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Monthly archive

February, 2017

  • Leonard Fred Ecker, 92, died at TenderNest Assisted Living in Billings, Montana on Feb. 8, 2017, of Alzheimer’s disease. Born Oct. 27, 1924, in Flint, Michigan, he was the youngest son of George John Ecker and Julia E. Sage. He grew up in Flint and graduated from Central High School where he ran cross country, lettered in baseball, and sang...
  • Rosemary was born to Ruth and Victor Hampton Oct. 8, 1927 at 12,718 feet elevation in Siglo Veinte (Llallagua), Bolivia. Coming into the world at that elevation must have been the catalyst for her love of the outdoors. She was raised among the native Bolivian populace while her father was operating a tin and silver mine as an Engineer. Her mother...
  • Carbon County road crews have reported flooding across roads in the Luther Roscoe area due to rapid snow melt. Metcalf Road is closed and Ingersol Creek Road also has water over the road but is still open. Other roads in the area may also be flooded. Please check the Sheriff's Office or Carbon Alert Facebook page for the most current...
  • Terry Riley passed away on Jan. 23, 2017. He wrote the Red Lodge Community Center News for the Carbon County News for several years. In honor of him, the News is printing a number of his self-penned observations on his life over the next two issues.     November 25, 2016 “Memories of Growing Up in Red Lodge” “...
  • John S. Wolfe passed away at home in Tucson, Arizona on Jan. 7, 2017 at 88 years of age.  He was born in Belfry and spent much of his youth in and around Belfry and Red Lodge.  
  • Audrey Wessinger Holzum was born March 31, 1915 to Phillip and Olive Wessinger in Absarokee, Montana. After a couple of years in Absarokee, they moved to Quartz, Montana. Next, they moved to a log cabin across the Little Big Horn River from the Custer Battlefield. Phil’s father was superintendent of the Custer Battlefield and Phil took a job...
  • High winds brought chaos to many roads in Carbon County in the last week, forcing Highway 212 to be closed twice, Feb. 3 and Feb. 8. By far the worst was last Friday’s snarl that left drivers to deal with icy conditions, white outs and gargantuan snowdrifts as emergency services and county snowplows attempted to right the situation. All...
  • US Highway 212 is now open having been closed earlier from Roberts to the Junction of Highway 421 (South of Joliet) because of extreme blowing and drifting. Surface conditions consist of snow pack, ice and clear in some parts. Visibility is still low so drive with caution. As a result of the weather Roberts school have not committed to being open...
  • On January 30, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Terry L. Meyers signed an order finalizing the Southern Montana Electric Transmission and Generation Cooperative, Inc. bankruptcy quietly ending a contentious period that started with its filing in October 22, 2011. On the day the bankruptcy was filed, several board members had walked out when a new board...