Letters

05/21/2015 - 10:09am
When 20 Silvertip-area landowners petitioned the Carbon County Commissioners for a zoning district to address the harm threatened by oil and gas development, they acted with the same determination that has motivated so many Montanans before them. Self-reliance and connection to the land are qualities we value in Montana. It should not be surprising that the Silvertip landowners chose not to sit...
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:03am
To the Editor, Carbon County It’s Your Choice Program would like to thank all the agencies that participated in the program last Wednesday, May 13 at the Bridger Public Schools. Bridger High School and Principal Jim Goltz, Trooper Bill Bullock and the Montana Highway Patrol, Deputy Kelly
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:00am
To the Editor, I cannot express enough gratitude to those who contributed to the alchemy at this year’s Rocky Mountain Chefs Invitational. Last Saturday night, the spirit, the heart, and the generosity that came together to support the Boys & Girls Club was indescribable. I am grateful to
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:17am
To the Editor, Mere words of thanks are inadequate to convey my gratitude for the support I received from our community during the recent Mayor’s Appreciation event hosted by the Beartooth Elks Lodge. It was a very special evening and is something I will remember forever.   Red Lodge is
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:16am
To the Editor, We would like to thank the Red Lodge Ambulance Service, Highway Patrol, Sheriff's Dept. and all other first responders who made it possible for Mari Plumb Krueger to survive a horrible car accident. We are also grateful to the Community of Red Lodge and surrounding area, Cedar
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:15am
To the Editor, Nearly a year and half ago community focus groups provided the Mayor and City Council with the “type of policing the community expected” which was a community policing model. Community Policing emphasizes the establishment of police community partnerships and a problem
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 9:14am
To the Editor, Dick Peck, Beartooth Electric Cooperative’s interim manager, left town on April 28 for his home in Alaska. He will be sorely missed.  For many in the area, Dick requires no introduction. In the three years he managed the cooperative, he charmed virtually everyone he met.