Wellness Challenge begins Thursday, Jan. 29, at Western

Western Wyoming Community College - Community Education

Pre-testing for participants scheduled for Jan. 29 – 31; workouts begin Feb. 3 ROCK SPRINGS – The 2015 Wellness Challenge at Western Wyoming Community College will begin later this week with pre-testing for participants in the campus’s annual 12-week fitness program. Student interns from the Department of Exercise Science will assist participants in establishing fitness and dietary goals, and Western’s ...

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Bill L. Cummings (February 2, 1935 – January 25, 2015)

Bill Cummings

Bill L. Cummings, 79, of Rock Springs, Wyoming passed away on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County.  A longtime resident of Rock Springs, Wyoming, Mr. Cummings past away following several years of ill health. He was born in Erie, Colorado on February 2, 1935, the son of the late James Vincent Cummings and Ann Krpan. Mr. ...

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Joseph DeGraw (September 14, 1978 – January 19, 2015)

Joseph Degraw

Joseph DeGraw, 36, of Green River, Wyoming passed away on Monday, January 19, 2015 at his home.  A resident of Green River, Wyoming for the past four years and former resident of Laramie, Wyoming, Mr. DeGraw passed away due to complications of congestive heart failure. He was born on September 14, 1978 in Ridgewood, New Jersey, the son of Jason ...

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Shots fired near City Hall, Sunday, results in damage to second story window

Green-River

According to the Green River Police Department’s daily Press Release, Officers responded to multiple reports of a disturbance around 10:39pm, in reference to possible shots fired in the area.  Officers contacted the reporting parties, checked the area and reported damage to a second story window on the south side of City Hall which was closed at the time. Upon further ...

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RSPD Arrests 4 on Marijuana Charges

marijuana

On January 21, 2015 at approximately 2015 hours the Rock Springs Police Department received an anonymous complaint that there was a strong smell of marijuana coming from the residence of 1700 Swanson #30 and the anonymous person was concerned there were children in the residence. Officer Jarvie, Officer Baker, and Officer Garretson responded to 1700 Swanson #30. While walking up ...

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Sweetwater County Marriage Licenses: January 20 – 23, 2015

Sweetwater County Marriage Licenses: January 20 - 23, 2015

To submit an engagement or wedding announcement, email publisher@wyo4news.com. Details to include in announcements can be found on the weddings and engagements pages.         Sweetwater County Marriage Licenses: January 20 – 23, 2015 Date Name Age City State 1/20/2015 Party 1 WORDEN, COREY RICHARD 30 GREEN RIVER WYOMING Party 2 WEGNER, SAMANTHA MARIE 22 GREEN RIVER WYOMING ...

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WWCC Nursing Program to Host Feb. 4 Public Forum with Accreditation Program Evaluators

accreditation

Deadline for written comments is Jan. 28 Rock Springs, Wyoming — The Nursing Program at Western Wyoming Community College will host a public forum on Wednesday, Feb. 4, as part of an accreditation site review by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. Citizens of Southwest Wyoming are invited to meet the program evaluators and share comments about the program at ...

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Photo of the Day: Power Lines

Photo of the Day: Power Lines

Submit your photos for an opportunity to have them shared with the community. Send them to publisher@wyo4news.com under the subject line “Photos.” Please include your name and a description of each photo. Social

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John Morris Henderson (July 25, 1953 – January 19, 2015)

John Morris Henderson - Sweetwater County Obituaries

John Morris Henderson, 61, a long time resident of Green River, Wyoming, died accidentally from drowning while ice fishing on Flaming Gorge Reservoir on January 19, 2015. He was born on July 25, 1953 in San Bernardino, California, the son of Robert Wayne and Patricia Mae (Siggins) Henderson. He spent his early years living in Southern California and the Rancho ...

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