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By Hannah Romero
Staff Writer 

Pony Express continues Christmas card tradition


December 16, 2021

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Melissa Misner and Andy Misner ride out of Green River during the annual Christmas card ride conducted by the Sweetwater Pony Express Riders.

Melissa and Andy Misner swung into their saddles outside the post office Saturday morning. Their horses were loaded with two mochillas and five saddlebags full of Christmas cards. The Misners smiled as they rode down Uinta Drive, escorted by two Green River Police Department vehicles.

After making their way past Interstate 80 and over to the old Lincoln Highway, they made the first handoff, transferring the Christmas cards to Reed Misner and Anne Cheney, who then began the ride through the snow on their stretch of the journey to Rock Springs.

The Sweetwater County chapter of the Pony Expr...

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