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Students take trip of a lifetime

A high school trip inspired a seventh-grade teacher to provide the same opportunity for students in her school. Lincoln Middle School teacher Bridgette Nielsen recently took 32 students and nine...

 
 By Lexi Mitchell    People    July 18, 2019

Kids entertained at show

Dancing, bubbles and fun were rampant at Centennial Park Wednesday afternoon. As part of the Sweetwater County Library's summer line-up, The Micah and Me Music Show entertained kids and adults for...

 
 By David Martin    County    July 18, 2019

Truck stop hearing postponed

The Sweetwater County Land Use Office was forced to postpone the Planning and Zoning Commission’s hearing regarding a proposed Love’s Travel Stop near Jamestown. The hearing was canceled because...

 

Airport may get funding

The Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport will continue to pursue Federal Administration Aviation funding to complete the commercial terminal upgrades. During the Sweetwater County Commission meeting...

 
 By David Martin    County    July 18, 2019

Funding for coalition approved

A agreement to fund the Sweetwater Economic Development Coalition between Green River, Sweetwater County and Rock Springs was approved by the Green River City Council Tuesday evening, committing the...

 
 By Lexi Mitchell    City    July 18, 2019

Music festival returns Fri.

The Mansface Mountain Music Festival will kick off its second year this weekend. The festival, hosted by the Muley Fanatics Foundation, begins at 11 a.m., Friday and Saturday. The group is excited to still have its musical line up both nights with...

 
 By David Martin    County    July 18, 2019

Flowing with the rhythm A dancer with the Red Desert Rapture Belly Dancing group performs at Bunning Park in Rock Springs during International Day Saturday morning. Star photo by David Martin

A conflict between the city of Rock Springs Mayor Tim Kaumo and the Sweetwater County Events Complex Executive Director Larry Lloyd has been patched over and a memorandum of understanding between the...

 
 By David Martin    Sports    July 18, 2019

Swimmers prepare for state

While many children and teens enjoy the fun and free time the summer months bring, a dedicated few continue to hone their skills in the pool and prepare for a summer state event in South Dakota this...

 
 By Lexi Mitchell    Sports    July 18, 2019

U18 softball brings home state

Green River Chaos took the state championship in Casper last weekend. They played six games in a bracket style tournament winning four of the six to become the reigning champions. The last game pitted them against local rivals the Rock Springs Storm...

 

GRHS girls soccer coach steps down

After eight years as the Green River High School Lady Wolves Soccer coach, head coach Tracy Wyant has resigned. For the past 10 years, Wyant has coached for GRHS, working two years as assistant coach...

 

Our View: Rodeo impacts county

There’s a lot to check out at the National High School Finals Rodeo. Of course there are the rodeo performances, which take place twice daily, at 9 a.m., and 7 p.m. The last performances take place Saturday, which culminates in the rodeo’s champi...

 
 By Lu Sweet    Opinion    July 18, 2019

Lifelong Learning: Balancing acts

I recently read an article written by Emily Tipping, editorial director for the magazine Recreation Management, May 2019, about trying to keep work life and home life in balance on a consistent basis. Tipping said that we all have an idea of where...

 

Is the information one reads fake news?

It is miraculous to consider how much access and exposure we have to information through our computers, televisions, radios and newspapers. Unfortunately, we need to be on guard because too much of this buzz can be false information. In an October...

 

Bonnie C. Ringdahl

Bonnie C. Ringdahl, 83, of Green River, passed away July 5, 2019, at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City. A longtime resident of Green River, Ringdahl died following a lengthy illn...

 

Beverly Ann DeVoy

Beverly Ann DeVoy passed away July 4, 2019, in Ogden, Utah from a short illness. She was born Jan. 28, 1951, in Evanston, to Francis and Darlene DeVoy. Beverly graduated from Evanston High School in 1...

 

Stratton Jay Bruderer

Stratton Jay Bruderer was born March 16, 2003, in Afton. He passed away July 9, 2019, in Rock Springs. He was the youngest of four children born to Bradley and Suzzette Howell Bruderer. Stratton will...

 

Jay A. Weidler

Jay A. Weidler, 80, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019, at his home in Rock Springs. He was a long-time resident of Rock Springs and is a former resident of Indiana. Weidler was born March 6, 1939,...

 

Green River Arthur G. Pacheco

A longtime resident of Green River Arthur G. Pacheco, 66, passed away April 21, 2019, at his home in Delta, Colo. He was born Jan. 18, 1953. A rosary will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday at Immaculate...

 

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