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Articles from the January 27, 2022 edition

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Thomas Halsey Rodda

Thomas Halsey Rodda, 37, passed away Monday, January 24, 2022 at his home in Rock Springs, Wyoming. He was a life -long resident of Rock Springs, Wyoming. Thomas died following a lengthy courageous...

 

Louie Shifrar

Louie Shifrar, longtime Rock Springs resident, passed away on January 22, 2022 with family at his bedside in Sheridan, Wyoming. Louie was born September 19, 1927 in Cumberland, Wyoming to Louis...

 

Maria D. Lourdes Sanchez Andrade

Maria D. Lourdes Sanchez Andrade, 52, passed away on January 23, 2022 at her home in Rock Springs, WY. She was a resident of Rock Springs for fifteen years. She was born on February 14, 1969 in...

 

Susan Elaine Evans

Susan Elaine Evans, 68, passed away Monday January 17, 2022 at Central Wyoming Hospice and Transition in Casper, Wyoming. She was a resident of Casper, Wyoming for four years and former resident of Ro...

 

Emma Portillo

Emma Portillo, 85, passed away Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at Mission at Castle Rock in Green River, Wyoming. She died following a two-week illness. Mrs. Portillo was a long-time resident of Rock Spri...

 

John Benjamin Harsha

John Benjamin Harsha, passed away Friday, January 14, 2022 at home in Green River, Wyoming. He as a life-long resident in Green River, Wyoming. He was born December 21, 1935 in Green River, Wyoming;...

 

Gail Aldred

Longtime Rock Springs resident Gail Aldred, 77, passed away peacefully in her home on January 18, 2022, surrounded by her loving husband and children after an extended illness. Gail Lee Clark was born...

 

Kim Sojo Greene

Kim Sojo Greene, 84, passed away Tuesday January 18, 2022 in Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota at the home of her daughter. She was a resident of Las Vegas, Nevada and Seattle, Washington for the past...

 

Kristina Lynn Martinez

Kristina Lynn Martinez, 35, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends by her side Monday January 10, 2022 She was a resident of Rock Springs, Wyoming for the past six years and forme...

 

Saverio Antinino DiGangi

Saverio Antinino DiGangi, 72, passed away January 13, 2022 at the Rocky Mountain Care Center in Tooele, Utah. He was born on October 14, 1949 in Gangi, Sicily, the son of Saverio DiGangi and Helen...

 

Larry Dean Hobbs

Larry Dean Hobbs, 83, passed away at the Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County on December 27, 2021. He was a resident of Green River, WY for 53 years. He was born on June 27, 1938 in Salt Lake...

 
 By Staff Report    City    January 27, 2022

No developments in courthouse threat case

Investigators say there are not any updates regarding an investigation of who called in a threat against the Sweetwater County Courthouse earlier this month. According to Green River City Police Department Chief Tom Jarvie, detectives have...

 

Rapid tests in short supply at MHSC

With COVID-19 rapid tests in short supply, Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County has made changes to the types of tests it can offer. MHSC will no longer provide rapid tests – those offering results in about 45 minutes – for those who need a...

 

City completes deer count

The deer population within Green River appears to be stable according to a recent survey of deer. Police chief Tom Jarvie said several officers and volunteers conducted a visual count last Thursday morning throughout the eight sections of the city....

 

Superintendent selection process sparks lawsuit

CASPER — Former Wyoming Speaker of the House Tom Lubnau and 15 others are suing Gov. Mark Gordon, the Wyoming Republican Party, the party’s chairman and the Wyoming Republican State Central Committee over the recent state superintendent...

 

So yeah, COVID-19 isn't fun

Look, I know what you’ve probably just said after reading that headline. “Of course COVID-19 isn’t fun -- it’s a deadly respiratory disease!” I’m also here to tell you that anyone reading...

 

Green River Police Department reports for Jan. 18-23

Green River Police Department reports for Jan. 18 At 11:36 a.m., officers responded to a report of found drugs on Barnhart Street. Officers met with an individual who was remodeling and located suspected drug paraphernalia. Officers collected the...

 

Travis takes over as library director

The new director of the Sweetwater County Library System is a familiar face who's already been doing the work of director for a while. Lindsey Travis has been with the library for eight years. She...

 

VFW and American Legion raise funds for columbarium

When it comes to honoring and serving veterans in the community, the local Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) post and American Legion Tom Whitmore 28 continually find ways to rise to the occasion. One...

 

Green River's April Fool's Day bank robbery

A Depression-era April Fool's Day bank robbery in Green River and the chain of events that followed it are the subject of a new article on WyoHistory.org. Early on the afternoon of Saturday, April 1,...

 

Boys basketball earns 2 wins

The Green River High School boys basketball team came out victorious in two close basketball games with Evanston and Jackson. The boys defeated Evanston at home Thursday 51-49 in overtime last...

 

Diver sets record during swim team's busy week

The Green River High School boys swim team stayed busy last week with three meets in Lander and at home, but the highlight was when one of the team’s divers set a new record. Braxton Cordova broke...

 

Lady Wolves begin conference 2-0

Conference has started for girls basketball, and the Lady Wolves have started with two wins. The Green River High School team faced Evanston last Thursday and Jackson last Saturday. “I felt like we...

 

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