Monthly archive

November, 2013

  • 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...
  • William G. ‘Bill’ May, Jr., 66, of Red Lodge, died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings. Cremation has taken place. Private graveside memorial services were held in Roberts Cemetery. Smith-Olcott Funeral Chapel assisted with the arrangements.
  • On Wednesday, Nov. 7, the office of the Carbon County Commissioners was packed with teachers and parties interested in discussing a proposed consolidation of the office of the Carbon County Schools Superintendent (CCSS). Current Carbon County Schools Superintendent Jerry Scott was present as were Commissioners John Prinkki and John Grewell. There...
  • To the Editor, Naming the library the Adams-Moran Memorial library. With the death of Bob it would be fitting to name the library after him and his adopted mother Mary Adams. Between the two of them they have given a true legacy to Red Lodge. Bob was very involved in most everything Red Lodge, this would be a lasting tribute. Tim O’Malley...
  • To the Editor, Not only is Lizzy Blumenthal a great Carbon County News interviewer for articles, she now entertained us with an enjoyable staff editorial!  Lizzy you have brought back  memories of fun reads in the much missed Local Rag of years ago. Keepup the good work and thank you for bringing your smiling face and talent to Red Lodge...