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A Group Effort: Rebuilding Candy Cane Park

Meier: Key Suspect Arrested in Drug Bust

An arrest was made on Friday, Aug. 8, after an investigation led to a search warrant. St. Marie resident Antonio Hernandez, 31, was arrested and charged with possession of dangerous drugs – felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia –...

A Group Effort: Rebuilding Candy Cane Park

Volunteers from NorthWest Energy and from the city of Glasgow came out from Great Falls, Malta and here in Glasgow to help plant trees around town. Some of those trees went to fill in a few areas in...

Driven To Serve Those Who Served

As the mile markers pass by on roads across the state, several volunteer drivers in Valley County have been doing their part to help out local veterans in Eastern Montana. The number of volunteers... Full story

Corn and Bootlegging in Frazer, 1922.

This photo shows Til Hagen to the left and Clyde Flint holding some pretty tall corn in front of the Frazer Hardware store in 1922. The corn stalks were from Sherman McCune's broom corn south of the ... Full story

County Treasurer Anderson

Valley County Clerk Lynne Nyquist, right, swears in Brenda Anderson, left, as county treasurer and Teddi Seiler at the county courthouse in Glasgow. Anderson succeeds longtime treasurer Jennie... Full story

Make America Strong Again

We already know our government is shipping far too much of our tax dollars overseas to “developing counties.” We already know that our national debt has nearly doubled in size since Obama was given the office of the presidency by minorities,... Full story

The Power Of One

Many times I've heard, "What difference can I make? I'm just one person." Dr. Gordy Klatt was just one person. Because of him and his determination to help as many people diagnosed with cancer as he could, and hopes of eventually finding a cure,...

Lawn Care, Then & Now

If you are fretting about how much time it takes to keep a lovely yard, remember when: • Lawn mowers were push reel mowers and those really got uptown with the addition of a grass catcher. • Rototillers for the flower bed or garden. • All of...

Glasgow Native Says Lack Of Benches At Fair Angers Her

Dear Editor: I brought two of my grandkids to Glasgow for two weeks and knew the fair was going to be there while we were there. I told the kids we would go to that fair instead of going to the Helena fair. THERE WERE NO PARK BENCHES FOR US TO SIT...

Glasgow Cemetery Ordinance Needs Public Input

Dear Editor: The Glasgow cemetery ordinances need to be revamped, allowing those who purchase the plots to make their own choices. The problems are mainly which stones can be placed and what is allowed on the graves in the form of memorials. The...

Walter Russell 'Joe' Stalnaker

Walter Russell "Joe" Stalnaker, 80, passed away peacefully on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Touchmark Assisted Living on Saddle Drive in Helena, after a battle with dementia and liver cancer. He was born...

Darren M. Taylor

Darren M. Taylor, 49, passed away on Monday, July 7, 2014, from cardiac arrest at his home in St. Louis, Mo. He was born in Washington, Pa., on Jan. 26, 1965, to Rody and Judy (Johnston) Taylor. He...

James Finley Bow

James Finley "Jim" Bow, 77, husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend, passed away peacefully on Aug. 7, 2014, at the Riverstone Hospice Center at Billings, Mont. Vigil Services will be recited...

Coming Soon: Triathlon In Fort Peck

Fort Peck has vast land and water. It holds fishing tournaments, foot races, bike races and a sailboat regatta. What else is missing from Fort Peck? Triathlon. The idea of starting a triathlon first came to Carin Barnett, a resident of Fort Peck,...

Fearsome Foursome

Fourteen four-person teams competed in last weekend's Long Live the Ultra Life 4-person Chamber Red Ball Golf Scramble at Sunnyside Golf Course. The winners, from left, were Dan Belleau, Keith... Full story

Fishin' For The Cure Saturday

Montana's seventh Annual Fishin' for the Cure Tournament is set for Saturday, Aug. 16, at Rock Creek Marina at Fort Peck Lake. The event benefits Childhood Cancer Research and will include an all-day fishing tournament, live auction, barbecue,...

Brad Olsen Wins Demo Derby

The Northeast Montana Fair 2014 Demolition Derby was a success put on by Milk River Motorsports on Tuesday, Aug. 5. Total prize money to the winners was $6,513. Eight contestants were in the lineup: John Pankratz from Opheim, Brad Olsen from...

PRCA Rodeo, Northeast Montana Fair

Bryant Mikkleson won the second round of calf roping at the PRCA rodeo during the Northeast Montana... Full story