03/22/2019 - 12:07pm
There has been some misinformation regarding the City’s website, Facebook, and Google Group postings. As noted on Facebook and Google groups on March 12th, the City’s website is not functioning. Our website is run by City staff, whom have no...
03/21/2019 - 11:27am
It may not feel like boating season yet, but Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, along with boating safety advocates nationwide, are urging boaters to #KeepYourEdge by enrolling in a boating education course this spring.   FWP is participating in...


 Courtesy photo
Summit Volleyball U16 team won the Laurel Shamrockfest last weekend.

03/21/2019 - 11:18am
Summit Volleyball Club’s U16 team won their way through the day on Sunday, March 17 to be the tournament champions at the Laurel Shamrockfest. We were able to produce wins against teams from all over Montana, Wyoming and North Dakota.  Our athletes...


03/21/2019 - 11:08am
To the Editor,   I am one of the original members of the "Performing Artists and Teachers" group who in the early 2000's met and held fundraisers with the aim of establishing a dedicated performing arts space in Red Lodge.  Red Lodge has a strong...
03/21/2019 - 11:07am
To the Editor,   The most equitable solution to the health care crisis in this country is medicare for all. Medicare is in place, prices are researched and fairly set, and it would cost us all less than the outrageous deductibles and premiums we now...


Photo by Betsy Scanlin
Ah, the same refrain for the last 25 years. Is it working? Nevertheless, several (wishing to remain) anonymous Red Lodge Leprechauns were at it again, doing their best to spruce up Broadway before the parade and party at the Elks Beartooth Lodge this past weekend.

03/21/2019 - 12:10pm
03/21/2019 - 12:09pm
February was a cold, snowy month, and it’s fitting that (right) Shay, a 7-year old avid skier, is our Club kid of the month. The second grader was sick last week, so a bit late to collect his award. In addition to skiing (he just placed first in a...


03/21/2019 - 11:08am
Frances Flora Green Hyvonen, passed away peacefully in her sleep, in the early morning hours of March 16, 2019.  She was 93. Frances was born unto Erin Green and Saima Alice Paavola Green on Jan. 6, 1926 in Detroit, Michigan.  She attended Detroit...

Upcoming Events

  • Monday, March 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 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, March 28, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, March 29, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.
  • Monday, April 1, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.

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