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10/01/2015 - 10:19am
A grass fire broke out in the wee hours of Monday morning, Sept. 28. Firefighters quickly responded to a wildland fire on Brophy Mine Road early Sunday morning between Washoe and Red Lodge. It was named the Brophy Road Fire. The fire was first reported at approximately at 4:30 a.m. and grew rapidly. The early morning fire burned 6 acres east of Red Lodge. “Despite the cooler early morning...
Thu, 10/01/2015 - 10:14am
The Beartooth Electric Cooperative, Inc. (BEC) Annual Meeting took place on Saturday, Sept. 26, at Roberts High School with lots of good news for members. About 75 members attended. After suffering skyrocketing rates and a 2011 bankruptcy filing by Southern Montana Electric Generation and
Thu, 09/24/2015 - 9:28am
Carbon County Fire Departments responded to a mutual aid request from Stillwater County to aid in suppression efforts for the Arrowhead Ridge Fire on Saturday, Sept. 19th at 3:20 p.m. A strike team quickly formed from the following response resources: Bridger, Fromberg, Joliet, Roberts, Red Lodge
Thu, 09/24/2015 - 9:24am
More bears are coming to town in the next few weeks as hyperphagia heats up pushing them to feed before hibernation. On Wednesday, Sept.16, Red Lodge Mayor Ed Williams gathered his local experts, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) Biologist Shawn Stewart, FWP Game Warden Matt Heaton along with