Monthly archive

April, 2014

  • Big Timbe/Columbus Meet Team Score- 2nd- Red Lodge- 97 points 100 -- 2nd- Conner Beck, RL, 12.02;3rd- Brandon Bohan, RL, 12.07 800 -- ;2nd- Kyrn Dykema, RL, 2:13.8; 3rd- Renny Schultze, RL, 2:13.8 1,600 -- 3rd- Kyrn Dykema, RL, 5:08.6; 4th-Liam Gildehaus, RL, 5:24 3,200 -- 4th-Liam Gildehaus, RL, 11:36.7 400 relay –1st- Red Lodge 47.59 1,600...
  • With over 600 athletes competing in this meet, four of those from Wyoming, the AA schools in Billings and other schools in the surrounding area, this is a great meet to see what other competition you are up against. The Lady Rams had 9.3333 points to place 9th out of 15 teams, just 7 points behind Colstrip, the only B school to score more than Red...
  • Wilda M. “Wid” Colvin, 85, of Red Lodge, formerly of Cody, Wyo., died Monday, April 21, 2014 at Cedar Wood Healthcare Community in Red Lodge. Funeral mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 3 at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Red Lodge. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, May 5 at Riverside Cemetery in Cody. Smith-...
  • A tough old cowboy and spray pilot for over 45-years, filed his final flight plan on April 16 and flew away to better times for a big reunion with loved family and friends. Wally was born Aug. 9, 1927 in Gallatin Gateway. He was the eldest child of Robert and Grace Blain. He attended schools in Washington State, Bozeman, Bridger, Belfry, Boyd, and...
  • To the Residents of Carbon County: I wish to again thank the community for all of your support following our recent family tragedy. It has meant so much to Eric and me. I would also like to thank my colleagues at Mountain View Clinic and Beartooth Billings Clinic for going above and beyond to cover my work duties at the clinic and the hospital. I...
  • With the arrival of warmer weather this month, Montana’s wild animals are starting to display their spring behavior. In Red Lodge, that presents an opportunity for conflicts with people. Already officials have chased one bear out of a garbage can that was not properly latched. Not long ago, the city would have had dozens of encounters by...
  • Last week’s Red Lodge Mayoral Forum at Honey’s touched on the subject of Hell’s Angels. Approximately 500 Hell’s Angels are said to be descending on Cody at the same time as the Beartooth Rally in Red Lodge. Mayor Ed Williams confirmed this but added that the City will have State and Federal resources available to it. He stressed he doesn’t expect...
  • Lion’s Park was packed with eager youngsters for the annual Easter Egg hunt. Although the search was not as difficult as in the past when snow lay roundabout, the enthusiasm was no less diminished. Pictured is Sawyer, 18 months old, with his egg-cellent finds.
  • Bill Barnes hula-hoops at the American Cancer Society Climb to Conquer Cancer of Red Lodge Kickoff at First Interstate Bank in Red Lodge, April 17. Event volunteers and participants gathered to launch their fundraising efforts for the year and inform how local cancer survivors and caregivers have benefitted from the funds raised at the Climb to...
  • On Monday, April 21, Jim Berve of Red Lodge, returned to the site of last year’s horror in Boston to run the Boston Marathon for the 3rd time. “That’s what made me want to do it, put a spike in it!” he said. He had no hesitations. “Last year, when you crossed the finish line after it went off, there was no winner,...