News


Courtesy photo - Ambrose and Iris with their awards.
02/16/2018 - 12:56pm
For the month of January, the Boys & Girls Club recognizes Ambrose and Iris for their good behavior and the way they contribute to a happy Club environment. Each month, club staff meet to discuss which kids have demonstrated outstanding behavior...
02/16/2018 - 12:53pm
Superintendent Arntzen is thrilled to announce that nomination and application forms are available for the 2019 Montana Teacher of the Year Program. Members of the public can fill out a simple form to nominate a teacher. Teachers can self-nominate...

Sports

02/16/2018 - 1:14pm
Both Red Lodge teams will play at the 4B District finals in Huntley this week. The Lady Rams will face Shepherd at 2 p.m. on Thursday; the winner will then play Columbus. The boys will also play Shepherd, Thursday at 7:15 p.m. and face Joliet the...

Opinions

02/08/2018 - 10:31am
To the Editor, Thank you Diane and Mary for having the courage to speak out. You probably knew that there would be an attempt to silence you. The rich and the powerful use the lawsuit in their arsenal against free speech because they know that the "...
02/01/2018 - 10:41am
To the Editor,  What is a Mental Health Local Advisory Council (LAC)? From our Toolkit: The LAC, "is a coalition of community members interested in assessing, advocating, planning and strengthening public mental health services in their community."...

Community

02/16/2018 - 1:15pm
February 1919 Laurel Land Grab Stirs Legislature. Laurel’s covetousness of several square miles of Carbon County land created a furor in the State Legislature Monday when the Committee on Townships and Counties reported without recommending a bill...
02/16/2018 - 12:39pm
One- and two-person households are a growing sector in the United States. Sometimes cooking for one or two may seem like it’s not worth the trouble; however, everyone needs a variety of foods to stay healthy. Would you like to sharpen your cooking...

Obituaries

02/16/2018 - 10:09am
Richard W. Griffin, 82, of Belfry passed away on Feb. 8, 2018 at his home. He was born on July 27, 1935. Richard was raised near Peterbrough, New York on a dairy farm. He moved to Colorado where he was a custom home builder. Eventually he moved to...

Upcoming Events

  • Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Meets every Thursday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation, 122 S. Hauser. It is open to all. 425- 1755.
  • Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:00am
    An Overeaters Anonymous group will meet every Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Grace Fellowship Church, Absarokee.
  • Monday, February 26, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 9:30am
    Open 2nd and 4th Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and from 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. 206 N ‘D’ Street. More info 662-1060.

The Carbon County News

Street Address:

11 N. Broadway, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 970, Red Lodge, MT 59068

Phone: 406-446-2222

Fax: 406-446-2225

Toll-Free: 800-735-8843

Open: Monday-Friday, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.