ROCK SPRINGS – The summer races that are annually hosted at the Sweetwater Speedway had a different feel than past years.
ROCK SPRINGS — The Archie Hay Post 24 Wyoming Legion baseball team will officially kick off the 2020 season this weekend at home during the the Rock Springs Invite.
SWEETWATER COUNTY – There are plenty of places in Sweetwater County that allows people to witness nature and wildlife, but still practice social distancing during the pandemic.
Before I officially took the job at the Rocket Miner, I made a visit to check out the town and the county that I would soon be calling home.
ROCK SPRINGS — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rock Springs Family Recreation Center and Rock Springs Civic Center closed down for nearly 44 days according to Dave Lansang, director of Parks and Recreation.
SWEETWATER COUNTY – The sun is out. The weather is warming up. What better way to soak in the sunshine than a trip to the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area?
ROCK SPRINGS — The Men’s Senior Golf Association is welcoming new members for the 2020 season. Interested senior golfers of all abilities are invited to join.
GREEN RIVER – While social distancing and worrying about COVID-19 might be challenging and troublesome, there are still plenty of outdoor activities to do to take your mind off of things.
ROCK SPRINGS -- In its fifth season, the Sweetwater Lopes Lacrosse Club is continuing to expand beyond expectations. Helping to create the lacrosse community in Wyoming has been a difficult task, but new teams throughout the state are bringing greater opportunities both in terms of competiti…
ROCK SPRINGS -- Rock Springs Junior Jazz girls basketball is on the offense this year with 19 teams and over 150 young ladies working to become better athletes and students.
ROCK SPRINGS -- As we get ready for another year of Sand Puppy baseball, it is good to look back over last year and talk about the strides that were made. Our AA program increased its win total by 13 games from the previous year with a brutal schedule and was one pitch away from one of the b…
ROCK SPRINGS – The season did not start how the hockey players expected and there have been unexpected complications, but the end goal has never changed. They are working hard toward winning a state championship.
SALT LAKE CITY — The 18U Pinedale Glaciers Midget team went 2-2 at the Grizz Cup Hockey Tournament over the weekend in Salt Lake City. At the end of pool play, the Glaciers tied for first place with 6 points. The three-way tiebreaker to see who would play came down to goals for and goals aga…
ROCK SPRINGS – Due to administrative errors, the Wyoming Amateur Hockey Association’s Pinedale Glaciers were forced to forfeit their first game of the season, despite going undefeated.
LARAMIE – Wyoming women’s soccer head coach Pete Cuadrado will host two camps next month for players ranging from preschool through high school. Both camps will take place in the indoor practice facility.
LARAMIE — If you’re age 50 or older, consider putting a little focus in workouts this winter. Instead of “just doing it,” set a goal to compete in the Wyoming Winter Senior Olympics.
PINEDALE — Pinedale Glaciers center Logan Marroquin wins a faceoff versus the Sheridan Hawks on Saturday, Dec. 21. The Glaciers defeated the Hawks, 8-1. The Glaciers are officially 9-1-0 on the season. Pinedale’s only loss was due to a forfeit required by the Wyoming Amateur Hockey League be…
ROCK SPRINGS -- The Rock Springs Junior High School seventh-grade 'A' team took home the district championship over the weekend. The Jaguars played two games in the tournament, which was hosted by Lincoln Middle School. They defeated Lyman, 28-8, to advance to the championship game against M…
ROCK SPRINGS – Over the Thanksgiving weekend, the Rock Springs Youth American Football All Stars won the National Youth Football Championship in Las Vegas, Nevada.
ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs Junior High School Jaguars girl’s basketball ‘A’ teams swept their opponents in a double-header at home On Saturday, Nov. 23.
ROCK SPRINGS — The second Coats and Cans for Kids charity run will take place 7:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sept. 14. Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy a desert walk or run on White Mountain in support of a good cause.
GILLETTE — The 2019 Wyoming state horseshoe tournament was hosted in Gillette on Aug. 24-25. There was 112 pitchers from Rock Springs and Green River, seven of which placed.
LARAMIE — A vote by Albany County School District No. 1’s school board has set the stage for Wyoming to start offering high school softball in 2021.
CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Wyoming is selling Pigskin Madness Raffle Tickets, a $20 game of chance. Each ticket has seven chances to win each of the 17 weeks of the professional football season.
GILLETTE – The Archie Hay Post 24 American Legion baseball team’s season came to an end Saturday after the Sand Puppies fell to the Jackson Giants 14-1 at the AA state tournament in Gillette.