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Standing Room Only

Several head nods and greetings could be seen at the Glasgow Stockyards on Thursday as the first bull sale of the season took place. It was packed enough to leave interested parties standing wherever ... Full story

Not Your Average Valentines

It's a tradition that isn't gone yet. For generations, students have been hand crafting boxes and envelopes for Valentine's Day cards to find a home. Often those Valentines include candy. Memories of ...

XL Pipeline Facing Obama Veto

With a public hearing coming up for man camps in the county, the Keystone Pipeline project is still in the shadow of a presidential veto. The House passed the bill after approval in the Senate last week on Wednesday. The votes, 270-152, were still...

Talking Energy, Sage Grouse Not Easy

A chicken-sized bird has gotten energy industry advocates and conservationists, Republicans and Democrats working together to prevent it from becoming the next native Montana species listed as endangered or threatened: the sage grouse. “This...

Knudsen's Energy Proposal

Last week Speaker of the House Austin Knudsen presented House Bill 402 to the House Appropriations Committee. Knudsen is proposing a bill that would give a little more back to the eastern Montana areas directly impacted by the gas and oil industry....

Water Trial In Malta Should Be Well Attended

Hello Valley County, As we have a very unusual winter taking place this year, I take this time to write a letter regarding a matter of great concern to me and many others in Valley County. In a day when many of our rights are being redefined and...

Sage Grouse Saga Continues

The sage grouse ‘listing’ saga continues unabated in Montana. To date the many working groups, advisory boards, committees, etc. have spent hundreds of hours and tens of thousands of dollars on this issue. Why? Because the US Fish and Wildlife...

Life's Not Fair If You Let It Be That Way

I will get a check on Friday for $400," a young man told his mother, "and I won't get to keep one penny of it because my car insurance is $400. It just isn't fair." My answer would be, "There's a lot in life people think isn't fair. But there's a... Full story

It Seems Glasgow Has Become Way Too Money Hungry

Dear Editor: I used to think that Glasgow was a pretty nice city, but lately I’m beginning to question that statement. Now it seems the city has become way too money hungry. My water and sewer bill has way more than doubled since 10 years ago...

Knudsen Proposes Infrastructure Bill

Greetings from Helena. The 64th Montana Legislature is in full swing, it now being the fifth week of the session. As Speaker of the House, I have been very busy managing and administering the Montana House of Representatives by assigning bills to...

Gary A. Schlieve

Gary A. Schlieve, 71, passed away Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer at the Phillips County Hospital with his family at his side. He was born in Malta, in 1944, the son of ...

Dr. Verna Smith, PhD

Dr. Verna Smith, PhD, a long-term resident of Overland, Mo., passed away in her sleep at the age of 95 at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Torrance, Calif., on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, from...

Lawrence William 'Larry' Vetch

Lawrence William "Larry" Vetch, 74, of Miles City, Mont., passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. He was born on Aug. 30, 1940, to Peter and Katherine Vetch in...

Mary Houle Dunning

Mary Houle Dunning, 77, passed away on Monday, Feb. 16, 2015, of natural causes at her home in Nashua, Mont. A Celebration of Life Service will be held later in the spring, with interment in the...

Lorraine Bernice Zabel

Lorraine Bernice (Knopp) Zabel, 72, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 2, 2015, with her loving family by her side. She was preceded in death by one son, Kelly Zabel; and Leona Cunningham...

Hockey Weekend In Glasgow

The state comes to Glasgow this weekend. The U19 and U14 Lady Ice Dawgs teams host the Montana Amateur Hockey Association State Hockey Tournament from Friday to Sunday at Valley Event Center. "I...

Seyfert, King Place At State

Kasey Seyfert placed third at 120 and Cody King sixth at 138. And as a unit, the six Scotties at the state B/C wrestling tournament in Billings last weekend made it to the Sweet 16 top teams. "We did ... Full story

Third Place Scotties

The Scotties' season turned much for the better in the matter of two calendar days and, say, 30 seconds of game clock. When they woke up last Friday, the girls occupied fourth place in District 2B....

Shotgun Jenny

Jenn Jackson displays a commemorative Henry rifle that will be auctioned at this Saturday's banquet presented by the Hi-Line Gobblers Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation. The special... Full story

New Hunting License Year Begins March 1

Montana's 2015 hunting and fishing licenses – including conservation, fishing, spring black bear and turkey, upland game bird, deer and elk hunting licenses – are available now at all Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks offices and license... Full story

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