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 By David Martin    City    May 22, 2019

Construction to begin on clinic

Castle Rock Hospital District will break ground on its new medical center building in July, according to CRHD CEO Bailie Dockter. The new building will be built in front of the current facility, with...

 

Commission vacancy official

A vacancy was officially declared on the Board of Sweetwater County Commission Tuesday. After the death of Republican Commissioner Don Van Matre, the Commissioners had to officially declare the vacanc...

 
 By David Martin    City    May 22, 2019

City approves tentative budget

The Green River City Council approved its preliminary budget Tuesday night for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. This budget can still be changed before the Council approves the final budget, which is...

 

Renovations continue at complex

Making needed upgrades to the nearly 45-year-old exhibit hall is a priority for Sweetwater County. A press release from the Sweetwater County Events Complex states, the events complex board and its...

 

Sam Peter Mamalis

Sam Peter Mamalis, 83, passed away May 12, 2019, at his home in Mesquite, Nev., surrounded by his family. He was a resident of Mesquite, Nev., for 15 years and is a former resident of Green River....

 

Our View: Powell worthy of honor

This week represents a major anniversary for an event of historical, cultural and scientific significance. Maj. John Wesley Powell led an expedition down the Green River 150 years ago from a small hub that would ultimately become the city we call...

 
 By David Martin    Opinion    May 22, 2019

Picking through a fallen retailer's sad remains

My Thursday afternoon was slightly derailed following what was supposed to be a quick trip to Shopko. Admittedly, the store’s closure wasn’t on my personal radar since writing about it months ago....

 

Getting 'chopped' at the table

As a family with young children, it is hard to find television shows all of us can watch together. For whatever reason, more and more shows on the big networks shown during prime time have chosen to...

 

Stanley W. Bode

Stanley W. Bode, 96, of Green River, passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at the Mission at Castle Rock. A longtime resident of Green River and former resident of Carlsbad, N.M., Bode died following a...

 

Josephine (Jo) Lowham Rudy (Munari)

Josephine (Jo) Lowham Rudy (Munari), 86, formerly of Green River, passed away Dec.6, 2018, at Lakeside Preserve Senior Living Facility in Lakewood, Colo. Jo was born March 16, 1932, in Diamondville to...

 

Harold L. Christensen

Harold L. Christensen was born Dec. 28, 1925, and died May 17, 2019, at the age of 93. He was a righteous and valiant man, kind and loving to those around him. He is survived by his present wife...

 

Brett Charles McKeehan

Brett Charles McKeehan was born Jan. 15, 2001, in Rock Springs, the son of Steven Michael McKeehan and Natalie Ann Sandoval McKeehan. Brett attended schools in Green River and was a Green River High S...

 
 By David Martin    People    May 22, 2019

Powell's legacy celebrated this week

With the 150th anniversary of Maj. John Wesley Powell’s historic expedition down the Green River this week, several events are planned to help celebrate and honor Powell’s initial 1869...

 

UW's Outstanding Undergraduates named

Dylan Rust, of Green River, and Jess Fahlsing, of Rock Springs, are the recipients of the University of Wyoming's highest honor as top graduating seniors. The two Sweetwater County students are the wi...

 

B-17 Bomber to visit county

A piece of World War II history will pay a visit to Sweetwater County June 10-16, over Father’s Day Weekend. The Commemorative Air Force Airbase Arizona is flying its B-17 bomber, Sentimental Journey, to the Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport as...

 

ArtCamp registration is open

The Community Fine Arts Center and the Sweetwater Board of Cooperative Educational Services are once again hosting ArtCamp Students in fifth through ninth grade will complete nearly a dozen projects including drawing in different medium, collage,...

 
 By Pete Rust    Sports    May 22, 2019

Personal bests set at state track

Six members of the Green River Wolves Track team achieved their personal bests at State. Last Thursday, Friday and Saturday, track teams traveled to Kelly Walsh High School in Casper to compete in the 2019 State Outdoor Track Championships. Green...

 

Two Lady Wolves named All Conference

Two Lady Wolves soccer players were named All-Conference after the coaches’ votes were cast. Raena Finch and Michaelee Wisniewski were both placed on the 2019 Wyoming Coaches’ Association 4A...

 
 By David Martin    Sports    May 22, 2019

Wolves leave state soccer tourney winless

It wasn’t the way anyone on the Wolves soccer team wanted to end their State run in Jackson. After two games, the Wolves’ season ended without a win. The Wolves took on Cheyenne East Thursday...

 

Taylor continues hot streak with runner-up result

Green River’s Zac Taylor has not finished outside of the top three during his first three races of the season. That includes his recent runner-up result - despite a damaged steering part - last Saturday at El Paso County Raceway during only his...

 

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