Articles from the January 22, 2014 edition

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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    January 22, 2014

The Cameraman And Weatherman In iPad Commercial

One image started it all. Local photographer Sean Heavey paired up with Mike Fransen, a local meteorologist, and they went out to chase a storm in July 2010. That storm ended up opening a world of opp... Full story

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    January 22, 2014

Does Glasgow Need New Library?

With a new school funded by local taxpayers, along with tight city and county budgets, it seems like squeezing more funds from somewhere could be an uphill battle. Tight budgets have left some...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    January 22, 2014

Del Strommen Trend Setter Award Goes To David Nelson

It was a bittersweet presentation during lunch at the New Trends in Ag seminar last week. David Nelson was honored posthumously with the Del Strommen Trend Setter Award. While Nelson had passed on in...

 By Sandy Laumeyer    News    January 22, 2014

Decision On 4-Day School Week Closer In Nashua

Additional public input on changing to a four-day school week was received by the Nashua School Board at its regular meeting Monday, Jan. 20, in the Nashua School Library. Brenda Koessl, board chair, stated that the board would not be voting on the...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    January 22, 2014

It's Meier Vs. Horn For Sheriff, Round 2

Joe Horn will run again against Valley County Sheriff Glen Meier in the upcoming election. Horn lost to Meier in 2010 with only 35 percent of the votes. This is Meier’s third term as the incumbent in his seat. He lost only in the Frazer district... Full story

 News    January 22, 2014

State Officials To Attend Health Dept. Meeting

The public is invited to attend the Valley County Health Department board meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at 3 p.m. in the community room of the courthouse. Jane Smilie, the state administrator of the Public Health and Safety Department, will be in...

 By John Brenden--Montana State Senator    Opinion    January 22, 2014

Sage Grouse: Problem Child

On January 8th and 9th the state EQC (Environmental Quality Council) had its meeting in Helena. I currently am the chairman. The EQC has oversight on FWP (Fish Wildlife & Parks), DNRC (Department of Natural Resources) and DEQ (Dept. of Environmental... Full story

 By Ben Kuykendall    Opinion    January 22, 2014

Our Only Hope: Independent And Minor Party Candidates

Will the growing dysfunction of America’s two-party political system destroy our collective future? Can we meet the evolving challenges of today’s economic and social landscape with a system that resembles trench warfare? We begin the 2014...

 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    January 22, 2014

Bobcats and Rabbit Drives

I read in “Yesterday’s Courier Memories” that paid “bounty” hunters in Valley County killed 228 coyotes 79 years ago, as well as a bobcat or two. I remember seeing a couple of bobcats in our area (not 79 years ago, but almost), but I doubt...

 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    January 22, 2014

Snapshots In Time Precious

A couple of weeks ago I was bitten by some bugs – rearrange the furniture bug, clear out the closet bug, get organized bug. So I sat down, made a list of what I wanted to do and materials needed and set to work. I got some empty boxes and started i...

 By Virgil Vaupel    Opinion    January 22, 2014

Corporate Welfare

What do companies like Archer Daniels Midland, lumber giant Boise Cascade, major pharmaceuticals like Pfizer and Eli Lily, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance, Monsanto, ConAgra, Caterpillar, and R.J. Reynolds have in common, you ask? Well, here’s...

 Obituaries    January 22, 2014

Janet L. Stuart

Janet L. Stuart, 79, passed away from natural causes on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont. Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 20, at 2 p.m. at the...

 Obituaries    January 22, 2014

Gail Milton Stensland

On the evening of Jan. 6, 2014, Gail Milton Stensland, 84, passed away peacefully at the Missouri River Medical Center in Fort Benton, Mont., surrounded by family. He was born Oct. 28, 1929, in...

 Obituaries    January 22, 2014

Angeline Susan Jensen

Angeline "Angie" Susan Jensen, 82, of Opheim, Mont., passed away on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014. She was born in Mankota, Saskatchewan on Aug. 7, 1931, to Rohous and Katherine Selenski. She was a devoted wi...

 Obituaries    January 22, 2014

Frances Keller

Frances Keller passed into God's loving grace at home in the company of her loving family on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at 85. Funeral services will be announced at a later date. Born to Ira Eatinger on...

 Obituaries    January 22, 2014

Roger E. Lohman

Roger E. Lohman, 79, died of natural causes Jan. 21, 2014, at Valley View Nursing Home in Glasogw. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Jan. 25, at 11 a.m. at the Bell Chapel in Glasgow. Interment...

 Obituaries    January 22, 2014

Barbara Faye Marsh

Barbara Faye Marsh, 54, lived from July 1, 1959, to Jan. 12, 2014. A visitation was held Wednesday, Jan. 15, and Thursday, Jan. 16. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at the Bell...

 Obituaries    January 22, 2014

Harold Buen

Harold Buen of Nashua, 74, died Jan. 15, 2014, in Billings, with his family by his side. Memorial services will be held at a later date. A full obituary will follow later....

 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    January 22, 2014

Ice Dawgs Receive Top Honors

When the Valley Event Center was constructed years ago, the main reason behind it was to give kids with the passion to play hockey a legitimate place to play. That idea continues to pay dividends as... Full story

 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    January 22, 2014

Challenge Accepted

It was a matchup talked about all day around Glasgow. The day had finally come and many in the community saw this as a measuring stick in seeing just how good the Glasgow boys basketball team is....

 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    January 22, 2014

Scottie Girls Amp Up The Intensity

On paper it wasn't supposed to be close. That's not a knock to the effort that Glasgow girls basketball head coach Emilee Morehouse expects from her team each and every time her squad takes the...

 By Sharon LaBonty    Sports    January 22, 2014

Another Good Meet For GHS Speech and Drama

The Glasgow High School Speech & Drama team competed at the Huntley Project Invitational Meet on Saturday. There were 26 schools competing at this meet with over 350 students participating. Coach John LaBonty said, “A meet this size is a good...

 By Lih-An Yang    Sports    January 22, 2014

Junior High Basketball Has Strong Showing

The Glasgow junior high boys had a thrilling day at the basketball jamboree hosted by the Glasgow High School on Saturday, January 18. With first-game anxiety out of the way last weekend in Plentywood, all teams seemed to have intensified their...

 Classifieds & Real Estate    January 22, 2014


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 Sports    January 22, 2014

KC Free Throw Contest This Sunday

Local KC Council #2997 invites all boys and girls ages 10-14 (age determined as of January 1, 2014) to participate in the local level of competition for the 2014 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship. The local competition will be held at 1... Full story