Monthly archive

January, 2014

  • Carbon County Commissioner John Prinkki spoke before the Red Lodge City Council last week to reignite the Interlocal agreement which would oversee the paving of the gravel road that runs south of the Red Lodge Fairgrounds into Remington Ranch. The original agreement had been turned down when Commissioners Doug Tucker and John Grewell voted against...
  • Montana Petroleum Panel coming to Red Lodge On Jan. 30, the public is invited to attend an informational panel on issues regarding petroleum exploration and development in Montana, at the Elks Lodge.  Starting at 6 p.m. the panel, sponsored by The Elks, will present facts on geological studies in Carbon County, explain the permitting process...
  • Red Lodge City Council started the New Year with some house cleaning procedures, voting in council committee members, a council president and department’s heads. Mike Schoenike was voted in as Council President. Council committees are as follows: Administration: Bill Foisy, Maryvette Labrie, and Bill Larson. Land Use and Planning: Martha...
  • Chamber members Jody Ronning and Rhonda Baker, far left, presented the Business Person of the Year Award to Steve and Debbie Mikels of Well Approach Fitness Center, at the Chamber of Commerce event at Red Lodge Pizza Co., tonight. They were chosen for providing an essential fitness center to Red Lodge. One of the nominees praised, Steve and Debbie...
  • Travis Burdick got a standing ovation when he was announced as the 2014 Citizen of the Year award at the Red Lodge Chamber of Commerce event held tonight at Red Lodge Pizza Company. He was awarded the honor for his work with children and "trying to get them to a better place in life," said presenter Glory Mahan. "I really appreciate...
  • Red Lodge Youth Soccer (RLYS) is producing solid soccer players. Connor Beck, a senior at Red Lodge High School, has signed a letter of intent to play soccer for Evergreen College in Olympia, Wash. Evergr e en Co l l ege So c c e r Coach, John Purtteman, was 2012 NAIA Cascade coach of the year. Beck plays midfield for Red Lodge Youth Soccer and...
  • On Jan. 13, Red Lodge Schools hosted motivational speaker, Scott Greenberg who shared his compelling story of overcoming cancer, completing a marathon and spoke about ways towards achieving success in the face of adversity. Red Lodge and Roberts students heard Greenberg discuss how to surpass “mental heckling” including fear and...
  • Terryn Bermes, Joliet, secures 2 of his 11 points against Broadview-Lavina, Jan. 10. The J-Hawks dominated this encounter despite a second quarter loss of 15-20. The final score was 65- 54. Scorers for Joliet were Jordan Polesky 14, Levi Mydland 7, Terryn Bermes 11, Jared Schwend 3, Cam Lloyd 3, Brock Beede 21, Josh Whitehead 4. Joliet also...
  • On Friday, Jan. 10 the Lady Rams went to Absarokee for a nonconference game. They jumped out to an early lead with 22 points in the first quarter to Absarokee’s 13 points. The final score was 53 Red Lodge and 30 Absarokee. Rylee Kane led all scores with 21 points and had 8 steals. Jill Purcell had 10 points followed by Isabella Martin’...