central,...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Opinion    March 29, 2017

Nylons: my enemy

Every time I purchase a pair of nylons I should just chuck them in the trash as soon as I get home. That’s just where they will end up anyways. Or better yet, I should just not buy them. Yet, I...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    March 29, 2017

GR book sale continues

Two rooms were packed with books, while a few tables were filled with homemade treats. This was the scene at the Golden Hour Senior Center Saturday during its Bake and Book Sale. GHSC board chair Marg...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    March 29, 2017

Disney classic hits the GR stage

Green River residents will have the chance to see Belle, The Beast, Gaston, Cogsworth, Mrs. Potts, Chip and other great characters come to life on stage. This week, the Green River High School...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    City    March 22, 2017

Communication under review in murder case

Phone conversations and video visits between a wife and her husband, who is in jail, can be used in court. Jacob Anglesey, 35, a Green River Police officer accused of murdering a two-year-old boy,...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    March 22, 2017

Fun had at scavenger hunt

Seniors at the Golden Hour Senior Center were trying their luck of the Irish during a St. Patrick's Day scavenger hunt. Last Thursday, seniors who wanted to participate in the hunt were given a list...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    March 22, 2017

Twelve kids qualify for nationals

The Green River High School Speech and Debate Team took all the sweepstakes awards available at the district tournament. The team not only took the overall sweepstakes award, but speech, debate and Co...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    March 22, 2017

Community supports family through donations

A community continues to rally around the family impacted by a tragic accident. With the deaths of two Green River residents, who were hit after a vehicle drove through their house, residents are tryi...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    City    March 15, 2017

Woman fought for change in mutilation law

A Green River woman said she’s finally able to start the grieving process after her brother was murdered and dismembered. Jennifer Stone was willing to open up about her brother Phillip Brewer’s m...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    City    March 15, 2017

Rates will probably rise in GR

It’s likely Green River residents will see an increase of $5 to $10, or even more, for the trash collection services provided by the city. At the Green River City Council workshop Tuesday night,...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Opinion    March 15, 2017

Yum! Green eggs and ham

One doesn’t have to wait until Dr. Seuss’ birthday to have green eggs and ham. Last week, the preschool my youngest son, John, 4, attends was hosting a Dr. Seuss event. This event was not only...

 

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