News

09/13/2018 - 12:01pm
Carbon County Republican Women (CCRW) met for lunch Wednesday, September 5, 2018, 11 a.m., at Fort Rockvale Restaurant, with MT GOP Regional Field Director, Eastern Montana GOP, Raymond Porter who mans the Billings MTGOP Victory office. Ray...
09/13/2018 - 11:49am
Join the City and Parks Board members at Rotary Park on September 30th, 1:00 p.m., to plant some small quaking aspen trees.   Bring your shovel and/or mattock if you can.   There will be plenty of ways to help and many hands make it much more fun...

Sports

Courtesy photo
Kyelynn Coombe tips the ball over the net during the Joliet-Columbus game Sept. 6

09/13/2018 - 12:00pm
By Colette Webber Special to the News   This past week Joliet J-Hawk volleyball had 3 games.  They won all three games in 3 sets. 9-4-18  Joliet vs Big Timber in Big Timber Won in 3 -25-10, 25-13, 25-18 Kills-31  Joelle Luoma-12, Makenna Bushman-11...

Opinion

09/13/2018 - 11:47am
To the Editor,   For the last several years Anna Drew has woven herself into the fabric of Red Lodge. She has served on City Council, the City Parks Board, and as an active Rotarian giving back to the community. I met her four years ago when she...
09/13/2018 - 11:47am
To the Editor,   Carbon County is getting ready to determine how our County is going to be run and maintained on Nov. 6.  Over the last several years we have ended up with 3 non elected commissioners - with 2 out of the 3 being appointed by non...

Community

Photo by Eleanor Guerrero
Gary Robson gives a tour of the big, bright new structure for the cranes and buzzards underway at Yellowstone Wildlife Sanctuary. The birds will have their own skylight-and a big window to view the visitors who might consider it’s the birds on display not the humans.

09/13/2018 - 1:07pm
The cranes won’t have to crane their necks anymore to see the sun. Instead of being kept in a big barn this winter the Yellowstone Wildlife Sanctuary (YWS) is building them a new spacious enclosures filled with skylights. They will share this...
09/13/2018 - 12:16pm
Reading is the key to success. Many teachers will tell you this. Alyson Green, Director of the Joliet Public Library wants to inform residents of Carbon County that there are not just the local libraries at their disposal. She has been invested some...

Obituaries

09/13/2018 - 11:23am
Babe, 100 years old, was born to Scottish immigrants Margaret and William Marshall on April 23, 1918 in Boulder, Montana.  Her mother was a beloved Red Lodge figure who headed up the Scottish Day of the Festival of Nations and nurtured her eight...

Upcoming Events

  • Thursday, September 20, 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, September 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 10:00am
    An Overeaters Anonymous group will meet every Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Grace Fellowship Church, Absarokee.
  • Monday, September 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 27, 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, September 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.

The Carbon County News

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