Monthly archive

September, 2013

  • To the Editor, Trustee, Lee A. Freeman is going to depose director Arlene Boyd and examine Beartooth Electric Cooperative on Friday, Sept. 20.  He has the right to do so, however it does appear to be intimidation and BEC members also have the right to express their  opinion.   More than ever BEC members now have information to draw...
  • It is said that the intent of the national government is to test every child in school every year. Test them for what? I have always assumed that schooling, public and private, was intended to educate individuals so they can function as positive and informed citizens. There is not now nor has there ever been a complete agreement or understanding...
  • Over 100 people attended a retirement party held for the outgoing Pollard Hotel manager Angela Beaumont last Thursday night. Beaumont, who has managed the hotel for 8 years, is joining her husband, Michael, in Tucson, Ariz., where she admitted she plans to “do nothing for six months.” As to the outpouring from those who attended,...
  • Mental health is no longer an illness to be hidden and whispered about-efforts are proceeding to freely help Red Lodge locals with mental health issues beyond clinical assistance, reported Dan Dutton, Bridger. “We are working to form a mental health support group in Red Lodge,” announced Dutton. An educated and caring public can...
  • Tom Weaver, known to many around Red Lodge as “Walking” Tom, is throwing his beret into the ring for this coming Nov. 5 mayoral election in Red Lodge. Weaver is a write-in candidate and opted to enter his name after he was persuaded by many storeowners to run. “It was by request from a lot of people,” said Weaver. “As...
  • Bridger defeated Broadview-lavina 22-25, 25-17, 26-24, 20-25, 15-10. Kelsey Neuman and Maddie Scianna got 10 apiece in kills out of 43, Bailey Kilfoy had 19 assists from 39, Neumann also got 5 of 11 blocks, while Colette Zenter had 14 digs from 41. Kilfoy also got 5 of the 11 aces scored. On Saturday, Bridger took out Reed Point Rapelje after two...
  • Joliet beat Shepherd 26-24, 25-15, 25-3. Nicole Luloff got 8 of the 20 kills, Madison Unger 3.5 blocks, Drue Kissler 4 aces, Breanna Kramer had the most digs with 15 from 53 and Mckinna Olson got 100 percent of the assists with 20. Fromberg lost to Reed Point-Rapelje 25-13, 25-13,25-17, Friday. For Fromberg J. Campbell got 2 kills from 5, Brenna...
  • Roberts Rockets, pictured, lost  23-25, 25-15, 20-25, 25-10, 15-8  in close fought game against Yellowstone Home School, Friday night.  On Saturday they encountered another 5 set thriller, losing out to Custer-Hysham after taking a 2 set lead,  18-25, 23-25, 25-8, 25-11, 15-7.  Kelsey Pratt and Savvy Weimer got 6 apiece in...
  • Red Lodge Rams lost to Huntley Project 21-0 Saturday. Pictured Levi Lynde at the end of a long run against Project. In a tight game, Rams conceded points in the second and third quarter but could not find the combination to break through. In other games, Joliet lost to Colstrip 54-14, Colstrip dominated the opening quarters with Joliet closing...
  • Roberts/Fromberg lost 44-0 against Roy/Winifred. Pictured, Stephen Shouse looks for a way passed the Roy/Winifred offense.