News of Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming, from the Ranger's award winning journalists.
Mar 7, 2012 - Staff
A daughter was born to Melissa and Jeremy Vukich, of Riverton, at 3:19 a.m. Feb. 11, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces.
A son was born to Joyce Wilson and Robin Mountain, of Ethete, at 12:28 p.m. Feb. 12, 2012, at Lander Regional Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 15.8 ounces.
Memorial services will be at a later date for former Fremont County resident William D. "Bill" Cox, 79, who died Friday, March 2, 2012, at the Thermopolis Rehabilitation and Care Center in Thermopolis. Online obituaries are available and condolences may be made at www.theDavisFuneral
Memorial services for Paul T. Montz, of Riverton, were Saturday, March 3, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Riverton. Mr. Montz, 92, died Friday, Feb. 24. Online condolences may be made at www.theDavisFuneral
Dixie Lou Moser, 75, died Saturday, March 3, 2012, at her home in Riverton. A viewing was Monday, March 5, at the Davis Funeral Home in Riverton. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 7, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Manila, Utah. There will be a viewing one hour before the service at the church. Burial will follow the service in the Manila City Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Amedisys Hospice or to a charity of the donor's choice. Online obituaries are available and condolences may be made at www.theDavisFuneralHome.com.
Glenn L. Perry Sr., 82, of Fort Washakie, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, in Fort Washakie. Funeral services were Monday, March 5, at the Rocky Mountain Hall in Fort Washakie. Burial followed at Sacajawea Cemetery, Fort Washakie. The online guest book is available at www.HudsonsFuneralHome.com.
Fort Washakie native Nora Lucille (Large)(Kissel) Peterson, 66, died Friday, March 2, 2012, in Alaska. A celebration of life will be at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 10, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 2520 Wesleyan Drive in Anchorage.
Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:
Denise Brennan from Sean J. Brennan. Wife's former name of Sage is restored.
Commission Districts Public Meeting is 6 p.m. at the Senior Citizen Center, 214 E. Second St., Shoshoni. Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese is conducting a series of public meetings to inform and gather comments on possible changes to commission districts.
Free Tax Help is 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in room 157 of Central Wyoming College's Main Hall (formerly the Classroom Wing). Former and current CWC accounting and income tax students will provide free help preparing 2011 taxes to taxpayers who cannot afford professional assistance. The students of accounting instructor Willie Noseep are providing the help through April 4.
Rock a Cop is 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Riverton Branch Library, 1330 W. Park, Riverton. Come play video games with Riverton's finest. Children and teens (ages 5 and up) can go head-to-head with officers from the Riverton Police Department at Mario Kart, Madden NFL, Guitar Hero and more.
Commission Districts Public Meeting is 6 p.m. at the Wyoming Indian High School tech center, 636 Blue Sky Highway, Ethete. Fremont County Clerk Julie Freese is conducting a series of public meetings to inform and gather comments on possible changes to commission districts.
Parent Group Sponsored Spaghetti Dinner/Silent Auction Fundraiser is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Aspen Park Elementary, 1620 E. Sunset Drive, Riverton.
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In Riverton police reports from Tuesday to Wednesday morning:
• Eldon Antelope, 47, and Delin Dewey, 37, both of Riverton, were arrested for public intoxication after police responded to a call at 11:37 a.m. on Tuesday in the 200 block of North Broadway Avenue.
• At 10:09 p.m. on Tuesday, police responded to a family fight call in the 500 block of East Washington Avenue. Subsequently, Rhea Twobulls, 30, of Riverton, was arrested for assault, and Travis Hagerman, 31, of Riverton, was arrested for assault (domestic violence) and interfering with a police officer.
Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports were unavailable.