02/14/2019 - 10:32am
The United States Senate has voted to advance S. 47, the Natural Resources Management Act. Important to Montana, the bipartisan legislation would restore the Land and Water Conservation Fund and enact a mineral withdrawal to prevent new mining...
02/14/2019 - 10:27am
Happy Valentine's Day!!! Following are the events scheduled at the Bridger Senior Center for the remainder of February: 19) Silver Nickel Jukebox Band at 11 a.m. 21) Board meeting at 10 a.m.  All members welcome 27) Foot Clinic at 1 p.m. 28)BINGO...


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Korbyn Barent wrestles with an opponent at the Sheridan Shoot Out Tournament.

02/14/2019 - 11:16am
The Carbon County Wrestling Club took part in the Sheridan Shoot Out Tournament in Wyoming, recently.  The club took 11 wrestlers and 10 placed. Results as follows: Braxton Barent 2nd place; Korbyn Barent 3rd place; Ryan Pihl 2nd Place; Skylar Kapor...


02/14/2019 - 10:28am
To the Editor, The City of Red Lodge is continuing to push forward on the Haggin water main project and work is projected to start as soon as the weather allows.  The project was identified in the City’s 2014 Capital Improvements Plan and has since...
02/07/2019 - 12:17pm
To the Editor, Absolutely crazy that the Left is bringing Virginia Governor Ralph Northam down for donning insensitive costumes in 1984, and not for his unfettered and criminal position that reproductive liberty and abortion at any stage are...


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Girl Scout Troop 2230 met this past Monday to “Take Action” against the issues of plastic.  They’ll be putting up their posters in public places the next week to remind people to reduce use or reuse plastic if they must use it.  

02/14/2019 - 11:20am
02/14/2019 - 11:19am
(Right) Daphne has been attending Club for three years, and is just as excited about her favorite programs today as she was when she first started coming to Club as a Kindergartener. Her enthusiasm and positive attitude makes her stand out – she has...


02/14/2019 - 10:25am
On Feb. 3, 2019, David Rattin, 71, of Red Lodge passed away peacefully in his sleep.  He loved the outdoors, bowling, Red Lodge and its people.  Dave may have been seen by many on any day having coffee with his buddies at the Town Pump.  Family and...

Upcoming Events

  • Thursday, February 21, 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, February 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, February 22, 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, February 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 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.
  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 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

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11 N. Broadway, Red Lodge, MT 59068

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Phone: 406-446-2222

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