Wolf Point Herald

NEMHS Welcomes First Baby Of New Year

 

Proud parents Thomas and Autumn Arthur pose with their newborn, Shawn Daniel Arthur, the first baby delivered at Northeast Montana Health Services for 2015.  (Photo by Deanna Buckles)

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While he missed the first day of 2015, Shawn Daniel Arthur became Northeast Montana Health Service’s first baby of the new year at 10:15 a.m., Friday, Jan. 2.
Arriving nearly two weeks early, Shawn Daniel Arthur weighed six pounds, two ounces and was nearly twenty inches long. He is the son of Autumn and Thomas Arthur of Poplar. He joins two older brothers, Kyle, six, and Tristan, three.
“I didn’t think he would be born this early,” said  the baby’s mother. “However, the delivery went fairly quick.”
Jude McTaggart, CNM, delivered baby boy Arthur with no complications.
Northeast Montana Health Services obstetrics department had a total of seventeen deliveries for the month of December and 169 deliveries for the entire year.
The proud parents received a floral arrangement from Friesen’s Floral on behalf of NEMHS.

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Northeast Montana Health Services Hires Deanna Buckles As Marketing Director

Northeast Montana Health Services recently announced that Deanna Buckles has joined the NEMHS team as the director of marketing.
Buckles comes to Northeast Montana Health Services with an extensive background in web design, graphic design, conference planning, branding and marketing strategies. She has worked with small startup companies in establishing a visible market presence, as well as larger companies such as the Wind River Casino in Wyoming.
“Deanna’s experience in supporting strong brands makes her a great asset to our team,” said Peg Norgaard, CEO for NEMHS. “Her creativity and innovative spirit will keep driving our department in the right direction. We are lucky to have Deanna onboard during this very exciting time for the
NEMHS.”
Northeast Montana Health Services, comprised of a seven-facility healthcare system, encompasses the communities of both Wolf Point and Poplar. It includes two hospitals, two family clinics, two pharmacies and one long term care facility.
As marketing director, Buckles will handle all marketing endeavors within Northeast Montana Health Services. She will also act as the primary contact for all media, marketing, and advertising requests for NEMHS.

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Hopkins Graduates From MYCA

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Linda Hopkins of Wolf Point recently graduated from Montana Youth Challenge Academy on the campus of the University of Montana-Western in Dillon. The guest speakers included U.S. Sen. John Walsh and Lt. Gov. Angela McLean. The Montana Youth Challenge Academy assists at-risk Montana youth in developing skills and abilities.  (Submitted photo)

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Roosevelt County Jail Roster For Jan. 8, 2015

(Editor’s Note: The Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office distributes an inmate roster each week with charges and communities of residence.)
As of Tuesday, Jan. 6,  17 inmates were housed in the Roosevelt County Jail. Valley County Detention Center was holding one female inmate and the Fort Benton Detention Center was holding one male to alleviate overcrowding.
The RCSO reported that the following individuals were incarcerated between Tuesday, Dec. 30, and Tuesday, Jan. 6:
•Malinda Bibb, 31, Minot, N.D., arrested on a warrant for bail condition violation, criminal possession of dangerous drugs, criminal possession of dangerous drugs with intent to distribute and criminal possession of drug paraphernalia;
•Amos Bridges, 38, Wolf Point, criminal possession of dangerous drugs, criminal possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting arrest;
•Dale A. Cooper, 38, Wolf Point, arrested on Roosevelt County warrant;
•Kyle Fuchs, 32, Cul-
bertson, disorderly conduct, partner/family member assault, assault with weapon, unlawful restraint, criminal endangerment;
•Melissa Gould, 34, Minot, N.D., felony criminal possession of dangerous drugs;
•Mykael Guilez, 36, Poplar, disorderly conduct;
•Stuart Hamman, 26, Pensacola, Fla., contempt of court;
•Christopher Hovey, 25, Lansing, Mich., felony criminal possession of dangerous drugs;
•Gary Jones, 44, Madisonville, Tenn., assault on a peace officer;
•Jason Knight, 37, Spokane, Wash., criminal possession of drug paraphernalia;
•Darryl Lewis, 45, San Bernadino, Calif., criminal contempt warrant;
•Robert  Lindquist,  Chat-
toroy, Wash., 41, criminal possession of dangerous drugs, criminal possession of drug paraphernalia and driving under the influence;
•Timothy Oglesby, 31, Wolf Point, sexual intercourse without consent and incest;
•Michelle Parker, 41, San Diego, Calif., arrested on bench warrant;
•Delynn Richards, 48,  Idaho Falls, Idaho, criminal possession of dangerous drugs, criminal possession of drug paraphernalia and a stop sign violation;   
•Ashley R. Saulteaux, 25, Regina, Sask, criminal trespass to property and criminal mischief, misdemeanor;
•Jeremy Sepanski, 30, Plentywood, forgery, theft, obstruction of a peace officer;
•Kalob Trowbridge, 22, Wolf Point, assault on a peace officer;
•Mechiah Zilkoski, 19, Wolf Point, obstructing a peace officer.

