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Articles from the March 12, 2014 edition

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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 12, 2014

The Children Left Behind

This is Part 4 of a series of articles focusing on educating the community about drug use in Valley County. Sometimes the smallest voices are forgotten. Unfortunately drugs can take not only your... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 12, 2014

Water System Gets Close Look

While several residents have been concerned with what’s next in the water system and how it will affect rates, none showed up to the first public meeting on the Glasgow Water Treatment Plant (WTP) in regards to the preliminary engineering report...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 12, 2014

For Safety's Sake, Some Rural Addresses Being Changed

The inevitable happens. Someone breaks a leg, suffers a heart attack or faces other serious medical emergencies. When an emergency happens, emergency medical services (EMS) respond to the scene in hopes to save a life. Minutes can make a difference.... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 12, 2014

They Are The Young Americans

Second graders lined a classroom dressed in costumes that fit characters in history. Shortly after they pledged to the flag, parents, family members and others from the community visited 15 students...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 12, 2014

Gysler Furniture Burns To The Ground In Wolf Point

Some folks around Glasgow and Fort Peck claimed they saw the smoke cloud from the large fire that devastated a furniture store in Wolf Point on Monday, March 10. The fire destroyed Gysler Furniture,... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 12, 2014

Charges Pending In Nashua Meth Bust

A house in Nashua was searched and several items were seized in an apparent meth bust, Valley County Sheriff Glen Meier told The Courier. No arrests were made, but meth and other illegal drugs and currency were confiscated on Tuesday, March 4. Meier... Full story

 
 By James D. Rector    Opinion    March 12, 2014

Glasgow Parking: Time For Some Action

Dear Editor: Does Glasgow have a parking problem? Several years ago, the City Council did away [with] most of the parking restrictions for central business district when they removed the parking meters and all the associated hassle. Generally... Full story

 
 By John Brenden--Montana State Senator    Opinion    March 12, 2014

'Basically No Service' From Postal Service

Montana State Sen. John C. Brenden, R-District 18, wrote this letter to U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, R, and sent it to The Courier. Congressman Daines – I have been contacted by many of my Montana Senate District 18 constituents about the horrible... Full story

 
 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 Kathi Bearden    Opinion    March 12, 2014

Sunshine Week 2014

March 16-22 is Sunshine Week in New Mexico and nationwide. Take a moment to celebrate. Sunshine Week focuses on the importance of open government. No open government, no democracy. No transparency, no government accountability. I care about Sunshine...

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    March 12, 2014

Returning To Cory's Drug

I am sure that many readers remember Cory’s Drug. Cory’s was brought to mind when the Roxy fire was discussed. I remember Cory’s, but missed those years that most readers remember. I understand that the gentleman who owned Cory’s (was Cory...

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Opinion    March 12, 2014

Congress: Prove You'll Use My Two Loaves Of Bread Wisely

A while back our illustrious government suggested to American military and other government workers that they should give up 1% of their retirement checks so “We can balance the budget, pay off the national debt and save the nation.” I’m...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Duane Friez

Duane Friez, 80, of Spearfish, S.D., passed away on Sunday, March 9, 2014, at his home. He was born March 16, 1933, to Joe and Anna (Krause) Friez in Mott, N.D. A South Dakota native, he was raised...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Eleanor Palmer

Eleanor (Bailey) Robinson Palmer, 91, of Belgrade, Mont., passed away March 4, 2014. With her family continually at her side she quietly moved to the mansion in the sky. She was born to Frank and Ethe...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Rosalie L. Holding

Rosalie Holding, 76, originally of Glasgow, Mont., passed away peacefully from natural causes on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, in Valley Health Care Center in Billings, Mont. Services will be held at Bell...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Richard Alan Berge

Richard Alan "Dick" Berge, 91, lately of Bainville, Mont., and formerly of Wolf Point and Frazer, went home to be with the Lord, on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the Veterans Home in Miles City, Mont....

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Pamela K. Anderson

Pamela K. Anderson, 53, of Livingston, passed away March 6, 2014, at Livingston HealthCare following a short battle with cancer. A Memorial Funeral Service will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 15, at...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Marge Connell

Marge Connell, 82, of Glasgow, formerly of Fargo, N.D., died Jan. 11, 2014, at the Lutheran Home of the Good Shepherd in New Rockford, N.D. At her request, no funeral services were held. Interment will be in St. John’s Cemetery in Kensal, N.D. in t...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Allan Faechner

Allan Faechner of Great Falls, 80, died March 8, 2014. He was born on March 26, 1933. He considered Glasgow a special place and cherished his friendships. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. March...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Orville Gayle Fossum

Orville Gayle Fossum, 76, passed away on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont. A service to celebrate Orville's life will be held Tuesday, March 18, at 2 p...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Irene Pearl (Burt) Johnston

Irene Pearl (Burt) Johnston, 84, passed away peacefully from natural causes on Feb. 13, 2014, at Chapel Court, a part of St. John's Lutheran Ministries in Billings. A memorial service and inurnment...

 
 Obituaries    March 12, 2014

Clarice R. Viste

Clarice R. Viste, 93, passed away from natural causes on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Valley View Home in Glasgow. She was born on Aug. 29, 1920, on the family farm near Nashua, the daughter of...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    March 12, 2014

Glasgow Girls Fall In Divisionals

The Glasgow girls basketball team headed into the Northern B Divisionals at Conrad on a high. After struggling on and off most of the regular season, the Scotties played remarkably well in the... Full story

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Sports    March 12, 2014

Belly Bump Returns To Hinsdale

After lying dormant for 13 years, the Hinsdale Belly Bump tournament has been revived in Hinsdale. Levi Capdeville and Nate Remmick decided this was too good of a tournament to lie buried in the archives so they got together and set it up for last...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    March 12, 2014

Ice Dawgs Hang Tough

The Glasgow Ice Dawgs high school team competed in the MAHA State Hockey Tournament over the weekend in Billings and went 0-2-1 in that stretch. The first game against Helena, the Ice Dawgs fell in a hole early and never receovered as Helena went on...

 

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