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Photo by Ross Gorman

An American Pika enjoys the summer bounty of the Beartooth Mountains.

08/16/2018 - 12:00am
08/16/2018 - 12:00am
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has opened a 15-day comment period for oil and gas lease parcels located in Montana and western North Dakota. The comment period runs through Aug. 24, 2018.  This public comment period is intended to solicit input...

Sports

Courtesy photo Keith Lauver
This year it was the turn of the Red Lodge Rangers U14 team to take home a Montana State Soccer Classic Cup trophy and join the likes of U19 who won it in 2015 and U15 who triumphed in 2016. The U14 defeated Miles City 2-0 in the final, played in Livingston last weekend.
The U14 team, left to right, Justin Moore - Coach, Mya Krise, Mateo Mareno, Remi Desarro, Cully Lauver, Bella Desarro, Azalia Berndt, Jacob Stewart, Lucius Payovich, Aya Moore, Gable Davis, Jared White,  Kit Stewart - Coach
Second row: Colden Peterson, Oliver Johnson, Cedric Trager, Jacob Cope. Third row: Tyler Schrowe. Absent: Abigail Merck, Tara Jensen, Gabe Sager.

06/14/2018 - 12:00am
The Red Lodge Rangers played hard at Montana State Classic Cup this past weekend in Livingston. After tough losses the previous weekend, U14 players were steady and impressive throughout the championship weekend. The team won its first game Miles...

Opinion

08/09/2018 - 11:19am
To the Editor,        I am responding to several past letters about the 2018 election and those running. I would suggest that everyone get on the computer and check "facts" before writing "Fake News" information. One writer suggested Anna Drew "...
08/09/2018 - 12:00am
To the Editor, Kudos to Police Chief Wells and the Red Lodge Police Department for “keeping the peace” during the Beartooth Rally. I work in a little shop in downtown Red Lodge. I also live here. Although the bikers do get a bit loud...

Community

08/16/2018 - 12:00am
Summer may not be the time of year to think about quilts, but it is time to think about entering quilts in the Yellowstone Quilt Fest. You are invited to enter older, new or vintage quilts for the public to enjoy. Entry information and forms are...
08/16/2018 - 12:00am
A legal documents clinic will be coming to the Red Lodge Senior Center in Red Lodge, 207 Villard Ave S., Thursday, Aug. 23 from 9 a.m. - 4: p.m. Are you prepared for the future? If something were to happen to you, do you have the documents in place...

Obituaries

08/16/2018 - 12:00am
Elaine Stutz Higgins-Homewood,  89, of Red Lodge, passed away on Aug. 8, 2018 after 14 years living with dementia. Elaine was born in the Bronx, New York City, May 8, 1929 to William and Katherine (Meier) Stutz. She received a Bachelor of Science...

Upcoming Events

  • Monday, August 20, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 23, 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, August 23, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 10:00am
    An Overeaters Anonymous group will meet every Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Grace Fellowship Church, Absarokee.
  • Monday, August 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 30, 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.

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