Monthly archive

May, 2014

  • Red Lodge City Council voted unanimously for Steven Hibler, Mayor’s Ed Williams’’ choice for the town’s next police chief at their Tuesday night meeting. Hibler is from Canby, Ind., serving with the Indiana State Police from 1983-2012. His last rank is as Assistant District Commander. At the same time, he has served with...
  • High temperatures have caused Rock Creek to break its banks at Two Mile Bridge Road, north of Red Lodge. The Carbon County Commissioners have put up signage to warn drivers and are monitoring the situation. The towns of Joliet, Roberts and Fromberg have already expressed concerns about this year's possible spring flooding. Warmer weather is...
  • On April 29, 2014 two 18 year old Red Lodge High School students were cited by Red Lodge Police for two offenses each of possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia. All citations are for misdemeanor offenses. The incidents were alleged to have occurred at the high school, which in turn, notified the police.
  • On Wednesday, May 21, local farmers and members of Carbon County Resource Council (CCRC) a local affiliate of Northern Plains Resource Council (NRPC), filed a complaint with the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation (DNRC) to report the illegal use of water by Energy Corporation of America (ECA) for drilling in Belfry. That...
  • Red Lodge Rangers traveled to Miles City on Saturday to play the Miles City Posse and the Big Timber Wolves. Red Lodge easily defeated the Posse 5 - 0 in game one. Led by the defensive foursome of Liam Gildehaus, Cole Daily, Max Roberto and Eric dye, the defense allowed very few Posse shot opportunities. “Anytime our team can hold another...
  • The District 6C meet was held at Laurel last week. BOYS Team scores — Broadview-Lavina 106, Harlowton 96, Absarokee 88, Park City 56, Fromberg 50, Bridger 48, Roberts 19, Reed Point-Rapelje 17, Plenty Coups 16, Custer- Hysham 11, Ryegate 10, Belfry 0. 100 — 3rd Triston Barker, Fro, 12.56. 200 — 3rd Rick Hibbs, Rob, 25.12. 400...
  • The Joliet J-Hawks girls team girls team finished 2nd at the District 4B meet in Laurel last week, scoring 108 points. For the boy’s team Joliet finished 4th with 93 points. In the girls results: Tru Roginske, Joliet t o o k f i r s t i n t h e 100-meters with 13.01, won the triple jump with 37-6, ¼, and came third in the 200-meters...
  • The Red Lodge girls track team took home the 4B District championship last week at Laurel. The boy’s team placed 3rd, both teams will be going to Divisionals in Laurel, May 22. The girl’s team dominated proceedings with Gabby Sullivan winning the discus while Hanna Kohley secured the 300 meter hurdles, Daniella Russell, the 200-meter...