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By Hannah Romero
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Walk to End Alzheimer's comes to Green River

 

August 25, 2022

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Participants in last year's Walk to End Alzheimers walked in Downtown Rock Springs. This year the annual walk will be in Green River.

The Sweetwater County Walk to End Alzheimer's is coming to Green River for the first time in four years.

The walk is held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide and is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. 

"I think that awareness of Alzheimer's disease is very important for people to realize it's there and they are still struggling to find a cure," Ruth Lauritzen said.

Lauritzen is a member of the local committee that organizes the walk in Sweetwater County each year. Other commitee members are Susie Von Ahrens, Maril...



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