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Articles from the June 18, 2014 edition

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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 18, 2014

Change Proposed For Cemetery

It's an emotional struggle for families involved at the Glasgow Highland Cemetery. The issue is whether standing headstones should be left alone or a city ordinance should be changed to allow... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 18, 2014

Landfill Cowboys

Sometimes reading the small print can help. It's something Brian Austin, the Valley County landfill manager, will agree to. While he isn't happy about taking second to August Aho, a Valley County...

 
 News    June 18, 2014

St. Marie's Widhalm New State VFW CMDR.

Local VFW Post 3107 member Art Widhalm was elected and sworn in as the Montana state commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars at its 92nd annual convention in Great Falls on Sunday, June 15. He was...

 
 News    June 18, 2014

Courier Wins Four State Press Awards

BUTTE – The Glasgow Courier continues its award-winning tradition. The Courier won four awards in the 2013 Montana Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest at Butte last weekend, including publisher Jim Orr's first place showing for best...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 18, 2014

How Did Penske Truck Get From Delaware To St. Marie? Good Question

An alert Valley County sheriff's deputy spotted a Penske truck with a trailer in St. Marie on Saturday morning. The truck had been parked in the area of Ash and Walnut Street for a few months, and he took the time to find out why the truck and...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 18, 2014

Changes Begin At County Health Dept.

While the Valley County Health Department is making a number of transitions, a few changes will begin this week. Due to staffing changes, the health department will now be open Monday through Thursday. Friday they will be closed. For more... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    Opinion    June 18, 2014

The Road To Freedom

I pay close attention to our law enforcement and court reports. I take note in my mind on certain things going on in our community. One thing I've been paying attention to, is where people are getting pulled over at, and what they end up getting...

 
 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    June 18, 2014

No Expiration Date For Making Your Dream Come True

Last week we decided to go visit my husband's brother, Bob, who lives in Boulder. Since we wanted to spend most of the week with him and it's a 400-mile drive to his home, we left on Sunday and drove as far as Havre, where we stayed overnight with... Full story

 
 By Bob Brown    Opinion    June 18, 2014

Hey, Candidates: Expose Your Dark Money Donors

The venerable Barry Goldwater warned that,“Unlimited campaign spending eats at the heart of the democratic process. It feeds the growth of special interest groups created solely to channel money into political campaigns. It creates an impression...

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    June 18, 2014

Time out For Some Discipline

Do you remember some of the methods of discipline your parents used when you were a child? I don’t remember that “time out” was in my parents' vocabulary. I remember a lot of threats like, “If I have to come up there (upstairs), you are...

 
 Obituaries    June 18, 2014

Rhoda Lee Fargo

Rhoda Lee (Lentz) Fargo, 76, passed away June 9, 2014, at Billings Clinic in Billings, Mont. She was born on Oct. 5, 1937, in Ronan, Mont., the daughter of August and Pearl (Palmerton) Lentz. She was...

 
 Obituaries    June 18, 2014

LuVern V. Kroll

LuVern V. Kroll, 80, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at his home in Boulder, Mont. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, June 21, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in St. Catherine's Parish Hall in Boulder. He was born in Little Falls, Minn., Oct. 4, 1934,...

 
 Obituaries    June 18, 2014

Gerald Lee Lone Bear

Gerald Lee Lone Bear, 52, of Poplar, Mont., left to be with dearly departed loved ones on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at the Poplar Community Hospital in Poplar, Mont. He was born on Dec. 21, 1961, to I...

 
 Obituaries    June 18, 2014

Sandrea Elaine Lonebear

Sandrea Elaine (Grandchamp) Lonebear, 69, passed away on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow. She was born on July 5, 1944, at the family's home in Frazer, the...

 
 Obituaries    June 18, 2014

Delores 'Dee' Luckman

Delores "Dee" (DeDobbeleer) Luckman, 81, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, June 4, 2014. She was born May 2, 1933, in Glasgow, the daughter of Roy and Helen (Czyzewski) DeDobbeleer....

 
 Obituaries    June 18, 2014

Geraldine Uphaus

Geraldine (Sather) Uphaus, 95, passed away on Sunday, June 15, 2014, at the Valley View Nursing Home in Glasgow, Mont. Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 19, at 11 a.m. at the First United...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 18, 2014

The Big Red Machine

The Glasgow Reds kicked off what is a grueling stretch of baseball with two outstanding wins at home against Miles City. The Reds took the first game of the doubleheader with a 11-0 victory. Glasgow... Full story

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 18, 2014

Glasgow Kiwanis Thunder Swim Team Takes Sixth in Malta

The Glasgow Kiwanis Thunder swim team participated in their second meet of the season at Malta in which the Thunder finished sixth in the team standings. On the individual side, the Thunder were once...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    Sports    June 18, 2014

Crashes Bring Crowds To Glasgow

As the cars made their way into the rodeo grounds a loud popping sound could be heard. It was the kick off to the evening, but unfortunately it was the end for Jeremiah Johnson before it even...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 18, 2014

Aaron Chatten Softball Tournament This Weekend

The 4th annual Aaron Chatten Memorial Softball Tournament takes place this weekend and Glasgow Recreation Department Director Jory Casterline expects another great turnout for a good cause. “The tournament has evolved since the first year,”...

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Sports    June 18, 2014

It's Been A Pleasure, Glasgow

That’s about it. Eight years and about 72,000 miles ago I asked Beth Henville, the then sports editor of the Glasgow Courier why the Hinsdale Raiders weren’t getting any “ink” and could I do something to change that situation. Beth told me...

 
 Classifieds & Real Estate    June 18, 2014

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