Monthly archive

November, 2013

  • Calder Stradtman, of Joliet, changed his plea to guilty for felony counts, burglary and theft at Carbon County District Court last Friday before Judge Blair Jones. In exchange for the guilty pleas, Stradtman could receive a 4 year deferred imposition of sentence and $1,000 fine. Burglary carries a sentence of 20 years and a $50,000 fine, theft, 10...
  • A full house of about 100 people packed The Regis Café in Red Lodge, Tuesday, Nov. 12 Forum on Provocative Issues to hear about local poverty. A panel of Jessica Briggs, Red Lodge Area Community Foundation (RLACF) Vista volunteer, Tracy Timmons, Director of RLACF and Kelley Evans, CEO of Beartooth Billings Clinic, painted the picture of...
  • Lee Freeman, the Trustee for Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative, Inc. (Southern) filed a response to the Motion to Remove Trustee filed by Fergus Electric Cooperative, Inc. (Fergus), one of the four remaining co-ops. He objects to his removal as trustee. Fergus has now been joined in the argument by Mid-Yellowstone...
  • The Late Robert Moran was verbally applauded for his love of people and the world in general at the Red Lodge Community Church last Saturday when approximately 300 people attended a Celebration of Life service being held there. Moran died Sunday, Nov. 10 at the age of 88. Moran’s passing has stirred up many memories in others of his tireless...
  • On Tuesday, Nov. 19, Resident Agent in Charge Ken Bray of the federal office of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ (ATF), Billings, confirmed to CCN that they have located the explosives found stolen in April, 2013, from the storage facility owned and operated by the U.S. Forest Service. “We have located and are in possession...
  • State B Tournament First round Red Lodge defeat Fairfield 25-22, 25-17, 25-20. State C tournament First round Gardiner Bruins defeated Bridger 25-13, 25-10, 25-16.
  • The Lady Rams secured a third place berth at the Southern B Divisonals to take them onto the State B Tournament in Bozeman this weekend. The Lady Rams and Lady J-Hawks faced off against each other after both lost their opening games to Forsyth and Jefferson respectively. Red Lodge went down 25-22, 25-23, 25-22 while Joliet lost 25-23, 19-25, 25-21...
  • Beartooth Recreational Trails Associations (BRTA) 7th annual Ski & Gear Swap at the Civic Center, Red Lodge, last weekend was “another huge success” according to its president Grant Bernard.  “It is one of the biggest turnouts,” said Bernard. “People are looking up at the Mountain and seeing all that snow. We...
  •   On Thursday, the Bridger Scouts traveled to Absarokee for the 2nd straight week, but this time for the Divisional tournament. Fresh off of their district championship, the lady Scouts would take on Winifred/Roy in the first round. Winifred/Roy, while coming in as the 4th seed in the tournament, didn’t back down to the highly touted...