Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to and SweetwaterNOW and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to SweetwaterNOW include and SWN. The SWN website is a news source for the geographical region of Sweetwater County, Wyoming and surrounding areas. By using the SWN website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, SWN may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

–          First and Last Name

–          E-mail Address

–          Gender, Birth date

If you purchase SWN’s products and services, we collect billing and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.

SWN may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your:

–          Age

–          Gender

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (b) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (c) sending us an email message; (d) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

SWN collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

SWN may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from SWN and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

SWN does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

SWN may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. SWN may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to SWN, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

SWN may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on SWN or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of SWN; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of SWN, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior

SWN may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within SWN, in order to determine what SWN services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within SWN to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by SWN. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the SWN website.

Use of Cookies

The SWN website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize SWN pages, or register with SWN site or services, a cookie helps SWN to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same SWN website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the SWN features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the SWN services or websites you visit.


This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Children Under Thirteen

SWN does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

E-mail Communications

From time to time, SWN may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. In order to improve our Services, we may receive a notification when you open an email from SWN or click on a link therein.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from SWN, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the UNSUBSCRIBE button within emails.

Changes to this Statement

SWN reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information

SWN welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.

Email Address:

Telephone number: 307-922-0700

SweetwaterNOW |147 K Street | Rock Springs, Wyoming 82901

Effective as of May 08, 2019