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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 25, 2015 

Words Of Warning

First Of Two Parts Advocate, speaker and survivor of human trafficker Windie Lazenko made a stop in Glasgow last week. Her topic was a difficult one that doesn't normally draw large crowds, but... Full story

 
 News    March 25, 2015 

Tribes, Dry Prairie To Sign Water Pact For NE Montana

The Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of Fort Peck Reservation and Dry Prairie Rural Water Authority have announced their agreement for the delivery of water from the tribes' intake and treatment facilities near Wolf Point to Dry Prairie customers...

 
 News    March 25, 2015 

$33M Casino To Open In 2016

After many months of preparation, research, planning, meeting, designing and forecasting, the new $33 million dollar Buffalo Rivers Casino & Lodge is nearly ready to begin construction. “To finally see this wonderful casino become a reality is...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 25, 2015 

Marcus Visits For FMDH Foundation

There was a theme song that a small group of fans appreciated. The FMDH Foundation brought in the host of the popular PBS Montana "Backroads of Montana" program, William Marcus. And Marcus told the...

 
 By John Kelleher    News    March 25, 2015 

Police Capture Escaped Inmate

Havre police and six other agencies were led on a high-speed chase throughout Havre to Chinook and to a field several miles south of Chinook Friday afternoon. In the end, they captured an escaped convict, Eric Bruce Fowler, born in 1980, a passenger...

 
 By Pam Ost--AEMT Glasgow Head Start    Opinion    March 25, 2015 

Save Part Of Irle School For Head Start

Dear Editor: The strategic plan of the Glasgow School District identifies one of the principal strengths of the district as the collaborative relationships with community and organizations. Head Start is indeed one of those many and important... Full story

 
 By Rev. Susan Watterson    Opinion    March 25, 2015 

An Important Bible Discussion

Dear Editor: I would like to respond to Joann Beard's article from the Feb. 25 Courier. This is an important discussion. As I said in my earlier “letter to the editor” it is always important to read the Bible within its historical context and to...

 
 By John Brenden--Montana State Senator    Opinion    March 25, 2015 

Tough Talk About Medicaid Expansion

This week at the Legislature will be the hard discussions on Medicaid expansion. Here are some interesting facts to ponder. Montana has a little over 1 million folks. There are 128,000 people on Medicaid, 145,000 on food stamps, on either side of...

 
 Obituaries    March 25, 2015 

Harold Dean Eide

Harold Dean Eide, 89, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2015, in the Billings Clinic. Services will be announced at a following date. He was born on June 29, 1925, to Chester H. Sr. and Erminia J. Eide in Dagmar, Mont. He joined brothers Chester H....

 
 Obituaries    March 25, 2015 

Derek John Leckie

Derek John Leckie, 43, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015, at his home in West Sacramento, Calif. A celebration of life and memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Russ...

 
 Obituaries    March 25, 2015 

Iona Mae Sonsteng

Iona Mae (Frost) Faraasen Sonsteng, "Grandma Havre," 86, passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2015, at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont. Funeral services will be Friday, March 27,...

 
 Obituaries    March 25, 2015 

Renee Harriet Knudson

Renee Harriet Knudson, 87, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Visitation will be held Saturday and Sunday, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., at Bell Mortuary in Glasgow. A memorial service will be...

 
 Obituaries    March 25, 2015 

Esther Emma Loomer

Esther Emma (Dumke) Loomer died on Monday, March 23, 2015, at the Roosevelt Medical Center in Culbertson, Mont. She was born just over 100 years ago on Feb. 1, 1915, on the family farm near Fergus...

 
 News    March 25, 2015 

Waber Drug Store, Hinsdale, 1911

This is a view inside the Hinsdale store Waber Drug in 1911. From left to right is "Christine" in the window, Larry Garcia, Julius Waber, Bill Brumer (partner) and John Frisch. Julius Waber came to... Full story

 
 By Carin Barnett    Sports    March 25, 2015 

Guns N Hoses Finds Its Cure

The annual Skate for a Cure hockey game was also this year's kickoff for Relay for Life. The Guns N Hoses came to the match looking to claim the trophy that the novice Ice Dawgs had secured the year b... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    March 25, 2015 

Glasgow, Frazer, Hinsdale Win JJMT Championships

The Glasgow Hoop Stars – a group of sixth-grade girls basketball players – carried the torch for the home teams at last weekend's 17th annual Jeff Jurgens Memorial Basketball Tournament. The...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    March 25, 2015 

GHS Track, Softball Teams Get Going

Spring has sprung for Scottie sports. The softball team opened with a 6-4 win Tuesday over Havre in a game added to take place before the regularly scheduled opener at 3:30 p.m. this Thursday against visiting Glendive. The golf team, meanwhile, will...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    March 25, 2015 

Scotties Make The Grade

Now it's official. The 2014-15 Scottie boys basketball and wrestling teams played with smarts. Each received the MHSA/Army National Guard Academic All Team Award as the top academic team in its sport in Montana Class B during the winter season. The...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    March 25, 2015 

Montana Open Next For GWC After Nationals

The Glasgow Wrestling Club Highlanders, about 60 kids strong, are picking up matches and pins wherever they can find them. Team members hit the mats at the Montana Open in Billings this weekend after making some noise last week at the Rocky Mountain...

 
 Sports    March 25, 2015 

Spring Male Turkey Season Opens April 11

Montana's spring male turkey hunting season begins April 11 this year. Turkey hunters can purchase a turkey license in a general area at FWP offices, license providers or online. The application deadline for western Montana's spring gobbler season... Full story

 
 Classifieds & Real Estate    March 25, 2015 

Classifieds

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 Calendar    March 25, 2015 

Calendar of Upcoming Events In Our Area

FRIDAY – MARCH 27 2-3:30 p.m. - Dudley and the Deadbeats perform at Prairie Ridge. Public is welcome. 5-7 p.m. - Schmeckfest--Golden Jubilee, a German Festival of tasting, at the Lustre Christian High School, 294 Lustre Rd. Includes a silent... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 18, 2015

Fire Story

The supposed day of unluck came and went and nothing extraordinary happened for a local family. Saturday, March 14, came and the family went on with their normal daily activities. Becky Holter was at... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 18, 2015

Norwegian Women's Rep Visits Glasgow

While we're home of the Glasgow Scotties, you won't be finding a lot of Scots in the area. What you will find is plenty of Norwegian names and heritage in the area. Some families came to homestead,...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 18, 2015

World Wildlife Exhibit A Reality

"We've served thousands of children, between 3,000 to 6,000 a year, from all over," said Stacey Fast, the director of the Northeastern Montana Children's Museum. After switching locations and struggli...

 

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