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RSPD Alerts Vehicle Owners of Recent Spike in Auto Burglaries

The Rock Springs Police Department urges all motor vehicle owners to keep your vehicles locked whenever you are not in them, and to avoid using your vehicle to store easily pilfered high value items, including credit and debit cards.

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-05-24 23:06:42

Rock Springs Has Opportunity Zones Named in Investor Program

Wyoming names 25 opportunity zones for investors to defer taxes, lift neighborhoods.Zones in Sweetwater, Uinta, and Carbon Counties are among them.

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-05-23 20:40:24

Foster Friess speaking in Rock Springs Thursday

His three main issues are he wants to diversify the economy, stabilize the state budget and enhance the state’s education opportunities. “Freedom, Prosperity, and Kindness are the key words of my message,” Friess says.

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-05-23 21:33:12

Adorable & Adoptable: Pets of the Week

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


Lifelong Sweetwater County Resident Perri Rubeck Announces Bid for Office of Sweetwater County Assessor

I am married to the love of my life, Alicia, and together we have two great children, Chezni and Stone. I have served as president of the Green River Spurs Soccer Club for the last three years. Prior to becoming involved with soccer I spent four years coaching football at Green River High School.

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-05-24 19:30:56

Discount Spay & Neuter Clinic is May 25-26

ROCK SPRINGS — A low-cost spay and neuter clinic for dogs and cats will be May 25 and 26 at the Rock Springs Pet Hospital, located next to Joe’s Pet Depot in Rock Springs.Veterinarians Dr. Cameron Eilts of Rock Springs Pet Hospital and Dr Megan Beavers of Desert View are teaming up for the event.“We


Downtown Putt Around Tournament & Ribbon Cutting is June 2

Following the ribbon cutting and tournament the Downtown Putt Around will be open to the public,free of charge. The twelve-hole miniature course is available on the honor system and putters and balls will be available there, players are just reminded toreturn them upon completion.Advertisement - Sto

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-05-23 19:23:08

Susie von Ahrens to Chair the 2018 Rock Springs Alzheimer's Association Walk

The Walk to End Alzheimer’s for Sweetwater County will take place on Saturday, June 16 at Bunning Park in Rock Springs.In addition to a one-mile route, the Walk includes information, a ceremony and a BBQ following the Walk.

SWEETWATERNOW.COM - 2018-05-23 20:16:00

Rock Springs Simplot Hiring a Safety Specialist

Safety Specialist – Job ID 5308DescriptionThe J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We cur


Mike Shutran Seeks Ward 2 - Green River City Council Seat

As an Industrial Maintenance Planner, I have first-hand experience in the successfully navigation of budget constraints and prioritizing expenditures. I understand how difficult important financial decisions can be and feel that my perspective would be useful to the City of Green river. With the eve


Rock Springs and Green River Residents Clean Up Cities [PHOTOS]

Businesses, teams, and individuals started signing up on May 1 to participate in the clean up. The participants could collect trash bags, gloves, and bottled water at the Chamber before heading out to pick up the trash and litter that accumulates around the city throughout the year.


Sheriff’s Office Has Moved to Sweetwater County Justice Center

Sheriff’s Office operations, encompassing Administration, Patrol, Detectives, Interview Rooms, Evidence & Property, Civil Process, Training Rooms, County Emergency Management, an Emergency Operations Center, a Vehicle Impound-Storage Building, and the Sweetwater County Detention Center, are now loca


Rock Springs Chamber Raises 56 Flags to Honor the City's Cultural Heritage

“We are the home of 56 nationalities, and the Chamber is the door to the community,” Rock Springs Chamber administrative assistant Erin Hastings said. She added that the Chamber is where people go to first when visiting the community.


Game and Fish Offers Help to Hunters at License Application How-To Seminar May 29

The how-to seminar will take place on Tuesday, May 29, from 4-7 pm, at White Mountain Library in Rock Springs. A credit or debit card is required for persons applying online for a hunting license.


Andrew Morrison Announces Candidacy for Green River City Council - Ward II

GREEN RIVER — Andrew Morrison, a lifelong resident of Green River for 40+ years, has announced he will run for Green River City Council, Ward II.


13-Year-Old Boy Treated for Gunshot Wound to Leg

ROCK SPRINGS– On Saturday May 12, 2018 at 5:15 pm, Officers of the Rock Springs Police Department were dispatched to Tate Way in Rock Springs for a 13-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to his leg.


RSHS Invested Student of the Month

“Dylan While is a senior at Rock Springs High School and is actively involved in our theater program. Dylan has served as a publicity student leader, and has been instrumental in advertising for our program. He has arranged opportunities to speak at Sweetwater County School Board meeting, and has sp


Rock Springs Chamber to Host Sweetwater County Super Swap

This event will be open to everyone in or near Sweetwater County to come and shop, rent a space, or both! The Chamber is accepting applications for space rentals, which are $30 each.


Time Capsule Steals the Show at Sweetwater #1 School Board

Among other purposes, the 10th-year opening of the time capsule will display to students, faculty and parents what the school year functions were like when the class of 2028 were all second graders during the 2017-2018 academic year.


805 Daniel Boone Dr.– Green River, WY

Includes stainless-steel kitchen appliances that are 4 years old, recently replaced hot water heater (January 2014), and new laminate wood flooring in the front room and hallway.