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Articles from the May 1, 2013 edition

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 By Samar Fay    News    May 1, 2013

Roads Collapse In Two Corners Of County

The Road Department was kept running from one end of Valley County to the other this weekend, repairing potentially dangerous damage to two roads. A Glentana resident reported Friday night that the Gl... Full story

 
 By Samar Fay    News    May 1, 2013

He Walks The Line

A CBS producer and writer has come from the Big Apple to the Big Sky to ask Valley County people about the effect the Keystone XL oil pipeline might have on this area, if it receives presidential...

 
 By Samar Fay    News    May 1, 2013

Mayor Carney Faces A Battle

A line had formed at the Clerk and Recorder’s office before it opened on Monday. Becky Erickson said she got there at 20 minutes to eight to be the first person to file for the Glasgow mayor’s race. Erickson has served on the Glasgow City...

 
 By Mona Amundson    News    May 1, 2013

Q&A With The School Board Candidates

1. Describe your background: family, education, occupation, community service, involvement with local schools. I have been married to my wonderful and supportive husband, Jim, for over 40 years. We...

 
 By Rod Ost    News    May 1, 2013

Q&A With The School Board Candidates

1. Describe your background: family, education, occupation, community service, involvement with local schools. I have lived and raised my family here in Glasgow for more than 45 years. I graduated...

 
 By Sarah Swanson    News    May 1, 2013

Q&A With The School Board Candidates

1. Describe your background: family, education, occupation, community service, involvement with local schools. I was born and raised in Glasgow. My parents, Marc and Debbie Swanson, made their home...

 
 By Samar Fay    News    May 1, 2013

City-County Planning Board To Be Dissolved

The Valley County commissioners voted Tuesday to publish a notice of their intent to dissolve the defunct City-County Planning Board. It is a housekeeping measure to clear the old joint board off the books since the city of Glasgow has informed the...

 
 By Slim Randles    Opinion    May 1, 2013

Must Be Love When Manure Work Is A Labor Of Love

Emily’s dilemma was obvious: how do you sell manure? Since she fell in love with Dewey Decker, she could think of nothing less than spending her life with him and embracing the fertilizer business whole hog, so to speak. Emily Stickles has never...

 
 By Monica Lindeen    Opinion    May 1, 2013

The Middle

Here's to working together. Here's to the slow, arduous pursuit of compromise. Here's to the overlooked, underappreciated, unglamorous middle ground. These days, we hear so much from the fringes that it's easy to forget that progress is possible.... Full story

 
 By Max Baucus    Opinion    May 1, 2013

Let's Get To Work

Serving you is the greatest privilege of my life. Over the past 40 years, I’ve had one goal: make life better for the people of this state. You don’t become longest serving Senator in Montana without a lot of help from a lot of people. I am...

 
 Opinion    May 1, 2013

New Logo: 'Fresh Storytelling Platform'

The University of Montana unveiled its new logo and brand identity to employees Tuesday, April 30, in the University Center Theater during an internal event hosted by UM’s Office of Integrated Commu...

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    May 1, 2013

Car Talk

Do you remember the slogan, “See the USA in a Chevrolet?” I think this might have been from about 1957. The advertising always featured a cool red and white Chevy convertible. (Yes, like Smiley’s pride and joy). Then there was the era of... Full story

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 1, 2013

Softball Wraps Up Conference

On April 18, Scottie softball had not played a single game in conference. Eight days later, they had swept their seven counterparts in the Eastern B Division and earned the top seed in the divisional...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 1, 2013

Driving Home

A patented Tiger Woods fist pump finished Luke Gunderson’s day at the windy but sunny and warm Sunnyside Golf Course on Saturday. Standing over a long putt to finish off a team-low round, Gunderson... Full story

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 1, 2013

Lady Tracksters Continue Roll

The Scottie girl tracksters are looking like a runaway favorite for divisionals. The Glasgow girls have won three meets in a row, their most recent a 128-point affair over nine other teams, including...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 1, 2013

Scottie Boys' Track Still Experimenting

With the district tournament coming quickly, the Scotties are still searching for the right mixture. The Scotties were able to place fourth in Glendive on Friday and Saturday, beating out Class A’s...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 1, 2013

Porcupines Play Host In Wolf Point

As Nashua hosted their meet in Wolf Point, it was a Lady Raider who stole the show. Staying true to Hinsdale’s moniker, Bethany Lacock raided the Porcupine Invitational for 40 individual points, the...

 
 By Janet Bailey    Sports    May 1, 2013

Vikings Sail To Wolf Point

The high-school track team competed in the Porcupine Invitational in Wolf Point on Saturday. Emalee Fry placed fourth in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 20.2 seconds. She also competed in the long jump. Ashley Carroll competed in the long jump,...

 
 Obituaries    May 1, 2013

Sadie Mae Blount

Sadie Mae Blount, 66, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, of natural causes at the Circle Hospital in Circle, Mont. A vigil service was held Sunday, April 28, at 7 p.m. at the Cansuska Presbyterian...

 
 Obituaries    May 1, 2013

Ronald Allen Combs

Ronald Allen Combs, 67, of Lewistown, Mont., died Friday, April 24, 2013, after a tough battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his family at the time of his death. He was born in Ottawa, Ill., on...

 
 Obituaries    May 1, 2013

Bonnie L. Frank

Bonnie L. (Teeters) Frank, 82, died on Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Fountain View Village, Fountain Hills, Ariz., following a courageous battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Funeral services will be held...

 
 Obituaries    May 1, 2013

Leona Margaret Hoppe

Leona M. (Pleger) Hoppe, 96, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, of natural causes at the Valley View Nursing Home in Glasgow, Mont. Graveside services will be held Friday, May 3, at 11 a.m. at the Highland...

 
 Obituaries    May 1, 2013

Barbara Jeanne Berge

Barbara Jeanne (Holtberg) Berge, 87, died on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at the Valley View Rest Home in Glasgow, Mont. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 4, at 11 a.m. at the First Lutheran Church in Glasgow. Interment is in the Sunset Rest...