Monthly archive

July, 2015

  • To the Editor, The #1 treatment for trauma across the United States is prevention. Beartooth Billings Clinic is a Critical Access Hospital and a certified Montana Trauma Receiving Facility. On behalf of our local trauma system, Beartooth Billings Clinic Trauma Services supports the efforts of our fellow Trauma coordinator, John Bleicher, from St....
  • 51st Bridger Youth Rodeo results SENIOR GIRLS ALL AROUND: DANICA HOPPMAN    SENIOR GIRLS BARREL RACE 1STKRISSY VANDERVORT 2NDDANICA HOPPMAN 3RDSHAYLE HILDEBRAND 4THCAYLE KREMER 5THBELLA FOSSUM 6THSIERRA BELVIN   SENIOR GIRLS POLE BENDING 1STDANICA HOPPMAN 2NDBELLA FOSSUM 3RDJALISA KLASSEN 4THFALLON PELICAN...
  • If you think there are more grizzly bear sightings around Bearcreek and Red Lodge you are correct. “Yellowstone (National Park or YNP) is saturated,” said Shawn Stewart, a Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks biologist based in Red Lodge. As a result, they are spreading north, south and east out of the park. What might be unexpected is the...
  •  Not only were hamburgers grilling all over town, but tourists and visiting friends and families were bringing the bacon to the businesses of Red Lodge on July Fourth weekend. “The new roundabout worked perfectly,” said one local man. Traffic seemed to be nonstop but flowing smoothly through this first run of the unpaved circle...
  • Albert Andrew Graham “Papa” was born in Billings to Irene (Bomar) Graham and Elmer Graham. Albert lived in Lockwood where he worked at the Sugar Beet Factory, worked for several years setting homes and driving truck out on the road for Kober Homes, as well as Empire Sand and Gravel. Later he moved to Fromberg where he purchased a small...
  • In this episode, we look at the tools-of-the-trade for planetary exploration. So, when you arrive at Pluto and open your small, light, carry-on bag (on Voyager, it was a steamer trunk), what’s in there? Recall the first two science objectives from Episode 3. They were to map the surface geology and morphology, and map the surface composition...
  •  Well done to the U.S. Women’s soccer team for picking up their third World Cup trophy in seven tournaments spanning 24 years. It is an impressive record in itself and is cemented by the team being runners-up in 2011 and finishing 3rd in 1995, 2003 and 2007. It means that the U.S. team has finished in the top 3 since its inception. No...
  • To the Editor, On behalf of the entire staff of Beartooth Billings Clinic, I’d like to say thank you to the Red Lodge Home of Champions Rodeo Board of Directors, volunteers and Parade Committee.  Your tireless work throughout the year--year after year--brings such a wonderful event to our community.  Congratulations on your many...
  • To the Editor, The Home of Champions Rodeo committee would like to thank all in the community that worked so hard to help us make our 86th rodeo the best in the west. Whether you are a sponsor, or one of the many volunteers that put in time at the gates, concession stands, ticket booth, medical volunteers, or parades, we could not make it happen...