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Articles from the September 12, 2018 edition

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GR park receives ADA equipment

Thanks to a local Girl Scout Troop children with disabilities will have the chance to swing in an expression swing at Collier Park. Collier Park also known as the Rainbow Park because of its rainbow...

 
 By Pete Rust    Sports    September 12, 2018

Wolves come up short Friday night

The Wolves were hoping to start their season at 2-0 against their second non-conference foe this season, but Rawlins hung on for a close 16-14 victory.  For the second week in a row, both teams have...

 

Wolves tennis defeats 2 Cheyenne teams

The Green River High School tennis team took on the three Cheyenne high schools at home over the weekend, which ended in two victories and the team’s first conference defeat. Securing victories...

 

Lady Wolves defeat Lady Tigers last Thursday in RS

It took five sets for the Green River Lady Wolves to take down the Rock Springs Lady Tigers. In an action-packed Lady Wolves volleyball game Thursday evening in Rock Springs, the Lady Wolves showed...

 

Our View: Community action pays off

Green River residents have a lot to be proud of when it comes to our local organizations. The individuals and groups serving Green River residents are dedicated and community-oriented. They care about the city’s residents and their work shows. One...

 

Why it's important to remember the past

There are some dates we should always remember such as your child’s birthday or your wedding anniversary. Dates like these are important to acknowledge and celebrate. They mark happy moments in our lives. Our city turns 150 this year. That’s...

 
 By Lu Sweet    Opinion    September 12, 2018

Lifelong learning: Ubuntu

Recently, I was told a story about an anthropologist who went to Africa to study the social behavior of tribes. One day, he proposed a game to some of the tribal children. He put a basket full of fruit near a tree and told the kids to stand many...

 

Trial to take place in GR

Green River Councilman Allan D. Wilson was going to ask the court for a change of venue for his upcoming trial, but when the hearing started he withdrew the motion. Wilson is charged with one felony...

 

Fire halts service

A Thursday night fire at the Green River Solid Waste Transfer Station resulted in facility being closed for an unknown amount of time and the city scrambling to find a way to provide temporary...

 

Candidates file expenditure reports: thousands spent

A lot of money was spent by candidates prior to the August Primary Election. As their campaigns progress, candidates are required to report the contributions they made and received to their campaign...

 

Hall of fame inductees honored

Some of Green River High School’s most accomplished alumni were honored Friday night during the annual Green River High School Hall of Fame recognition and induction ceremony. Taking place at halfti...

 

Allan Matthew "Matt" Bjorklund

Allan Matthew "Matt" Bjorklund, 72, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018, at his home in Rock Springs. He was a resident of Rock Springs for 40 years and is a former resident of Michigan. He was born...

 

Cleo Ann Terry Glasspoole

Cleo Ann Terry Glasspoole, 80, passed away at home surrounded by her family on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. Glasspoole was born June 16, 1938, to Cleo Alphonso Terry and Anna Matilda (Erickson) Terry in...

 

Robert Muije

Robert Muije, 85, of Green River passed away Sept. 4, 2018, in Fredericksburg, Va. He said Green River was his favorite place to live because he had lots of friends there. He was a 20-year veteran of...

 

Carmen V. Abram

Carmen V. Abram, 93, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County. She was a resident of Rock Springs for 40 years and a former resident of Superior. Abram passed,...

 

Brett Beisner

Brett Beisner, 55, of Rock Springs passed away Wednesday Sept. 5, 2018, at his home.  Beisner was a resident of Rock Springs since 1992 and former resident of Hanna, Wyo.   He was born Nov. 19,...

 

Jeffrey J. Bross

Jeffrey J. Bross, 48, of Rock Springs passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City.  A resident of Rock Springs, since 1995, Bross passed away...

 

Margaret Eva Gil

Margaret Eva Gil, 81, of Rock Springs, passed away Sept, 8, 2018, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County after a short illness. She was born Nov. 16, 1936, in Steep Falls, Maine, the daughter of...

 

Harry Jean Harper Jr.

Harry Jean Harper Jr., 90, of Rock Springs passed away Sept. 4, 2018, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County. He was a longtime resident of Rock Springs. Harper died following a sudden illness. He...

 

Betty Jean Whittaker Beach Whitsell

Betty Jean Whittaker Beach Whitsell, 88, of Rock Springs, passed away Sept. 5, 2018, at Deer Trail Assisted Living. She was born June 19, 1930, in Hillyard, the daughter of Floyd Whittaker and Madia...

 

Georgia Marye Radosevich

Georgia Marye Radosevich, 83, passed away at Butterfly Homes in Billings, Mont., Nov.16, 2017. She was a beautiful person, inside and out. She always had a minute to brighten everyone's day....

 

John J. Radosevich

John J. Radosevich, 83, of Rock Springs, died May 9, 2015, at Canyon Creek Memory Care in Billings, Mont. He was born on Feb. 16, 1932, in Rock Springs, the son of Walter Radosevich and Matilda Eskra...

 

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