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Plea Agreements Reached in Women's Resource Center Thefts

On Dec. 7, 2016, Toni Louise Plummer-Alvernaz pled not guilty to the charge of theft in excess of $5,000 and wire fraud. She also pled not guilty to theft from a non-profit receiving federal funding which put the case in federal court. These...

New Advocates Step In to Improve Lives

Carol Buchheit and Aimee Kirkland were sworn in March 21 by the Honorable Yvonne Laird to serve as Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) in the Seventeenth Judicial District Court. Kirkland and...

Theater's Chinese Auction a Success

This year's Chinese Auction at the Fort Peck Fine Arts Council was a smashing success. The event was held at the Cottonwood this year and was attended by an estimated 250 people. The event went...

Court Brief

According to the County Attorney Dylan Jensen March 20, was “a good day” in Court before the recently appointed District Judge Yvonne Laird. Judge Laird sentenced Andrea Gardner for two counts of distribution of morphine to two concurrent...

Brownies to Sell Girl Scout Cookies at Downtown Booth Saturday

Girl Scout Brownies from Troop 2244 in Glasgow will be selling their hallmark cookies Saturday, March 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at a booth outside Markle's Ace Hardware in downtown Glasgow. The Girl...

T-Rex Gets Arrested

T-Rex joined the Nashua Prom, but then got too rowdy and was arrested by Deputy Sheriff Richter of the Valley County Sheriff's...

County Brief

With the recent appointment of Ryan Zinke as Secretary of the Interior, commissioners continue to prepare for the upcoming special election. The election will fill the seat left vacant by Zinke in Congress and will take place on May 25. How this...

Successful Season for the 2017 Winter Lego Club

The successful season for the 2017 Winter Lego Club at the Glasgow City-County Library is drawing to a close, with a regular meeting this week and a pizza party for all the participants the following ...

Remember Recycling

I have written before about recycling and I admit I am at it again.  We have all read the funny little articles about the “Green Thing” and nod our head in agreement. Yes, those of us of my generation and previous generations recycled so many...

State Budget Forgets Kids and Seniors

The State of the Montana Budget Side by Side In this ongoing segment, Glasgow-based columnists Michael Burns and Alec Carmichael have agreed to square off on issues of national and international significance. Less a debate format than an...

The Jekyll and Hyde of Range Management

Editor's note: The folloing is an excerpt from Sierra Holt's paper, "Reinterpreting the 1882 Bison Population Collapse." The full text was presented at the 2017 Winter Grazing Seminar in...

Montana's Budget Problems

The State of the Montana Budget Side by Side In this ongoing segment, Glasgow-based columnists Michael Burns and Alec Carmichael have agreed to square off on issues of national and international significance. Less a debate format than an...

May Your Week be Blessed

In spite of a couple rough spots the week before last, and one the week before that, it was a great one. Two weeks ago Sunday, I had a really nice visit with a friend. I’d shared with her about a doctor’s appointment I’d had. I told her a CT...

Jean LaVon Barthell

Poorer for her absence, but richer for her visit, this world lost Jean LaVon (Weare) Barthell on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Her journey ended in Moses Lake, Wash., with grace, humor, courage and...

Anne Wimmer

Anne (Radcliffe) Wimmer, age 81, of Glasgow, Mont. died peacefully in her sleep on March 8, 2017, at the Eastern Montana Veterans Home in Glendive, Mont., with family at her side. Memorial services...

Joanne G. 'Jo' Jones

Joanne G. "Jo" (Chambers) Jones, 80, passed away due to natural causes at Northern Montana Care Center on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Cremation has taken place, and memorial services will be held at 1...

Marvin Lloyd Potter

Marvin Lloyd Potter, 71, passed away in his sleep Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at Peace Hospice in Great Falls, Mont., with his loving sister, Kelly Taylor, at his side. A celebration of his life will...

June Cotter Services

June Cotter, 90, of Glasgow passed away Feb. 15, 2017. Her family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Friday, March 24, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 25, at First Lutheran Church in...

Delila Holderman

Delila Holderman, age 98, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017, in Billings, Mont. A celebration of life will be held Thursday, March 23, at 1 p.m. at Bell Mortuary Chapel in Glasgow, with inurnment in ...

Dorothy Mae Larson

Dorothy Mae (Anderson) Larson, 84, passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Cooney Home in Helena, Mont., after battling Alzheimer's for several years. She lived at Shelby House in Helena for...

Watch For Wildlife

FWP would like to remind folks to watch for deer and other animals on the road, especially during the early morning and early evening hours when both visibility is difficult and animals are sometimes more active. With the recent hour time change,...

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