Monthly archive

March, 2014

  • 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...