Aug 8, 2012 Staff



Richard "Dick" Bebout 75, of Riverton, died Sunday, Aug. 5, at his home after a 12-year battle with cancer. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at St. Stephens Catholic Church. A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at St Stephens Catholic Church. Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.


Lenna Jeanette James, 68, of Lander, died Saturday, Aug. 5, in Colorado. Visitation will be 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at Chapel of Mount Hope, Hudson's Funeral Home of Lander.


Joseph William Nelson died Aug. 2, 2012, in his home. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at the Hudson Funeral Home in Lander.


Nicky Craig Thomas, 59, of Lander, died Aug. 4, 2012. Memorial services were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, at the Wyoming Life Resource Center Chapel. Chaplin Justin Vold from the Life Resource Center will officiate.

Community calendar

AUG. 10

Dubois High School All Class Reunion is Aug. 10 to Aug. 12. For more information, call 455-3946.

Spartan Football Camp is 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Aug. 8 to Aug. 10 at the Riverton High School turf field. Spartan Camp is designed for Riverton Middle School players to develop a base level of football fundamental skills. Camp is for incoming seventh- and eighth-graders. Camp is free.

Seventeenth Annual Dubois Quilt Festival is 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Headwaters Arts & Conference Center, 20 Stalnaker St., Dubois. Last year's festival featured more than 140 quilt art pieces. Admission is $2. A queen-sized quilt "Shining Light" will be raffled. For more information, call Annie Wolnick at 455-3307.

Western Gear Show is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Lander Art Center, 224 Main St., Lander.

Friday Night Rodeo is 8 p.m. at the Clarence Allison Arena, Dubois. For more information, call 455-2752.

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Emergency calls

In Riverton police reports from Tuesday to Wednesday morning:

- Dominic Fightingbear, 35, of Arapahoe, was arrested for public intoxication and resisting arrest.

- Carlene Headley, 51, of Arapahoe, was arrested for a municipal court warrant and public intoxication.

- Ardie Longsoldier, 42, of Riverton, was arrested for municipal court warrants and public intoxication.

- Christopher Sunrhodes, 58, of Riverton, was arrested for a municipal court warrant and public intoxication.

- Charlene Yellowfox, 47, of Riverton, was arrested for a municipal court warrant and public intoxication.

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

- John Goodman, 18, of Arapahoe, was arrested on two counts of simple assault.

- Fernando Ocon, 22, of Casper, was arrested for probation revocation.

- During the same time period, ambulance crews responded to 14 calls and firefighters were dispatched once.

- The Fremont County Coroner's Office is investigating the death of a 19-year-old Idaho Falls, Idaho, man who was transported Tuesday morning from Dubois to Lander Regional Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

County Coroner Ed McAuslan said an autopsy is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Wednesday for Jeramie Thomas who was found at the Lava Mountain Lodge. McAuslan said the circumstances surrounding the incident including how Thomas was found and cause of death remain under investigation.

According to the Fremont County Sheriff's Office dispatch log, law enforcement received a call at 8:49 a.m. on Tuesday concerning a dead body.

"We received a call that a 19-year-old male was having an apparent medical issue, and prior to the arrival of our deputies, the reporting party had advised us they had started CPR," Sheriff's Capt. Ryan Lee said. "Upon arrival, our deputies continued to do CPR until the ambulance came at which time the patient was turned over to the EMTs."


The Wyoming State Engineer's Office report on stream flows, reservoir levels and canal diversions in the Wind River Basin as of Tuesday, Aug. 7, are as listed in the first column. The readings for Monday, Aug. 6, are in the second column. Measurements are in cubic feet per second unless otherwise stated.

Wind River near Dubois 97 97

Dinwoody Creek above Lakes, Near Burris 304 315

Bull Lake Creek above Bull Lake 290 291

Bull Lake Creek near Lenore 761 735

Wind River near Crowheart 1,370 1,330

Wind River near Kinnear 377 373

Wind River at Riverton 45 47

Little Popo Agie River near Lander 53 52

Little Wind River near Riverton 43 45

Wind River above Boysen Reservoir 207 212

Fivemile Creek near Shoshoni 296 294

Wind River below Boysen Reservoir 1,080 1,080

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