Monthly archive

December, 2014

  • With limitless imagination and a fine eye for detail, Lichen Productions of Red Lodge are making a name for themselves with artistic and eye-catching content for companies looking to advertise their wares. Just recently the Montana-based video production company made an advertisement for an American made fleece designed by Roscoe Outdoor that is...
  • On Monday, Dec. 15, the Carbon County Commissioners took the first step towards citizen initiated zoning in the Belfry area by unanimously approving their intent to create a citizen-initiated zone. Petitioners believe it will protect included landowners from unchecked oil and gas development. The Commissioners found that the zone is “in the...
  • Woohoo!! The Community Foundation is one of the 51 winners sharing $500,000 in the sixth annual Tom’s of Maine “50 States for Good” community giving program! We’ve received $10,000 to continue our mission of connecting people and building community. “Doing things in exciting, new and progressive ways really paid off...
  • Ro s c o e Outdo o r, makers of high performance and comfortable outerwear, are close to their Kickstarter goal for funding their spring/ summer line for 2015. To date they have 86 backers pledging of $11,195 of the $18,000 needed with 12 days to go before the deadline to pledge ends Dec. 29. If the amount is not met, then the money goes back to...
  • To the Editor, The seventh annual Christmas Kids Shoppe has concluded for 2014. The turnout was great: 270 children selected 1,343 free gifts which were wrapped, tagged and bagged and carried to their homes and put under Christmas trees. Messiah Lutheran thanks the generous business people who donated goods and merchandise and the grandparents who...
  • To the Editor, The 2014 Blade Parade was a great success! The weather was cooperative so Bladers were able to participate rather than being out pushing snow. The City and County had a Snow Party so Broadway was clear from curb to curb making it easy strolling for everyone. Once again Jodi Moore agreed to be the Judge for the parade and as always...
  • Dale Lee Webb, 65, loving son, brother, uncle and cousin went to be with his beloved mother, Marian Jones Webb, and sister, Sharon Kay Webb, on Dec. 12, 2014. Dale was a Disabled Veteran. He was born on Feb. 24, 1949 in Belfry and was a lifetime resident. Dale spent four years in the Marine Corp. He was heavily involved in the American Legion and...
  • State livestock officials reported Monday that they’ve found the disease brucellosis in another Montana cattle herd, marking the second case to be announced in less than two weeks. The Department of Livestock said that the cow from a herd in Carbon County tested positive for the disease after cultures taken from the animal was sent to the...
  • Carbon County Sheriff Tom Rieger gets a chuckle from a slide show depicting his long career in law enforcement at a retirement party held in his honor at the Beartooth Elks Lodge, Dec. 13. Rieger, who has been in law enforcement for over 43 years, thanked those in attendance and especially his team of deputies who were called up to stand beside...