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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 4, 2015 

Veto Or Not, Pipeline Talk Big Here

The Valley County Planning and Zoning Commission held its first public hearing on work force camps proposed by TransCanada during the Keystone XL Pipeline project. Valley County would house two of the... Full story

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 4, 2015 

TransCanada Pipeline Officials Visit To Make Their Point

Only a week after the presidential veto, TransCanada officials made their rounds talking with local officials and groups in town. Bud Anderson, an employee of Western Energy Planning who is an independent contractor for TransCanada, met with the...

 News    March 4, 2015 

Reading Dr. Seuss

Hannah Toavs and Summer Garfield of East Side School read to Lilly Earls on Dr. Seuss' birthday. The students walked across the road to Scottie Daycare and read several books by Dr. Seuss on Monday,... Full story

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 4, 2015 

Downtown Planners Looking For Feedback

Picturing what you want downtown to look like might differ from what your neighbor wants. Getting an idea together that will fit the entire community is a challenging task, but Matthew Rohrback of Land Solutions, the company that won the bid on the...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 4, 2015 

Mountain Bikers Falls On Lake Ice, Rescued

Dispatch received a call on Sunday for a rather unusual reason. The local caller, Tim Ogrinc, alerted dispatch that he had fallen off his mountain bike and possibly broken his hip. What made this unusual is he was actually out on the lake with a...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 4, 2015 

Suspect Tied To Meth In St. Marie

A traffic stop in Roosevelt County turned up a suspect that the Valley County Sheriff's Office had been searching for in connection to a drug arrest in August. Humberto Medina-Villarreal, 28, had a warrant in Valley County. He was charged with two...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 4, 2015 

Good News For Border Patrol

The Opheim Station Border Patrol employees are probably breathing a sigh of relief today. Yesterday, Congress finally agreed to pass the bill to fund Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through the end of the fiscal year, Oct. 1. Threats of a...

 News    March 4, 2015 

Two School Board Seats Up For Vote

The annual Glasgow school election will be held Tuesday, May 5. There will be two, three-year openings for the Glasgow School District Board of Trustees this year, as the terms of Alison Molvig and Nick Dirkes are set to expire. Petitions are... Full story

 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    March 4, 2015 

Do Simple, Happy Things

Many times I've heard someone say "All I want is to be happy." When a person is asked about what would make them happy, you'll hear, "Winning the lottery," "Being able to buy a new car," "Getting a bigger house." And the list goes on and on. Well,... Full story

 By John Brenden--Montana State Senator    Opinion    March 4, 2015 

First Half Better Than 2013 For Legislature, But...

It is halftime at the Legislature, and they call it transmittal. The Legislature has a few days off until the 5th of March. This is when all the general bills have to be passed from one house to the other in order to be heard in their respective...

 By Virgil Vaupel    Opinion    March 4, 2015 

'Outlaw Country': Another How-To Reality Show?

It's called “Outlaw Country.” It's filmed in and around Independence, Missouri, in an area that includes a town called Buckner. The main characters are the “Outlaws,” the Monk brothers who each have long records and have been in the slammer...

 By Jennifer Birkoski    Opinion    March 4, 2015 

My Addiction Got The Best Of Me, And I'm Sorry

People of Valley County, When I was charged with felony drug distribution, I believed I was the victim. After all, I was a mother trying to support my family and hold my family together the best I could at the time. Through it all, my addiction got...

 By Ashley Roness    Opinion    March 4, 2015 

Fight Dark Money

Dear Editor: Dark money is a huge issue in politics today. It causes corruption throughout our government. It needs to be stopped, now. When shadowy outside groups use this route to influence Montana elections, they are taking away the public’s...

 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    March 4, 2015 

Measles & Vaccinations

I have been rather interested in the various political stands regarding a measles vaccination. It made me remember how parents in earlier days used to intentionally expose their young children to the measles, mumps and chickenpox. I think the theory...

 Obituaries    March 4, 2015 

Gordon J. Brown

Gordon J. Brown, 92, passed away on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, at his home in Glasgow, Mont. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 6, at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Glasgow. A private...

 Obituaries    March 4, 2015 

James Lynus 'Jim' Buckles Sr.

James Lynus "Jim" Buckles, 77, passed away surrounded by family on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at the Northeast Montana Health Services in Poplar, Mont. He was born to Lorena Brown and Fred Buckles Sr. on...

 Obituaries    March 4, 2015 

Marlene Rose Sensiba

Marlene Rose (Blanchard) Sensiba, 77, passed away at her home in Glasgow on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. Cremation has taken place and a funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 7, at 11 a.m. at...

 News    March 4, 2015 

Laura Rebekah Lodge No. 19, 1899

This photo is of Laura Rebekah Lodge No. 19 members taken on June 18,1899. From left to right, starting in the back, are Louise Doddard, Nellie Enright, Anna Tryberg and Nellie Russle. In the the... Full story

 Sports    March 4, 2015 

These Peewees Are Giants

One goalie, 10 skaters, five games and a whole lot of heart paved the way to the Montana Amateur Hockey Association State Peewee B Championship for a group of Glasgow Ice Dawg hockey players. The... Full story

 By Virgil Vaupel    Sports    March 4, 2015 

That's The Season, That's An Era, For Hinsdale

The Hinsdale Raiders shut down the Savage Warriors in the first game of the 2015 Eastern C Divisional Tournament last Thursday in Wolf Point. The Raiders jumped out to a 7 to 2 lead after one period...

 By Jim Orr    Sports    March 4, 2015 

Season Of Growth Ends At Divisional For Scottie Girls

BY JIM ORR THE COURIER After a 1-5 start this season, the Scotties girls basketball team went 9-6 over their next 15 games and placed third at the 2B District tournament. Then came last week's Norther...

 By Jim Orr    Sports    March 4, 2015 

Take Care Of The Ball

The Scotties' itinerary for today goes like this. Leave Glasgow at 12:45 p.m. Practice and have lunch in Havre. Arrive in Shelby tonight. When you're on the road to the Northern B Divisional Boys...

 By Virgil Vaupel    Sports    March 4, 2015 

Lady Panthers Advance To State; Opener With Belt

The first game of the girls 2015 Eastern C Tournament got underway in the Wolf Point High School gymnasium last Wednesday with the Lady Panthers of Saco/Whitewater/Hinsdale meeting the Lady Warriors...

 Classifieds & Real Estate    March 4, 2015 


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 By Jim Orr    Sports    February 25, 2015

Scotties Win District

BY JIM ORR THE COURIER The Scotties came through as expected at the District 2B Basketball Tournament at Wolf Point. They brought the title home to G-Town. Now GHS is on a collision course to a... Full story


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