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 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...

 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    July 10, 2013


The 26th annual Montana Governor’s Cup Walleye Tournament set for this weekend has already set an eight-year high in registration numbers. With three days to go, 109 teams have signed up to participate in the two-day event, the most since 2005,...

 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    July 3, 2013

Gov Cup Gives It 100%

Fishing teams can expect a full payout at the 26th annual Governor’s Cup set for July 11-13, as the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce decided to pay back 100 percent of tournament fees. “The Gov Cup committee this year decided, to try to attract more t... Full story

 By Samar Fay    News    June 19, 2013

Floodwater Gone; Storm In Forecast

After two weeks above flood stage, the Milk River at Glasgow dropped below the 25-foot flood stage on Tuesday and is expected to fall quickly, to around 16 feet on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service office in Glasgow. The river...

 Obituaries    June 19, 2013

Elizabeth 'Bettie' Hall

Elizabeth “Bettie” (Tryon) Hall, 93, formerly of Glasgow, died of natural causes on Thursday, May 16, 2013, in Joseph, Ore. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 22, at 3 p.m. at the First...

 By J. Levi Burnfin    Sports    June 19, 2013

Longest Dam Races Through Generations

Over 280 participants ran, walked or biked the Longest Dam Race on Saturday, enjoying near perfect weather at the 19th annual event. A brisk wind that gave runners, walkers and bikers trouble on the...

 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 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 –...


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