May 19, 2017 - From staff reportsDeaths
Laurie Janet Klingelhoets, 55, of Lander, passed away May 16, 2017, in Casper. A visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, at the Chapel of Mount Hope in Hudson's Funeral Home & Crematory. A second visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with a funeral service to begin at 10 a.m. in Lander and burial to follow in Mount Hope Cemetery in Lander.
Saturday, May 20
Fremont County 4-H annual open golf tournament is at 11:30 a.m. at the Riverton Country Club, located at 4275 Country Club Road in Riverton. Proceeds benefit Fremont County 4-H youth. Check in begins at 11:30 a.m. with the shotgun start at 1 p.m. at the Country Club.
Beginning Photography is from 9 a.m. to noon at the Dubois Museum, located at 909 West Ramshorn in Dubois. This installation of the Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series program by Ellen Jungck will present the elements of photography and help aspiring photographers understand the concepts of photography. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, call the museum at 455-2284.
The Shoshoni Cemetery Adventure Trek is from 9:30 a.m. to noon, beginning at the Riverton Museum, located at 700 East Park Avenue in Riverton. All museum adventure treks are $6 and transportation will be provided to the Shoshoni Cemetery, where participants will learn about the people who helped build the town. For more information, call 856-2665.
The Wyoming Outdoor Weekend continues 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Central Wyoming College Sinks Canyon Field Station. Shuttle buses will be running from the Community Center to the Field Station all day. Trout Unlimited, Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union and The Lander Valley Wetland Preserve will host a free WOW appreciation BBQ starting at 6 p.m. at Jaycee Park. Raffle drawings will be conducted at 7 p.m. during the appreciation BBQ. For more information visit wyomingoutdoorweekend.com.
Riverton Arbor Day and Armed Forces Day presentations are at 10 a.m. at Veterans Park behind City Hall. The event is sponsored by the Riverton Tree Board.
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 Wednesday and Thursday:
- Police responded at about 6:50 a.m. Wednesday to reports that two dumpsters were smoldering in the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard. Firefighters extinguished the fire.
Police responded at about 9 a.m. Wednesday to reports that three or four men in their 20s had stolen several bottles of alcohol from a store in the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard. They reportedly "pushed through" when the clerk tried to stop them, then fled on foot.
Police responded at about 11:50 a.m. Wednesday to reports that someone had stolen a bottle of liquor from a store in the 600 block of South Federal Boulevard.
A motorist was cited at about 3:10 p.m. Wednesday for "doing a burnout with their tires" on North Federal Boulevard.
Police responded at about 4:20 p.m. Wednesday to reports that tires had been slashed in the 3000 block of College Hill Drive.
Clowry Means, 50, of St. Stephens, was arrested at about 4:25 p.m. Wednesday in the 200 block of South Second Street West for public intoxication and on a Riverton warrant for failure to appear.
Joshua Cherry, 24, of Hudson, was arrested at about 8:45 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of West Jackson Avenue on an outstanding Fremont County warrant.
Brian Goggles, 41, of Riverton, was arrested at about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of North Federal Boulevard on an outstanding Riverton municipal warrant.
Two men ages 26 and 25 were issued no-trespass notices at about 9:45 p.m. Wednesday from a store in the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard.
Joseph Ballantyne, 57, of Riverton, was arrested at about 2:30 a.m. Thursday in the 300 block of North Federal Boulevard on an outstanding federal warrant.
Lori Williams, 22, of Riverton, was arrested at about 3:40 a.m. Thursday in the 300 block of North Seventh Street East for disturbing the peace and resisting. Officers were responding to reports of a fight in the area. When they arrived on scene they said Williams was using profanities; they asked her to "calm down," and she reportedly made derogatory comments about police. When they told her she was under arrest she reportedly resisted; no injuries were recorded.
Police responded at about 9:15 a.m. Thursday to reports that someone had sprayed paint on a water tower in the 100 block of Shoshone Drive.
Dakota Mortensen, 20, of Riverton, was arrested at about 8:50 p.m. Thursday in the 500 block of North 10th Street East for domestic assault, possession of a controlled substance (marijuana) and on a Riverton municipal warrant for contempt of court. Police were responding to reports of a verbal altercation. They said Mortensen slapped a woman; she did not require medical attention.
Benito Roman, 34, of Arapahoe, was arrested at about 10 p.m. Thursday in the 600 block of South Third Street West for driving under the influence.
In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Thursday:
- Misty Spoonhunter, 18, of Arapahoe, was arrested at about 10:45 a.m. Thursday in the 5400 block of Riverview Road near Riverton for driving under the influence. Officials said her vehicle was high-centered; initial reports were regarding a white GMC truck in a ditch on the north side of the road.
A 38-year-old man was cited at about 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block of Railroad Street in Lander for battery. He allegedly struck another inmate.
Anthony Summerlin, 45, of St. Stephens, was arrested at about 8 p.m. Thursday in the 100 block of Hoot Owl Road near Riverton for driving under the influence, driving under suspension and eluding. A deputy was responding to reports about a white Ford Expedition parked on a two track road in the area. When the deputy tried to make contact with the vehicle, the driver reportedly "took off" down the road. The deputy followed the vehicle for about a half mile "on a very muddy road at slow speeds." Eventually the deputy stopped due to the condition of the road, and the suspect vehicle became stuck. Summerlin then exited the vehicle and walked to the deputy's location, where he was taken into custody.
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