Monthly archive

June, 2015

  • Friends and family will gather for a spring celebration of life for Sidne O. at the Edgar Gruel Building, Red Lodge Fairgrounds, June 27 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. A true friend of recovery. For questions please call (406) 671-3377.
  • Norman Lee Dewell passed away on June 8, 2015 at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, following a brief illness. Norman was born on Dec. 29, 1934 in Joliet, to Robert and Ella (Strong) Dewell. He was the youngest of seven children. He attended school in Joliet, graduating in 1952. He was a United States Air Force B-47 crewmember in Strategic Air...
  • Norman Lee Dewell passed away on June 8, 2015 at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, following a brief illness. Norman was born on Dec. 29, 1934 in Joliet, to Robert and Ella (Strong) Dewell. He was the youngest of seven children. He attended school in Joliet, graduating in 1952. He was a United States Air Force B-47 crewmember in Strategic Air...
  • People flocked to opening night, June 6, of the 52nd Red Lodge Music Festival. This first night was a Faculty Recital held at the Civic Center. The performance was dedicated to the memory of Robert Moran, a man devoted to the cultural development of the town, who passed away in 2013. Weather cooperated with the early evening performance. All was...
  •  Since being sworn in as Red Lodge Police Chief last June, Steven Hibler has begun a revolution towards reshaping how the department works and how the public perceives it. To this effort Chief Hibler has just released a Strategic Policing Plan to help implement his goals towards community policing and explain its principals. “When I...
  • A ‘Gay Parisian’ time was had by all at the 20th Annual Beartooth Ball at the Rock Creek Resort last weekend. There were plenty of Breton sailors, a walking French dressing, a mad French chef, as well as Degas with his model, and Paris Hilton complete with dog in purse. The event proved to be a huge success towards their fundraising...
  • Jamie Lynn and Zach Brackett announce the birth of a baby girl Faye Cynthia Lynn Brackett, born May 23. Faye is the granddaughter of Danny and Peggy Lynn, Red Lodge, and Dave and Cindy Brackett of Jackson Hole, Wyo.
  • What a nail-biter this was. With the clock winding down to the 90th minute and Red Lodge encamped around the Miles City penalty area bombarding it with everything they had, it brought back memories of England’s dominatingly desperate effort against Poland in a 1973 World Cup qualifier. Were Rangers going to get the goal they so richly...
  • In the early 1900s, an American astronomer, Percival Lowell, proposed a search for what he called “Planet X”, a planet beyond Neptune. He had applied methodology similar to Le Verrier and Adams and had a specific section of sky in mind. Lowell died in 1916, but the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, built a 13-inch refractor...
  • To the Editor, 49 of 50. The “treasure state's” GDP has dropped to 49th among the 50 states. 49 of 50 is next to last. Montana’s per capita income also ranks 49th of 50. Veto-happy democrat governors since 2004, along with democrat-heavy, obstructionist land boards, have given Montana an economy that cannot hold a numeric...