Rodeo is part of Red Lodge but it had its start in the blood and grit of every early cowboy and cowgirl who gave his or her all to make the sport. “Fifty years ago this November 11” said Jim Ransdell, who grew up and lives in Red Lodge, “I lost one of my childhood heroes. Bill Linderman was the original King of the Cowboys, the...
To the Editor,
Re: Group 2-01-2016 Commercial Development Permit
In regards to the proposed development of a gravel extraction mine to be built within 500 feet of my and my son’s homes, I stand in protest. The highway will be within 45 feet of my property, which will create problems for our homes. It is hard to understand how good planning...
Lilia Madeline Blosser, 78, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, at Saint John's Nursing Home surrounded by close friends and caregivers. She was born March 1, 1939, at Billings, to Guy and Luverne Blosser. She was a long time resident of Red Lodge. Services will be Friday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m. at Olcott Funeral...
Joey Poehler, native of Minnesota and part-time resident of Red Lodge for many years, passed away at the age of 85 on Oct. 24, 2016 in Minneapolis. She graduated from U of MN in ’52 (Education).
She began her career as a travel agent at AAA in Minneapolis and married K.C. Poehler in 1955, her lifelong partner for 55 years. Soon after, they...
The world received a beautiful gift on Oct. 15, 1932, the day Barbara LaVonne Orelup was born in Jordan, Montana. Shortly after, her parents, Floyd and Fern Orelup, moved to Lame Deer, Montana, where she attended school and then graduated from Colstrip High School.
She received her teaching degree in Elementary Education at Eastern Montana...
A memorial service will be held Nov. 5 at 2 p.m. at the Roberts Fire Hall for George Martin Brennan, 38, went home to the Lord on Oct. 13, 2016 at his home in Kalispell, Montana. He was born Dec. 12, 1977.
He is survived by his 3 children, Darlene Morrison, Meadow Brennan and Virgil Brennan, his parents Thomas and Peggy (Moran) Brennan, Roberts;...
Ralph E. Heare passed away Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016 after 95 years of country living in his beloved Montana.
Born on July 8, 1921 to John Van and Ethel Farley Heare, he was raised on the family ranch in Luther, Montana and graduated from Red Lodge High School. Ralph worked for a short time as a logger in Oregon when his family leased their ranch...
While the adult world endured a long and tumultuous Presidential election campaign, students at Roberts High School where enduring something far more calmer: voting for the best book in their library.
The idea to run an alternative campaign with the students came from the school librarian Myrna Lastusky.
“We started out by talking about...
Unofficial 2016 Election results Carbon County
President and Vice President Trump/Pence (Rep) 3,729
Clinton/Kaine (Dem) 1,824
Ryan Zinke (Rep) 3,739
Denise Juneau (Dem) 2,149
Gov and Lt.Gov
Gianforte/Robinson (Rep) 3,130
Bullock/Cooney (Dem) 2,763
Sec. of State
Corey Stapleton (Rep) 3,767
Monica J. Lindeen (Dem) 2,071
Tim Fox (Rep...