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Man wins $10 million from Rock Springs hospital

ROCK SPRINGS — Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County and several medical staff were found negligent in the treatment of a Rock Springs man who had both his legs amputated four days after being released from the hospital in June 2013.The jury on Oct. 5 awarded Darrell Menapace $10.165 million at the

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2018-10-15 18:00:00

Get to Know Rock Springs Pet Hospital

Stop by Rock Springs Pet Hospital the next time your pet is in need ofQUALITY, andEXPERIENCEDcare!

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-10-15 20:24:13

Game & Fish Looking for Information on Deer Poached in Rock Springs

Anyone with information on this or any other wildlife violation may call the Stop Poaching Hotline at 1-877-WGFD-TIP (1-877-943-3847 ). Tips may be reported online atwgfd.wyo.gov, directly to game warden Andy Roosa at 307-350-4204, or by calling the Green River Game and Fish Office at-1-307-875-3223


Sweetwater #1 Continues With School Safety Efforts

Friday, October 19, 2018 is the end of the first quarter with no school for students. All District staff will be attending a school safety training for half of the day with schools and departments scheduled for a morning or afternoon session.

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-10-15 19:27:21

Green River City Council Agenda for October 16

GREEN RIVER– The Green River City Council will host its regular meeting at Green River City Hall on Tuesday, October 16, at 7 pm. The agenda items are listed below.

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-10-15 20:27:09

Dead candidate’s name will appear on Wyoming ballots

File photo of a voter.LARAMIE, Wyo. — The name of a Wyoming Republican regional political candidate who died last week will still appear on ballots in the Nov. 6 election.The Laramie Boomerangreportsthat defense attorney Tony Lopez died on Tuesday at age 65.He was running for the post of Albany Coun

CBS4INDY.COM - 2018-10-14 22:46:53

Rock Springs Planning and Zoning Approves Updated Terms

ROCK SPRINGS — The Planning and Zoning Commission approved revised definitions for several new terms, most notably “Accessory Building or Use”, “Building”, “Building Lines”, and “Porch”.


Adorable Adoptables: Jojo, Charlotte, & Hoochie

Your next fuzzy family member could be at a Sweetwater County Animal Shelter.Each week, we will highlight Pets of the Week currently available at local shelters, sponsored by


#BREAKING: RSPD Investigates Bomb Threat at Rock Springs Junior High

Officers from the Rock Springs Police Department were notified of a bomb threat at Rock Springs Junior High School earlier this afternoon.According to officials, students began evacuating around 2:45 PM. Some students were still at the school for extracurricular activities and have since been evacua


Jury Awards Rock Springs Man Over $10M in Case Involving Memorial Hospital and Physician

The jury awarded Rock Springs resident Darrell Menapace $10,165,000 for a number of damages including lost wages, disability and disfigurement, future medical expenses and more.


Green River School Board Considers Reduced-Cost Lunch Program

“We need to educate and advertise, so that we get every (Washington Elementary) family” that could potentially qualify for the free or reduced price lunches, Covey told the board.


Southland Royalty Company Hiring Desktop Support Analyst

Problem solving/analysis skillsGood communication skillsCustomer service and time management skillsFamiliarity with most computer systemsAbility to train and assist in developing training materialAbility to assist in software and hardware evaluationAbility to use Microsoft Office, Office 365, Window


Sweetwater County Museum Celebrating Día de los Muertos

SWEETWATER COUNTY– The Sweetwater County Historical Museum and Edgar Romero, a Hispanic resident of Green River, partnered again to celebrate Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead).


Snow temporarily forces some Wyoming highways to close

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming transportation officials are reopening portions of the highways they had been forced to close due to snow and ice.Officials reopened Interstate 25 at the Colorado state line on Sunday morning after hazardous driving conditions had caused an 11-hour closure.Officials als

CCENTERDISPATCH.COM - 2018-10-14 14:51:11

Wyoming woman injured in US 26 rollover

ISP said Angela Krueger, 41, of Alpine, Wyoming was east bound in a 2000 Toyota Camry. Joel Handy, 62, of Rexburg was also eastbound in a 2018 Volvo Semi. The Camry sideswiped the semi before driving off the road and rolling over.


The best places to fish in Wyoming this winter, and how to catch something

Ice may not be covering all of Wyoming’s lakes and reservoirs yet, but ice fishing season isn’t actually that far away.And for most of the state’s water, fishing early is often best.“The hot summer months are when things will slow down, but they pick back up with early ice,” said Andrew Nikirk, Wyom


This Unassuming County In Wyoming Has The Worst Weather In America

Wyomingites joke about our seasons. We’ve got July, August, and Winter. It’s always windy, and sometimes when you’re lucky, it’s windy AND cold. But we still stay out here, because we love the scenery, the peacefulness, and the isolation of living in the middle of nowhere… at least that’s what we te


Bulldogs beat Wyoming to stay undefeated in Mountain West

FRESNO, Calif. -- Fresno State takes down Wyoming 27-3 and improves to 5-1 overall, 2-0 in MW play.


Casper, Mills and Evansville Ranked Among Most Dangerous Wyoming

I can prove this is wrong with science, but the Internet has called out Casper, Mills and Evansville among the most dangerous Wyoming cities.Big time disclaimer:this IS NOT MY LIST. BlameRoadsnacks. They are the ones that are spreading bad vibes about our part of Wyoming. How did we end up on their


Wyoming Salmonella Cases Linked to Outbreak and Beef Recall

“Because ground beef can be stored in freezers for some time, people may still have recalled meat in their homes,” said Tiffany Greenlee, WDH epidemiologist.