Thursday, September 21
The 8th annual tribal farmer's market will be held every Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. until Oct. 12. They will be held on a rotating basis in three reservation communities:
- Fort Washakie - Post Office parking lot
(Located across from the Joint Tribal Building, turn left at the Tribal Gas Station.)
- Ethete - Blue Sky Hall parking lot
(Located at the corner of the stoplight, across from the Ethete Store.)
- Arapahoe - Great Plains parking lot
(Located just off of 17 Mile Road, west of the Health Center.)
Fees are $5 per day for vendors or $20 per season and $30 for out-of-state truck sales. Tables will not be provided. Pre-registration and payment in advance is encouraged but not required. The markets are sponsored by Blue Mountain Associates Inc. For more information call Viola Antelope at 314-8128.
A Listening session with the Wyoming State Fair staff will be held at 7 p.m. in Heritage Hall at the Fremont County Fairgrounds in Riverton. The meeting is one of many held across the state to get input from citizens on the annual event.
The Bighorn Restoration Group is having an informative meeting at 6 p.m. at the Lander Public Library to highlight wildlife biologist Tom Vosburgh and his participation with two previous bighorn sheep reintroductions on Western Native American Reservations, along with the current status and management of these bighorn sheep. Additionally, Archaeologist Craig Bromley will speak on the subject of prehistoric and proto-historic Native Americans (often called Sheepeaters or Tukudeka) whose culture specialized in hunting bighorn sheep in Wyoming and other western states.
Friday, September 22
The Central Wyoming College Welcome Back powwow will be at the Intertribal Education and Community Center. Registration for dance contests and drum groups begin at 4 p.m. Grand entry is at 5:30 p.m. and vendors set up at 2 p.m.
There will be booths, activities and vendors. School groups and clubs are invited to set up games and activities for community members. Craft and food vendor spaces are $20. The Rez Car and Fry-Bread making contests begin at 4 p.m.
The first three drums will be paid and there will be prizes for dance contests winners. For more information call Brittiany Isis at 349-5039 to email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The powwow is sponsored by CWC, CWC United Tribes Club, Wind River Job Corps and the Wind River Job Corps Wind River Warriors.
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:
-A 17-year-old Riverton boy was cited at about 8:15 a.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of College View Drive for possession of tobacco.
- DeAnthony Harris, 36, of Riverton, was arrested at about 10:50 a.m. Tuesday in the 800 block of North Federal Boulevard on an outstanding Fremont County warrant.
- Hauser Harris, 30, of Riverton, was arrested at about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of Spencer Street on an outstanding Riverton municipal warrant. Thomas Keele, 50, of Riverton, was arrested on an outstanding Fremont County warrant.
- Police responded at about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday to reports that someone had stolen a "large amount of toiletries" from a store in the 700 block of North Federal Boulevard.
- A 12-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl was taken into protective custody at about 3:50 p.m. Tuesday in the Riverton area; an investigation is pending.
- Clement Eagle, 45, of Arapahoe, was arrested at about 4:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of Spire Drive on two outstanding Riverton municipal warrants and for public intoxication.
- Edwin Armour, 39, of Ethete, was arrested at about 8:45 p.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of Spire Drive for public intoxication.
In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Tuesday:
-Sarah Cousineau, 32, of Riverton, was arrested at about 3:55 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of Railroad Street in Lander on a Fremont County warrant for failure to appear.
- A 36-year-old Riverton woman suffered minor injuries and was transported to the local hospital after reportedly driving off of the roadway at about 9 p.m. Tuesday in the 12300 block of Wyoming Highway 789 near Shoshoni. Deputies were responding to reports of a vehicle in the barrow ditch; officials said alcohol was suspected to be involved, and a summons has been issued for driving while under the influence.
- Tonya Duran, 41, of Fort Washakie, was arrested on a Fremont County warrant for failure to appear.
Andrew Herbig, 26, of Lander, was arrested for probation violation.
- Stacia Potter, 28, of Bar Nunn, was arrested on a Fremont County warrant for failure to appear.
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