Monthly archive

August, 2013

  •   When our fathers were coal miners. . . don’t think we were a majority, but we certainly outnumbered any of the other kids at Field and Lincoln grade schools. There were a lot of farm kids, but they didn’t really challenge us in numbers until we reached junior high and the students from schools in Fox, Luther and Roscoe joined us...
  • Fort Gunnik general store owner, Ralph Gunnik and store manager, Bethany Davis with mascot Boo, open for business. Fort Gunnik, grocery/ general store, located in Boyd off Highway 212, between Roberts and Joliet has opened its doors to the community. Owner, Ralph Gunnik welcomes those passing through town, either on their way to see the beautiful...
  • Dian Lois Wallila, age 68 of Lewistown, formerly of Roberts, died Tuesday, July 23 at the Central Montana Nursing Home in Lewistown. Dian was born on July 15, 1945 in Billings, to Ermgardt Bertha (Franke) Wallila and Wayno Wilfred Wallila. She was raised on the family farm at Roberts and completed her early years of schooling there. She then...
  • Michael E. McNamara, 66, of Red Lodge, made his final turns on July 28. He was preceded at the final Apres Ski party by his parents Ed and Jean. An avid s k i e r, f l y - f i s h e r m a n , Grandfather, “road-tripper” and woodworker, Michael called Red Lodge, Red Lodge Mountain, and the Beartooths home for the past 13 years. He was...
  • When our fathers were coal miners. . . don’t think we were a majority, but we certainly outnumbered any of the other kids at Field and Lincoln grade schools. There were a lot of farm kids, but they didn’t really challenge us in numbers until we reached junior high and the students from schools in Fox, Luther and Roscoe joined us. By...
  • Belfry native and MMA winner in her weight class, Danya-Dee Web (third from left) stands with trainers (from left to right) Corey Sittner, Britani Grundhauser, Will Grundhauser at the Bearthooth Rally Fusion Fight League Rumble. With her Belfry family and Roller Derby friends cheering her on, along with her mixed martial arts (MMA) training, Danya...
  • Photo by Doug Mackay The body of missing swimmer, Christopher M Elliott, 22, was recovered Saturday morning, Aug. 3 from East Rosebud Lake said Jon Trapp, captain of Carbon County Search and Rescue. Elliott was from Pennsylvania and was part of a geology glass from the University of Houston working at the Yellowstone Big Horn Research Association...
  • Aodh Og O’ Tuama (right) and Christy Martin of Four Shillings Short at the Red Lodge Civic Center. The venerable Red Lodge Civic Center again showed that it can be a place for wonderful entertainment. On Saturday evening, July 27, the Red Lodge FRINGE Festival presented a program by the duo Four Shillings Short that delighted nearly 100-...