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Wolf Point Police And Fire Blotter For Jan. 8, 2015

(Editor’s Note: The following blotter is a partial list of activities involving the Wolf Point police and volunteer fire departments between Dec. 29 and Jan. 4. All those arrested or cited are presumed innocent.)
Dec. 29
1:15 p.m., officers responded to a residence on the 500 block of Johnson Street for a report of window damage caused by a pellet or BB gun.
1:53 p.m., officers responded to the Homestead Inn for a report of a theft of property from a parked vehicle.
4:04 p.m., officers responded to the Sherman Inn for a report of a theft of property from a parked vehicle.
5:24 p.m., officers and firefighters responded to a residence on the 500 block of Alder Street for a report of a vehicle fire. A WPPD officer was first at the scene and extinguished the fire with a fire extinguisher.
8:20 p.m., officers and a Roosevelt County Sheriffs deputy responded to Northern Lights Casino for a report of a fight where one of the participants left prior to police arrival.
9:09 p.m., firefighters responded to a garbage can fire on the 400 block of Hill Street.
Dec. 30
1:57 a.m., officers responded to the 200 block of Fallon Street for a report of a juvenile female not returning home from a movie. The juvenile returned home later.
8:55 a.m., officers responded to the 100 block of Second Avenue South for a report of a theft. A suspect has been identified and a tribal warrant is pending.
3 p.m., officers responded to a residence on the 900 block of First Avenue North for a report of window damage caused by a pellet or BB gun.
4 p.m., officers responded to a report of vandalism to a headstone at Greenwood Cemetery. The investigation continued at press time.
6:48 p.m., firefighters responded to a house fire on County Road 1070 near the airport.
Dec. 31
3:12 a.m., officers and firefighters responded to the corner of Fairweather Street and Second Avenue South for a structure fire that might have started in a fireplace.
5:55 a.m., officers and firefighters responded to the corner of Fairweather Street and Second Avenue South for a flare-up of the structure fire.
Jan. 1
12:01 a.m., officers responded to the 200 block of Anaconda Street for a report of a motor vehicle accident and arrested John B. Johnson, 61, of McCone County for driving under the influence, failure to stop and identify himself and driving after suspension.
3:12 a.m., officers responded to the 100 block of Edgar Street for a report of a domestic disturbance. The investigation continued at press time.
4:37 a.m., officers responded to the 300 block of Custer Street for a report of an intoxicated female causing a disturbance and arrested Ashley Saulteaux, 25, of Wolf Point for criminal trespass to property and criminal mischief. Officers also arrested Trevor White, 22, of Wolf Point for criminal trespass and criminal mischief.
Jan. 2
8:15 p.m., officers responded to Arlo’s Bar for a complaint from a Poplar woman that her daughter was harassing her and arrested Alyssa Eagle Boy, 23, of Poplar for hindering law enforcement.
8:57 p.m., officers responded to Northeast Montana Health Services - Wolf Point Campus for a report of an intoxicated and combative male and arrested George Ryder-Flynn, 22, of Wolf Point for disorderly conduct, public intoxication and resisting arrest.
Jan. 4
12:06 a.m., officers responded to the Elks Club for a report of two men fighting and broke up the fight.
1:11 a.m., officers responded to The Water Hole for a report of two men fighting. Officers attempted to arrest one of the men, but the tribal jail was full.
Other Calls
In addition to the above calls, the WPPD responded to the following calls between Dec. 29, 2014 and Jan. 4: checks of wellbeing, nine; civil standby, one; domestic disturbance, two; public assistance, eight; motor vehicle accidents, two; removal of unwanted individuals, 10; animal complaints, none; medical assistance, four; fire assistance, one; alarm, nine; assist other agency, seven; unfounded report, seven; fireworks complaint, none; driving complaints, seven; school requested assistance, one.

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