News of Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming, from the Ranger's award winning journalists.
Aug 15, 2012 - Staff
Helen Black died Friday, Aug. 10. She was 3 years old. Funeral services were Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Our Father's House in Ethete with the Rev. Sally Bubb officiating. Interment will be In the Yellow Calf Cemetery.
Jean Elizabeth Dewey Ewing, formerly of Riverton, died Saturday, Aug. 11, at Poplar Living Center. Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, at Oregon Trail Veterans Cemetery. Interment will follow at the cemetery.
Anthony John "Tony" Genoff, 81, died Friday, Aug. 10, in Casper. Funeral services were at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Davis Funeral Home with Pastor Dale Adams of Lighthouse Bible Church officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.
Charles Frank "Chuck" Hermann, 83, died Friday, Aug. 10, at his home in Riverton. Funeral services were at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with Bishop Michael Baldwin officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.
David H. Shoup, 89, of Riverton, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. A tentative memorial service is set for 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 17, 2012. Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.
Crowheart Butte Battle Historical Days and Powwow is Aug. 17 to Aug. 19 at 33 Old Yellowstone Highway. All drum groups, dancers and the general public are welcome.
Friday Night Fish Fry is at the Lava Mountain Lodge, 3577 U.S. Hwy. 26, Dubois. For more information, 455-3788.
Patti Fiasco Show is at the Lander Bar, 126 Main St., Lander.
Red Desert Tours, promoted by the Wyoming Association of Churches, is 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and meets at the rest station opposite Oregon Buttes near the Sweetwater River on Highway 28. The itinerary includes the Continental Divide at Oregon Buttes, an overlook of the Great Divide Basin, the Honeycombs, Alkali Rim, Chicken Springs, Steamboat Mountain, the Sand Dunes and the Boar's Tusk. Vehicles should have a high clearance for some of the roads that will be taken. A $5 donation would be appreciated. Advance registration is needed. Register online at www.wyomingassociationofchurches.org or contact Chesie Lee at 761-0755 or email@example.com.
Fremont County Historical Society Meeting is at 9:30 a.m. at the Eagle Bronze, 130 Poppy St., Lander. Bring a sack lunch. For more information, call 332-9499.
An Educator's Guide to Sinks Canyon State Park Workshop is 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Lander Middle School. The workshop is free. Receive a copy of the guide, participate in activities, learn about plants and rock art from content experts, and qualify for .5 professional development credits. Participants are asked to RSVP by Aug. 15 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Flip'N Weekend Concert is at 8 p.m. at the Eagles Hall, 404 E. Fremont St., Riverton. Concert for ages 18 and over.
Friday Night Rodeo is at 8 p.m. at the Clarence Allison Arena, Dubois. For more information, call 455-2752.
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In Riverton Police Department reports Tuesday to Wednesday morning:
• Marcus Brown, 33, of Riverton, was arrested for public intoxication.
• Alma Addison, 24, of Riverton, was arrested on a municipal warrant.
• Norman C'Hair, 26, of Riverton, was arrested on a municipal warrant.
• George Littlethunder, 28, of Fort Washakie, was arrested on a municipal warrant.
• Benjamin Gardner, 35, of Riverton, was arrested for driving under the influence.
• Louis Norse, 27, of Riverton was arrested on a municipal warrant.
In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Tuesday to Wednesday morning:
• There were no arrests reported for the Sheriff's Office during the timeframe.
• County ambulance crews were called out 12 times during this timeframe. Firefighters responded to four calls for service.
The Wyoming State Engineer's Office report on stream flows, reservoir levels and canal diversions in the Wind River Basin as of Tuesday, Aug. 14, are as listed in the first column. The readings for Monday, Aug. 13, are in the second column. Measurements are in cubic feet per second unless otherwise stated.
Wind River near Dubois 88 89
Dinwoody Creek above Lakes, Near Burris 278 297
Bull Lake Creek above Bull Lake 269 283
Bull Lake Creek near Lenore 1,020 988
Wind River near Crowheart 1,570 1,560
Wind River near Kinnear 375 372
Wind River at Riverton 53 50
Little Popo Agie River near Lander 54 55
Little Wind River near Riverton 38 39
Wind River above Boysen Reservoir 454 470
Fivemile Creek near Shoshoni 298 33
Wind River below Boysen Reservoir 1,110 1,110