Monthly archive

July, 2014

  • “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’...
  • Pioneer Technical Services, Inc. (Pioneer) is conducting this investigation for the Montana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), Aug. 4 and is expected to last approximately 6 weeks. Work hours will be 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The primary objective is to gather information to evaluate subsurface conditions and assess...
  • Photo by Kristan Apodaca Classmates from Carbon County High School teamed up again for their 70th reunion on Monday at the Red Lodge Community Center. They all graduated in the Class of 1944 that had 40 students. Pictured from the left: Clara Timonen Jarvi, Goldie Hotchkiss Rae, Elsie Sippola Hudson, Stanley Risvold, Dorothy Uzelac and Leola Luoma...
  • The McQuillan family and friends Climb to Conquer Cancer fundraiser breakfast added another successful year to the four years that the McQuillan’s have hosted the breakfast. However there was a new campaign that was being presented to the public that came out on Saturday, July 26. Morgan McQuillan, an eight year cancer survivor and seven...
  • To the Editor,   The East Rosebud valley is one of the most beautiful places in Montana. I remember being astounded when I rolled into this part of the Beartooth Mountains for the first time as a teenager. In the past couple years, controversy erupted in that valley after a Bozeman-based company filed for permits with FERC to put a...
  • To the Editor,   Some of Montana’s best exports are our ideas and its time we bring a great idea back home. Growing up in Havre, I had abundant opportunities to explore some of Montana’s wild rivers. My love of wild spaces was born on trips with the boy scouts canoeing the Missouri river, or rafting the Middle Fork of the Flathead...
  • The Beartooth Pass has been voted one of the country’s best motorcycle rides, according to travel experts and readers of USA Today. The Beartooth Pass finished 3rd after writers nominated 20 of the country’s favorite roads for a motorcycle ride. The 3rd place finish was the highest in the Western United States. “The popularity of...
  • The Carbon County Fair will run until July 26 at the Fairgrounds on the west bench, Red Lodge. On Friday, the beef show 8 a.m. followed by the dairy cattle Show, rabbit then poultry show 11 a.m., swine showmanship 5 p.m. On Saturday, Sweepstakes Showmanship’s (large animal then small animal) 9 a.m., Buyer’s lunch 11 a.m., market...