Monthly archive

July, 2015

  • A Columbus man was arrested this morning on charges he allegedly sexually and physically assaulted a girl over a period of years. Justin McCally, 18, was arrested by Columbus police and Stillwater County sheriff's deputies and taken to the Yellowstone County Detention Facility. Justice of the Peace Lee Cornell set bail at $250,000. McCally...
  • Edward Yedlicka, 80 years old of Fromberg had been identified by the Carbon County Sheriff's Department as the driver of the ATV involved in the train vs ATV on July 16,  north of Fromberg. Yedlicka was pronounced dead at the scene.
  • Hard to believe it has been 10 years. While many residents mumble curses under their breathe while passing through numerous road construction projects going on this summer in Carbon County, we must remember that they are more inconvenience than catastrophe. It was quite a different story a decade ago. In May 2005, just weeks before the opening of...
  • On Saturday, July 11, the Carbon County Arts Guild held its major annual fundraiser, the 42nd Annual Art in the Beartooths at Lions Park in Red Lodge. People came from near and far to view master artists in situ, at work on their canvases and to view such finished disparate works as a six foot metal grizzly or a finely carved wooden horse....
  • Martin J. Brekke, 93, of Livingston died July 11, 2015 at Diamond K Lodge. The transition fulfilled his often-expressed conviction, “Victory is not winning a battle. Victory is going home.”  Graveside committal service and burial will be held July 22, 2015, 11 a.m. at Mountain View Cemetery in Livingston. Rev. Steve Leuzinger of...
  • Nelda Irvine Muller of Bridger went to be with the Lord on the sunrise of July 11, 2015. After 92 years of a life filled with love, faith, hard work and adventure - Nelda passed away peacefully in her home. Her children, Robert “Bob” Muller, Susan “Sue” Muller Reynolds, daughter in-law Becky Muller, and her faithful kitty...
  • John Otis (Jack) Hash passed away on July 3, 2015. Jack was born on June 16, 1930 to John Otis (Red) and Myra (Shaw) Hash in Hardin. Jack was a true cowboy who would always tell it like it is. A few years after Jack was born the family moved to a ranch near Luther. Jack’s love for horses started young and was prominent throughout his life....
  • To the Editor, An innocent young woman, Kate Steinke was murdered more than a week ago by an illegal alien felon, who has been deported and illegally has re-entered this country five times seeking refuge in the (taxpayer funded) sanctuary city San Francisco, and not one word from the President of the United States or the DOJ, who came out in full...