Monthly archive

June, 2015

  • There will be a celebration of Sidne (Henderson) Overturf’s life, June 27, from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the Red Lodge Fairgrounds (Edgar Gruel Building).
  • Father Denis Keane, former priest of St. Agnes parish in Red Lodge, passed peacefully with his family around him on Tuesday, 6.p.m., June 23, at his family home in County Galway, Ireland, after a long illness. He was 77. Keane was born in Galway on Feb. 5, 1938. “We were blessed to have him as long as we did,” said Grace Maxwell, who...
  • In the late afternoon of June 18, 2015, and with Mack's family by his side, the Lord said, "Mack, put that hammer down, grab your fishing pole and come with me my son. Mack was born on June 15, l940, in Detroit, Michigan, to Emma and Linzy McCrocklin. He served in the U.S. Navy from October 1957 and was honorably discharged in November, l959. Mack...
  • Geraldine Nussbaum Barrett spent 63 adventurous years with the great love of her life, husband John. At age 95, Gerry re-joined John this past Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, 2015, surrounded by family in her home in Las Vegas, Nevada. Zelma Geraldine Nussbaum was born in New Haven, Connecticut on Oct. 27, 1919 to Joseph Nussbaum and Esther Goldstein...
  • What does it take to be an artist? Vision? Imagination? Most certainly a steady hand. Well, Bill Rains has it all and then some. Considered a premiere artist in Montana and else where, Bill is well known for his bronze statues and multi-medium paintings. He was commissioned to do bronze statues of 10 legendary, male, country performers including...
  • Proposals that the Draper and Palisades Borrow Pits would quarry dirt for the Montana Dept. of Trans. (MDOT) Highway 78 Red Lodge North project were outline at two meetings last week by Chris Cronin, DEQ Program Supervisor, and Kim Corcoran, DEQ Environmental Specialist. “I understand there are some pretty sharp bends in this county,”...
  • Joliet Town Council voted to accept a draft proposal put forward by the Carbon County Sheriff’s Office to help support the town’s police department. They voted to “try it out for a year”. The proposal carries a 90-day review process. The interlocal agreement is not finalized explained Joliet Police Officer Bob Reed and will...
  • A two-vehicle collision occurred at the junction of 19th and S. Adams Ave., at approximately 5 p.m. this Friday evening. The occupant of a grey Toyota was taken to Billings Clinic Hospital according to emergency personnel at the scene. Eye witnesses say that a blue Suburban traveling south on Adams Ave., “tried to stop” at the stop...