In Thursday's Ranger, the page six story "Quilting supply store marks 10th anniversary" should have said the Quilts of Valor Award Evening on Nov. 7 begins at 6:30 p.m. There will be around 150 quilts for veterans and service members to choose from.
Thursday, October 12
The 8th annual tribal farmer's market will be held every Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. until Oct. 12. They will be held on a rotating basis in three reservation communities:
- Fort Washakie - Post Office parking lot
(Located across from the Joint Tribal Building, turn left at the Tribal Gas Station.)
- Ethete - Blue Sky Hall parking lot
(Located at the corner of the stoplight, across from the Ethete Store.)
- Arapahoe - Great Plains parking lot
(Located just off of 17 Mile Road, west of the Health Center.)
Fees are $5 per day for vendors or $20 per season and $30 for out-of-state truck sales. Tables will not be provided. Pre-registration and payment in advance is encouraged but not required. The markets are sponsored by Blue Mountain Associates Inc. For more information call Viola Antelope at 314-8128.
The Dubois Summer Farmer's Market is 5-7 p.m. at St. Thomas Church, 9 South 1st St. 455-2313.
The Dubois Museum Bluebird Project will review data collected in its first year 7-8 p.m. at 909 W. Ramshorn St. 455-2284.
Friday, October 13
The Halloween Hustle Fun Run held by the Riverton Branch Library will be from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Preregistration is required by Oct. 6. After the family and teen costume run and scavenger hunt, ribbons will be awarded to the best themed, most original, scariest, funniest and cutest costumes. At the finish line, families will be able to enter the Haunted Halls of the library that will end in the community room. There will be a Spooktacular Ghostly Gathering with fun treats, photo booth, games and prizes. The teens will then head up to the Fright Fest for additional activities. The event is sponsored by Conoco Philips.
Riverton Does Family Night will be held at 6 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Riverton. The meals is $8 per person and includes 4 different kinds of soup, rolls and dessert. The drove will old different family nights monthly at the Elks Lodge.
Saturday, October 14
The Winter Farmer's Market will be every Saturday at the 4H lunchroom at the Fremont County Fairgrounds from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Breakfast with Bighorns: Join Big Horn Sheep Center staff and volunteers on a driving tour and short trek of our local bighorn sheep habitat viewing area 8-10 a.m. from Dubois. A light breakfast will be provided. For more information call 455-3429.
The Riverton Museum will host the 3rd Annual Fall Fest for Kids from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Crafts, fun, games, munchies, and prizes at this free event for the public.
A responsible ownership event held by the PAWS animal shelter and Stock Doc will be held at the CATS museum from 10 a.m. to noon to educate children on proper pet care. Children who participate will receive goody bags and posters for attending. Animals will be at the museum and a "Good Dog Listener" certificate will also be awarded to children who participate.
A dog and puppy adoption by the PAWS animal shelter will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sweetwater Garden. People who adopt will receive a $50 gift certificate and there will be a silent auction to benefit PAWS. There will be a squash contest, baked goods contests pumpkin workshop and kids workshop.
The First Annual Purple Ball will be at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Riverton. General admission is $20 per person. Reserved seating is $35 per person and includes table service, door prizes and a gift bag. A reserved table is $250 for eight people or half a table for $125. Proceeds go to the Fremont County Alliance Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Victim Assistance. A silent auction will be open from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Music will be provided by Cowboy State Entertainment. There will be raffles, refreshments and a cash bar. Formal attire is not required. For more information call 856-0942.
Champion Chile Cook Off will be at 2 p.m. at Lander City Park This first annual event will include a green chili cook off along with several local food vendors.
The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflote) will play 10:55 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.as part of the Met Opera Live HD program in the Carnegie Room in the Lander Library. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for students. Lunch is available for purchase. For more information call 332-2650 or 332-6203.
Dubois Kiwanis October Pancake Fest will be 8-10 a.m. at the Dubois Senior Center. The meal includes pancakes, sausage, hashbrowns, fruit and beverages for $5. Children 5 and under eat free. Proceeds go to projects benefiting youth and the community.
Information in this column is taken from official law enforcement reports. An arrest is a preliminary step in the legal process. It does not mean that a person has been found guilty of a crime. By law, persons who are arrested are innocent until proven guilty through due legal processes.
In Riverton Police Department reports Tuesday:
-Michael Ferme, 25, of Riverton, was arrested at about 9:55 a.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of Edith Street for domestic battery on a household member, possession of marijuana and child endangering. His alleged victim, Kara Verley, 23, of Riverton, was issued a citation for child endangering. Officials said the two were arguing, and she smashed his guitar on the floor, so he grabbed her, threw her on a bed and hit her. Reports state she is pregnant, and there were other children in the home along with marijuana, drug paraphernalia and loaded firearms on the floor. Officials contacted the Department of Family Services, and the children were turned over to a family member. No medical treatment was necessary.
- A 17-year-old Riverton boy who had been signed as a runaway was arrested at about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 2600 block of Peck Avenue on a Fremont County Sheriff's Office warrant.
- Kenneth Shakespeare, 31, of Arapahoe, was arrested at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard on two municipal warrants.
- Amber McIntyre, 23, of Riverton, was arrested at about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of East Fremont Avenue for driving under the influence and driving on roadways laned for traffic in reference to a minor crash.
- Citations have been prepared for a man who allegedly battered a household member and endangered a child at about 9:40 p.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of Shoshone Drive. No serious injuries were recorded. Reports state he was fighting with his girlfriend, who didn't want him to leave the house. She reportedly was holding a 2-month-old child when she stepped in front of the door, and he pushed her away, knocking to the ground. She then grabbed him by the leg, officials said, and he kicked her and went outside. Reports state she followed him outside, and he knocked her down again.
- Jerrica Lacy, 29, of Riverton, was arrested at about 9:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of West Main Street for driving under the influence and failure to stop at a red light.
In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Tuesday:
-No arrests were recorded.
- Reports state a vehicle hit a deer at about 7 a.m. Tuesday in the 6200 block of U.S. Highway 26 near Dubois.
- Deputies responded at about 7:10 a.m. Tuesday to reports that the back window of a car in the 100 block of South Third Street in Dubois had been broken out.
- Someone called to report a horse on the road at about 7:45 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of Hutchinson Road in Riverton.
- Someone called to report a bale of hay in the middle of the road at about 8:20 a.m. Tuesday in the 10700 block of Wyoming Highway 789 near Riverton.
- Reports state a calf was out on the west side of the roadway at about 11:20 a.m. Tuesday in the 1600 block of North Eighth Street West in Riverton.
- Deputies responded at about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday o reports that a house in Atlantic City had been broken into. The incident is under investigation.
- Deputies responded at about 2 p.m. Tuesday to reports that a grass fire was "getting big" at Major and Monroe avenues in Riverton. Riverton Police Department reports indicated it was a controlled burn.
- Deputies responded at about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday to reports that someone had laid a "plate of steel with (a) spike in it" in the 7100 block of Wyoming Highway 789 near Lander. Reports state the reporting party ran over the spike.
- Deputies responded at about 4:40 p.m. Tuesday to reports of a garage fire in the 800 block of Hancock Drive in Lander.
- Deputies responded at about 7:20 p.m. Tuesday to reports that 10-15 cows were on Horse Creek Road near Dubois.
- Deputies responded at about 7:50 p.m. Tuesday to reports that two mailboxes had been struck in the 200 block of Delfelder Road near Riverton.
- A woman called law enforcement at about 11:20 p.m. Tuesday to report a collision with a cow in the 9000 block of Wyoming Highway 789 near Hudson.
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