Monthly archive

December, 2014

  •  There are a lot of memories that Dick Hatfield recalls about his service as the First U.S. Wilderness Ranger in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness. He remembers a lot of trips around the Beartooth region guiding hikers for special treks, unusual assignments and of course, the wildlife encounters. On Aug. 2, 1966, he was asked to take a few...
  • To the Editor, The Carbon/Stillwater Tobacco Prevention Program, Beartooth Billings Clinic, and the Beartooth Recreational Trails Association would like to thank the donors, participants and volunteers who assisted with the Quit Cold Turkey Trot on Nov. 27. About 150 people participated in the 5K trot. The event was held to help raise awareness of...
  • Clair H. Walters, 87, of Red Lodge, Montana died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014. He was born June 18, 1927 in Wooster, Ohio. He married Jean L. Walters in 1950. Clair later graduated from college in Greeley, Colo., and moved to Oregon with his family. In 1994 Clair and Jean made their home in Red Lodge. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. Clair is...
  • Donna Joy Teini, 86, of Sheridan, passed away at the Westview Health Care Center on Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. She was born Aug. 13, 1928, to Leslie and Dorothy (Hiser) Sharp in Sheridan, Wyo.  Donna graduated from Carroll College, Division of Nursing in 1950. She later worked for the Red Lodge Community Hospital for 23 years. She had many fond...
  • Phillip H. Boggio, 69, of Billings passed away suddenly Nov. 25, 2014. He was born Dec. 23, 1944, in Billings, the son of Henry and Wilma Boggio and raised on their ranch in Luther. Phil graduated from Montana State University in 1967 and joined the MSU Extension Service.  On Dec. 22, 1969 he married Linda Baumgartner.  He served in the...
  • Jason Priest appeared before Carbon County District Court Judge Blair Jones on Wednesday, Dec. 3, and pled guilty to each of four counts of amended charges, now all misdemeanors, for an incident that occurred on Feb. 1, in Red Lodge at his residence. He was immediately sentenced. Sentences were: Count 1, Partner Family Member Assault, one year...
  • The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Advisory for Carbon County due to ice jam flooding near Bridger along the South River Road by the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone River. The advisory will be in place until Dec. 4 at 1:45 p.m. Persons living between Bridger and the confluence of the Clarks Fork and Red Lodge Creek are advised to watch...

November, 2014