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Nov 15, 2017 From staff reports

Births

SPOONHUNTER

A son was born to Heavan M. Spoonhunter of Riverton at 7:35 p.m. Nov. 10 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 6.5 ounces.

DURGIN

A daughter was born to Amy Durgin of Riverton and Cody Grass of Manderson, South Dakota at 2:54 a.m. Nov. 12 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 11.2 ounces.

Deaths

SPOON

Jess Albert Spoon passed away Nov. 6, 2017, after a long illness. Graveside services were held Monday, Nov. 13, 2017, in the Mount Hope Cemetery in Lander.

DAY

David Daniel Day Sr., 81, of Ethete, died Nov. 14, 2017, at Help for Health Hospice in Riverton. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 at Hudson's Funeral Home, 680 Mount Hope Drive, in Lander.

Community Calendar

Thursday, November 16

The Central Wyoming College Fall Showcase Concert will be from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Admission is free for a night of music presented by the CWC music department.

Friday, November 17

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 46th annual Arts in Action Winter Art Fair will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Fremont County Fairgrounds Fremont Center. New vendors are welcome for only hand-crafted items. For information on saving a booth space call 855-2215 or email sdalton@cwc.edu. Proceeds from $1 admission benefit the Arts in Action programs and scholarships.

Saturday, November 18

The Winter Farmer's Market will be every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the 4H lunchroom at the Fremont County Fairgrounds.

The Annual Riverton Christmas Craft and Vendor Fair is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Convention Center, 900 E. Sunset Drive in Riverton. Admission is free and there will be food and drawings. Vendors are wanted, and space is limited. For more information email craftfairs@wyoming.com or call 857-1613.

The Riverton Council of Catholic Women's Annual Bazaar will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in St. Margaret's gym, 609 East Park Avenue. Special features include Grandma's Corner with handmade baby items; queen-sized quilt raffle for $1 per ticket; Mexican lunch from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; cookie jar and other silent auction items, Christmas second time around; white elephant section; Fabric Bonanza; baked goods and crafts.

Paws for Life Pictures with Santa Claus and cookie decorating contest will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Riverton Senior Center. Pictures are $15 per sitting, which includes a CD and is for pets, children and adults. Prizes will be awarded for first and second places in all categories of the cookie contest, which include best decorated, most traditional, most Christmas-y, chocolatey-est, and best tasting. Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. and costs $10 to enter 2 dozen cookies. Call Pamela at 840-0741 to register. Cookies will be sold during the event for $1 each or a dozen for $10. Holiday plates will also be available for $2.

A free spay and neuter clinic will be held at the Fort Washakie High School gymnasium, 90 Ethete Road, for pets that belong to Wind River Indian Reservation residents. Two doctors will be available, as opposed to the usual four, so people are encouraged to make appointments ahead of time by calling 699-1946. Appointments are available on a first come, first served basis. Animals should not be fed on the morning of surgery, and pets should be brought to the clinic in a carrier. Animals will be ready to go home a few hours after the procedure. Bring tribal membership cards for check-in.

Met Opera Live in HD is 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. in the Carnegie Room at the Lander Library. "The Exterminating Angel" by Thomas Ades will be shown, with lunch available for purchase. For more information call 332-2650 or 332-6203.

A Daddy Daughter Dance will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall of the Riverton United Methodist Church. All dads, father figures and daughters are welcome to attend. There will be music, a photo booth, games, dessert bar and dancing. Tickets can be purchased beforehand by contacting Angie at 851-9054 or Cathy at 751-9389. Or send a message to the Riverton Jaycees Facebook page. Pre-sale tickets are $15 for a couple and $5 for an additional girl. The day of the event, tickets will be $20 for a couple and $5 for an additional girl. Proceeds will benefit the Paws for Life Animal League and the Riverton Jaycees.

Sunday, November 19

A free spay and neuter clinic will be held at the Fort Washakie High School gymnasium, 90 Ethete Road, for pets that belong to Wind River Indian Reservation residents. Two doctors will be available, as opposed to the usual four, so people are encouraged to make appointments ahead of time by calling 699-1946. Appointments are available on a first come, first served basis. Animals should not be fed on the morning of surgery, and pets should be brought to the clinic in a carrier. Animals will be ready to go home a few hours after the procedure. Bring tribal membership cards for check-in.

Monday, November 20

A state of Wyoming veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will conduct community outreach services in Lander at the Lander Senior Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lori Crump is available to meet with veterans and their families to discuss state and federal veterans' benefits, Department of Veterans Affairs claims, or VA healthcare. Crump can also help veterans and their families apply for benefits, file claims or request healthcare. Outreach may be scheduled in Lander, Riverton, Dubois, Jackson, Evanston and all other Fremont, Teton and Uinta county communities by appointment. During periods of inclement weather, please check with the staff at the outreach locations to ensure the veterans service officer will be available. Please call 307-438-2101 to schedule an appointment.

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 reports Tuesday:

-Two gift cards were reported stolen at about 11:10 a.m. Tuesday from an unlocked building in the 900 block o East Washington Avenue.

One person was issued a no-trespass notice at about 12:45 p.m. Tuesday from a property in the 1300 block of West Park Avenue.

Christopher SunRhodes, 64, of Riverton, and Darrell Moss, 55, of Riverton, both were arrested at about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard, for three Riverton municipal warrants and for public intoxication, respectively.

William Yellowrobe, 44, of Riverton, was arrested at about 5:05 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of West Adams Avenue for public intoxication.

Maleena Armour, 21, of Ethete, was arrested at about 5:25 p.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of South Fourth Street West on a Fremont County Sheriff's Office warrant.

Eldon Antelope, 52, of Riverton, was arrested at about 6:10 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of East Pershing Avenue for public intoxication.

Darwin Shakespeare, 28, of Lander, and Zachery Coles, 20, of Riverton, both were arrested at about 8:05 p.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of North Federal Boulevard, on a Fremont County Sheriff's Office warrant and on two Riverton municipal warrants, respectively.

No injuries were recorded in a minor traffic incident reported at about 9:10 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of North First Street.

In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Tuesday:

-Deputies responded at about 7:45 a.m. Tuesday to reports that a deer had been struck in the 4000 block of U.S. Highway 287 near Lander.

Deputies responded at about 10:25 a.m. Tuesday to reports that someone had found a tree stand on Wind River Indian Reservation land on Johnstown Valley Road near Kinnear. The reporting party notified the tribal Fish and Game office and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, according to the initial call.

William Ghostbear, 25, of Lander, was arrested at about 11:15 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of East pavilion Road in Pavillion on a Fremont County warrant for failure to appear.

No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 6:45 p.m. Tuesday in the 1100 block of West Ramshorn Street in Dubois. Initial reports indicate the incident involved a vehicle and a deer.

Daquen Eisnnicher, 22, of Lander, was arrested on a Fremont County warrant for probation revocation.

Patricia Strickland, 30, of Arapahoe, was arrested on a Fremont County warrant for probation revocation.

A 17-year-old Riverton girl was arrested on a Fremont County warrant for probation revocation.

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