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 By Michelle Bigelbach    News    March 29, 2017 

Cockroaches, Birds and a Snake, Oh My!

A myriad of animals made a special appearance at Irle Elementary and the Children's Museum in Glasgow on March 22. Executive Director Jeff Ewelt from Zoo Montana, Billings, brought cockroaches, a... Full story

 
 By Dane Osen    News    March 29, 2017 

County Brief

On March 22, Valley County Commissioners agreed upon the hiring of Zach Lypszyc as Assistant County Attorney. Lypszyc has interned with the Valley County Attorney for the last two years. He will graduate this summer and is expected to pass the bar... Full story

 
 By A.J. Etherington    News    March 29, 2017 

Lustre's Schmeckfest Celebration Marks 52 Years

March 24 was the 52nd Annual Schmeckfest in Lustre, which saw a crowd estimated at around 750 people in a grand show of support for the Lustre Christian High School fundraiser. Known as the German... Full story

 
 By Dane Osen    News    March 29, 2017 

Search Warrant in St. Marie Results in Multiple Arrests

A search warrant executed March 24 by the Tri-Agency Task Force and Valley County Sheriff's Department in St. Marie led to several criminal charges and an ongoing investigation. The search of a residence located at 389 C Hickory Street turned up... Full story

 
 By Michelle Bigelbach    News    March 29, 2017 

Trio Holds Fundraiser for Domestic Violence Services

Local Glasgow resident, Lacie Brown had a vision to raise funds for domestic violence services in Valley County, and with the assistance of her two friends, Jenny McCabe and Kim Redstone, that vision is becoming a reality. On Saturday, April 29, a... Full story

 
 By Michelle Bigelbach    News    March 29, 2017 

NWS Glasgow Getting Radar Upgrades

Beginning Monday, April 3, The National Weather Service Forecast Office in Glasgow will be doing upgrades to the weather radar. The upgrades are expected to last approximately three days, during which time the radar will be down. If a threat of... Full story

 
 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    March 29, 2017 

Loving the Lone Star

Last week, a picture appeared on my Facebook page that brought me to tears. It’s a photo of a rancher standing near charred fence posts and burnt, twisted, and broken barbed wire as he looks across scorched and blackened grazing land. Just a very s...

 
 By Alec Carmichael    Opinion    March 29, 2017 

Clash of the Zealots and the Morally Flexible

Donald Trump learned an important lesson about being a populist with a Conservative House. His Party does not actually support him or his views. Conservative evangelical style Tea Party Republicans are not necessarily prepared to go along with Trump...

 
 By Michael Burns    Opinion    March 29, 2017 

Grading Gorsuch

Reagan-era Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died a year ago last month. The Supreme Court vacancy has not been replaced since his demise. In 2016, the Democrats had less than a majority in the Senate and lacked the prowess to confirm Obama’s re...

 

Letter to the Editor

Daylight Savings Let us not give up on Senate Bill 206, regarding Daylight Savings Time. This bill has been tabled by the Legislature. Call them at once and ask them to reconsider voting on and passing this bill. Daylight Savings Time does a lot...

 

Calendar of Upcoming Events in the Area

THURSDAY – MARCH 30 4 – 6 p.m. - Shippwrecked Seven Month Anniversary Open House. There will be clearance tables, sales racks, prizes and Bergie’s ice cream. 227 5th St South, Glasgow. 7 p.m. - “Lives Touched by Jesus” Lenten services at... Full story

 

Jennifer "Jenny" Louise Reinhardt

Jennifer "Jenny" Louise Reinhardt, age 67, passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017, after a two-and-a-half-year battle with cancer. She was surrounded by family at the time of her passing. Funeral... Full story

 

Lilly A. Baker

Lilly A. (Toavs) Baker, age 94, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 25, 2017, surrounded by family. She was born Feb. 17, 1923, to AF and Marie Toavs in Wolf Point, Mont. She married Lloyd L.... Full story

 

David Lynn Arneson

David Lynn Arneson fell asleep in death on Friday, March 17, 2017. Up to his death and in his final weeks, he was surrounded by his loving family and friends. He faithfully devoted his life, first... Full story

 

Sister Dorothy Elizabeth Zimmer

Sister Dorothy Elizabeth Zimmer, age 98, a Sister of Providence for 73 years, died Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at St. Joseph Residence in Seattle, Wash. She was born June 7, 1918, to Peter and Elizabeth... Full story

 

Walter Arthur Adler Jr.

Walter Arthur Adler Jr., age 62, of Fayetteville, Ark., passed away Friday, March 3, 2017. He drowned while trying to retrieve a boat that had drifted away from a boat ramp off of Vaughn Road near the US 412 bridge in Arkansas. He was born Nov. 22,... Full story

 

Kenneth C. Abern

Kenneth C. Abern, 89, from Glasgow/Nashua/Billings, Mont., passed away on Friday, March 3, 2017, from Alzheimer's disease. He leaves behind his loving wife, Leslie "Bobbie"; four daughters Cheryl,... Full story

 

Graveside Services for Patty Wass

Graveside services for Patty Wass will be held on Saturday, April 1, at 1 p.m. at Highland Cemetery in Glasgow. Join us after for a reception at the VFW. Patty went to meet her Lord and Savior on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, after a head injury and... Full story

 
 By Georgie Kulczyk    Sports    March 29, 2017 

Glasgow Highlanders Finish Season

The Glasgow Highlanders traveled to Billings March 25 and 26 for the Montana Open. The club boasted the tenth-largest team at the event with 30 wrestlers competing. With 15 placers at the event, the... Full story

 

Class C All-State, All-Conference Selections

2017 District 3-C Boys All-Conference Team Saunder St. Marks, Sr.-Frazer Jayson Jackson, Jr.-Frazer Trace Simonson, Jr.-North Country Cache Younkin, Sr.-North Country Michael Brown, Sr.-Lustre Christian Peyton Nieskens, Sr.-Scobey Kole Ralston,... Full story

 

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 charges... Full story

 

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... Full story

 

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