Monthly archive

January, 2014

  • Photo by Hank Nowak Right, Jessa Ruggles claims one of her five points against Big Timber, Jan. 11. The Lady J-Hawks fought a close game, and running counter to their previous match, stormed through the second half with 30 points. However a dominant first quarter put the Herders in the winner's circle, 45-38. Top scorers for the J-Hawks were...
  • The Lady Rockets took on the Reed Point/Rapelje Renegades and would pull off an impressive win. The Rockets started off the first half holding onto a slim lead of 15-10. But as many people understand about basketball, is that it’s a game of runs, and in the third quarter, the Rockets made a run that would turn out to be the difference maker...
  • The Bridger Scouts have had an up and down year so far this season. Whether it was a win over the Absarokee Huskies, or a close loss to Park City. The Scouts have just been looking for a set of games that can define their season, and set them on the right path before the district tournament. On Friday, the Scouts took on the Fromberg...
  • Lexi, of Hawaii, passed away Saturday Dec. 28 after a long illness due to heart failure. She is survived by her husband of 22 years, Timothy S. Burke, her daughters, her life, her pride and joy, Tyler Ashley 20, and Devyn Shea 18, her mother, Patricia Frounfelter of Red Lodge, sister Aleisa Abell ( Randy) of Laurel, and their children Payton, Jake...
  • My Dad, Harry J Sibary, peacefully slept his way home, early Thursday morning, Jan. 2, 2014. Dad was born Feb. 1, 1923, in Manistee, Mich., the 4th child of Henry Charles and A u g u s t a A n n ( S t r e u ) Sibary. He joined Hazel, Josephine, and Charles (Chuck), all d e c e a s e d . P e a r l , E l s i e (deceased) and Robert aka Bob (Nancy)...
  • To the Residents of Carbon County, It is with sincere appreciation that I write this letter. As many of you know my daughter Zoe and I were in a tragic car accident on our way home to Red Lodge on Dec. 11. Following the accident Zoe was transferred to The Denver Children’s Hospital. Unfortunately, she subsequently passed away as a result of...
  • To the Editor, Sharon and I wish to thank everyone involved in creating the wonderful celebration for us last Saturday evening at the Elk’s Club, and thank you to everyone who attended. It was a terrific event that we will remember for a long time. Red Lodge is a very nice place! Sincerely, Brian and Sharon Roat Red Lodge
  • To the Editor, Too often we hear only complaints and negative comments about police officers and public employees. Today something happened that I want everyone to hear about in a positive light on one of our local Red Lodge officers and members of the Public Works Department. My husband took me to work today at the Elks Lodge and he put the cones...
  • To the Editor, On Dec. 9, the Board of Oil and Gas Conservation canceled a scheduled public comment hearing on Energy Corporations of America’s oil well planned along the Beartooth Front. Because of their decision, affected landowners and concerned Montanans had no opportunity to officially voice their concerns about its development. The...
  • T h e No r t h e r n P l a i n s Resource Council and its local a f f i l i a t e , Ca r b on Count y Resource Council (CCRC), filed a lawsuit on Jan. 8, in Yellowstone County District Court. It challenges the decision by the Montana Board of Oil and Gas Conservation (BOGC) to prevent the public from testifying on a proposed oil well permit for...