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Jan 22, 2014 - Staff

Births

CHERRY

A son was born to Samathan Sauer, of Riverton, and Joshua Cherry, of Aberdeen, Wash., at 4:19 p.m. Dec. 17, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds.

CHERRY

A son was born to Samathan Sauer, of Riverton, and Joshua Cherry, of Aberdeen, Wash., at 4:23 p.m. Dec. 17, 2013, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces.

Deaths

GOODELL

Harold Goodell, 95, of Dubois, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, at Warm Valley Lodge in Dubois. Private graveside services will be Friday, Jan. 24, in Dubois.

Community calendar

JAN. 24

Ice Fishing Derby is Jan. 24 to Jan. 26 at Boysen Reservoir. This is a Wild West Winter Carnival event.

"Through the Looking Glass" Art Show Reception is at the Lander Art Center, 224 Main St. The show features work by students from the University of Wyoming and Central Wyoming College.

"Celebrating the Art of the Short Film" is at 7 p.m. at the Lander Library, 451 N. Second St., Lander. Free soda and popcorn will be available. Donations are welcome. The film features six original short films, and three of the selections received Academy Award nominations. The film is unrated and may not be suitable for children.

Divorces

Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

ADAMS

Linda Ann Adams from Michael Lynn Adams.

ALLEN

Michael Edwin Allen from Sonja Kay Allen.

Emergency calls

In Riverton Police Department reports Tuesday to Wednesday morning:

- Leanna Poll, 32, of Riverton, was arrested for probation revocation at about 1 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of North Broadway Avenue .

- Melissa Moss, 26, of Riverton, was arrested on a warrant for contempt of court at about 4:45 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of Eagle Drive.

In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Tuesday to Wednesday morning:

- Joretta Pointon, 22, of Riverton, was arrested on a court order at about 11:20 a.m. Tuesday at the Fremont County Courthouse in Riverton.

- A dog was reportedly "out chasing chickens" at about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday on Farview Circle in Riverton. The woman who made the report to police said she had shot at the dog with a BB gun. She described the animal as a smaller black and brown dog with long hair.

- Vandalism was reported at about 12:20 p.m. Tuesday on Sand Draw Road east of Riverton. A man said he was watching someone's property and had found several windows broken with items "thrown around." He said the incident likely took place Monday evening.

- Deputies served notifications at about 4 p.m. Tuesday to residents on East Monroe Avenue in Riverton concerning a sex offender in the area.

- A woman in the 600 block of Cherry Street in Riverton said she found an elk head in her work area at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. She said "someone walked in through the gate and placed" the elk head on the property, and she "just found it."

- No one was injured in a traffic accident that took place just before 7 p.m. Tuesday in the 1700 block of North Smith Road. Initial reports state a gold Pontiac or Grand Prix struck a fence in the area and ended up in a field.

- During this timeframe, the Fremont County Emergency Dispatch Center has taken 52 calls for service, including one involving a motor vehicle accident reporting property damage. County ambulances were dispatched 17 times, and area fire departments responded to two calls for help. Six people were booked into the Fremont County Detention Center for charges, including 11 misdemeanor charges and one driving under the influence charge. The center currently is responsible for 141 inmates, including 130 at the facility, four in substance abuse treatment programs, one on home detention and six elsewhere.

Land sales

- Grantor: WALL MARLENE J, STEVENS WILLIAM S, SPURRIER JOAN M, ... Legal: Quarter: NENE Section: 17 Township: 3N Range: 1E , Quarter: SENE Section: 17 Township: 3N Range: 1E Grantee: WALL NEIL B

- Grantor: BAUER NANCY Legal: Sub/Mine: GARDENS NORTH SUB MI Lot: 94 City: MISCELLANE... Grantee: WELIEVER RICHARD J

- Grantor: HART ALICE Legal: Quarter: NESE Section: 7 Township: 41N Range: 106W Grantee: LESEBERG WILLIAM E , LESEBERG GARY J

- Grantor: TURSE EMANUAL P JR, TURSE CARL M Legal: Section: 31 Township: 34N Range: 99W Lot: 1 Grantee: HLAVNICKA JIM

- Grantor: LARSON DONALD C Legal: Sub/Mine: LARSON ADD RI Lot: 4 Block: 1 City: RIVERTON, Sub/Mine: LARSON ADD RI Lot: 5 Block: 1 City: RIVERTON Grantee: LAMB LORRAINE TRUSTEE, LAMB PAUL & LORRAINE JOINT REVOCABLE TRUST

- Grantor: ECKINS JOHN H, ECKINS AUDREY Legal: Sub/Mine: PARK HILL ADD RI Lot: 8 Block: 2 City: RIVERTON Grantee: ECKINS AUDREY

- Grantor: HOWELL MARK D Legal: Sub/Mine: JEFFREY CITY ORIGINAL TOWN OF MI Lot: 13 Block... Grantee: HUGHES JOHN A, HUGHES VICKI L

- Grantor: OMAN DENNIS WAYNE, OMAN MICHAEL LEON, OMAN DOUGLAS DEAN Legal: Sub/Mine: MADDENS ADD LA Lot: 2 Block: 90 City: LANDER Grantee: SHULER TANNER LEE, SHULER ELIZABETH IVY

- Grantor: LARSON KYLE Legal: Sub/Mine: WOODRIDGE ESTATES RI Lot: 11 Block: 9 City: R..., Sub/Mine: WOODRIDGE ESTATES RI Lot: 12 Block: 9 City: R... Grantee: JONES SPENCER R, JONES CARRIE A

- Grantor: HOFER ALAN K TRUSTEE, HOFER ALAN K FAMILY IRREVOCABLE TRUST, HOFER ALAN Legal: Half: E Quarter: NW Section: 11 Township: 3N Range: 2E Grantee: FARIS ALLEN GUY Notes: CORRECTED WARRANTY DEED, TERMINATES LIFE ESTATE OF ALAN HOFER

Marriage applications

- Groom: FRANCHINI MICHAEL SCOTT Bride: GENNER ROBYN HEATHER

- Groom: ROBERTS JUSTIN DANIEL Bride: WOMACK KIMBERLY ANN

Marriage certificates

- Groom: FRANCHINI MICHAEL SCOTT Bride: GENNER ROBYN HEATHER

- Groom: CARR ERIC PAUL Bride: THOMAS TARA DAWN

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