Monthly archive

August, 2014

  • On Aug. 18 the Joliet Town Council is meeting to approve a $20 sewer rate increase that the council is split over. If you wish to also voice your concern you need to come to the meeting. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. Arlette J. Jullien Joilet
  • I have been proud to serve on the Domestic and Sexual Violence Services (DSVS) Board of Directors for 5 years and as chair for the past 1½ years. It is an honor and satisfying pleasure to support the important work being done by the staff and volunteers of this vital organization. We strive to meet the needs of an underserved and under-...
  • A truck driver arrested at a border crossing between North Dakota and Canada appeared in federal court Tuesday on allegations he possessed thousands of images of child pornography that was downloaded at various truck and rest stops. Garold Miller, of Bridger, is charged in federal court with transporting child pornography using interstate commerce...
  • The 1st reading of the 2014 Zoning Regulations, passed on Tuesday by the Red Lodge City Council, has a very favorable view towards supporting the need for parking in the town and at the same time help the Public Works Department deal with storing large amounts of snow. De s p i t e o b j e c t i ons voiced by Susan Foisy at the final public...
  •  A Wyoming man accused of stealing more than 550 pounds of explosives from a U.S. Forest Service bunker near Red Lodge is seeking to plead guilty to a federal criminal indictment, according to court documents. Thirty-three-year-old Budd James Nesius of Wheatland was ordered to appear in U.S. District Court in Billings on Thursday for a change...
  • The Parks Board will be holding a Special Meeting, Aug. 13 to discuss and request funding for specific items for its budget. The meeting will be held in the City Council chambers at 4 p.m.
  • The following is the link to the agenda and supporting information for the Council meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Click on the item for detailed information. http://cityofredlodge.net/?p=457
  • The City of Red Lodge is in the process of adopting updated zoning regulations. The Planning Board has been working on revisions to the regulations since late in 2013. The City Council will hold a public hearing on the proposed regulations on Tuesday August 12th at 6:00 pm in the City Council Chambers at City Hall. All are encouraged to attend and...
  • George Farias, 80, of Billings, died on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 at the St. John’s Lutheran Home after a long illness. Born May 17, 1934 on the family farm on Bluewater Creek north of Fromberg, he was the son of Antone Farias and Marie Kujath Farias. He married Mary Ann Webber on June 7, 1957 in Fromberg. He owned and operated his family...