Monthly archive

August, 2013

  • At the Sept. 10, 2013 primary election, voters in the City of Red Lodge, Precincts 8, 9 & 10 will be asked whether or not they wish to have their form of local government reviewed at a cost not to exceed two thousand five hundred dollars, ($2,500). This is a poll election to be held at the Red Lodge Civic Center. Absentee ballots will be sent...
  • Not only did the Mt. Maurice Music Festival (MMMF) bring the community together to listen to good music at the Red Lodge Ales’ outdoor beer garden, but the money from sales also went to an important cause, dear to many Montanans alike: supporting local agriculture movements. At the 2nd annual MMMF, Aug. 9, three popular and semi-local bands...
  • Iraq Veteran Jonathan Fehrenback, 29, gazed at the water alongside other veterans attending the nonprofit, Operation Second Chance (OSC) fishing event on the property of veteran Steve Gose and his wife, Marty, in Roberts, Tuesday, August 6. He and his wife Gina, have replaced veteran Wade Christiansen in assisting OSC after Christiansen, 23,...
  • The Red Lodge - Roberts Ambulance District recently added a new two-wheel drive, fuel-efficient ambulance to its fleet. The unit replaces a 1991 ambulance with more than 188,000 miles on it. The new ambulance is built on a Mercedes Sprinter 2500 chassis. It cost about $50,000 less than a traditional 4x4 truck type ambulance, and will get about...
  • Thirty-five people attended the community work/repair day, “Ride Free! Red Lodge Skate Park,” at the Red Lodge skate park, Aug. 10. Travis Burdick of DSVS organized the event to help fix some of the issues at the park. “The clean-up went really well. We are currently figuring out how to rebuild the older half pipe or to take...
  • A home in the Whitehorse Bench Fire District was destroyed last weekend after a controlled burn got out of hand early Saturday afternoon. The owner of the home, according to Melvin Hofferer, Joliet Fire Chief, was “burning weeds and grass near his house when the fire jumped to some juniper bushes by the porch.” From there the fire went...
  • A Red Lodge man is jailed on charges that he kidnapped and repeatedly beat his girlfriend after her former boyfriend gave her a hug in a Red Lodge bar. Avery Joseph Bradshaw pleaded not guilty Wednesday to felony aggravated kidnapping and aggravated assault during an arraignment in District Court in Red Lodge. He is jailed with bail set at $250,...
  • Crowds walked the Climb to Conquer Cancer that took place on Saturday morning at the Red Lodge Mountain. For more photos please see www.carboncountynews.com
  • The Red Lodge - Roberts Ambulance District recently added a new two-wheel drive, fuel-efficient ambulance to its fleet. The unit replaces a 1991 ambulance with more than 188,000 miles on it. The new ambulance is built on a Mercedes Sprinter 2500 chassis. It cost about $50,000 less than a traditional 4x4 truck type ambulance, and will get about...
  • The Red Lodge Fire Department checked out a gas leak on Broadway this morning, Aug. 8. No one was hurt in the incident and the gas line, at a local business, was secured by NorthWestern Energy later.