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Monthly archive

February, 2017

  • Scott Doyle Taylor, 50, died Feb. 13, 2017. He was born Dec. 31, 1967. He lived in Fromberg, Montana. Memorial will be at a later date, Cloyd Funeral Home & Cremation are in charge of proceedings.
  • To the voters and taxpayers of Carbon County, The 2016 Federal General Election cycle was an intensive process for both voters and election offices. After two and a half years of social media, news and campaign ads, voters were ready to cast their ballot on Nov. 8. The Nov. 8 Federal General Election was unprecedented in many ways: historic...
  • To the Editor, Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) is a proposed program that funds energy efficiency, renewable energy and water conservation upgrades to existing buildings with private capital. For Montanans to take advantage of this option, the state legislature must approve it.  33 states across the nation have already done this,...
  • Rod Jensen, Chair of Lower Valley Energy (LVE), which manages Beartooth Electric Cooperative, Inc. (BEC) while BEC searches for another manager, continues to give his unofficial perspective on the future of energy cooperatives. Jensen said he is against subsidies of any kind to members because it creates “a warped market.” He said he...
  • The Joliet J-Hawks conquered all before them to take the 6 B District Trophy in Red Lodge last week. The J-Hawks defeated a feisty Roundup Panthers 47 – 35 after trailing at the half 15-11. This was just the calm before the storm as a pile up of points from the J-Hawks totally stunned the Panthers who were left limping by the end. Everything...
  • Entrepreneur Elon Musk predicts there will be a full home service energy battery invented in 5-10 years. He notes there will be terrific opportunities for utilities but some write about it “terrifying utilities.” We asked Rod Jensen, Board Chair of Lower Valley Electric (LVE), the current management company for local Beartooth electric...
  • The USFS Record of Decisions for the Greater Red Lodge Vegetation and Habitat Management and Nichols Creek Road Reconstruction (GRLA plan) project for the Custer-Gallatin National Forests was recently held up by court injunction due to a lack of consideration of the latest lynx data. Alliance for the Rockies had filed the lawsuit challenging the...
  • To the Editor,   An open letter to Montana’s Congressional Delegation, On Jan. 27 President Trump issued an executive order that suspended entry into the United States by aliens from seven Muslim-majority countries: Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Iran, Somalia, Libya, and Yemen. The order also blocked Syrian refugees from entering the U.S. until...
  • To the Editor, We are just a few weeks into the Trump administration, but already it has become painfully clear that Senator Steve Daines is a rubber stamp for Donald Trump’s agenda, rather than an independent Senator committed to representing the people of Montana. On 14 significant Senate votes, including 10 for Trump nominees, Daines has...