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01/22/2015 - 10:26am
Joliet Town Council received a petition during their meeting, Tuesday night, requesting the removal of Kyle Croft as the town’s police chief. The petition came with a cover letter asking for an “outside investigation” into the Town Attorney Hope Freeman and Croft for “a violation of public trust” as well as a 10-point outline regarding Croft’s behavior,...
Fri, 01/16/2015 - 4:19pm
Thirty-three-year-old Budd James Nesius of Wheatland was sentnenced to three years in prison on Thursday, January 15, in federal court for the theft of 550 lbs. of explosives stolen from the USFS in April, 2013, south of Red Lodge. He apologized for the fear the theft. “This volume of
Thu, 01/15/2015 - 11:44am
Speaking with the Pryors Coalition, a group of interested parties who frequent, help maintain and care about the Pryor Mountains (located on the eastern edge of Carbon County and part of the Custer National Forest) a person stated that in face of all these budget cuts, it appeared that there was no
Thu, 01/15/2015 - 11:21am
An early morning fire broke out at a Luther residence Jan. 13. Red Lodge Fire Department was paged at 4:18 a.m. to attend a structure fire on Highway 78, at MM 12. The fire was controlled by 8:42 a.m. Up to 30-40 firefighters, from Absarokee, Joliet, Roberts, and Belfry, fought the blaze with 17
Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:47am
Red Lodge Mayor Ed Williams swears in Bill Foisy, Bill Larson and Council President Mike Schoenike at the council meeting, Jan. 13. The Council voted to keep their committee assignments, Williams adding, "I do appreciate the job the committee's have done in the past year, it has been exceptional in
Wed, 01/14/2015 - 11:11am
Red Lodge Council President Mike Schoenike brought up the specter of water and sewer rates at the end of the City's council meeting, Jan. 13. Admitting he was not looking forward to the "public's reaction" he told council that "it's been almost 8 years since the last
Mon, 01/12/2015 - 4:38pm
Carbon County Search and Rescue are on the look out for Michael Phillips, 34, who was last seen at approximately 4 a.m. Jan. 9 walking east out of Joliet. He had been at a friend's house in Joliet and left at approximately 3 a.m. He was wearing a black hoodie with the words 'Santa Cruz