Operation Second Chance (OSC) ended an active 2015 by bringing in four young, wounded veterans to participate in a hunt recently. The retreat took place in Fishtail and the Stillwater Valley. Hank Tuell, co-founder and board member said, “Each year, we bring in four young men. The Absarokee Community Foundation gives us a grant to run the...
The Red Lodge Area Chamber of Commerce 2015 Best Dressed Window Contest results were as follows:
1st Place Berkshire Hathaway /Floberg Real Estate
2nd Place Silver Run Veterinary Clinic
3rd Place Scanlin...
Christmas Day at Red Lodge Mountain started out cold but warmed up some by afternoon as the sun broke through the scant cloud cover. But it was still cold enough to leave chairlift riders wondering about the mittens and gloves dropped onto the snow below – one more than halfway up the Grizzly Chair.
The ski area reported 24 inches of...
I’m wondering if I might have a slight case of accelerated decrepitude.
At first I thought it was probably the two weeks putting up the Christmas decorations at our house that had done me in for the season but then Star Wars 7 comes stinging by and makes you stop and think. I remember going to the very first one, ‘A New Hope’, at...
Frances Marguerite (Scranton Parrish) Fergason, 94, died Dec. 22, 2015. She is survived by her son, David Parrish, and daughters, Marguerite Henry, and Patty Vaughan, six grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
Cremation has occurred. A private family memorial will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent...
Joe Bradshaw, 80, passed away Dec. 23, 2015 in Red Lodge.
We gather here to say good-by to this old cowboy, a man that was more comfortable around cattle and horses than he was with people. But everyone he met enjoyed listening to his stories about his time working with cattle or horses and Bronc riding at the rodeo. He had a number of jobs in his...
Mary Hash O'Shea died Dec. 17 after a long illness. Mary was born March 13, 1929, in Red Lodge. She grew up in the Luther area and graduated from Red Lodge High School.
On Sept. 24, 1947, she married the love of her life, Jim O'Shea. They ranched in Luther until his death in 1990. Mary continued to live and work on the ranch until her...
Born: July 28, 1940
Died Dec. 3, 2015
Parents Gene and Violet Wilson (Deceased)
Father of five children, Ray Anna Wilson (Deceased) and survived by his four children Dawnna, Gene, Tami and Harvey
Sisters: Mary Jane Brazelton of Powell, Connie Lee Wilson of Billings and Debbie Wilson (Deceased)
Five Grand Children
Dad was born in Red Lodge and...