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Reminder: Rocket-Miner goes to two day publication this week

ROCK SPRINGS — As we first announced in June, the Rock Springs Rocket-Miner newspaper will become a Wednesday and Saturday publication star… Read more

Airport requests funding to help with commercial terminal work

ROCK SPRINGS — The Rock Springs City Council will consider a Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport request for $133,333 that would be used as … Read more

GR to look at deal with SEDC

GREEN RIVER — The Green River City Council will consider an agreement with the Sweetwater Economic Development Coalition at Tuesday's meeti… Read more

Business

Energy companies pull US stocks lower on falling oil prices

NEW YORK — Energy companies helped pull stocks slightly lower on Wall Street in afternoon trading Tuesday as the market pulled back after h… Read more

Travel and Tourism sees 5% increase in leisure visitation

SWEETWATER COUNTY — The marketing efforts deployed by Sweetwater County Travel and Tourism resulted in an increase in leisure visitation to… Read more

Financial Markets Glance

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Sports

The epitome of longevity

ROCK SPRINGS — For the last 32 years there has been one constant for the Rock Springs High School cross country team — one steady rock that… Read more

The big show returns

ROCK SPRINGS — Come Sunday, July 14, the National High School Finals Rodeo returns to Rock Springs for the sixth time in the last nine year… Read more

End of an era

GREEN RIVER — Tracy Wyant, Head Girls Soccer Coach for Green River High School has stepped down from her position. Read more

Community

Senior menus for 7/13

Golden Hour Read more

Bernadine Craft, Norma Prevedel are Remember When's Women of the Month

ROCK SPRINGS — Reverend Dr. Bernadine Louise Craft and Norma Heikkila Prevedel are The Remember When Monday Committee of Rock Springs Young… Read more

Anniversary-Lois and Tom Breeze

ROCK SPRINGS — Lois and Tom Breeze of Rock Springs celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary this Monday, July 15. Read more

Opinion

It's been a great ride

Change always seems to happen suddenly, sneaking up on us in subtle ways. Sometimes it is welcome, and other times it is difficult. But wit… Read more

Address the issue, but evaluate everything

Sweetwater county School District No. 1 is looking at potential attendance policy changes to address its chronic truancy issue. We agree it… Read more

Hot house flower alerts from NPR

So many things happening in the news, it’s hard to fit it all in: Read more

Obituaries

Death notice-Stanley Frolich Sr.

ROCK SPRINGS — Stanley Frolich Sr. passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side, just days before his 94th birthday. Read more

Death notice-Jay A. Weidler

ROCK SPRINGS — Jay A. Weidler, 80, died Thursday, July 11, 2019, at his home in Rock Springs. He was a long-time resident of Rock Springs a… Read more

Larry Frost

PARK CITY — A celebration of life will take place in Park City, Utah, on Aug. 3, 2019, for Larry Frost, 79, who died on Feb. 26, 2019. RSVP… Read more

Records

Rock Springs Police for July 13, 2019

ROCK SPRINGS — The Rock Springs Police Department reported multiple arrests: Read more

Sweetwater County Sheriff's Office for July 13, 2019

SWEETWATER COUNTY — The Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office reported one arrest: Read more

Green River Police for July 13, 2019

GREEN RIVER — The Green River Police Department made the following reports: Read more

Upcoming Events

3rd Annual Veterans Freedom Run/Walk

We are honored to sponsor our 3rd Annual Veterans Freedom Race on November 9, 2019. The Veterans Fr… Read more

Hiroya Tsukamoto Concert

The one-of-a-kind composer, guitarist and singer-songwriter from Kyoto, Japan will take the audienc… Read more

Movie in the Park—"The Incredibles 2"

Film starts at dusk, between 8:15 & 8:45 p.m. Read more

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