Monthly archive

February, 2015

  • On Friday, Feb. 13, seven landowners from the proposed Silvertip Zone District (Silvertip) near Belfry, filed an appeal in Carbon County District Court challenging the ruling of the Carbon County Commissioners that rescinded an earlier decision to create Silvertip and decided not to go forward with the zone. The lawsui t was f i led by...
  • Bridger Lady Scouts lost their opener to Broadview-Lavina 51-44 at 6C Districts in Red Lodge, Wednesday. Kayla Cummings got 12 points, along with Shaniah Schwend 15 and Colette Zentner 9. Bridger will play Reed Point Rapelje at 12:30 p.m. today, Feb. 19.
  • On Feb. 13, 2015 our sister, aunt, and friend, Nancy Cook Voorhees, unexpectedly passed away and was welcomed into heaven. Nancy was born in Brainerd, Minn., on March 15, 1945, the first child of Gordon and Esther Cook. The family moved to Laurel in 1961. She graduated from Laurel HS class of 1963, and later attended Billings Business School....
  • Darlene Ann (Sandretto) Pierce, 69, of Kennewick, Wash., passed into the arms of our Heavenly Father on Feb. 11, 2015 at Trios Medical Center. Darlene was born April 23, 1945 in Billings, to James and Margaret Sandretto. Darlene grew up and lived Red Lodge, where she graduated from Red Lodge High School and worked for several years. In 1980 she...
  • To the Editor, I have read and heard various news I would like to thank all of those who provided great arguments based in moral relativism, and stood up for good old American Exceptionalism in condemning President Obama’s anti-Christian and anti-American remarks at the National Prayer Breakfast a few weeks ago. Everyone knows that...
  • To the Editor, I have read and heard [various news outlets] the proposal by Rep. David Moore to introduce House Bill 365 involving a dress code for Montana citizens in public that meets his [governmental] approved guidelines; this is another ridiculous legislative bill that makes me wonder why precious time is spent in Helena even considering such...
  • To the Editor, Who knew the community of Red Lodge could move so fast in surfacing sponsors and in hosting a 55-minute all-girl skier movie? I received an email from Unicorn Picnic Productions on Jan. 4, that for a fee, we could host their independent film, Pretty Faces. The film had to be shown by Feb. 15. Four weeks after the first email, on...