07/16/2019 - 9:15am
The bridge connecting Main Street and the Joliet Fromberg Road in Joliet is now open. It was closed yesterday because of a sinkhole at the bridge abutment.  The hole measures 15x5 feet and is 4 feet in depth.  The county temporarily repaired the...
07/11/2019 - 12:18pm
  On Wednesday, July 10, Thomas Schifferns was sentenced in Carbon County District Court for the Intentional Homicide, a felony, of James “Jimmy” McGregor. District Court Judge Matthew Wald sentenced Schifferns to life without parole restrictions...


NHSACA photo
Robin Smith at the NHSACA banquet.

07/03/2019 - 11:23am
Robin Smith, long-time assistant coach at Bridger, was named NHSACA’s 2019 Girls’ Assistant Coach of the Year. Don Olsen, MCA Executive Director, made the announcement at the National High School Athletic Coaches (NHSACA) annual convention in...


07/11/2019 - 11:08am
To the Editor, Red Lodge has a new attraction, and it's on South Haggin. People from near and far drive up and down the two hundred block and alley to get a close look. They say “What is it?” and “Who allowed this to happen?” and “Why does it have...
06/27/2019 - 11:09am
To the Editor, What a beautiful and stirring sight to see the dog tags and crosses with flags displayed in front of the hospital courtesy of the Rotary Club who undertook this and continue this lovely, patriotic tribute.    A Proud American, Jeanne...


07/11/2019 - 11:25am
Photos by Alastair Baker (Upper Right) Lucky Homewood receives his Grand Marshal buckle from 4th of July Parade director Glory Mahan at the Civic Center parking lot July 2.  Homewood ranches in Frannie, Wyoming, and has been participating in the Red...

Photos by Karen Kinser

07/11/2019 - 11:22am


07/11/2019 - 11:13am
A Celebration of Life for Allen R. Speed will take place Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. at East Rosebud Lake Lodge. 

Upcoming Events

  • Friday, July 19, 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, July 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, July 23, 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, July 25, 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, July 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, July 26, 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.

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.