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Mar 1, 2012 - Staff

Births

WILSON

A son was born to Kari Lynn Winfield and Adam C. Wilson Jr., of Riverton, at 6:07 p.m. Feb. 8, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces.

Deaths

COLLINSON

Sadie M. Collinson, 83, died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at her home in Riverton. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 3, at the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton. Cremation will take place. Memorials may be made to the USO.

JENKINS

Lloyd Anthony Jenkins, 60, died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at the Lander Regional Hospital. Arrangements are pending through the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.

Community calendar

MARCH 1

Jim Ratz Memorial Scholarship Dinner is at 5:30 p.m. at the Noble Hotel, Lander. Proceeds from the dinner are used to send two Fremont County high school students on a trip to climb the Grand Teton in the summer. The event includes a silent auction featuring work by local artists, a multi-course meal cooked by local chefs, Geoff Rader and Matt Sissman, and a presentation from last years' scholarship recipients. Tickets are $35 for adults and $25 for children under 12 and are available at Wild Iris Mountain Sports, 333 Main St., Lander. This is a BYOB event.

Commission Districts Public Meeting is 6 p.m. at the commission chambers, 450 N. Second St., Lander. Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese is conducting a series of public meetings to inform and gather comments on possible changes to commission districts.

Graduating Art Majors Exhibit Reception is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Gallery at Central Wyoming College, Riverton. CWC students graduating from the art program are exhibiting their work Feb. 27 through March 30. Work by Mik Harvey, Cody Ankrom, Sarah Selley, Marissa Danylik, Krystal Johnson, Alexandra Bracken, Ashley Sanchez, Sarah Varichak, Brittany Rose, Travis Trout and Lanna Rios is on display during regular college business hours. The exhibit includes work in graphic design, photography, sculpture, painting, assemblage, fiber art and more.

Wyoming State Winter Fair Trade Show is at the Lander Valley High School fieldhouse, 350 Baldwin Creek Road. Cost is $3. For more information, visit http://wyomingstatewinterfair.org/.

MARCH 2

Wyoming State Winter Fair Trade Show is at the Lander Valley High School fieldhouse, 350 Baldwin Creek Road. Cost is $3. For more information, visit http://wyomingstatewinterfair.org/.

Lander Valley High School and Junior High "Select" Exhibit Reception is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Lander Art Center, 224 Main St., Lander, WY 82520. Event is free. For more information, visit www.landerartcenter.com.

Zumba Dance Party is 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Ashgrove Gym. Based on the popular National Girls and Women In Sports Day class, we are offering another opportunity for Zumba. Join Central Wyoming College's Zumba fitness instructor for a night of games and dancing. There will be Zumba, hip hop, party games and treats. For children in fourth through eighth grade. Cost is $3. For more information, visit www.cwc.edu/what/recreation.

Divorces

Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:

AHRENS

Nathaniel D. Ahrens from Sara D. Ahrens. Joint custody of minor children. Wife's former name of Pratner is restored.

Emergency calls

In Riverton police reports from Wednesday to Thursday morning:

- Benjamin Gardner, 34, of Riverton, was arrested on a municipal court warrant.

- Clowry Means, 45, of Riverton, was arrested for public intoxication.

- John Chavez, 29, of Riverton, was arrested for public intoxication.

- Sterling Howell, 35, of Riverton, was arrested for interfering with an arrest.

- Meldonna Hill, 26, of Riverton, was arrested for disturbing the peace.

- Kodie Huskay, 25, of Riverton, was arrested for disturbing the peace.

In Fremont County Sheriff's reports from Wednesday to Thursday morning:

- Robert R. Nelson, 59, of Riverton, was arrested for driving while under the influence, driving with a suspended license and no interlock device.

- During the same time period, ambulance crews responded to 16 calls and firefighters were dispatched four times.

Land sales

- Grantor: MOFFAT SUSAN, HARRISON LISA, HARRISON ELIZABETH M, ... Legal: Quarter: SE Section: 2 Township: 41n Range: 107w , Quarter: SESE Section: 2 Township: 41n Range: 107w Grantee: HARRISON LISA, HARRISON ELIZABETH M, HARRISON PATRICK L, ...

- Grantor: ROSEBERRY JAMES, ROSEBERRY PHYLLIS Legal: Sub/Mine: DILLON VISTA SUB LA Lot: 10 Block: 7 City: LA... Grantee: ROSEBERRY JAMES, ROSEBERRY PHYLLIS, ROSEBERRY HUNTER, ...

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