The David vs. Goliath battle goes on to permit a small group of rural electric cooperatives to go fully bankrupt and liquidate. Beartooth Electric Cooperat i v e (BEC) r e c e n t l y informed members that change is in the air for 2014 after the recent firing of Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative, Inc.’s (...
Carl Ed Ungefug, 83, went to be with our Lord and Savior on Jan. 6, 2014.
Ed was born at home on the family farm in Belfry, on Dec. 30, 1930. Father, John Ungefug, and mother, Sophie Wagner Ungefug, raised Ed in Belfry, where he graduated from high school and joined the Navy in 1949. When he returned home, he worked for Beuing Electric in Red...
Alan Joseph Solch, 62, a resident of Sedro-Woolley, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Dec. 6, 2013.
Alan was born in Melrose Park, Ill., Nov. 24, 1951, the son of Joseph and Doris (Collin) Solch. He was raised and attended school in Glen Ellen, Ill., graduating from Glenbart High School. He then attended the College of Dupage County where he...
Paul a Be v e r l e y Palmer, age 63, beloved mother, wife, and dear friend, passed away Jan. 4, 2014 in Red Lodge. Born in Billings, on June 24, 1950 to her proud father, Beverley Ingraham Palmer and adoring mother, Frances Irene Brown she was the second of two children. Paula grew up in Billings where she and her sister, Donna, forged fond...
To the Editor, Thank you to the people who braved icy roads to attend the Molt Volunteer Fire Department’s chili supper and auction. Your support of the department means a lot. Every year we are amazed by the items donated to the auction and by the prices you willingly pay. Thank you, again. (And hope to see you next year.) Molt VFD Molt
To the Editor,
After almost 20 years of serving the Red Lodge area community, I want to thank all my customers for all the years of serving them.
I am retiring and leaving the recycling program in the good hands of Scott Wilson who will carry on for the community. It is my hope that the county will pick up this excellent program that leaves a...
The Joliet FFA Alumni recently sponsored their third annual coyote hunt, Jan. 3, at the Boyd Community Center.
Here are the results: 1st – Jeff Cardarelle and Paul Meyers – 5 Coyotes – prize $1,700 (split the registration pot 50/50 with the Joliet FFA Alumni)
2nd – Cody Krook and Roland Redfield – 4 coyotes (112...
07:56: Caller says their neighbor in Red Lodge is outside screaming 20:10: An individual is walking down Highway 78 in the middle of the road wearing dark clothing.
12:47: Caller and family, including a child, are stuck in a drift on a Forest Service road in the Pryor Mountains. Unknown if a tow truck can get in there. They have...
The Stillwater mining company’s proposal for drilling is seeking public comment as reported by the USFS in last week’s Carbon County News. CCN asked the USFS to discuss their role in such requests, specifically regarding whether animal habitat was a consideration in granting permit requests in general for drilling and what the specific...
When Mark Brajcich became Red Lodge Schools Superintendent 15 years ago the high school students were sharing a 37-year-old building with K-4 while the 5th-8th graders where housed in the 1920s Roosevelt School. And in keeping with the past, the school mascot was the very un-PC Redskins.
By the time Brajcich plans to retire this coming June he...