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By Hannah Romero

Sweetwater County raises thousands for Make-A-Wish


Stephanie Peterson

Caleb Lake, Skyler Lee and Allyson White get excited along with the rest of the crowd during the Make-A-Wish student staff basketball game at Green River High School.

Even with a historic winter storm in the middle of fundraising efforts, the communities of Green River and Rock Springs couldn't be stopped as they came together and competed to raise money for the annual Make-A-Wish donation. 

This year Green River raised $26,315.45 for Make-A-Wish Wyoming, and Rock Springs raised $36,214.21, for a combined total donation of $62,529.66. 

"We did really, really well," Green River High School Student Council Supervisor Marisa DeClercq said. "I'm very happy with this year's results." 

As far as the competition with cross-county rival Rock Springs goes, DeC...

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