News of Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming, from the Ranger's award winning journalists.
Mar 21, 2012 - Staff
Donald "Don" Cox, 81, of Riverton, died Monday, March 19, 2012, at his home. Arrangements are pending through the Davis Funeral Home.
Ina Johnson, 82, of Riverton, died Monday, March 19, 2012, at her home. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are pending through the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.
Funeral services for Leroy H. Lincoln, 74, of rural Riverton, are at 10 a.m. Friday, March 23, at St. Stephen's Catholic Church. Burial follows at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery at St. Stephen's. Rosary is at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 22, at the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton, with a viewing and wake following at the family home, 43 Oberg Lane, Riverton. Mr. Lincoln died Sunday, March 18, 2012, at the Riverton Memorial Hospital. Online condolences may be made at www.the
Lois Lee Livingston died Saturday, March 17, 2012, in Riverton. Funeral services are at 10 a.m. Monday, March 26, at the First Methodist Church of Lander. A full obituary will follow at a later date.
Dorothy "Sue" Nigh, 73, died Friday, March 16, 2012, at her home in Dubois. Arrangements are pending through the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.
Judith M. Taylor, 79, of Riverton, died Sunday, March 18, 2012, at the University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City. Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at Davis Funeral Home of Riverton. Private family inurnment will take place at Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Help for Health Hospice Home. Online condolences may be made at www.theDavis
Memorial services for Alice "Jo" Veach, 65, of rural Riverton, are at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 24, at St. John Lutheran Church in Riverton. Mrs. Veach died Saturday, March 17, 2012, at her home. Memorials may be made to the Shrine Hospitals for Children. Online condolences may be made at www.theDavisFuneralHome.com.
Game and Fish 2012 Hunting Season Public Meeting is 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Headwaters Art and Conference Center, 20 Stalnaker St., Dubois. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is having a series of public meetings to present and discuss 2012 hunting seasons. Attending a game season public meeting is one way to learn about wildlife populations, ask questions and visit with Game and Fish biologists and wardens. Written comments will be accepted until 5 p.m. April 2 and should be mailed to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, Attn: Regulations, 3030 Energy Lane, Casper, WY 82604. All written comments are given to the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission for their review.
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.
Rendezvous Art Show is at Rendezvous Elementary, 413 N. Fourth St. W., Riverton.
Kindergarten Music Concert (Ms. Novotny's class) is at 10:30 a.m. at Ashgrove Elementary, 510 N. First St., Riverton.
First Grade Music Program is 2 p.m. at Aspen Park Elementary, 1620 E. Sunset Drive, Riverton.
Dessert, Debate and Dialogue is from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Central Wyoming College, Riverton. A natural history presentation will be followed by a debate on wolves. Event is free and open to the public.
Super Hero Spaghetti Wrestling is from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Central Wyoming College, Riverton. Create a super hero costume from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and wrestle in a spaghetti-filled pool to compete for prizes at 7 p.m. The entry fee is one canned food item for the local food bank.
RHS Jazz Concert is 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theatre at Central Wyoming College. Event is free.
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In Riverton Police Department reports Tuesday to Wednesday morning:
- At 5:34 p.m., police arrested Anderson Antelope, 50, of Riverton, for public intoxication in the 400 block of East Pershing Avenue.
- At 6:39 p.m., police arrested Daniel King, 39, of Riverton, on Arapahoe Drive for a Fremont County warrant for probation violation.
In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Tuesday to Wednesday morning:
- Kelly Taylor, 46, of Riverton, was arrested for probation revocation.
- County ambulance crews were called out 10 times during this timeframe. Firefighters responded to nine calls for service.