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Articles from the August 19, 2021 edition

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 By David Martin    City    August 19, 2021

Task force survey sees strong response

An ongoing survey asking residents to give their thoughts about the Greenbelt has seen more than 700 respondents so far, giving members of the Greenbelt Task Force a valuable insight into what their...

 
 By Staff Report    City    August 19, 2021

Green River Basin FCU merges with WyHy FCU

Green River Basin Federal Credit Union is now part of the WyHy credit union family. A merger between the two credit unions was approved during a Green River Basin membership meeting last week. According to a press release, the credit union will...

 
 By Nick Reynolds    News    August 19, 2021

Natrium project inches forward

A progress report to members of the Joint Committee on Minerals, Business & Economic Development in Laramie Thursday offered mostly good news to proponents of building a first-of-its-kind nuclear reactor in Wyoming. Even with the backing of the...

 

Rex Gary Bennett

Rex Gary Bennett, 67, passed away suddenly on August 9, 2021 after a courageous battle against cancer. Rex was born in Ames, Iowa on December 5, 1953 and after moving to Wyoming as a child, graduated from Rawlins High School. He retired after a long...

 

Pamela Jane Clark

Pamela Jane Clark, 76, passed away Tuesday, August 10, 2021 at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County in Rock Springs, Wyoming. She was a resident of Green River for the last 45 years and is a former...

 

Bryce Morgan Hunt

Bryce Morgan Hunt, 28, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County in Rock Springs, Wyoming. He was a resident of Green River for 18 years and former...

 

Helene B. Novotny

Helene B. Novotny, 84, passed away Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at Mission at Castle Rock Rehabilitation Center in Green River, Wyoming. Mrs. Novotny was a life-long resident of Wyoming. Helene was...

 

Our View: We need to fight misinformation

Misinformation proliferates on social media like a plaque. Hundreds of posts and videos are solely designed to maximize their reach and spread fear amongst those who consume that media. As baseless claims start reaching public discourse, we all need...

 

Biden's land grab: The federal policy for intentional decline

One thing that can be safely said about the Biden Administration is that when you think they could not become even more extreme, they make clear that you underestimate them at your peril. Take President Biden’s Executive Order 14008, entitled...

 

Green River Police Department reports for Aug. 10-16

Green River Police Department reports for Aug. 10 At 1:10 p.m. officers responded to a report of property damage at the Green River Recreation Center. Officers met with an individual who reported another individual that cracked the windshield of...

 

Carnegie capitalism

(Editor’s note: Jessica recently won an essay contest hosted by the Sweetwater County Historical Museum. The Star agreed to publish the winning essays) In the early 1900’s the City of Green River’s dynamic was much different. The entire...

 

Advocating for the city's furriest residents

Green River Animal Control has been busy. Tracy Wyant and Kim Wilkins, Green River's two full-time Animal Control Officers (ACOs), have had their hands full lately. The Animal Control Shelter usually...

 

Texas company donates to GR students

"Everywhere we go we try to give back to the community," Rick Haydon said.  Haydon was one of the representatives from Peterson Beckner Industries (PBI) who brought backpacks full of school supplies...

 
 By Staff Report    People    August 19, 2021

High school hall of fame adds inductees

Several past Green River Wolves are being added to the Green River High School Hall of Fame.  The Class of 2021 Hall of Fame Inductees are Don Van Matre, Dr. Marlene Tromp, Glen McLean and the 1976 GRHS football team.  Don Van Matre served over 20...

 

Hospital joins national 'Good Catch' program

A campaign aimed at improving the recognition and reporting of potential risks in the hospital’s processes and systems has proven successful just out of the gate. Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County kicked off the Good Catch campaign in early...

 

Birth announcements for the week of Aug. 19

Tyler Himebauch and Alexandra Shields of Green River are announcing the birth of their daughter Harlow Amory Himebauch. Harlow was born August 7 at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County. Josh and Stephanie Dillard of Rock Springs are announcing the...

 

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