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 Obituaries    July 23, 2014 

Danned Fred Volkening

Danne Fred Volkening, 78, of Holmen, Wis., died on Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse, Wis. Memorial services will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at...

 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    July 9, 2014

Governor's Cup This Weekend

It’s another big weekend of fishing ahead at Fort Peck as the 27th annual Montana Governor’s Cup Walleye Tournament kicks off Friday. The festivities begin on Thursday with a guys and gals tournament running from 8 a.m.- noon. Following that,...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    July 2, 2014

Some Dam Repairs Done, Close To It

While the flood of 2011 is still a topic of conversation, necessary repair work at Fort Peck Dam is ongoing. Even though several repair projects have been completed, the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers... Full story

 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...

 Sports    June 4, 2014

Fish Free With Dad

Here's the perfect gift for dad and grandpa: free fishing for all over Father's Day weekend, June 14-15. "There is no better way to enjoy Montana with friends and family than to plan for a day of fishing," said Jeff Hagener, director of Montana... Full story

 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    May 14, 2014

Catfish Classic On Horizon

The 15th annual Milk River Catfish Classic is right around the corner and the random draw for offical teams have been released. The Classic will be held on June 7. Jeff Unterseher, Glendive, MT. - Ben Unterseher, Glasgow, MT. Nick Pentas, Billings, M...

 Obituaries    April 9, 2014

Leona 'Mae' Garten

Leona "Mae" Garten, 78, the third oldest daughter of Charles and Bodil (Pedersen) Nagel, was a mother, grandmother, sister and friend. An amazing woman went home peacefully to be with her Lord on...

 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

Clifford Raymond Keller

Clifford Raymond Keller passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Glasgow, Mont., at the age of 57. Funeral services will be held Sunday, April 6, at 1 p.m. at Bell Mortuary in Glasgow, Mont. He was...

 By Ron Selden    Sports    March 26, 2014

Fort Peck Sees Decline In Fish Population

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks biologists say lower Fort Peck Reservoir water levels have had an impact on some fish populations, but benefits are still being realized from good water years in 2008 through 2011. “Since 2011, water levels have...

 Obituaries    January 22, 2014

Barbara Faye Marsh

Barbara Faye Marsh, 54, lived from July 1, 1959, to Jan. 12, 2014. A visitation was held Wednesday, Jan. 15, and Thursday, Jan. 16. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at the Bell...

 Obituaries    January 1, 2014

Patsy Maxine Reimche

Patsy Maxine (Stearns) Reimche, 68, died on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont. She was born on July 13, 1945, in Scobey, the daughter of Clinton "Kink"...

 Obituaries    November 20, 2013

Joseph 'Joe' Halvorsen

Joseph "Joe" Marshall Halvorsen, 94, died Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Sidney Health Center in Sidney, Mont. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23, at Pella Lutheran Church in...

 By Samar Fay    News    October 2, 2013

Federal Shutdown Hits Here

There’s no one answering the phone at the Glasgow Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management. “No one is available to take your call because of the government shutdown,” a recorded message says. A recording at the USDA office intones,... Full story

 By Gail Plovanic and Eileen Wiiliamson    News    September 25, 2013

The Host With The Most

Meet Duane Johnson. Of course, anyone camping at Fort Peck Lake in the last 10 years probably knows him. He has been the volunteer campground host at the Downstream and West End campgrounds at Fort...

 By Samar Fay    News    September 18, 2013

Faucet Opens For Rate Increase

After a public hearing on Sept. 16, the Glasgow City Council proceeded with its proposed water rate increase of $5 per month, effective in November, with another $5 increase planned in six months. Two residents questioned the reasons for the rate...

 Obituaries    September 18, 2013

Peter J. Grobel

Peter J. “Pete” Grobel, 59, was set free from the ever-long battle of leukemia on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, a beautiful Montana morning at his home in Helena with his immediate family nearby. His...

 News    August 28, 2013

A Lifetime Association

The Glasgow High School Educational Trust said this week that it is honored to announce a recent gift of $10,000 from former Glasgow resident and long-time Glasgow School District Clerk Eunice...

 Sports    August 28, 2013

More Than 200 Go Fishin' For A Cure In Fort Peck Lake Derby

Fishin’ for the Cure, a Montana-based organization that builds public awareness of childhood cancer and raises funds to support childhood cancer research, hosted its sixth annual Montana fishing derby. The event held Aug. 17 at Rock Creek Marina o...

 Sports    August 14, 2013

TV Time For Fort Peck Fishing Across Midwest

Jason Mitchell of the outdoor program Jason Mitchell Outdoors recently filmed a fishing segment on Fort Peck Lake. The show will highlight the trophy walleye fishing that make the lake famous. It is...

 Obituaries    July 31, 2013

Doris Kathryn Maas

Doris Kathryn (Daley) Maas died Wednesday, July 14, 2013, one week before her 91st birthday. Her family was gathered around her to express their eternal gratitude for a lifetime of unconditional love...

 By Samar Fay    News    July 24, 2013

Pet Passion

Glasgow is hosting its third spay-neuter clinic for dogs and cats in the South Side fire hall. On Tuesday, the lawn was covered with Chinese Auction items under tents and groggy dogs under blankets....

 By The Courier    Sports    July 24, 2013

Johnson, Keller Win Hell Creek Tournament

A total of 44.57 pounds was good for first place this past weekend in the Hell Creek Walleye Tournament at Hell Creek Marina on Fort Peck Lake. Forming the winning team were Kris Keller of Wolf Point and contributor Trevor Johnson...

 Obituaries    July 17, 2013

Janae Susanne Moore

Janae Susanne Moore, 20, died on July 10, 2013. She was born Oct. 3, 1992, in Sidney, Mont., to David and Terri (Kirkpatrick) Moore. She attended Sidney public schools. She lettered all four years in...

 By The Courier    Sports    July 17, 2013

Ducks Unlimited State Convention Opens Friday

Ducks Unlimited members from across the Big Sky State – America and Canada, too – are expected in Glasgow this weekend for the 2013 Montana DU State Convention. The award-winning Missouri/Milk River DU chapter will host, and a block of rooms is...


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