Monthly archive

May, 2015

  • To the Editor, I cannot express enough gratitude to those who contributed to the alchemy at this year’s Rocky Mountain Chefs Invitational. Last Saturday night, the spirit, the heart, and the generosity that came together to support the Boys & Girls Club was indescribable. I am grateful to our party-goers for their genuine soul and...
  •  The proposed Palisade Borrow quarry issue is off to a rocky start. Gwen Williams, a Palisades Basin West resident near the proposed site, expressed concern about the proposed quarry for the Highway 78 project to be built by Riverside Contracting, Inc. (Riverside). Williams said, “There are two others quarries within 2.5 miles but this...
  • On Tuesday, May 19, the Red Lodge Senior Center was all abuzz about former Navy Pilot Captain Kenneth B. Lake who was celebrating his 92nd birthday there. Lake, a World War II fighter pilot Ace from Red Lodge, was headed out to Washington, D.C.   "We're so excited and honored that a member of our Red Lodge seniors is getting...
  • The family of Donna S. Teini would like to invite all of her friends to attend a memorial service at the Red Lodge Cemetery at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 23. She was born Aug. 13, 1928 and passed away Nov. 30, 2014. Donna will be laid to rest next to John, her husband of 54 years. Lunch will be served following the service at the Red Lodge Senior...
  • Ronald “Lars” Stene, 63 passed away in his home after a courageous battle with Multiple Sclerosis. Born to Melvin and Lillian (Riden) Stene, in Joliet, Lars served in the United States military and then resided in Joliet as a cabinetmaker. Along with his wife, Virginia, of nearly 31 years, Lars is survived by his five sons, Timothy (...
  • Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Saturday May 16 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Red Lodge. Visitation will be hour prior to service at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Graveside service immediately following the service at Red Lodge Cemetery. Smith-Olcott Funeral Chapel is assisting with arrangements.
  • A haven for musicians has appeared west of Red Lodge. Called Music Ranch Radio; this Internet station, run by local musician Jimmy Kujala, started primarily as an outlet for independent artists to promote their music. Kujala goes so far as to invite unsigned bands across the United States to send him tapes of their work that he will play on the...
  • Stronger leadership, a more secure policy platform and a committed move to include constitutional conservatives were the rallying cries from Republican State Party Chairman candidate, Dan Happel of Madison County at last weekend’s Lincoln/Reagan Dinner. Happel spoke before 60 Republican supporters at the Red Lodge Elk’s Club with a...
  • To the Editor, Mere words of thanks are inadequate to convey my gratitude for the support I received from our community during the recent Mayor’s Appreciation event hosted by the Beartooth Elks Lodge. It was a very special evening and is something I will remember forever.   Red Lodge is an exceptional place in many ways. The time,...