Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Green River Family Donates Historic Isis Theatre Posters to Sweetwater County Historical Museum

GREEN RIVER — For over half a century, if you wanted to take in a movie in Green River, you went to...

From 1929 and Into the Future: The History of the Rock Springs Coal Arch...

When the Rock Springs Coal Sign was first lighted in June 1929, the world on the doorstep of the Great Depression was...

Sweetwater County Historical Museum Commemorates International Women’s Day

SWEETWATER COUNTY — March 8 is International Women's Day, which has been “celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women”...

Time Changes and Relocation: The History of the Rock Springs Coal Arch (Part 3)

Alas and alack, coal mining in Rock Springs dwindled to a halt in the 1950s, as trains switched to diesel power and...

A Monument of Civic Pride: The History of the Rock Springs Coal Arch (Part...

People in Rock Springs back in 1929 thought their brand-spanking new Coal Sign was pretty impressive, judging from a July, 1929 article...

Welcome to the Home of Rock Springs Coal: The History of the Rock Springs...

You might pass by it from time to time while visiting a Downtown business, or like us, daily on our way to...

#TBT: 10 (Interesting) Wyoming Christmas Memories

One of the best parts of the holiday season is making memories that last forever. We're throwing it back today to some Wyoming memories that...

Today is National Miners’ Day…Tell Them How Much You Appreciate Them

ROCK SPRINGS -- You may not know it, but December 6th is National Miners Day. The United States Senate passed a resolution on December 3,...

Local Museums Join Smithsonian Magazine’s 14th Annual Museum Day

SWEETWATER COUNTY-- Sweetwater County museums are celebrating on September 22, 2018 as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day, a national celebration of...

The 1885 Chinese Massacre—Not Rock Springs’ Finest Hour: Part 1

The following feature is Part 1 of a two-part series on the Chinese Massacre that occurred in Rock Springs in 1885. Special thanks to...

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