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Articles from the June 25, 2014 edition

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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 25, 2014

Artists Find a Home

A creative way to use wooden pallets now lines several artistic displays at the new Wheat Grass Art Gallery located in Glasgow. The art gallery has hopes of rekindling the love of art in the... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 25, 2014

Marlene Yoss: 16,000 Hours Of Volunteering

Humble and uncomfortable with extra attention, it's only a few words that friends and families described of one local volunteer. Words about being friendly, helpful and part of the family were heard...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 25, 2014

Plea Deals Entered In Drug Bust Case

A drug bust that took place in September is finally finding its way through the courts. Valley County sheriff’s deputies got a search warrant for a pickup that was pulled over on Sept. 8 and found marijuana, hashish, drug paraphernalia and...

 
 News    June 25, 2014

Jobless Rate Dips Below 3% Here

Valley County’s unemployment rate in May dropped below 3 percent again, while Montana’s unemployment rate dropped 0.2 percentage points over the month for a rate of 4.6 percent in May. The U.S. unemployment rate held steady at 6.3 percent....

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 25, 2014

Free Helmets Boost Bike Safety Effort In Nashua

Do you remember your hand signals? Most of us were taught at some point how to signal traffic while riding a bike, but many never learned the proper way to signal to cars if you were heading left,...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 25, 2014

Counterfeit Cash Surfaces In Glasgow

While it hasn’t been confirmed by the Secret Service yet, First Community Bank Manager Deb Waarvik believes she spotted a counterfeit $10 bill. The counterfeit bill came from Western Drug in the store’s regular deposit. While the local business i...

 
 By Virgil Vaupel    Opinion    June 25, 2014

War Of Words: Only The Names Have Changed

I recently received an email newsletter from U.S. Rep. Daines, who is doing his very best to “protect and defend” in Washington, D.C. The subject was “Only the Iraqis can secure their future.” The letter went on to say and I quote directly,... Full story

 
 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    June 25, 2014

Strange But True Smart Animal Stories

*++++++++++++++++++ gvbhhhhhhj I'm not sure what the above line says. It was typed by my cat, Holly, who has no qualms about walking across my computer keyboard. At times she has signed me out of a website, brought up an ad, and typed comments in my...

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    June 25, 2014

Livestock In The City Limits

Remember when it was not uncommon to see livestock within the city limits of small communities, including Glasgow? Rural residents that moved into town during the school year often brought the milk cow and chickens along. These were animals that...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    Opinion    June 25, 2014

During Dog Days Of Summer, Enjoy Water Safely

If there’s one thing I love about summer, it’s the heat. Call me crazy, but growing up in Southern Idaho made me a desert rat. There’s nothing like heading out to a lake, river or creek on a hot day hanging out with a cold beer with your feet...

 
 Obituaries    June 25, 2014

James Ray 'G.G.' Clinkingbeard

James Ray “G.G.” Clinkingbeard, 84, died in his home in Fort Peck due to natural causes on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. There will be a private memorial service with the family at a date to be determined. Jim, as many knew him, or G.G....

 
 Obituaries    June 25, 2014

Thelma Patricia Dostert

Thelma Patricia (Hopstad) Dostert of Nashua passed away at the Valley View Nursing Home in Glasgow on Monday, June 16, 2014, at the age of 92. Born on Dec. 2, 1921, to Norwegian immigrants Peter and...

 
 Obituaries    June 25, 2014

Victor Forslund

Victor Forslund, 61, passed away on the Jack and Pearl Nickel’s ranch in McCone County south of the Fort Peck Dam on Friday, June 20, 1014. Cremation has taken place and services will be held at a later date. He spent three years loving his life on...

 
 Obituaries    June 25, 2014

Janice Maureen St. Clair

Janice Maureen (Christensen) St. Clair, 70, passed away Friday, June 20, 2014, at Valley View Nursing Home in Glasgow, surrounded by family and friends, after courageously battling ALS. Funeral...

 
 Obituaries    June 25, 2014

Richard L. Hanvold

Richard L. Hanvold, 48, passed away Dec. 21, 2013.Burial will be at the Highland Cemetery in Glasgow on Saturday, July 5, at 11 a.m. He was the son of Karen Hanvold and the late Bill Hanvold, the...

 
 Obituaries    June 25, 2014

Angeline 'Angie' Susan Jensen

A rosary vigil will be recited Wednesday, July 2, at 7 p.m. and a Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, July 3, at 11 a.m., all at St. Raphael's Catholic Church in Glasgow for Angeline “Angie” Susan Jensen of Opheim. Interment will be on...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 25, 2014

The Cowgirl Way

Justinn Marshall has had a love for riding horses all of her life. Growing up on a ranch in Saco, Marshall began riding at an early age. Riding for the pure joy of it wasn't the only reason Marshall... Full story

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 25, 2014

Hundreds Run In Dam Race

The 20th annual Longest Dam Race saw the most number of participants in the event's history according to Glasgow Chamber Executive Director Lisa Olk. "We had 308 participants last year and this year...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 25, 2014

Weathering The Storm

After a last-minute change of venue, the 4th annual Aaron Chatten Memorial Softball Tournament was a big success. The Screaming Gophers of Frazer defeated F N' Classy of Sidney in the two-game...

 
 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 25, 2014

Wild Walk-Off

It wasn't pretty, but with the plethora of games the Glasgow Reds have been playing the last two weeks, it doesn't always have to be. The Reds added two more wins to their record as they took a pair...

 
 Classifieds & Real Estate    June 25, 2014

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 News    June 25, 2014

T-33 Jet Trainer Moved To Pioneer Museum in 1968

In 1968 a T-33 jet trainer was moved from the Glasgow airport to a pedestal at the future site of the museum in Glasgow. The jet was donated to the city of Glasgow by the Aerospace Defense Command's... Full story