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 By Jim Orr    Opinion    March 12, 2014

Good Day, Sunshine

Sunshine Week arrives next week, Courier readers, and it has nothing to do with the return of Daylight Savings Time. If introductions are in order, here's one: Sunshine Week is an annual nationwide effort to promote the importance of open government... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    News    February 19, 2014

Tester, Walsh Stopping By

U.S. Sens. Jon Tester and John Walsh have a Glasgow visit on their calendar Thursday, February 20. The stop comes at a noteworthy time for both. Tester is the new chairman of the Senate's Indian Affairs Committee and Gov. Bullock recently appointed... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    News    November 6, 2013

Plans In Place To Salute Vets On Their Day

Option A was landing a big name keynote speaker. That didn’t happen, so Option B it will be. A group of speakers will be featured during next Monday’s Veterans Day ceremony at the Glasgow Civic Center. “It could be interesting,” Adjutant Joe...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 14, 2013

Chinook, Conrad Get Big 2014 Meets

The 2013 season is just a ripple in the pool now, and the Glasgow Kiwanis Swim Team is looking ahead. Most of the team’s 2014 schedule will be decided in March, but next year’s divisional and state meets already are set: • The Eastern...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 7, 2013

Reds Return To Top 3 At State

The Glasgow Reds’ mostly sizzling summer of 2013 ends like this: third place among eight teams in Montana-Alberta American Legion Class A Baseball Conference championship tournament. It was third... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 7, 2013

Kiwanis Kids Super In Sidney

Seven event championships. A fourth place team finish. The Glasgow Kiwanis Swim Team made a nice, big splash at the Montana State Swim Meet. As a team, the 32 Kiwanis Kids competing Aug. 3 and 4 at...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    July 31, 2013

Reds Hoping To Mine Some Gold

The Lethbridge Miners of Alberta, champions of Northern District A, await. The Glasgow Reds, 48-9 on the season after surviving the Eastern A District Tournament the hard way, and the Miners open the... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    July 24, 2013

Reds Road Show Ready To Begin

On to Billings. The Glasgow Reds – league champs and top-seeded in the American Legion Eastern A District Tournament – continue their pursuit of the state title at 10 a.m. Thursday with their postseason opener against the eighth-seeded Richland...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    July 17, 2013

Field Of Lost Dreams: Tourney Outta Here

The Glasgow Reds have been called out at home. It was bound to happen at some point, even for a team as good as the league leading Reds, but no, not like this. Eastern A District Commissioner Gary... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    News    June 19, 2013

Courier Wins Two More Firsts Statewide

MISSOULA – The Glasgow Courier won two statewide awards for first place and three for second during the Montana Newspaper Association’s 2013 convention last week in Missoula. The Courier’s big winners in the MNA’s annual Better Newspaper Cont... Full story

 
 By Jim Orr    News    June 19, 2013

Justiss Firemoon's Got Talent

America’s got talent. The Hi-Line’s got talent. Justiss Firemoon’s got it, too. Firemoon, the Hi-Line’s representative at Saturday night’s Miss Montana Pageant, won the talent competition with her singing of “Phantom of the Opera.” In...

 
 By Jim Orr    News    June 12, 2013

Justiss Firemoon In Miss Mont. Pageant

Will she win? The Hi-Line’s candidate for Miss Montana 2013, Justiss Firemoon of Poplar, finds out Saturday night. Justiss, 18, and 12 other candidates are competing to succeed last year’s... Full story