Monthly archive

March, 2014

  •             Photo by Lizzie Blumenthal To expose students to the many facets of the performing arts, Erik Heuchert and Jayson James of Missoula Children's Theatre production crew visited...
  • American Title & Escrow of Carbon County has been recognized as a Distinguished Agent by their underwriter, First American Title Insurance Company. The award is in recognition of timeliness on file completion, commendable audit findings and procedural practices in title examination and escrow closings. Michelle Kroll is the Branch Manager of...
  •  Since Mayor Ed Williams has taken office, he has made it a point to continue to provide the community with updates on the various improvement projects and plans for Red Lodge. At the monthly “Coffee with the Mayor” at Honey’s Cafe, March 20, which occurs every third Thursday from 9 a.m.to 11 a.m., Williams addressed issues...
  • On Tuesday evening, March 25, after an earlier City Open House with the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) on proposed summer road construction, council members gathered at City Hall. MDT was present along with the state’s contractor for the project, Goran LLC. MDT gave a presentation. MDT Division Administrator Stephan Streeter said...
  • At the Red Lodge School Board meeting, March 19, High School Principal, Rex Ternan presented to the board a recent outline of staff concerns/trends of students, along with possible solutions and school positives. With e-cigarettes increasing popularity, Ternan has started to see a problem with its use on campus and at school sponsored events/...
  • FROMBERG – Jack Charles Bothman, 80, of Fromberg, died Sunday, March 23, 2014 at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 29 at the Bridger United Methodist Church. Interment will be in the Bridger Cemetery. Smith-Olcott Funeral chapel of Red Lodge is in charge of arrangements.
  • RED LODGE – George R. Klepich, 88, lifelong resident of Red Lodge died on Friday morning, March 21, 2014 at Cedar Wood Healthcare Community. At George’s request cremation will take place and his ashes will be scattered in the Beartooths. No services will be held. Smith-Olcott Funeral Chapel of Red Lodge has assisted with the...
  • RED LODGE - Joseph R. Pendick, former Red Lodge City Fire Chief, a master musician, and community volunteer, died February 2, 2014, in Red Lodge at age 91. Born April 19, 1922, he was the son of Joseph and Marie Werholtz Selak Podkonjak, who were among the settlors who arrived in Red Lodge in the early 1900's to work the coal mines. A life-...
  • City of Red Lodge contemplates fire department merger By Eleanor Guerrero CCN Senior Reporter Red Lodge Mayor Ed Williams is in favor of merging the town’s fire department with the Rural Fire District fire department. He said it makes sense. “It’s financially advantageous to both entities.” Both are located in the building...
  •   The City of Red Lodge Open House was jumping with standing room only on Tuesday, March 25, 2-5 p.m., as local business owners and residents poured into City Hall for the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT)’s the summer road construction presentation. MDT’s Division Administrator, Stefan Streeter opened the discussion. MDT...