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November, 2014

  • Abigail Marie Coburn, Ridgefield, Wash., and Martin Daniel Rogers, Joliet, are to marry July 4, 2015 at Glacier National Park. Coburn’s parents are Dave and Diana Coburn, Ridgefield, Wash. Rogers’ parents are Patrick and Mary Roger from Joliet, but reside in Billings. Coburn and Rogers are law students. Coburn attended Carroll College...
  • I am writing this on Halloween day. We still observe it and celebrate it in an odd way fifteen hundred years after Christianity disposed of it. This is part of our culture and culture appears to be stubborn and long lasting. Few people believe in witches, goblins, and the walking dead or that the doors of the dead open on this night and the dead...
  • I am writing this on Halloween day. We still observe it and celebrate it in an odd way fifteen hundred years after Christianity disposed of it. This is part of our culture and culture appears to be stubborn and long lasting. Few people believe in witches, goblins, and the walking dead or that the doors of the dead open on this night and the dead...
  • To the Editor,   I watched with amazement at the cavalier way Mr. Obama addressed the nation after the huge defeat of democratic candidates the day after the 2014 elections. I observed his comments [to the newly elected Congress] akin to bring me a rock [a rock I like] and we can work together [a narcissistic statement]. His obvious lack of...
  • Rams eleminate Shelby in straight sets  25-7, 25-14, 25-22. Rams now face Choteau at 4 p.m.
  • A new Montana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) water report reveals that the majority of Montana's major lakes, rivers and streams cannot fully support fish and other "aquatic (water) life."   State samples from more than 22,000 miles of streams and 518,000 acres of lakes show that more than 70 percent do not...
  • On Thursday, Nov. 5, a memorial garden next to Red Lodge City Hall was created in tribute to longtime resident, Bob Moran. Moran passed a year ago on Nov. 10, 2013. A group of friends and supporters endured a cold blasting wind for the dedication, standing near the garden located on the east side of the building. The memorial was made possible...
  • To the Editor, I want to thank Emily Bertino, the Yellowstone Wildlife Sanctuary, the Board of Directors, the Volunteers and all the people and businesses that donated to this event. It was a great evening! I was very honored to be asked to come back for the Feast. It was great seeing old friends and supporters, and the animals. The Sanctuary is...
  • To the Editor, A little over a month and a half ago with little notice or pause for reflection, the Red Lodge community lost a great woman. I am talking of course of Norma Knisely Jarvi. For over 60 years she served the community first as a reporter, and later for the Montana Department of Revenue’s Appraiser’s Office. She came to Red...