Monthly archive

July, 2013

  • Bridger Jr. high track compete well at games The Bridger boys Jr. high track team competed at the Big Sky State Games 5K last weekend, Billings, with Keaton Rushton coming 3rd in his event. The team, which includes Willow Peterson, Russell Zentner, and Garrett Coon are coached by Tammi Roger, assistant Jr. high coach. Also competing was Dan Lavy...
  • Krist Hager, director of photography, lines up a shot in the Pollard Hotel restaurant, Friday. With him is Forrest Graves, production assistant, and, unsighted, Bob Dannic, grip. The crew were shooting a scene for an upcoming series called 'Hotel History' for Twelve02 Television. The transmission date is not known at this point.
  • It was action packed drama at the Shakespeare in the Park production of Henry V at Lions Park on Wednesday. A goodly crowd turned up to enjoy the account of the Battle of Agincourt 1415, as only the Bard could write it.
  • Carbon County officials are continuing to search for a 22-year-old male from Pennsylvania who is believed to have drowned in East Rosebud Lake, west of Red Lodge in the Custer National Forest. According to Carbon County Undersheriff Dan McJunkin, Christopher M Elliot went swimming with three friends July 23 and had decided to swim across the lake...
  • With Red Lodge schools out of session for the summer and an array of fresh produce to harvest, Food Corps member Alyssa Charney and youth garden volunteers bring their bounty to sell at the Farmer’s Market. For the past two markets, Charney has recruited Red Lodge youth to harvest in the mornings from the youth garden at the Old Roosevelt...
  • To the Editor, The Red Lodge Area Chamber of Commerce/Visitors Center would like to thank you for your sponsorship of a spectacular Fourth of July fireworks display that the Red Lodge community, residents and visitors have come to know and love. As you know, we weren’t able to reap the benefits of the display last year. We were grateful for...
  • To the Editor, Eleanor Guerrero’s two-part series on water and fracking asks important questions. Unfortunately, as with all matters involving water in the West, the answers are elusive. Water is an essential input to all productive activity, ranging from farming to industrial production to tourism. In the arid West, it is a scarce resource...
  • Nik, of Bridger, and his twin, Texas, were born in Roundup April 1, 1942, to Wayne and Donna (Fiske) Carpenter of Ryegate. From the early age of seven, Nik had an interest in creating images and could be found drawing horses on sandstone bluffs with charred willow. Growing up on the ranch along the Careless Creek in the foothills of the Snowy...