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 By The Courier    News    September 25, 2013

County Unemployment Remains Under 4%

Valley County’s unemployment rate remained below 4% at 3.9% in August, rising a slim 0.1 percentage points over July’s rate. The county’s August labor force stood at 4,002, with 3,847 people employed and 155 unemployed. Across Montana, the...

 
 By The Courier    Opinion    September 4, 2013

Yes, Congress Should Have Say On U.S. Action In Syria

Montana’s three elected federal representatives – Sen. Max Baucus, Rep. Steve Daines and Sen. Jon Tester – on Aug. 31 released statements with their still-evolving positions on whether the... Full story

 
 By The Courier    Sports    August 28, 2013

Game On! Fall Sports Arrive For Scottie Nation

Friday night lights are back. Glasgow High School will host its annual Red &White High School Football scrimmage at 7 p.m. this Friday, Aug. 30, at Scottie Field. There will be an adult admission char... Full story

 
 By The Courier And DPHHS    News    August 21, 2013

Mosquitoes All Over, Test Positive For West Nile Nearby

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, in collaboration with Carroll College and Montana State University, has confirmed this season’s first signs of West Nile virus-positive mosquitoes in Phillips, Sheridan, Blaine, Cascade,...

 
 By The Courier    Sports    August 7, 2013

Here Comes Scottie Fall Preseason

There will be a parent meeting 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12 at Glasgow High School for all parents of students participating in high school football and cross country. The GHS volleyball meeting will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at GHS. The doors will...

 
 By The Courier    News    July 24, 2013

Meetings Next Week On Opheim Wind Energy Proposal

Two meetings will be held next week to introduce a proposed Opheim wind energy project. Kyle Paulson of Compass Energies will discuss the project location, site evaluations, approvals required, infrastructure and the preliminary construction...

 
 By The Courier    News    July 24, 2013

Jobless Rates 4.4% In County, 5.1% In Montana

Montana’s unemployment rate held steady at 5.4 percent in June, the same rate as in May, a pause in the long-term downward trend experienced throughout 2013. The national rate also was steady at 7.6 percent. In Valley County, the rate of...

 
 By The Courier    Sports    July 24, 2013

Johnson, Keller Win Hell Creek Tournament

A total of 44.57 pounds was good for first place this past weekend in the Hell Creek Walleye Tournament at Hell Creek Marina on Fort Peck Lake. Forming the winning team were Kris Keller of Wolf Point and MontanaOutdoor.com contributor Trevor Johnson...

 
 By The Courier    Sports    July 17, 2013

Another Trophy For Swim Team

The Glasgow Kiwanis Swim Team placed second in combined team scoring over 70 events at the Lewistown Invitational Swim Meet last weekend, trailing only the host Lewistown Sea Lions in the eight team competition. The performance earned the local...

 
 By The Courier    Sports    July 17, 2013

Ducks Unlimited State Convention Opens Friday

Ducks Unlimited members from across the Big Sky State – America and Canada, too – are expected in Glasgow this weekend for the 2013 Montana DU State Convention. The award-winning Missouri/Milk River DU chapter will host, and a block of rooms is...

 
 By The Courier    News    July 3, 2013

President Sparky

Bob “Sparky” Hanson, chief of the Long Run Fire Department, is the new president of the Montana State Volunteer Firefighters Association. He took up his duties at the 61st annual MSVFFA...

 
 By For The Courier    Sports    July 3, 2013

Ripken 10U East State Tournament Here Next Week

FOR THE COURIER With the Glasgow youth baseball majors and minors tournaments coming to an end, another phase is about to begin in our season. Glasgow will host the 2013 Montana Cal Ripken 10-and-under East State Tournament on July 11-14. Eight...

 
 By The Courier    News    May 15, 2013

Hot Dog! Look Who's Turning 20

Glasgow’s Head Start is having a big birthday party this weekend and you’re invited. A 20th anniversary celebration will be held by the Head Start Parents Committee of 2012-13 with a spring fundraiser, “Hot Dog Picnic in the Park, from 11 a.m....