Monthly archive

June, 2014

  • Rockstar Angel Foundation began their first successful start to raising money for charities, causes and families at the Joliet Community Center on June 7- 8. The Foundation is in memory of Jessica Stephenson who tragically passed away on Dec. 21, 2013 and was created by her family and friends on Feb. 22, 2014 at a family gathering celebration. The...
  • At the regular meeting of the Bridger Town Council, June 3, the Bridger Business Community and Town Council presented Sam and Monica McDowell with Montana Silversmith commemorative belt buckles in recognition of their years of devoted service to the annual Bridger Youth Rodeo. Fifty years is a milestone for Youth Rodeo in Montana and the McDowell...
  • Wave upon wave of keyboards, computers, TVs, record players, radios and any other imaginable technological device filled with wiring, lead, mercury lights, and batteries turned up at the Rewind event at the First Interstate Bank last weekend. In the midst of this came a horse trailer delivering tons of the pre-event pick up that had already taken...
  • A man arrested in Red Lodge for a DUI earlier this week and subsequently escaped from custody was arrested in Park County, Wyo., around 5:30 p.m., June 7. Philip A. Napoli, 50, was stopped for felony impaired driving in Red Lodge last week and while being processed at the Sheriff ’s office, escaped. He was found after Park County Sheriff...
  • A Subaru caught fire on E. 12th Street, Red Lodge, Saturday afternoon. No one was hurt in the incident. The car, owned by Maybelle Wexler,caught fire only seconds after Wexler and her dog, a 5 year old Miniature Pinscher called Sara, exited the vehicle. Wexler said she had been to the post office and had just driven down by Rock Creek to see the...
  • A male arrested for DUI late last night by Red Lodge City Police escaped from the Carbon County Sheriff's Office while going through processing. He is 5' 6", 260 lbs, heavyset with dark hair. He may or may not be handcuffed. He is not local and is being charged with felony DUI and felony escape. The public should call the authorities...
  • Red Lodge Rangers earned two important victories on Saturday in Butte, putting them back into first place in the MYSA league. Firstly they beat the Laurel Storm 5 – 1 with some excellent goals from Colson DeCarlo, Connor Beck, Ridge Tomlin, Will Haman and Joe Lemoine. In game two they beat a physical Butte team 1-0 as the wind picked up at...
  • The State B track meet was held in Butte last week. Red Lodge gi r l s came 3rd, Joliet girls 9th. In the boy’s events, Red Lodge placed 15th with 10 points, Joliet, 20th with 4 points. Becky Eichelberger, Red Lodge Rams, Head Track Coach, said the season had “an amazing finish.” “The weather couldn’t have been more...
  • The Red Lodge Rams girls track team placed third at the Montana State B track tournament in Butte last week, breaking 4 high school records in the process. The Rams ended the day with 38 points, tying for third with Manhattan. Plains were named champions with 83 points, and Big Fork were runners up with 58.5 points. Joliet girls came in 9th with...
  • The snowmelt situation affecting the Clark’s Fork near Fromberg is under watch according to Fromberg Mayor Rich Anderson on Friday, May 30. “We are keeping an eye on it. We are keeping sandbags around in case.” But he said, “ I’ve seen it worse. It’s gone down a bit today. There are a few places where we spot....