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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 25, 2015 

Voices Of Glasgow

Glasgow gets a voice. Radio broadcaster Aaron Flint paid a visit to Glasgow and broadcast live from Farm Equipment Sales. He interviewed whoever he could get on air during the hour long broadcast and... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 25, 2015 

Finding Greener Pastures: Woody Baxter Moves On

He's probably more than just a local legend, more than likely he's part of many stories that are shared around the globe. A straight forward personality and a witty sense of humor could keep you on...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 25, 2015 

Students Pass A Cup To Help A Classmate

It's the small things that count sometimes. A few bits of change can add up into something bigger and a few small efforts can help with a bigger problem. Local Glasgow High School students have been working on continuing their efforts to help fellow...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 25, 2015 

Stolen Property, Drugs In Vehicle

A suspicious vehicle call turned a little more serious as deputies responded on Wednesday, Feb. 18. Dispatch received a call close to 8 p.m. about a suspicious vehicle hanging out around Agland Co-Op in Nashua. The caller stated that there were two...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 25, 2015 

President Vetos The Keystone XL

True to his word, President Barack Obama vetoed the Keystone XL Pipeline bill that passed both the House and the Senate in the last month. Those votes were not enough to overcome a veto. He released a veto message to Americans. “The presidential...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 25, 2015 

Nashua Man Federally Charged

A Nashua man went to his first arraignment on Tuesday, Feb. 10, and stood before U.S. Magistrate Judge Johnston in Great Falls. He entered a plea of not guilty. According to an information release from the Great Falls federal courts, Jeffery Helm,...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 18, 2015

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

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 18, 2015

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...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 18, 2015

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....

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 18, 2015

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...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 11, 2015

Cameraman

There's a few days to wait for the anticipated opening of Sean Heavey's photo gallery in downtown Glasgow. The opening has been months, one could even say years in the making. Heavey, a local... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 11, 2015

More Than A Fair Idea: 20 Years Of Science

It was actually a big year as the Glasgow Kiwanis Club marked their 20th year hosting their annual science fair. It was also the first year that the science fair was in the brand new media room for...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 11, 2015

Analysis OK'd To Look At Dry Prairie

As the city council gathered on Monday, Feb. 2, they waiting to hear from Dry Prairie Rural Water (DPRW) and Morrison-Maierle about getting an analysis and information needed to move ahead and get a higher ranking from the DNRC (Department of...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 11, 2015

Valley County Grazing Fees Increased

The Valley County Commissioners raised their grazing fees at their weekly meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 4. Commissioner Bruce Peterson said that the county has roughly around 16,000 acres that is grazed, with about 11 different leases with an average...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 4, 2015

The 100 Club

Students at Irle Elementary got a vision of the past when it came to the good old school days. While they celebrated 100 days of school this year, a special guest was invited who is celebrating 100 ye... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 4, 2015

Wagon Man Makes It To Pre-Super Bowl

Not one to circle the wagons to have a jamboree in his honor, Marlen Halverson was excited in the last week to be a part of something pretty big. He's known in the area as the "wagon man," and in Ariz...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 4, 2015

School Looking Good, But Faces Snag

The last Glasgow School District Board meeting held a lot of updates about the elementary school construction taking shape. Viewing from the outside, those passing by might notice a roof, walls and wi...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 4, 2015

Partridge, Erickson Toast Of the Town

There was goofy dancing, shouting competitions and a lot of jazz, rock and roll, and country shaking the Elks Lodge on Saturday, Jan. 31. With a slight change in tune, the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce brought in some professional dueling pianists to...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 4, 2015

Big Changes At Valley View Home

Over two decades with only small changes led to a much bigger change taking place locally. Valley View Home saw a little shakeup in September when Health Management Services stepped in to help turn things around for the full time care facility....

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    February 4, 2015

Keystone XL Gains Senate Approval

It was a hurdle finally jumped on Thursday, Jan. 29. The U.S. Senate finally passed the Keystone XL Pipeline bill with enough votes to overcome a veto. The final count was 62-36 and Sen. Jon Tester did vote in favor of the pipeline in the end. With...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    January 28, 2015

Derby Delight

A controlled version of chaos could describe the scene at St. Raphael's Parish Hall in Glasgow. Children and adults of various ages gathered to cheer on, encourage and see the final outcome of hard... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    January 28, 2015

VFW State Teacher Of Year: Laurie Enebo

It's all about the small details. But bigger than the details is the passion for patriotism and history. Those are some of the qualities that got Glasgow East Side Middle School Sixth Grade Teacher...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    January 28, 2015

Valley County Jail: Often Filled Up

Statewide complaints are being heard about crowded jail cells. Inmates are sleeping wherever beds might be able to fit and a lot of movement of prisoners from one jail cell to another has been taking place to cover the lack of spaces available....

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    January 28, 2015

Votes Tear Down Keystone XL Again

“It'll pass guys, relax! It's been seven years, what's the hurry,” one commenter stated on a social media post by the radio host of Voices of Montana, Aaron Flint. Once again the Keystone Pipeline has failed as the votes needed to overcome a...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    Opinion    January 28, 2015

Use Your Voice: Living In A Facebook World

If you don’t think Facebook has changed the world, take a look at the letter to the editor section. What used to be one of the more popular sections of the paper is now nearly non-existent. Of course we still have our columns and guest opinions in...

 

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