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Apr 20, 2017 - From staff reports

Births

SHOULDERBLADE

A child was born to Gayla Washington of Arapahoe at 12:35 p.m. April 17 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces.

Divorces

Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

-Q94;Roxanne Lee Greenlee from Matthew Roy Greenlee, parents have joint legal custody of minor children

-Q94;Dawn Helms from Bryan Helms, wife's former fame Borwegen restored

Deaths

MINTER

Daphene Minter, 82, died on April 19 in Lander. Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, April 24 at the Lander church of Christ, 1320 Sinks Canyon Road. An additional memorial for family is planned for mid-August.

Community Calendar

Friday, April 21

The History of Sheep and Wool from the time of Christ to the Present, presented by John Farr, begins at 7 p.m. at the Pioneer Museum, located at 1443 West Main Street in Lander. This presentation is part of the Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series and is free and open to the public. This program is a precursor to the museum's annual sheep shearing day at 3 p.m. on August 22.

Saturday, April 22

A clothing giveaway will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Wind River Lutheran Mission in Fort Washakie, located at the corner of Trout Creek Road and Hwy. 287 near Hines General Store. Everyone is welcome.

Wind River Earth Day Celebration is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Centennial Park on Main Street in Lander. This is a free community environmental outreach event with food, music, speakers and booths and activities for kids and adults. For more information, call 760-449-1013.

The Pioneer Museum's annual Sheep Shearing Day is at 1 p.m. at the museum, located at 1443 West Main Street in Lander. The Lander area had a booming sheep industry in the early part of the 20th Century that was very important in Lander's early development. This program will teach about sheep, shearing, wool, weaving and includes sheep petting, crafts and treats. This program is part of the McDonald's Children's Exploration Series and is free to the public.

Tuesday, April 25

Needs of Dubois Donkey Basketball is at 7 p.m. at the Dubois public school gymnasium, located at 700 North First Street in Dubois. Tickets are $4-$10 depending on age, with discounts for advance sales. For more information, or for a waiver, contact NOD at 455-3173 or email needsofdubois@gmail.com.

Disabled American Veterans Mobile Service Offices stop in Riverton from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m at the Riverton C.B.O.C., located at 2300 Rose Lane. The MSO is one of the services DAV provides at no cost to veterans. These "offices-on-wheels" travel to underserved communities across the country to help veterans and their families obtain services and benefits. Anyone who visits the MSO stop should bring their identification, Social Security number and any other pertinent documentation regarding military service. DAV membership is not required to utilize these free services. For more information about MSO stops, call Leroy Kenner, NSO Supervisor at 307-433-2752.

Wednesday, April 26

The Annual Central Wyoming College Student Art Exhibit and Reception is at 6 p.m. at the CWC Robert A. Peck Art Center gallery. The exhibit is a showcase of artwork made by CWC students in sculpture, ceramics, photography, drawing, painting, glass and other media.

Emergency Calls

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 weekend reports through Tuesday morning:

-Police located a Mercury Sable that had been reported stolen out of Billings, Montana after receiving reports of a hit and run involving the vehicle and a deer at 7:51 a.m. Tuesday near the bridge on the 1600 block of South Federal Boulevard. Police euthanized the injured animal, which was still trapped under the unoccupied vehicle upon their arrival. The vehicle sustained some damage to the driver's side door and the interior was in disarray, with locked doors an open cup containing a dark liquid in the center console. The Riverton Police Department is checking the car for fingerprints and working with authorities in Billings to locate the suspect.

-Q94;Michael Iron, 57, of Ethete, was arrested for public intoxication, disturbing the peace and trespassing at 9 a.m. Tuesday on the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard after Iron passed out on side of building from which he had been trespassed.

-Q94;Eldon Antelope, 52, was arrested for public intoxication and urinating in public after an officer observed him urinating on the 200 block of East Park Avenue at about 9:25 a.m. Tuesday.

- Ronald Brown, 51, of St. Stephens, was arrested for public intoxication at 4:28 p.m. Tuesday on the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard.

