Monthly archive

January, 2014

  • Hurry and catch the beautiful Town and Country Quilt Guild quilt exhibit currently on view at Honey’s Café in downtown Red Lodge. The exhibit will run only through January. It is a spectacular display of talent and creativity. One quilt was started by local Red Lodgeans and then sent to Australia where a series of borders were...
  • Influenza activity is widespread in Montana with half of the counties reporting confirmed cases, state public health officials said today. Influenza-related hospitalizations across the state have also increased. As of Tuesday, January 4, there have been 101 hospitalizations reported this season, with over half in the last two weeks. Further, one...
  • Ethan O’Rourke, an fifth grader at Joliet Elementary School, won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee on Jan. 7, and moved one step closer for a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship. The school-level Bee, at which students answered oral questions on geography, was the first round in the 26th annual National...
  • Fo r making the i r breakfast program a top priority for students, Fromberg Schools has recently been nominated to receive an award from the Governor ’s office. In a letter from Gov. Steve Bullock and First Lady, Lisa, Fromberg Schools was informed about their nomination for the first ever “First Lady School Breakfast Champion Award...
  • On Monday, Jan. 13 at 10 a.m. in the Red Lodge Rams Arena will be hosting "JUMP START" presented by Scott Greenberg. There will be two presentations, high school grades 9-12 at 10 a.m. and middle school grades 5-8 at 1:30 p.m. in the Civic Center. The following organizations provided the opportunity to bring Greenberg to the schools: Red...
  • The Red Lodge Rams boys basketball team defeated the Roundup Panthers last Thursday with a dominant display outscoring their opponents 52-41. Pictured, Gunnar Nelson's up and under shot secures two points for the Rams. On Friday the Rams played Huntley Project and lost 76-37.
  • On Friday, the Bridger Lady Scouts traveled to Park City to take on the Lady Panthers. The Panthers jumped out to an early lead on the Scouts with a 14-5 lead at the end of the 1st quarter. However, in the 2nd quarter the Scouts got their offense going, and were able to keep pace with the Panthers, going into the locker room trailing 27-17 at half...
  • Nicole Luloff (left) and Holly Nowak (right) battle for the ball against Shepherd.
  • Bridger Boys in action against Harlowton/Ryegate last weekend. The Scouts lost 59-83.
  • After the J-hawks jumped off to an early double digit lead the Columbus Cougars closed the gap and the rest of the game saw the lead swing back and fourth. Late in the fourth quarter the Cougars scored to put them in the lead 65-63. With 10 seconds remaining the J-hawks quickly moved the ball down the court and gave it to Cameron Lloyd who scored...