News of Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming, from the Ranger's award winning journalists.
Mar 14, 2012 - Staff
A daughter was born to Cathy Mink and Chado Friday, of Fort Washakie, at 1:59 p.m. Feb. 15, 2012, at Lander Regional Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 14.3 ounces.
Joanne L. "Joby" Hearth, 81, of Lander, died Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at the Westward Heights Care Center in Lander. Arrangements are pending through the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.
Michael Hossack, 65, the drummer for the Doobie Brothers during the band's heyday in the early 1970s, died Monday, March 12, 2012, at his home in Dubois. Arrangements are pending through the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.
J. H. "Jake" Jacobs, 94, of Powell, and father of Amy Mayes, of Riverton, died Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at the Powell Valley Healthcare Center. Graveside services are at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 17, at Crown Hill Cemetery in Powell with military rites. A reception at Rocky Mountain Manor will follow the service. Visitation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, March 16, at Thompson Funeral Home in Powell. Memorials may be made to the Rocky Mountain Manor Memorial Fund, 140 N. Cheyenne St., Powell, WY 82435, or a charity of the donor's choice.
Chamber Social -- Home Source Realty is 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Home Source Realty, 804 W. Main St., Riverton. Hors d'oeuvres provided by Bar 10, beverages provided by Pepsi.
RMS Spaghetti Dinner and Chamber Music is 5 p.m. in the Riverton Middle School multipurpose room, Riverton Middle School multi-purpose room, 840 Major Ave., Riverton. Event will help support the Riverton Middle School band's trip to Colorado Springs, Colo. Tickets are $10 apiece or $40 for a family.
Business After Hours is 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Trihydro, 350 Garfield St., Lander. For more information, call the Chamber of Commerce at 332-3892.
'R' Recreation Community Event is 6:30 p.m. at the Riverton High School gymnasium, 2001 W. Sunset Drive, Riverton. Get ready for dazzling ball-handling tricks, high-flying, rim-shaking dunks and hilarious family comedy. Join the Harlem Ambassadors Basketball Show as they take on a team of Fremont County hoop heroes. Don't miss this exciting, affordable, family fun event. Concessions, Team Gear available during the game. Autographs will all be available after the game. No video cameras are allowed. Tickets are $5 before the event and $8 at the door and are available at 'R' Recreation. Children under 4 are admitted free. For more information, call 855-2015.
Exclusive Book Discussion "The Adults" by Alison Espach is at 7 p.m. at Lapeyre Restaurant, 203 E. Main St., Riverton. Espach is the author of the book "The Adults" which was selected as a Wall Street Journal Top 10 Novel of 2011, a New York Time's Editor's Choice and a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers pick for spring 2011. Free copies of the book are available at the Riverton Branch Library (first come, first serve). Espach will be visiting the library at 7 p.m. March 23 for an author talk and at 1 p.m. March 24 for a writer's workshop. For more information, call Teri Wiblemo at 856-3556.
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Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:
Justin Clyde from Jennifer Clyde. Wife's former name of Crichton is restored.
In Riverton police reports from Tuesday to Wednesday morning:
- There were no arrests made.
In Fremont County Sheriff's reports from Tuesday to Wednesday morning:
- Rio Arthur, 18, of Lander, was arrested for probation revocation.
- Paul Eells, 25, of Riverton, was arrested for probation revocation.
- Steven Lindsey, 58, of Riverton, was arrested for two contempt of court charges.
- A 16-year-old Riverton boy was arrested on a court order arrest.
- During the same time period, ambulance crews responded to nine calls for assistance and firefighters were dispatched three times.
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