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Nov 17, 2017 From staff reports

Corrections

The story "Civil Air Patrol to launch new Riverton unit" on page 1 of Thursday's editions should have said that the "Wreaths Across America" program was started in 2007 by the Worcester Wreath Co.

Births

SPOONHUNTER

A son was born to Angel Gardner of St. Stephen's and Orrin Spoonhunter of Arapahoe at 8:10 a.m. Nov. 15 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 9.2 ounces.

Deaths

FELTER

Fern Rose Felter, 73, of Lander, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017, at Wind River Rehabilitation and Wellness. An evening service will be held Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at Blue Sky Hall in Ethete, with a wake to follow at same location. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at Blue Sky Hall. Interment will be in the Mission Cemetery at Ethete.

Community Calendar

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 Thursday:

-Christopher Schamber, 29, of Riverton, was arrested at about 1:45 a.m. Thursday in the 1200 block of College View Drive for driving under the influence and on a warrant out of Montana.

No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident Thursday morning involving a deer.

A 16-year-old Riverton boy and Denissa Elkboy, 20, of Riverton, both were arrested at about 2:10 p.m. Thursday in the 700 block of East Pershing Avenue on Fremont County Sheriff's Office warrants.

A minor hit and run incident was recorded Thursday afternoon; officials said it happened "some time ago."

A 15-year-old Riverton boy was entered as a runaway Thursday afternoon. Officials said he hadn't been located as of Friday morning.

In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Thursday to Friday morning:

-No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 7:40 a.m. Thursday on North Eighth Street West in Riverton. The reporting party said the incident involved a vehicle and a deer.

- Tobias Smith, 36, of Lander, was arrested at about 12:30 p.m. Thursday in the 600 block of Market Street in Lander on a Fremont County civil bench warrant for failure to appear.

- Deputies assisted a motorist whose car battery died at about 5:10 p.m. Thursday on North Mountain View Drive near Dubois. Initial reports state the stranded motorists had "turned off by the cemetery and went up past the dump approximately 10-12 miles" when the battery died. Two adults and a 3-year-old were in the vehicle, according to reports.

- Demetrius Espinoza, 37, of Lander, was arrested at about 5:20 p.m. Thursday in the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard in Riverton for breach of peace. Initial reports indicate the officer initiated the arrest after Espinoza was seen causing a disturbance at a store in the area. Officials said she was "yelling threatening, abusive and obscene language at employees and law enforcement."

- No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 5:55 p.m. Thursday on Hutchinson Road near Riverton. Initial reports indicate a car was "off the road."

- No injuries were recorded in a traffic incident reported at about 6:50 p.m. Thursday in the 10300 block of Wyoming Highway 789 near Riverton. Initial reports indicate the incident involved a vehicle and a deer.

- Deputies responded at about 2:30 a.m. Friday to reports of a hit and run incident in the 100 block of West Seventh Street in Shoshoni.

Marriage Applications

-Q94;Grantor: MIDDELSTADT SAMUEL ALBERT, Grantee: MCMENAMY TAYLOR BETH, Rec Date: 09/25/2017

-Q94;Grantor: PETERSEN MILTON ROBERT, Grantee: WHEELER ANGELA DAWN, Rec Date: 09/25/2017

- Grantor: HETZEL WILLIAM KEITH, Grantee: MOORE ERIN MARY ELEANOR, Rec Date: 09/27/2017

-Q94;Grantor: HOWELL RICHARD JEREMY, Grantee: MINDRUM EVA MARIE, Rec Date: 09/29/2017

- Grantor: TARNESS WINDOKA DANCER, Grantee: TURNER MARIAH LYNN, Rec Date: 10/02/2017

- Grantor: PETERSON TONYA LEA, Grantee: SHERLOCK JAMES ELI, Rec Date: 10/06/2017

- Grantor: LEMLEY DOUGLAS CRAIG, Grantee: SNYDER LACIE JO, Rec Date: 10/06/2017

-Q94;Grantor: CRAWFORD CASEY RAY, Grantee: RICHARDS COREE LEIGH, Rec Date: 10/10/2017

-Q94;Grantor: SAUNDERS CLARENCE HOWARD JR, Grantee: LUJAN JANICE RAE, Rec Date: 10/10/2017

- Grantor: PRATHER LARRY TRENT, Grantee: MOHLER SHAWNA MARIE, Rec Date: 10/16/2017

- Grantor: BURTON TINA MARIE, Grantee: BOWLSBY WILLIAM JOSEPH, Rec Date: 10/17/2017

- Grantor: BENITO GARCIA JR, Grantee: VILLANUEVA CARMEN TORRES, Rec Date: 10/23/2017

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