Monthly archive

July, 2014

  • By all accounts the Beartooth Rally weekend in Red Lodge was a quiet affair with little to no problems for the authorities. Mayor Ed Williams said it was “fabulous, a non-event for us.” “The main problems were some local people, but mostly it was very quiet. Our police did a very good job. Being out on foot patrol and moving...
  • The Red Lodge Theater Company is up to more live stage shenanigans July 24 – 27, Thursday through Sunday as the troupe stages an old fashioned melodrama farce, “The day Black Bart Balderdash and dangerous Dan McGrew went to dueling at Miss Kitty’s Golden Nugget Saloon” written by John Donald O’Shea and directed by...
  • Photo by Kristan Apodaca A two-vehicle crash involving a car and a truck pulling a trailer resulted in the death of a 59-year-old Park City man. The incident occurred at 2:15 p.m. July 21 near the Roberts rest stop heading towards Joliet. According to Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Todd Hagenbuch the man, driving a 1971 Dodge Dart, was on the...
  • This year marks William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday and to celebrate that fact two birthday cakes were made by Melissa Davis, a freelance caterer in Red Lodge, and presented at the Shakespeare in the Park performance July 15. (Left) Some of the cast from Shakespeare in the Park also sang Happy Birthday to the Bard prior to their performance...
  • Smokey hazy skies seen over Carbon County are because of upper winds carrying smoke from large fires in Canada, Idaho and Washington.
  • Just as the paint flowed so did the money at the 41st Art in the Beartooths held at Lions Park last weekend. Not only did the three signature artists, Kevin Red Star, Susan Spero, and David McMasters help to raise over $20,000 for the hosts, the Carbon County Arts Guild, but every other artists’ work caught fire with sales between $500 to $4...
  • Winners of the DeVries Memorial Saddles (high money winner-boy and girl) Junior Boy Tristan Hoffman, Huntley, and Junior Girl Bella Fossum, Billings. Senior Boys All-Around (Buckle Sponsor-Pelican Truck Plaza, Miller’s Horse Palace, Laurel): Wil Griffel, Columbus Senior Girls All-Around (Buckle Sponsor-Crowley Fleck PLLP, Joe Kresslein,...
  • The Red Lodge Theater Company is up to more live stage shenanigans July 24 – 27, Thursday through Sunday as the troupe stages an old fashioned melodrama farce, “The day Black Bart Balderdash and dangerous Dan McGrew went to dueling at Miss Kitty’s Golden Nugget Saloon” written by John Donald O’Shea and directed by...