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Articles from the May 28, 2014 edition

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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    May 28, 2014

Seniors Take The Walk

The watery eyes started at the sounds of "Pomp and Circumstance." After years of teachers, books and growing pains, members of the class of 2014 received their diplomas. Friends and family gathered... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    May 28, 2014

Headstone Debate At Highland Cemetery

It's been brought up at Glasgow City Council meetings for the last three or four meetings. The city cemetery committee has been dealing with a delicate problem that came to their attention in recent years. At the March 17 council meeting the...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    May 28, 2014

Remembering The Fallen

A celebration of a new memorial was also a time to salute the fallen. Some 800 people gathered at the Fort Peck Theatre on Monday, May 26, to listen to the speakers, give honor to the fallen and...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    May 28, 2014

Time For Voters To Get Their Say In Primaries

While candidates have been scrambling to get the word out on their views and opinions, this will be the last week of campaigning for some as the primary ballots go to voters June 3. Absentee ballots also have already made their way through the...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    May 28, 2014

O'Reilly Auto Parts To Open In Glasgow

The empty lot sitting between McDonald's and Dairy Queen will be the site of new construction in Glasgow. O'Reilly Auto Parts has purchased the lot and construction was due to break ground on May 17, but has been held up for a short while. Work...

 
 By Steve Bullock--Montana Governor    Opinion    May 28, 2014

Bullock Makes Call On Bison

Gov. Bullock's office released this memo May 23 from him to Jan French of the Board of Livestock, with his directive for bison management as hazing operations begin around Yellowstone National Park, including on private property. • As provided by... Full story

 
 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    May 28, 2014

For Grads, A Journey Begins

College, high school and eighth grade graduation ceremonies are taking place in the nation's schools. It is a time of joy, smiles, hugs and tears. Graduation is a major milestone in a person's life ... no matter what age they are. All the work in...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    Opinion    May 28, 2014

Memorial Day Is Every Day

This is the week I lose a little sleep. My mind wanders to a date, a time and a different place in my life. Seven years ago, everything changed, June 3, 2007. It’s a sad day I’ll never forget, and it’s why during Memorial Day those around me...

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    May 28, 2014

Also Time To Recall Family, Friends

I was reminded on Memorial Day that the day was set aside to remember and honor our veterans. It is also a day when we remember all of our deceased family and friends. If you grew up in a small community, you also had the privilege of keeping that...

 
 By Patricia Knierim    Opinion    May 28, 2014

Library Trustees Make Their Case

Dear Editor: I am writing to support the upcoming levy of 2 mills for the City-County Library. The library has been on a bare-bones budget for some time and desperately needs a better base from which to work. It is estimated that these two mills woul...

 
 By Janet Markle    Opinion    May 28, 2014

Library Trustees Make Their Case

Dear Editor: This June 3 our City-County Library will be on the ballot for mill levy approval. At this time, our budget is underfunded. We have applied for grants, solicited donations and received financial support from Friends of the Library for...

 
 By Sierra Dawn Stoneberg-Holt    Opinion    May 28, 2014

Water, Property Rights Key In County Vote

Dear Editor: One of the most important election decisions that will come before us in Valley County is that of county commissioner. Our commissioners represent our best legal line of defense against state and federal overreach. I believe that our...

 
 Obituaries    May 28, 2014

Lorraine Marion Bain

Lorraine Marion (Nelson) Bain, 94, passed away Friday, May 23, 2014. She lived a wonderful and eventful life. She was born April 16, 1920, on the family homestead in Tampico, Mont., in the horse and...

 
 Obituaries    May 28, 2014

Milfred Arlie Maurseth

Milfred Arlie Maurseth, 87, passed away May 8, 2014, in Falkirk, Scotland. With his wife at his side, he died peacefully after a short illness. He grew up in Nashua, where he completed high school...

 
 Obituaries    May 28, 2014

Walter Jasper Riggin

Walter Jasper Riggin, 91, passed away on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at the Nemont Manor Retirement Home in Glasgow, Mont. He was born at Barr, Mont., 30 miles north of Hinsdale, on March 23, 1923, to...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    May 28, 2014

Scottie Track And Field Wins Boys And Girls Divisional Titles

The wheels keep on turning. Like a fine-tuned machine, the Glasgow track and field team kept on trucking in Divisonals this past weekend. The boys and girls team captured first place again over the... Full story

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    May 28, 2014

Scotties Finish Fourth In Eastern B-C Divisionals

It wasn't exactly the home-field advantage Glasgow softball was hoping for. Hosting the Eastern B-C Divisional Tournament this past weekend as the No. 2 seed, Glasgow looked ready to head into the cha...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    May 28, 2014

All Grown Up

It's hockey season in Glasgow and the high school boys team is putting their gear on for another practice. A quick glance up as the team heads out to the ice and you spot him instantly. Even without...

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Sports    May 28, 2014

Hinsdale Going To State

Nine young guys and four young ladies are off to Great Falls this weekend to compete in the State Meet. It was a good year for the Raiders who started the season with 15 and gained two along the way who saw how much fun the others were having...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    May 28, 2014

Thibault Leaving GHS

Willie Thibault, Glasgow High School’s vice principal, activities director and transportation director, will be moving on to become principal for Washington Middle School in Glendive in the fall. Thibault first got the idea of wanting to become a...

 
 Classifieds & Real Estate    May 28, 2014

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