Monthly archive

August, 2014

  • To the Editor, Wow! I attended the Festival of Nations last weekend and what a great time! Perhaps not the week long even of times gone by, but a hopeful revival that gets better with each passing year. What impressed me was the wide scope of the audience from kids of several years to seniors in wheel chairs all having an enjoyable time. The event...
  • Kenneth Bert Klingaman was born to Bert and Josie Klingaman near Martin, South Dakota on September 18, 1919. Ken passed away at Beartooth Manor in Columbus, Montana on August 1, 2014 at the age of 94 years ten months and thirteen days. Kenneth, a WWII Veteran, served in the European Theatre and Middle Eastern/ Africa Theatre. During his time...
  • Orville R. Zimmerman, 78, Rapid City, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Fountai n Springs Health Care Center. He was born May 29, 1936, in Watauga, S.D. to Rudolph and Helen (Baesler) Zimmerman. He graduated from High School in New Leipzig, N.D. and was married to Marilyn Nelson on Nov. 25, 1956. In 1959 he graduated from Yankton College and earned...
  • Crow Native American dance and hip-hop artist, SupaMan, delighted audiences with his energy and flamboyant Crow-hop style at the finale to the 63rd Annual Festival of Nations. SupaMan, Christian Takes Gun Parrish, infuses 90s New York hip-hop with the rich tapestry of his own Apsaalooke heritage to bring a freshness to a genre that’s been...
  • Nineteen teams made up of cancer survivors, families, caregivers, local faith-based groups, businesses, and clubs, hiked a 3-mile course up and down on the Red Lodge Ski Mountain in the American Cancer Society’s 8th Climb To Conquer Cancer of Red Lodge, Aug. 2, raising more than $39,000. Bill Barnes, one of the event organizers, said it was...

July, 2014

  • The Carbon County Commissioners amended the Stage Two Fire Restrictions this morning for Carbon County for NO BURNING including NO Agricultural Burning. The enclosed Amended Resolution will NOT allow or permit any Special Exemptions for Agricultural Burning under Stage Two Fire Restrictions. The burning of stubble fields and irrigation ditch banks...
  • Summer has been flying by and it will soon be time to think about Fall soccer. Registration for the season is open now with registration forms due by Aug. 13. Registrations forms can be found on-line at www.redlodgeyouthsoccer. com, at the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation building and Sylvan Peak. “We will have a onetime, in-person...
  • Indoor Best of Show: Senior—Carissa Lebsack, Rockvale Ramblers Junior—Landen Tomlin, Rock Creek Ranchers Art/Drawing: Senior— Jessica Virgil, Rockvale Ramblers Junior—Mikalyn Zeiler, Rock Creek Ranchers Crafts/Scrapbooking: Senior—Carissa Lebsack, Rockvale Ramblers Junior—Brianna King, Fromberg GoGetters...
  • “We al l know Red Lodge is an especially awesome place but have you ever wondered why? Here is one of many reasons,” writes Kristen Hollum, Montana Campus Compact (MTCC) AmeriCorps *VISTA. “In the first week of April a bunch of community organizations received a letter from No Kid Hungry Montana saying that Red Lodge doesn’...