Monthly archive

June, 2015

  • Geraldine Nussbaum Barrett spent 63 adventurous years with the great love of her life, husband John. At age 95, Gerry re-joined John this past Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, 2015, surrounded by family in her home in Las Vegas, Nevada. Zelma Geraldine Nussbaum was born in New Haven, Connecticut on Oct. 27, 1919 to Joseph Nussbaum and Esther Goldstein...
  • What does it take to be an artist? Vision? Imagination? Most certainly a steady hand. Well, Bill Rains has it all and then some. Considered a premiere artist in Montana and else where, Bill is well known for his bronze statues and multi-medium paintings. He was commissioned to do bronze statues of 10 legendary, male, country performers including...
  • Proposals that the Draper and Palisades Borrow Pits would quarry dirt for the Montana Dept. of Trans. (MDOT) Highway 78 Red Lodge North project were outline at two meetings last week by Chris Cronin, DEQ Program Supervisor, and Kim Corcoran, DEQ Environmental Specialist. “I understand there are some pretty sharp bends in this county,”...
  • Joliet Town Council voted to accept a draft proposal put forward by the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office to help support the town’s police department. They voted to “try it out for a year”. The proposal carries a 90-day review process. The interlocal agreement is not finalized explained Joliet Police Officer Bob Reed and will...
  • A two-vehicle collision occurred at the junction of 19th and S. Adams Ave., at approximately 5 p.m. this Friday evening. The occupant of a grey Toyota was taken to Billings Clinic Hospital according to emergency personnel at the scene. Eye witnesses say that a blue Suburban traveling south on Adams Ave., “tried to stop” at the stop...
  • Don Phillips died at home on his farm, in the house built by his grandfather in 1905, surrounded by the loving embrace of his family. Donald Graham Phillips was born in Fromberg, Montana on July 22, 1933 to Charles and Marie (Graham) Phillips.   He graduated from Fromberg High School in 1951 and Montana State College in Bozeman in...
  • Karen Sue Ludwig (Morrison) (Follstad), 66, of New Holstein passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Appleton Medical Center. Karen was born May 30, 1949 in Red Lodge, to the late Robert and Arline (Smith) Miller. She was employed by Tecumseh Products in New Holstein for about twenty years and most recently for Kwik Trip in New Holstein. Karen...
  • Imogene Doherty, age 96, passed away on Saturday, June 13, 2015, in Madison. She was born on Dec. 27, 1918, in Chicago Heights, Ill., the daughter of Fred and Flora Alkire. She married Paul Doherty on Oct. 1, 1939, in Fairmount, Ind. Imogene went to high school in Fairmount, Ind. She then received her business degree and worked at RCA in Marion,...