Monthly archive

November, 2013

  • Red Lodge and Huntley Project have drawn each other yet again in the semi finals of the 4 B District tournament. They play at 12 noon Saturday. Red Lodge def. Roundup 25-23, 25-14, 25-20 while Huntley defeated Joliet 25-13, 25-12, 25-14. In first round games Joliet def. Columbus 14-25, 25-19, 13-25, 25-12, 15-12, and Roundup def. Shepherd 25-14,...

October, 2013

  • Bridger are 4C district champs after defeating Custer Hysham in a five set thriller last Saturday. The sets were, with Bridger first,18-25, 25-21, 17-25, 25-18, 15-13. Bridger now face Roy-Winnifred Nov. 7 at 10 a.m. at the Southern C Divisionals at Absarokee High School. Bridger's record as District 4-C Champions-1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995...
  • We who live in this mile-high place guard our summers like crown jewels, savoring every June morning like an emerald, and each August sunset like an amethyst chased in gold. As summer wanes, it’s like the last pour of a fine wine, or the trickling grains of a magic hourglass. Yet here we are in autumn, which is an even briefer season with a...
  • The Roberts Community Foundation is pleased to announce the awarding of a $10,000 grant to the Roberts Volunteer Fire Department to help with the installation of kitchen facilities in the Roberts Fire Hall.  The Foundation was honored to have the RFD volunteers attend their October meeting to present their project, and noted the fact that...
  •  The all class Montana High School Association (MHSA) State Cross Country races were held at the University of Montana Golf Course in Missoula on Saturday Oct. 26. The day was a beautiful day for running with clear skies, calm winds and temperatures in the mid 50’s. As expected, the day was charged with a lot of raw emotion from the...
  • Energy Corporation of America (ECA) is proposing to expand current drilling with more natural gas wells around Roscoe and Dean (up to 50 new wells) and other areas near the Beartooths. Last week, ECA opened a new office in Billings. Chief Operating Officer for ECA, Kyle Mork said, “I would love to bring something like the Bakken, maybe...
  • The Red Lodge Mayoral Forum held last Thursday at the Beartooth Elk’s Lodge #534 witnessed fundamental differences between the two candidates, Ed Williams and Tom Weaver, none more so than one of Weaver’s suggestions of promoting the town by welcoming in biker gangs. “We have to promote Red Lodge, make it a tourist town now, that...
  • To the Editor, While the title of the article "Missing Moose? A Lot of Bull" is punny, I resent its anti-science implications.  The actual content of the article was accurate and balanced, representing a lack of information to be had in our area.  The information that is available suggests that MT moose populations are stable,...
  • To the Editor,   Next Tuesday our choice for mayor of the City of Red Lodge must be the person with the experience to handle four major issues: 1) Finding competent replacements for our retiring Chief of Police, City Clerk, and Public Works directors; 2)  Repairing the now unsatisfactory state of communication between city...