Monthly archive

March, 2014

  • By Ryan Minch Laurel Outlook The Joliet J-Hawks may have surprised some people, but one person they did not surprise is their head coach. "I knew these kids had what it took to get to the state tournament this year," said Jeromey Burke last week before his squad left for Bozeman. "It's another thing wondering if they are going...
  • Red Lodge’s student Business Professionals of America (BPA) chapter set an unprecedented benchmark in its state competition results. Recently, 16 out of 28 students representing Red Lodge received high marks at the annual State Conference in Billings to qualify for the National Leadership Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. The students...
  • Shirley Marie Burton passed away Monday, March 17, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Red Lodge, Montana on January 26, 1936 to George and Josephine (Thompson) Brown. Shirley attended grade school and graduated high school in Red Lodge then attended the University of Montana in Missoula. Shirley married Glen Burton on...
  • RED LODGE MT- Jerry, age 67, finally gave up his fight on Monday, March 10, 2014 at his home. He was brave, like he always was. Jerry lived in Red Lodge for the past 17 years. He lived exactly the way he wanted and he told you exactly what he thought. He did not “suffer fools gladly.” Jerry was an implement salesman for the better part...
  • RED LODGE MT- Jerry, age 67, finally gave up his fight on Monday, March 10, 2014 at his home. He was brave, like he always was. Jerry lived in Red Lodge for the past 17 years. He lived exactly the way he wanted and he told you exactly what he thought. He did not “suffer fools gladly.” Jerry was an implement salesman for the better part...
  • On Monday evening, March 17, Red Lodge resident Warene Wall left the Beartooth Elks Club #534 after volunteering for its St. Patrick’s Day event. She walked out onto Broadway and was hit by a small pickup truck. Red Lodge Officer Matthew S. Grieshop responded. Red Lodge Fire Rescue Volunteer Information Officer Asano Otsu reported, “We...
  • To the Editor, I would like to thank all the people and businesses that supported and attended the 14th annual Celebration of Our Youth Awards event! I would also like to thank those that took the time to nominate youth and adults serving youth. Finally, I would like to thank the youth that were willing to share their talents with us for the...
  • To the Editor, The sixth, seventh and eighth grade students of Luther School have been selling raffle tickets for a half of a beef.  With the cold and wet weather making it difficult for the students to sell tickets, we have extended the drawing date to April 1.  Thank you to those who have already purchased tickets.  We will be...
  • To the Editor, Kids Corner would like to thank the girls on the Varsity Rams basketball team and their coach Cadance Eton. Their coach strongly supports the community and had her team volunteer in the community during their basketball season. Twice a week for the season, two gals would come to the store after school to clean. They were the most...
  • To the Editor, At 9 p.m., Saturday, March 8, I received a call from the Bridger Police Department (as did other owners in danger on Main St.) that the Sand Creek canal was overflowing on to Main St., Bridger. Having experienced this 3 other times as a property owner on Main St., I imagined the thousands of dollars of damage as in the past. When I...