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Articles from the June 5, 2013 edition

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 By Samar Fay    News    June 5, 2013

Milk River Above Flood Stage

The Milk River at Glasgow jumped ahead of predictions and rose to 25.6 feet late Tuesday night. Flood stage is 25 feet, so there is minor flooding in low-lying areas. The latest forecast from the... Full story

 
 By Sierra Dawn Stoneberg-Holt    News    June 5, 2013

Mongolian Students Visit Timber Creek Ranch

Dr. Cliff Montagne, of Montana State University’s Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, brought grad students Lora Soderquist, Rebecca Kurnick, Badamgarav (Badmaa) Dovchin and...

 
 By Eileen Traeholt    News    June 5, 2013

In The Navy

Derrick Simons graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Md., on Friday, May 24. Graduates numbering 1,047 marched through the rain to the 163rd commencement exercises that were held at the...

 
 By Samar Fay    News    June 5, 2013

Vandalized Saco Shooting Range Closed

Because of repeated vandalism at its shooting range on private land south of Saco, the Saco Shootist Society has closed the range to the public. “This has been going on for several years,” said Richard Barnard, vice president of the Saco... Full story

 
 By Samar Fay    News    June 5, 2013

Computer Virus Hits Here

A virus has infected several computers in this area, locked them up and demanded money to release them. Dale Bender of Glasgow was a victim recently, and said, “It’s really sick.” Bender was watching an evangelist on the computer when suddenly... Full story

 
 By Samar Fay    News    June 5, 2013

City Council To Rebid Fire Hall Roof

No bids to repair the roof of Glasgow’s south side fire hall were received by the deadline last week. Director of Public Works Bob Kompel said three contractors picked up bid packets. He was following up with two of them to ask why they chose not t...

 
 By Letter To The Editor    Opinion    June 5, 2013

No, No, No: Saco Shooting Range Closed

Dear Editor: I am shocked and disappointed, by the events that have occurred at the shooting range south of Saco. It is evident that a person or persons unknown, do not understand the meaning of the word “no,” such as: “No” jacketed bullets... Full story

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Opinion    June 5, 2013

Cruisin' Around In My 1996 Ford Crown Victoria

A few weeks past I caused an incident in town, which in turn caused much consternation, angst and some downright anger amongst some of the citizenry of our fair village. Please, allow me to explain...

 
 By Travis Kavulla    Opinion    June 5, 2013

Speak Out On BLM's Hi-Line Plan

When did the sage grouse become a national priority surpassing energy independence, and does this fowl really require millions of acres of energy-rich land to survive? Those are the obvious questions that arise when reading the Bureau of Land...

 
 Obituaries    June 5, 2013

Joy E. Rogers

Joy E. Rogers, 72, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, May 28, 2013, from heart failure at the Valley View Nursing Home in Glasgow, Mont. She was born on Feb. 7, 1941, in Wolf Point, Mont., the daughter of...

 
 Obituaries    June 5, 2013

Roy Dale Smith

Roy Dale Smith, 74, died Thursday, May 30, 2013, from a pulmonary embolism at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont. He was born on July 17, 1938, in Pedro, Calif., to his mother,...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    June 5, 2013

Whiskey For All

That rumbling you heard on Saturday and Sunday was not an earthquake. It was the ear-shredding grumble of 400-horsepower engines running down a dirt drag strip and through four-foot deep mud. Milk Riv... Full story

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    June 5, 2013

Molstads Reclaim 'Cat' Crown

Champions reigned in the Milk River Catfish Classic on Saturday. The top five teams were all former winners of the title, including the top duo of Nate and Jerry Molstad, who reeled in 37.29 pounds...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    June 5, 2013

Spring Sports Future Looks Bright For Scotties

It didn’t exactly go to plan. The breaks didn’t always go the Scotties’ way. And the weather didn’t play fair. Nevertheless, the Scotties still had a successful spring sports season and are se...

 
 Sports    June 5, 2013

Montana Senior Olympics Upcoming

Register now for Montana Senior Olympics to be held in Great Falls, June 20-22. The registration deadline is Friday, June 7. Complete registration information and forms are available on the Montana Senior Olympics web site at www....

 
 Sports    June 5, 2013

Region 6 Citizens Advisory Council Meets June 11

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ Region 6 Citizens Advisory Council will meet from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 11 at the Fort Peck Fish Hatchery. The meeting, which is open to the public, will include a review of recent legislative changes and FWP bud...

 
 By Janet Bailey    Sports    June 5, 2013

Opheim Hosts First Game

The Opheim Little League Twins played their first home game last Tuesday against the Scobey White Sox. The Twins lost 9-1. Adler Morgan pitched four innings for the Twins and Haylee Fauth pitched...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    June 5, 2013

Rasmusan, Sillerud Start Title Defense Strong

Defending champions JR Rasmusan and Norm Sillerud got off to a good start as they try to repeat as “Team of the Year” for the Fort Peck Championship Series. The duo took first place at the Rock...

 
 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    June 5, 2013

Reds Win Three

Walt Dalbey was the only Reds pitcher to receive a loss in four games this weekend. The unquestioned ace of the staff was set to lead the Reds to a four-game sweep of Glendive in the final game on Sun...

 
 By Ron Seldon    News    June 5, 2013

Black Bear Captured Near Brockway Successfully Moved to Little Belts

A black bear captured on a ranch near the McCone County town of Brockway over the Memorial Day weekend has been moved by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks wardens to a new home in the Little Belt...

 
 News    June 5, 2013

What's New At The Pioneer Museum?

Well, I’m not sure what all is new. However, I can tell you what is new at the Pioneer Museum in Glasgow right now. For the next month or so a special attraction will be the William Standing Art Collection which is on display for all of you to visi... Full story