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Articles from the May 29, 2013 edition

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 By Samar Fay    News    May 29, 2013

GHS Class of 2013 – Small But Proud

Escorted by kilt-clad junior honor students, they walked in two by two, the Glasgow High School graduating class of 2013, the white-robed girls carrying red flowers, the boys in red wearing white... Full story

 
 By Samar Fay    News    May 29, 2013

Hail Storms Hit Or Miss Across County; Rain Record Set

If you were in it, like Glasgow was Saturday evening, the hail storm was bad. But only some areas were hit while most others escaped. Glasgow was subjected to a heavy downpour that turned into...

 
 By Samar Fay    News    May 29, 2013

Saluting The Fallen

Valley County residents joined many others across America in a ceremony of remembrance on Monday, Memorial Day. They met in the Civic Center to honor those in the military who have died in the...

 
 By Samar Fay    News    May 29, 2013

Vandals Damage City Pool Building, Break Kiwanis Swim Trophies

City employees discovered a mess at the Glasgow city pool last week. The Recreation Department secretary called police at about 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 21, saying an employee just told her the pool...

 
 News    May 29, 2013

County Transit Rates To Increase

Riders will notice a restructure in pricing starting in July when they ride the Valley County Transit. The Valley County Transit Board this month made the decision to restructure the cost for rides. The rate has remained the same since 1997, and was... Full story

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Opinion    May 29, 2013

Who Are Essential Gov't Workers?

A few years ago I was trucking my way around Washington, D.C. in a snowstorm of Biblical proportions. A voice came over my radio saying, “ All non-essential government employees need not report to... Full story

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    May 29, 2013

Drinking The Kool-Aid

Kool-Aid, Kook-Aid, tastes great, Kool-Aid Kool-Aid, can’t wait! Do you remember that slogan? You may also remember the nice frosty pitcher in the advertisement with the smiley face drawn on it. Does anyone still keep a pitcher of Kool-Aid in the... Full story

 
 By Will Deschamps    Opinion    May 29, 2013

HB 218 The Right Thing To Do For Eastern Montana

It comes as no surprise that much of the budget surplus that Montana has enjoyed for the last eight years has come from energy and natural resource development. Oil and gas efforts across Montana, especially our eastern most counties, has provided...

 
 By Sierra Dawn Stoneberg-Holt    Opinion    May 29, 2013

Dangerous Misconceptions About Wild Bison On The CMR

In the May 13 Great Falls Tribune, Tom France wrote, “The million-acre Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge, ideal native prairie bison habitat ... likely will emerge as the best possible site – and perhaps the only viable location –...

 
 Obituaries    May 29, 2013

Mary Moore

Graveside services for Mary Moore will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, at the Malta Cemetery, with Peggy Richardson of the Assembly of God Church officiating.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 29, 2013

Esther Margaret Presser

Esther Margaret (Funk) Presser died Friday, May 17, 2013, at the Faith Lutheran Home in Wolf Point, Mont., where she had been a resident for the past 13 years. She was a month and a half past her...

 
 Obituaries    May 29, 2013

John Ihnot

John Ihnot (formerly of Nashua, Montana) died of natural causes on Friday, May 24, 2013 at Northern Montana Care Center in Havre, Montana, just a few weeks short of his 99th birthday. Both the vigil...

 
 Obituaries    May 29, 2013

John Henry Greenwood

John Henry Greenwood, 72, of Frenchtown, Mont., died suddenly on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at home. There will be a time of celebration of John’s life at the Frenchtown Pond on June 15, at 2 p.m....

 
 Obituaries    May 29, 2013

Mona Lee (Buckles) Black Dog

On Friday, May 24, 2013, God sent his angels to get our beloved wife, mom and grandma, Mona Lee (Buckles) Black Dog, age 56. She died of heart failure at the Northeast Montana Health Services in Popla...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 29, 2013

Dailey Wins The Day

Clearing her final high jump gave Megan Dailey not only the event state title, but also her Scottie girls a spot on the podium. The high jump, one of the last events of the day at the Class B State... Full story

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 29, 2013

Errors, Key Injury Cost Scottie Softball

Nothing went the way it was supposed to for the Scottie girls. In their third-straight trip to state, everything was set up to achieve Glasgow’s ultimate goal, a state title. Instead, a rash of...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 29, 2013

Scottie Golfers Play State

Experience was the key for Tamrah Pewitt and Makkell Baillargeon in their rounds in Bigfork. Pewitt and Baillargeon, both sophomores, shot their first rounds of state golf at the Class B tournament...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 29, 2013

Hinsdale Represents Area Class C At State

A pair of Raiders scored the only points for area schools at the Class C State Meet in Laurel on Friday and Saturday. Fresh off a five-event sweep at districts and divisionals, Bethany Lacock ran... Full story

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    May 29, 2013

Champs Return For Cat Classic

It’s not exactly set up as a tournament of champions, but the 14th annual Glasgow Catfish Classic sure looks like it will be just that. In the 13 previous tournaments, 10 different teams have taken...

 
 By Ron Seldon    Sports    May 29, 2013

FWP Director To Be In Havre This Week

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Director Jeff Hagener and members of the FWP Commission will be in Havre June 4-5 to host a public open house and conduct the commission’s regular monthly meeting. The open house for area residents to informally visit...

 
 By Samar Fay    News    May 29, 2013

Waarvik Snags Two As This Year's Big Buyer

John and Mary Fahlgren held their sale of Black Angus bulls at the Glasgow Stockyards on May 9. Fahlgren Angus has been using AI since 1995. The six AI sires used were chosen to meet long term goals...

 
 Sports    May 29, 2013

2013 Paddlefish Harvest Ends

Paddlefish harvest season will close at intake fishing access site and in the Yellowstone River and the Missouri River below Fort Peck Dam effective Friday May 31, at 9 p.m. (Harvest may close earlier at Intake if the paddlefish harvest target is... Full story