Monthly archive

July, 2013

  • By Lizzie Blumenthal CCN Reporter After a long and windy day cycling 60 miles from Powell, Wyo., to Red Lodge about 350 riders from Tour de Wyoming set up tents on the lawns of Red Lodge’s Civic Center and Mountain View Elementary to relax and recharge for the next three days of riding. Marking the 17th annual tour, riders from all over the...
  • The McQuillan Family and Friends Climb to Conquer Cancer is preparing for their annual Climb to Conquer Cancer Fundraising Breakfast. The breakfast will be held this Saturday, July 20, at the Joliet Community Center beginning at 7:30 a.m. and serving until 10:30 a.m. The menu includes: French toast, link sausages, scrambled eggs, coffee, juice,...
  • Democrats have begun looking for a potential candidate for U.S. Senate after former governor Brian Schweitzer's surprise announcement over the weekend that he will not run for the seat being vacated by Sen. Max Baucus. Party officials said Monday they still believe Democrats are in a strong position to hold the seat even without the popular...
  • Welcome Bikers! This year’s 19th Beartooth Rally and Iron Horse Rodeo is offering up a treasure chest of entertainment and fun. Along with the Bone Daddy’s Coors Poker Run (July 19) and the Highway 212 Poker Run (July 20) there will be the Fusion Fight League; a Las Vegas comedy club headliner called Bag Lady Sue; and a heavy biker...
  • In a recent article featured in the Carbon County News, Anne-Marie FoisyGrusonik of the Red Lodge Boys and Girls Club (BGC) discussed the current financial crisis the Club was facing. In what was described as the “perfect storm,” Foisy-Grusonik asked readers to help alleviate the situation in any way possible. To further investigate...
  • Bridger Youth Rodeo, Jr. Girls Breakaway, Kertin Sweet. Rodeo Results: Callie DeVries Memorial Saddle awarded to the boy who won the most money at the rodeo: Tristan Matt, Bridger. D e Vr i e s M e m o r i a l Spurs awarded to Kooper Bott, Powell and Hailie George, Joliet. DeVries Gear Bags awarded to the Buckaroo Boys and Girls runner-up to the...
  • Despite the scampering, the jumping and the baaahing, there was serious work going on by the Clark’s Fork River near Edgar, in weed management from June 4 - 24. This is the second year that the Montana Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has used biological weed control, in other words, goats. Work crews of men and women were busy hauling the...
  • Red Lodge Police Chief Richard Pringle doesn’t foresee any problems at this year’s 19th Annual Beartooth Rally but is adopting a ‘wait and see’ stance with only one street closure for dancing at 13th Street East between the Snow Creek and the Blue. Although people won’t be as spread out with two dances, Pringle is...
  • Grace E. Jarvi passed away quietly on July 13, 2013, surrounded by her family at Bonaventure Senior Living where she had resided for the past two years. Grace was born on the Lammert DeVries homestead east of Roberts to Charles and Margaret DeVries, where she joined her siblings Charlotte and Ernie, later came brothers Arthur and David. No...