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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    August 27, 2014 

Flash Floods

Valley County isn't a stranger to flooding. The occurrence of flooding is about once every two and a half years according to records at the Glasgow National Weather Service. Usually those floods take... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    August 27, 2014 

What Will City Do? Cut Spending? Raise Taxes?

Most of the Glasgow City Council met for a sometimes dreaded annual event. While budget meetings might not start with a bang, they could end with a sigh of frustration this year. Property values have dropped this year, causing a drop in tax...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    August 27, 2014 

$80K Drug Bust At Duck Creek

It was an eventful Friday for the Valley County Sheriff's Office as officers assisted the Tri-Agency Drug Task Force on Aug. 22. The team acted on a search warrant in the cabin area of Fort Peck Lake at 43 Mallard Drive. The warrant allowed law...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    August 27, 2014 

It's For Real: Montana Scottie License Plates!

There's some pretty hardcore Scottie fans in Glasgow who might be a little excited about a new development. The Glasgow High School Booster Club has been working on the process to get Scottie license...

 
 Opinion    August 27, 2014 

Sexual Violence In Eastern Montana Gets Washington's Notice

Media releases from the offices of U.S. Rep. Daines and Sen. Walsh: • Rep. Steve Daines on Aug. 26 applauded the announcement that the Office on Violence Against Women will designate $3 million to prevent and prosecute violence against women in... Full story

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    August 27, 2014 

Glasgow's POWs From Germany

With all of the unrest in the world today, I was reminded of World War II and the fact that Glasgow housed POWs from Germany. I know there are residents of Glasgow and surrounding areas that can still remember those times. Of course, if you can...

 
 By Jim Elliot    Opinion    August 27, 2014 

A Holiday Brought To You By Hard Working People

If national holidays have anything in common it’s that those of us who celebrate them by taking the day off don’t give much thought to the origin or meaning of the holiday. That’s true of secular holidays (never mind Religious holidays) from...

 
 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    August 27, 2014 

The Touch Of A Hand

In church last Sunday, I felt a very light touch on the back of my hair. Wondering what was touching my hair, I suddenly realized it was my almost 3-year-old granddaughter, who was ever so carefully using one tiny finger to gently go from about the...

 
 Obituaries    August 27, 2014 

Mitchel Bengochea

Mitchel Bengochea, 78, passed away from natural causes on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, while working on his farm north of Nashua, Mont. He was born on Dec. 16, 1935, in Glasgow, the son of Antonio and...

 
 Obituaries    August 27, 2014 

John Douglas Garsjo

John Douglas Garsjo, 57, of Mabank, Texas, passed away Monday, August 11, in Tyler, Texas. He died from complications arising from a stroke. He was born on what was probably a cold snowy day, November...

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Sports    August 27, 2014 

Hinsdale Girls Hoops In Limbo

The school boards from Saco, Hinsdale and Whitewater met last Wednesday at Saco to discuss the upcoming girls basketball season. Saco and Whitewater are in the final year of a three year co-op contract and Hinsdale is beginning a drought of players... Full story

 
 Sports    August 27, 2014 

Rained Out

Rain, Rain, would not go away, causing the FMDH Foundation to postpone its annual golf tournament and major fundraising event. The date for this year's tournament has been rescheduled for Sunday,...

 
 Sports    August 27, 2014 

Rosters Released For Fall Scotties

FOOTBALL 1 SR Albus, Kyle OL/DL 2 SR Capdeville, Dallas RB/LB 3 SR Daggett, Eddie OL/DL 4 SR Doney, Joe OL/DL 5 SR Fransen, Andrew OL/DL 6 SR Fossum, Chase WR/S 7 SR Guttenberg, Dylan WR/DB 8 SR Hentges, Jake WR/OLB 9 SR Humbert, Kyle OL/DL 10 SR Kol...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 27, 2014 

The Courier Football Contest

Ready for some football? Football pickin'? The Courier's 47th annual football contest – or what's known as the 47th annual – kicks off this week on Page 6B. Along the way in contest history, some...

 
 Classifieds & Real Estate    August 27, 2014 

Classifieds

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 By Emily Wilson    News    August 20, 2014

Summer Meaningful At Library

Our summer reading program drew to a close with a celebration of everyone's accomplishments. There was drink, cake, snacks and prizes. The free summer reading program, FIZZ BOOM READ, kicked off in... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    August 20, 2014

County Health Department Gets New Look

Changes are still settling in at the Valley County Health Department as back to school immunization and flu season starts. Not only are they sporting a new executive director and a new RN, they also have expanded their office and have gotten a new...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    August 20, 2014

City: New Cemetery Law Will Stand

Not a lot of opposition showed up to the city council meeting on Monday, Aug. 18, as the Glasgow City Council made a final motion to approve the change to an ordinance allowing standing headstones on certain sections of the Highland Cemetery. The...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    August 20, 2014

Zinke Visits Glasgow

A U.S. congressional candidate with Glasgow ties visited town Monday, Aug. 18. He explained that his mother was from Glasgow and his father from Glendive. He grew up in Whitefish and could remember, clearly, a football game for the championship...

 
 News    August 20, 2014

Montana-Dakota Utilities Files For Natural Gas Rate Increase

Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. filed a natural gas rate increase request with the Montana Public Service Commission Friday. If approved, it would increase residential customers’ monthly bill by an average of about $3.21 a month. “We have worked,...

 
 By One Montana    Opinion    August 20, 2014

Can't We All Just Get Along?

This column comes from the group One Montana, which promotes a statewide program to build and sustain basic connections between rural and urban Montanans. Now that the primaries are over, it is a good time to take the temperature of the political... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    Opinion    August 20, 2014

It Can Change In A Moment

To say the last few weeks have been a roller coaster is an understatement. If you've ever had a life changing moment you will understand that life is difficult. We can't control the things that come our way, but somehow we face those difficulties...

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    August 20, 2014

Share And Share Alike

I love my computer, and really appreciate all of the time it saves me, especially in my bookkeeping. But is it so useful as far as gathering information goes? Just the other day, there was a featured article on how to peel peaches and tomatoes. How...

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Opinion    August 20, 2014

Living With Carbon And Verbal Pollution

With all the hoop-la about “carbon footprints” it's important for you to know some interesting facts. Well, maybe not facts but just stuff I think about in my spare time. Environmentalist try to stymie and confuse us uneducated people by using wo...

 
 Obituaries    August 20, 2014

Dorothy Broadbrooks

Dorothy Broadbrooks, 78, retired custodian from the Saco schools, died Aug. 14, 2014, in Malta. She was born Feb. 11, 1936, in Malta, the daughter of Leo and Barbara (Hyde) Klotz. She was raised and educated in the Wagner and Green Acres area. She...

 

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