Monthly archive

December, 2013

  • Starting with the first RLHS Basketball game vs. Roundup in Jan., high school sports fans will no longer be able to purchase aluminum cans and plastic bottles from Red Lodge concessions. Rather, to help reduce recyclable waste, reusable plastic cups will be sold and filled with fountain soda, water or Gatorade. In an effort to “green”...
  • Holiday entertainment at the Senior Center By Lizzie Blumenthal CCN Reporter The High Country Cowboys and Red Lodge School of Dance performed to a full house at the Senior Center in Red Lodge, Dec. 18. After the attendees enjoyed a wonderful holiday meal, The Cowboys took the stage to sing and play a variety of western ballads and classic country...
  • Ernest C. Strum, Lt.Col., US Army, Retired, passed away peacefully surrounded by family Dec. 19, 2013 at his home in Red Lodge. He was born Jan. 31, 1931 in Seattle, Wash, graduating from the University of Washington College of Forestry in 1954. The son of Charles and Erna Strum, he was the oldest of 3 siblings. On Dec. 18, 1954, he married...
  • To the Editor, The Roberts Community Foundation is a 501-3(c) organization founded in 1997 for the benefit of the community of Roberts. Over the years we supported and funded many projects in our community and school including sidewalks, street lights, beautification of the town park, supporting community youth groups, as well as educational needs...
  • 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, I really hadn't had much of a Christmas spirit this year. Thanks to a group of Belfry residents, both kids and adults, that all changed. On Wednesday evening, Dec. 11, a knock came on the door and when I opened the door there stood a number of caring Belfry residents singing Christmas carols. It had been years since we had...
  • To the Editor, I don’t believe that the general population of our area is fully aware of the implications planned for the upcoming Highway 212/Highway 78 projects. Two round-abouts are scheduled, one at the junction of 212/78 and one at the 2 Mile Bridge Road on Highway 212. These are to be single lane round-abouts due to the shortage of...
  • The road to Luther/Roscoe is an open, beautiful vista with big skies, rolling hills and the Beartooths in plain sight. But how would it look if a cell tower was erected in the foreground? As telecommunication companies continue to provide better and faster service, many local municipalities, including Carbon County, continue to address these...