Monthly archive

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...
  • It was a beautiful fall day for the 16th annual Punt, Pass and Kick competition held Sunday at the Palisades Football field hosted by the Beartooth Elks Lodge #534.  There were record 30 participants five more that last year:  25vboys and five girls.  Winners are as follows:  Girls ages 6 to 7 first place was Lillian Hyvonen;...
  • The Bridger Lady Scouts had a two game road trip over the weekend,that started out with the Fromberg Falcons. The Falcons, a young team would try to play spoiler against a Scouts squad that has consistently been one of the best in the conference. The Lady Scouts started the game in dominating fashion, winning the first set by the score of 25-6. In...
  • On March 6, 2013, a summons and warrant of arrest were filed against Tyler Jansma, a former Red Lodge resident. Charges were filed against him in Carbon County District Court with six counts: 3 felony charges for burglary and 3 misdemeanor charges for theft. Jansma filed bail which was set for $15,000 in Carbon County District Court and was...
  • “It’s a tourist town, but we’re not tourists,” voiced mother Desiree Griffith, 26, at CCN on Monday, Sept. 16, with three of her four children in tow. “Most of us in our 20’s and early 30’s work the restaurants in town for minimum wage, $7.80 plus tips.” Single mother of three, Mary Plumb, said...
  • Franklin T. Schrumpf, 81, of Kerrville, Texas passed from this life on September 14, 2013 at Audie L. Murphy Memorial Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. Frank was born in Red Lodge, Montana to Ted and Florence Schrumpf on May 7, 1932. Having lost his mother at the age of 12, Frank was fortunate to receive the love and guidance of so many in the Red...