- Police received reports that a pink and green 18 inch Next Style bicycle was stolen some time prior to 5:21 p.m. Tuesday on the 100 block of East Jackson Avenue.

- Shado Blackburn, 21, of Riverton was arrested on a Riverton municipal warrant for contempt of court at 7:23 p.m. Tuesday on the 300 block of East Madison Avenue.

-Q94;Andrea Yellowbear was arrested Tuesday on an outstanding Fremont County warrant.

- Rylan Reynolds, 34, of Riverton, was arrested on an outstanding Fremont County warrant for a probation violation at 9:24 p.m. Tuesday on the 1200 block of East Washington Avenue.

- Two 19-year-old males were cited for minor in possession of alcohol at 11:20 p.m. Tuesday on the 800 block of North Hill Street.

-Q94;Patrick Sunrhodes, 36, of Arapahoe, was arrested on a Fremont County warrant at 11:42 p.m. Tuesday on the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard.

-Q94;Stephanie Armstrong, 36, of Arapahoe, was arrested at 12:37 a.m. Wednesday on the 800 block of South Federal on two Fremont County warrants for failure to appear in court.

- Dean Niedo, 23, of Riverton was arrested for public intoxication at 2:40 p.m. Wednesday on the 1300 block of South Federal Boulevard. With him, was Brittney Sleeper, 25, of Riverton, who was arrested on a Fremont County warrant for contempt of court.

- Two 14-year-old boys were cited for fighting in public at 8:37 p.m. Wednesday on the 800 block of Major Avenue. Their parents were notified.

-Q94;Nicole Gardner, 42, of Riverton, was arrested for public intoxication at 11:35 p.m. Wednesday on the 800 block of East Main Street.

-Q94;Edward Brown, 58, of Riverton, was arrested for public intoxication at 2:52 p.m. Wednesday on the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard.

- Paul Bell, 55 of Riverton was arrested at 7 p.m. Wednesday on the 800 block of East Main Street.

In Fremont County Sheriff's Office weekend reports through Tuesday morning:

-Patrick Bergin, 28, of Riverton, was arrested for intoxicated pedestrian on the roadway.

-Q94;Missy Miller, 54, of Shoshoni, was arrested at 3:24 p.m. Wednesday on a Fremont County warrant for failure to appear in court.

- Kevin Willenbrecht, 27, of Laramie, was arrested for bond violation at noon Wednesday at the Fremont County Detention Center.

Land Sales

- Grantor: SINCLAIR WILLIAM LANDIS, Legal: Half: N Quarter: NE Section: 7 Township: 4N Range: 4E , Quarter: NWNW Section: 8 Township: 4N Range: 4E, Grantee: GARVIN PATRICK R, GARVIN EVA C, Notes: CORRECTED WD, Rec Date: 11/07/2016

-Q94;Grantor: WILLIAMS JACOB, WILLIAMS JUSTIN R, Legal: Sub/Mine: RIVER PARK 2ND FILING DU Lot: 29 City: DUBOIS, Grantee: GRAFTON DANIEL T, GRAFTON KELLI, Rec Date: 11/07/2016

- Grantor: HARRIS GABRIEL S, HARRIS NATASHA S, Legal: Sub/Mine: EARL & FARLOW ADD LA Lot: 15 Block: 109 City: LANDER, Sub/Mine: EARL & FARLOW ADD LA Lot: 16 Block: 109 City:LANDER, Grantee: ZUBE ART CO TRUSTEE, ZUBE DORIS L CO TRUSTEE, ZUBE HENTRY ARTHUR CO TRUSTEE, ZUBE FAMILY REVOCABLE TRUST, Rec Date: 11/07/2016

- Grantor: ROBERTS JAMES R JR TRUSTEE, ROBERTS JAMES R JR LIVING TRUST, ROBERTS JULIE B TRUSTEE, Legal: Sub/Mine: WAGON BOX HIGHLANDS SUB #2 DU Lot: 9 City: DUBOIS Grantee: BOYSA CHARLES V, BOYSA EMILY A., Rec Date: 11/09/2016
 

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