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How one makes a masterpiece

While all of the artists were inside the Expedition Island Pavilion sculpting clay statutes or painting, one was outside in the hot sun to finish his paining. Green River resident J.T. Schmidt was...

 

Children attend weekend events

This weekend, children had the opportunity to see artists at work through the live sculpture and painting competition. While artists from all over gathered in the Expedition Island pavilion for the...

 

Many seniors attend indoor carnival

Carnival games and food drew a crowd to the Golden Hour Senior Center Thursday morning. Some of the games seniors played included, ring toss, football toss, spin the wheel, disk drop, go fishing and...

 

Experience gained during summer

Members of the Sweetwater Aquatics Team returned home from zones with more competition experience. SWAT Team coach Randy Walker said this year zones was hosted in northern California. The swimmers in...

 

Wolves tennis team successful in Laramie

The Green River High School tennis team notched a few more victories over the weekend, defeating both Laramie and Torrington during competition in Laramie. On Thursday, the Wolves will travel to Rock Springs to take on the Tigers, with a second...

 

Our View: Town needs a resident deputy

We’re convinced the Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office should find a way to post a resident deputy in Wamsutter. During a recent meeting to discuss potential impact funding to be distributed in Sweetwater County, representatives of the town...

 
 By Lu Sweet    Opinion    August 22, 2018

Lifelong learning: Signs

Tis the season for a lot of road construction. I was traveling for business not long ago and I couldn’t help but notice the many, many roads signs as I drove. I started thinking about signs we are “given” or that we give out in our every day...

 

Making one's voice heard

A plethora of campaign signs representing numerous candidates all vying for the public’s vote marks the coming of election day through what has blossomed into more appropriately noted, another election season. Held with a similar dismay that I...

 
 By David Martin    County    August 22, 2018

Voters oust Kolb Tues.

In the end, all the signs and balloons didn’t help John Kolb get elected to a third term. Kolb was fourth overall in the Republican Primary for Sweetwater County Commissioner, being defeated...

 

Bye-bye Bank of the West

Sweetwater County will no longer send depositories to Bank of the West starting Oct. 1. During the Sweetwater County Commissioners meeting Tuesday morning, the commissioners voted unanimously to...

 
 By David Martin    County    August 22, 2018

Gordon loses county, wins state

While Sweetwater County voters sided with Foster Friess in the Republican Primary Election, GOP voters across the state decided State Treasurer Mark Gordon would be their choice for Governor of...

 

Former runner sent to prison

A 19-year-old man who admitted to sexting and having sexual relations with a 16-year-old girl will serve prison time. Colton L. Minard, Green River, recently appeared in the Third District Court of...

 

County group combats human trafficking

One Sweetwater County organization is trying to spread the word about how human trafficking and sex exploitation can happen in Wyoming and even in this county. For Christal Martin, founder and...

 

Margaret Elizabeth Warby

Margaret Elizabeth Warby was born in Jackson Hole on Oct. 18, 1924, to John and Francis Stacey. She died of natural causes at her home in Yuma, Ariz., on Aug. 3, 2018, after spending the day visiting...

 

Isabel Malinda Carter

Isabel Malinda Carter, 90, of Green River passed away Aug. 17, 2018, at the Mission at Castle Rock in Green River after a lengthy illness. She was born July 14, 1928, in Green River, the daughter of...

 

Mary G. Killian

Mary G. Killian, 94, of Rock Springs, passed away Aug. 17, 2018, at Mission at Castle Rock in Green River. A lifelong resident of Rock Springs, Mary died following a lengthy illness. She was born...

 

Marilyn D. Fedrizzi-Love

Marilyn D. Fedrizzi-Love, 63, of Rock Springs, passed away Aug. 10, 2018, at her home. A longtime resident of Rock Springs, Love died following a brief illness.  She was born March 7, 1955, in...

 

Stella Lou "Mandros" Cook

Stella Lou "Mandros" Cook, 75, passed away Aug. 9, 2018, in Casper. Stella was born Sept. 6, 1942, the daughter of Sam Mandros and Edith McFarland Mandros in Rock River. The family moved to Green...

 

James While and Jacqueline While

A Mass of Christian burial for James While and Jacqueline While will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Friday at the Saints Cyril and Methodius Catholic Church, 633 Bridger Ave. in Rock Springs. Inurnment...

 

Robert Bingham

Robert Bingham, 53, of Green River, passed away on Aug. 20, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family.    He was born on April 28, 1965, in Rock Springs the son of Francis and Phyllis L....

 

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