Monthly archive

October, 2013

  • Beverly M. Phillips, 86, of Red Lodge, wife of James Phillips, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 in her home. Cremation has taken place and no services are planned. Smith-Olcott Funeral Chapel assisted with the arrangements.
  • Raymond Dancy Kotar, Bearcreek, passed away on Wednesday afternoon after a hard fought battle with cancer. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends; from his “John Wayne-like” persona, his endearing comical verbalizations, his selfless nature and his countless good deeds throughout the Bearcreek and Red Lodge communities....
  •   The annual meeting of the Beartooth Electric Cooperative’s (BEC) was held Saturday, Sept. 28, at Yellowstone Dog Sports in Roberts. President Roxy Melton came out strong on BEC’s 75th anniversary. “The co-op returns to the tradition of membership control. We don’t believe that providing our own energy is necessary....
  • A 104-year-old weekly newspaper serving the Laurel and Park City areas has been acquired by the media group which operates the Carbon County News. The Laurel Outlook joined the Yellowstone Newspapers group effective Oct. 1, according to an announcement this week by the group’s president, John Sullivan of Livingston. Founded in 1909, the...
  • Red Lodge Cross Country Meet today, Oct. 2, at the 12th hole of the Red Lodge Mountain Golf Course. 3:00 3-5 Grade Boys and Girls 3:30 Middle School Girls 4:00 Middle School Boys 4:30 JV Girls 5:00 JV Boys 5:30 Varsity Girls 6:00 Varsity Boys 6:30 Team Awards
  • Red Lodge Cross Country Meet today, Oct. 2, at the 12th hole of the Red Lodge Mountain Golf Course. 3:00 3-5 Grade Boys and Girls 3:30 Middle School Girls 4:00 Middle School Boys 4:30 JV Girls 5:00 JV Boys 5:30 Varsity Girls 6:00 Varsity Boys 6:30 Team Awards

September, 2013

  • Photo by Hank Nowak Left, Joliet J-Hawk McKinna Olson lays up a shot against Red Lodge Rams Thursday night. Olson led on assists with 25 out of 27. Despite taking the first set 26-24, the Rams went on to win the final three sets 25-20, 25-15, 25-20. For the J-Hawks Kaylee Rowlison led the aces with 5 from 13; Drue Kissler and Nicole Luloff had 18...
  • After months of exploring the Absaroka-Beartooth (AB) Wilderness, documenting the Whitebark Pine devastation, two researchers took community members on an expository hike to share the knowledge and educate the public. Driving up the Beartooth Highway Sun. Sept. 22, the group of ten stopped at Vista Point as the first introduction to the Whitebark...
  • All summer long locals and tourists alike have been hiking to their favorite fishing hole, or up at the pass ready to ski, and have seen an unusual site; a mother carrying a suitcase, and a girl dressed in tights and a tutu.  Ballerinas have been appearing in meadows, at brooks and waterfalls, and in the snow on the mountains for the past few...