Monthly archive

June, 2013

  • The Joliet Garden Club has chosen June 21 as the date for the annual Flower Show and Luncheon to be held at the Joliet Community Center. Lunch will be served between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Club members will be displaying plants and flowers from their gardens along with those from the Joliet Social Garden Club. Silent auction items will be available...
  • The art of Roberts resident, Richard Wallace, will be featured in the North Gallery at the Carbon County Arts Guild during the month of June. Wallace grew up in western Colorado on a farm. He went to schools there and on to Colorado State University. He received a degree in music education but continued to draw and paint and gain experience with...
  • Founder’s Day is honoring the Red Lodge Music Festival’s 50th Year Anniversary June 8 with historical tours and special music presentations beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Carbon County Historical Society and Museum. Fee free on Friday, June 7 as well as Saturday, June 8. A one hour historical walking tour of downtown Red Lodge will...
  •   Senator Jason Priest (R) held an open forum on Wednesday, May 29, at old Roosevelt School in Red Lodge to update the community about the past legislative session. He said he was “frustrated” with the inability to get more accomplished this session. He said the model was the 2011 session: “We cut 6 percent, we spent less,...
  •   Red Lodge lost a man who moved to our town and began immediately making a difference. John L. Toler was a moving force on the Beartooth Hospital board , serving from 2003 to 2011(2008-2010 as chair), very active in the revitalization of our local Elks Lodge, serving as Steward and serving on the Red Lodge Planning Board from 2004 to 2009....
  •   On March 30, 2013 the LaFrance family sadly lost Esther to complications developed from a hiatal hernia. Esther was born April 24, 1926 in Minot, N.D. She was the third of four daughters born to Eric and Olga (Amenson) Norberg. The Norberg sisters were raised and attended school in Minot with Esther graduating valedictorian of her Minot...
  • Dean was born Aug. 18, 1932 at Fromberg, the eighth of nine children of Howard and Della Taylor. He graduated from Edgar H.S. and served in the Army. He later married Dolly Annis, and they had three children; daughters Laurie and Lynn and son Leslie. Dean and Dolly later divorced. Dean married Lois Baker . With this union Dean’s family grew...
  •   From Jan. 9, 1957 to May 28, 2013 an angel walked among us. Kathleen “Kathy” Hope Dawson nee Hess of Columbus, passed away from heart failure. Born in Bridgeton, N. J. to Charles Frank Hess (deceased) and Hope Sensita Hess nee Espi. Raised with brothers Charles and John and sister Sandy. Inspired by grandparents Frank (deceased...
  •   Paul Ralph Schuyler, 90, of Roberts, passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at The Crossings in Laurel, where he had been a resident for about a year. He was born on Sept. 25, 1922 in Huntley Project, to John and Molly Schuyler. Services will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at the First United Methodist Church at 10:30 a.m. in Roberts...
  • Wade Erik Christiansen, age 23, much loved son and brother and friend, died on May 29 in Bozeman. Wade was the son of Lee and Lori Christiansen of Red Lodge and a brother to Matt Christiansen of Bozeman. Wade proudly served his country as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division of the United States Army in Afghanistan.  Cremation has...