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Sep 14, 2017 From staff reports

Births

JOHNSON

A baby was born to Carrie Johnson of Lander and Nick Johnson of Lander at 5:07 p.m. Sept. 12 at SageWest Health Care at Lander. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces.

Divorces

Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

-Q94;Amr Mabrouk from Dawn Mabrouk

- Franklin John Pogue from Thomasine Francis Ridgley Pogue. Father granted sole custody of minor children.

- Toni Root from Matthew Root. Joint custody of minor child. Wife's former name of Martin restored.

- Lacy Kathryn Francis from Ty Nathaniel Francis. Joint custody of minor children.

- John D. Williams from Betty J. Williams. Wife's former name of Betty J Blumer restored.

- Marvin Heath from Brooke Amber Jones. Wife's former name of Enos restored.

- Dallas Long from Sherri Ann Long. Wife's former name of Baldes restored.

- Nathan John Benner from Kristen Mary Benner.

- Kathryn M. Osborne from William A Osborne.

- Igor Dologan from Veronica Elise Morris.

- Veronica Lynn Duke from Thad Allen Duke. Wife granted sole custody of minor children. Wife's former name of Veronica Lynn Packard restored.

- Daniel Christopher Lemley, Sr. from Kristy LaRue Lemley. Husband granted sole custody of minor child. Wife's former name of Kristy LaRue Kucera is restored.

Deaths

ADDISON

Thomas Jordan Douglas Addison, 25, of Great Falls, Montana, and formerly of the Wind River Indian Reservation, died Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in Great Falls, Montana. A prayer service and a wake will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Great Plains Hall. A traditional Native American service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept> 16, 2017, at Great Plains Hall. Interment will be Arapaho Catholic Cemetery.

Community Calendar

Friday, September 15

Riverton FFA is collecting household items, food, drinks and supplies for children, infants and school that will be delivered to Houston Red Cross shelters and other donation sites. Items should be dropped off at the James H. Moore Career Center, 851 College View Drive, by Sept. 29. For a list of items needed or to arrange pick-up call Taylor Haley at thaley@fremont25.org or call Sally Williams at 851-6492.

The Wind River Cares AmeriCorps program is looking to recruit 10 young adults ages 18-24 who are currently unemployed and/or not attending school to serve the community. The Wind River Family and Community Health Care is organizing efforts to recruit members who will receive a living allowance and an educational award at the end of one year of service.The members will be provided comprehensive medical business office classroom and hands-on training. The training will be geared to provide technical skills for the AmeriCorps member(s) to become gainfully employed in the medical business arena. There will be a series of informational meetings to be held throughout the community for interested young adults.

- Sept. 19 at 11 a.m. Wind River Tribal College, Ethete

- Sept. 19 at 1 p.m. Rocky Mountain Hall, Fort Washakie

- Sept. 20 at 11 a.m. Wind River Casino Cottonwood Room, Riverton

- Sept. 20 at 2 p.m. Fremont County Library, Riverton

The Riverton High School "Around the World" homecoming parade will be Sept. 15 at 2 p.m. on Main Street. Collections of hurricane relief donations will be collected by FFAR00;along the parade route. Presentation of royalty along with performances by cheer and marching band will be made Sept. 15 at half-time of the 7 p.m. football game.

Saturday, September 16

A free community baby shower for expectant mothers and new parents in Fremont County will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fremont County Heritage Hall. The Fremont County Coalition for Pregnant and Parenting Families has teamed up with WYhealth by Optum to host the event for expectant moms and new parents of children age 3 and under. This fun, family-friendly event will feature free information and presentations about important prenatal and well-baby care information, free gifts and refreshments. For more information call Kathleen Laidlaw at 856-6979 or kathleen.laidlaw@wyo.gov.

Tuesday, September 19

The Wind River Cares AmeriCorps program is looking to recruit 10 young adults ages 18-24 who are currently unemployed and/or not attending school to serve the community. The Wind River Family and Community Health Care is organizing efforts to recruit members who will receive a living allowance and an educational award at the end of one year of service.The members will be provided comprehensive medical business office classroom and hands-on training. The training will be geared to provide technical skills for the AmeriCorps member(s) to become gainfully employed in the medical business arena. There will be a series of informational meetings to be held throughout the community for interested young adults.

- Sept. 19 at 11 a.m. Wind River Tribal College, Ethete

- Sept. 19 at 1 p.m. Rocky Mountain Hall, Fort Washakie

- Sept. 20 at 11 a.m. Wind River Casino Cottonwood Room, Riverton

- Sept. 20 at 2 p.m. Fremont County Library, Riverton

A clothing giveaway will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wind River Lutheran Mission in Fort Washakie, at the corner of Trout Creek Road and Highway 287 near Hines General Store. Everyone is welcome.

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 Wednesday:

-Leandra Eagle, 31, of Riverton, was arrested at about 1:40 a.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of East Fremont Avenue for public intoxication.

- Police responded at about 9 a.m. Wednesday to reports that someone had thrown a rock through the passenger side window of a truck in the 200 block of East Monroe Avenue.

- Forrest Duran, 46, of Lander, was arrested at about 6:45 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard on two municipal warrants.

- Tracy Miller, 22, of Dubois, was arrested at about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday in the 800 block of North Federal Boulevard on a Fremont County warrant.

- A 12-year-old Riverton girl was cited at about 8:45 p.m. Wednesday in the 1300 block of East Jackson Avenue for assault. Referring to her alleged victim - another juvenile female - officials said the suspect "chased her down and beat her up" over a shirt. No serious injuries were recorded.

In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Wednesday:

-Wallace Haas, 59, of Sheridan, was arrested on two Fremont County warrants for contempt of court.