The Glasgow Courier - Serving Proudly As The Voice Of Valley County Since 1913


(61) stories found containing 'glasgow police department'

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 61

 By James Walling    News    February 3, 2016 

City Discusses Furloughs, Grant Monies

The Feb. 1 meeting of the Glasgow City Council was a mixture of good news and bad. In the latter category, the council announced that hoped-for resiliency grant monies from the federal government in t...

 By Georgie Kulczyk    News    January 27, 2016

Drug Court Now in Session

It's not everyday people get excited about going to court, but Friday, Jan. 22 was just a little different. It was the first day of drug court in Glasgow. The courtroom was far from packed, but there...

 By Glasgow Police Dept.    News    January 27, 2016

Alcohol Sales Compliance Checks Planned

The Glasgow Police Department, Valley County Sherriff’s Office and the Valley County DUI Task Force are partnering together to conduct alcohol sales compliance checks. These checks will be conducted at establishments that sell and/or serve...

 By D.K. Holm    Arts & Entertainment    January 13, 2016

Film Shorts: Valley Cinemas, Streaming, The Worx

This week, Valley Cinemas holds over The Revenant, the Alejandro González Iñárritu's survival tale about Hugh Glass, the region's trapper scout in the early 1800s. The film has been validated by a...

 By Gwendolyne Honrud    News    December 30, 2015

Free Rides Available on New Year's Eve

Valley County Search & Rescue and local wrecker businesses will be providing free rides home on New Year’s Eve. The annual community service is supported by the Glasgow DUI Task Force. Drivers from Search & Rescue, Glenn’s Automotive, and... Full story

 By James Walling    News    December 16, 2015

Irle School Entrance Blocked

Glasgow Schools Superintendent Bob Connors says unusual weather conditions and equipment malfunctions led to inconveniences for parents dropping off students at the new Irle School on Friday, Dec. 11. The Courier received multiple calls from... Full story

 By Gwendolyne Honrud    News    December 9, 2015

Law Enforcement Brief

Scam telephone calls are typical this time of year. Callers purporting to be from Dish Network or the IRS have been reported to the Sheriff’s Department recently. While these calls are becoming a fact of life, law enforcement at all levels, local... Full story

 By GLASGOW POLICE DEPT.    News    December 9, 2015

Please Stay Safe This Holiday Season

The holiday season should be filled with joy and laughter with family and friends. However, that fun is often filled with underage drinking, which can lead to tragedy. Every year there are families in Montana whose holiday seasons are filled with...

 By D.K. Holm    Arts & Entertainment    December 9, 2015

Film Shorts: Valley Cinemas, Streaming, The Worx

The Good Dinosaur proves that it is indeed easy being green, as it's held over for another week at Valley Cinemas. Joining that film is the latest iteration of the Rocky franchise, unofficial as it ma...

 By Georgie Kulczyk    News    November 25, 2015

School Board Meeting Addresses Personnel, Twitter Bullying

The regularly scheduled school board meeting was held at the Glasgow Middle School Wednesday, Nov. 18. Trustees present were Chairperson Alison Molvig, Mona Amundson, Suzanne Billingsley, and John Dagget. Absent was trustee Nickolas Dirkes. On...

 Obituaries    November 11, 2015

Loretta M. Sand

Loretta Mae (Nieskens) Beebe Sand, 88, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015. She was born on May 15, 1927, at her grandparents' farm in Buffalo, Minn. Her father sent her mother and older brother to...

 By Patrick Burr    News    October 21, 2015

City Council Roundup

The Glasgow City Court received a $333,167 federal grant for the establishment of an adult treatment court. “Not a lot of limited courts of jurisdiction are awarded these grants,” said City Judge Lynn Gilbert. “This is something we’ve been...

 By Patrick Burr    News    September 23, 2015

City-County News in Brief

The Board of Valley County Commissioners approved the granting of $60,000 towards the repair of Skylark Road at its Sept. 16 meeting. The motion passed unanimously — though Committee Chairman Bruce Peterson expressed concern as to the source of...

 By Patrick Burr    News    September 16, 2015

City Government Tables Talks on Fire Truck Funding, Hires New Attorney

Fifty-plus Glasgow citizens packed into the city chamber room at the Recreation Department on Sept. 8, eager to speak their mind at the City Council meeting at which they knew the summer’s landmark issue would be decided. For months, the councilper...

 By Gwendolyne Honrud    News    September 2, 2015

Law Enforcement

Sheriff’s Department The Valley County Sheriff’s office has joined other law enforcement agencies across the state in the Department of Transportation’s “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign. According to a January 2015 study published...

 By Patrick Burr    News    August 12, 2015

Glasgow's First Paint Run/Walk Makes its Mark

One hundred fifty-five strong turned out for Glasgow's first annual Wounded Warrior Project Paint Run/Walk on Saturday morning. The event was sponsored by the Glasgow High School Student Council and...

 By Gwendolyne Honrud    News    July 29, 2015

Police Brief: Parking Advisory

Increased truck traffic due to harvest and construction is causing parking issues and crashes around Glasgow, according to Police Chief Barstad. Motorists are reminded not to park in the yellow no-parking zones or crosswalks and to exercise caution...

 By Patrick Burr    News    July 22, 2015

Community Heroes Day at Library Unites Public Service Branch Leaders, Educates Youth

Flanked by an idle airboat, three ambulances, and a police cruiser, Glasgow Fire Department's blood-red truck sits unmanned on Third Street South, its hard-hued exterior baking in the sun's midday slo...

 By Rod Karst    Sports    July 22, 2015

2015 Paint Run/Walk Set for Aug. 8

The 1st annual Paint/Run Walk will take place in Glasgow on Saturday, Aug. 8. The registration starts at 8 a.m. at the Glasgow Civic Center and the run/walk begins at 9 a.m. This is a 2.5-mile fun run/walk with proceeds to benefit the Wounded... Full story

 By Gwendolyne Honrud    News    June 24, 2015

Area Drug Program Ends

The Eastern Montana Drug Prosecution Coordinator program has been hard at work utilizing their remaining funding before the cut-off date of June 30. The grant, funded by the Department of Justice and passed through the Montana Board of Crime...

 Obituaries    June 24, 2015

Donald Strang

On a beautiful day on the Hi-Line (which he loved so much) Donald Strang, 73, saddled up and rode into his eternal green pasture. After a short bout of cancer, his passing was very peaceful at the Fra...

 By James Walling    News    June 17, 2015

Undersheriff Honored in Missoula

Undersheriff Vernon Buerkle was honored for 37 years of service in the Glasgow area with a Distinguished Career award by the Montana Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association June 11 in Missoula....

 Calendar    June 10, 2015

Calendar of Upcoming Events In Our Area

THURSDAY – JUNE 11 11 a.m. - “Bring Our Families Back” tour to discuss telecommuting and entrepreneurship in Montana. Glasgow area businesses and all interested persons are invited by Two Rivers Economic Growth to a roundtable event at... Full story

 By Gwendolyne Honrud    News    June 3, 2015

Police Caution Drivers, Advise Pet Owners

Chief of Police Bruce Barstad would like to remind drivers that the speed limit on 3rd Street S, between the Recreation Center and the hospital, is 15mph at all times. With the pool open and Summer Day Camp, there will be increased pedestrian...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    May 27, 2015

Police Find Drugs in Stolen Vehicle

According to the dispatch report and a press release from the Glasgow Police Department, dispatch received a call on Thursday, May 21 of a vehicle on the way towards Glasgow on Hwy. 2. The vehicle was observed heading west with three occupants,...


Page Down