News

05/17/2018 - 12:00am
The Federal elections are coming fast and furious with June 5 marking the Federal Primary Election and Nov. 6 the General Election. With so many candidates in this year’s races, clarification of election procedures is required. All uncontested...

Photo by Don Redfoot

05/17/2018 - 12:00am
Now that Red Lodge hikers and bikers are about, it’s time to remember to keep an eye out for not only bears and moose but mountain lions. In fact, just keep your eyes open anywhere in the area, any time and be aware of where your small...

Sports

Photos by Mikaela Koski

Joliet’s Brett Robinson helped his team to 2nd place in the 1,600m relay.

05/17/2018 - 12:00am
Both Huntley Projects teams swept the other schools aside at the 4B District finals in Laurel last weekend with the boys taking first on 185 points and the girls 167 points. Closing in on the Red Devil boys was a good effort by Joliet, finishing 2nd...

Opinion

05/17/2018 - 10:47am
To the Editor,  I am writing to exhort you to please vet your candidates!!!  I am in support of our current Senator David Howard, district 29. David has always returned every phone call, text or email I have  sent him. I know many others in our...
05/17/2018 - 10:46am
To the Editor,  A few comments on the District 1, (Bridger), County Commissioner candidate Forum at the Bridger Elementary gymnasium, Friday May 4.    The forum consisted of District 1 commissioner candidates Michael Cardoza, Robert “Pits DeArmond,...

Community

05/17/2018 - 12:00am
Courtesy photo The 37th Montana Women's Run held on Mother's Day in Billings inspired four generations of women to join thousands of participants despite the pourng rain. The family pictured above are, left to right, Shirlee Quinn, Danielle...
05/17/2018 - 12:00am
The Shining Mountain Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the Revolution (DAR) installed the following officers at their May 7 meeting in Billings. (Pictured right to left) Regent -- Leslie Boothroyd (Billings); Vice Regent -- Barbara...

Obituaries

05/17/2018 - 12:00am
On Sunday, May 6, 2018, Sheri Louise Coutts, daughter, mother and grandmother, passed away at the age of 59. Sheri was born on March 14, 1959 in Forsyth, Montana, the daughter of Gloria (Olsen) and Virgil Farris. Sheri graduated from Forsyth High...

Upcoming Events

  • Wednesday, May 23, 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.
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:00am
    The Carbon County Historical Society and Museum is presenting a Bison, A Traveling Exhibit from April 19-June 2. Opening times Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 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.
  • Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 10:00am
    The Carbon County Historical Society and Museum is presenting a Bison, A Traveling Exhibit from April 19-June 2. Opening times Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 24, 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, May 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.