Monthly archive

September, 2014

  • Kurt Norman Brenne, was born in 1927, March 12 in Cleveland, Ohio and died peacefully in his sleep Sept. 19, 2014. As a young boy growing up during the depression he learned how to work hard to reach his full potential. Kurt joined the Army and was assigned to the Military Police under General Hodges. Veteran’s benefits allowed him to...
  • Antique collector extraordinaire Mike Majerus is presently building an olde world Western store façade to a storage unit along Main Street, Bearcreek. The finished building will be accompanied later on by another storage unit disguised as a gas station. Majerus explained that instead of having a simple wooden building he decided to go with...
  • Beartooth Elks Post #534 in Red Lodge hosted candidates for state senate, representative and county sheriff. Running for the Montana Senate District 29 seat are David Howard and Susan “Elli” Elliott. Montana State Representative for House District 58 candidates are Mitzi Vorachek and Seth Berglee. Candidates for Carbon County Sheriff...
  • The recent appearance of the ADA ramps and sidewalks along Main Street, Red Lodge, has caused havoc with public opinion as to what exactly MDOT (Montana Department of Transportation) is doing. One City official, noting the 5-inch height of the ADA corners suggested they were nothing more than “drunk trippers” while other shave...
  • BOYS Team scores -- Red Lodge 50, Laurel 65, Hardin 77, Colstrip 134, Miles City 161, St. Labre 171, Sidney 226. Top 10 -- 1, Tyler Mogan, Lau, 16:17.85; 2, Tyus Mendoza, Colstrip, 16:24.13; 3, Virgial McCormick, StL, 16:52.05; 4, Kryn Dyrenna, RL, 16:56.54; 5, Logan Beck, RL, 17:03.81; 6, Caleb Ware, Har, 17:04.07; 7, Liam Gildehaus, RL, 17:20.5...
  • Photo by Alastair Baker Couples dance as local Red Lodge band, Daniel and the Blonde, play the Bayou Casino and Lounge, Billings, Sept. 11. A packed crowd partied into the late evening hours in this New Orleans setting that also serves up fine steaks and seafood. Daniel and the Blonde are playing one more gig at the Bayou, Sept. 19 from 9 p.m....
  • Photo by Hank Nowak (Above) The Colstrip Colts took command of their encounter with Joliet during the first half and never let the J-Hawks settle. The final score was 51-14 with the Colts going in at half time 25–0 up. Despite a spirited second half fight back from Joliet, Colstrip collected another 27 points to secure the result. Scoring...
  • Photo by Teresa Nelson (Above) Red Lodge Ram #23 Cole Kelly is down after a play ending tackle. Looking on are #66 Brice Dines and #53 Kyle Draper. Starting the season playing two of the top teams in the state, Forsyth and Huntley, gave the Red Lodge Rams some concrete ideas about what needs to be adjusted and worked on. The Rams lost 47-14 to...
  • “Last Saturday night and once again the Lady Rams meet up with the Huntley Project Red Devils,” writes John Hanson. Huntley took the honors, 25-10, 25-23, 25-23. “Game one was a real groaner, we looked flat and played with that same intensity. A game that would be better off forgotten,” he said. Game two and three lived up...