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 By Parker Kulczyk    News    August 17, 2016

Coloring Outside the Lines for a Good Cause

With last year's Paint Run/Walk being such a hit, Glasgow High School student council and G-club have decided they will continue it as an annual tradition. The 2nd Annual Paint Run/Walk will be on... Full story

 

Glasgow's City Pool is Drowning

The city pool in Glasgow was built where it stands, or slouches now, 43 years ago. It was opened in June of 1974. It was expected to last around 10 years. Like many other things in Glasgow, it has long outlasted its expiration date. It is now in...

 
 By Marc Kloker    Sports    July 13, 2016

"Kids to Fish" In Full Swing

A popular Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) Region 6 program that allows children and their families to check out free fishing rods and tackle is in full swing again this year. Just in time...

 
 By James Walling    News    January 6, 2016

City Council Update

The Glasgow City Council met for a brief, post-holiday session in council chambers on Jan. 4. Among the agenda items addressed were the approval of two Dry Prairie Rural Water easments. Both are...

 
 By Cindy Markle    News    January 6, 2016

$100,000 Donation Made to VCCC

This week, Valley County Community Foundation Board Chair Ken Oster announced the receipt of a $100,000 gift from former Glasgow residents Jim and Marilyn Parke. The gift will benefit charitable efforts within Valley County for years to come....

 

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 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 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 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...

 

GHS to Host Sports Summer Camps

Glasgow Scottie Volleyball Camp at GHS – June 1-3 (9:00-Noon Grades 4-9. Afternoons Grades 10-12) – June 4 (9:00-Noon for grades K-3) Glasgow Scottie Boys Basketball and Scottie Girls Basketball camp with Bill Driekosen (Rocky Mountain...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    April 22, 2015

Check It Out

Giving a little bit that will go a long way has become an annual tradition for the Valley County Community Foundation (VCCF). Several community members gathered on Monday, April 20, at the Valley...

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    News    March 4, 2015

Veto Or Not, Pipeline Talk Big Here

The Valley County Planning and Zoning Commission held its first public hearing on work force camps proposed by TransCanada during the Keystone XL Pipeline project. Valley County would house two of the... Full story

 

For Your Information, Kloker Now At FWP Glasgow Office

Marc Kloker has been appointed as the Region 6 information and education program manager for Montana of Fish, Wildlife & Parks. He will be based out of Glasgow, and replaces Ron Selden, who...

 

Tennis Anyone? Top Instructor To Lead Clinic

A free community tennis clinic with a top instructor will be offered by the Glasgow Recreation Department at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, in the Glasgow Civic Center. The clinic will be instructed by Jeremiah Walsh, director of tennis at Sun Oaks...

 

Turkey Trot Returns Nov. 1 To Glasgow

The 23rd annual Turkey Trot will be begin 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Glasgow Civic Center. The race starts and ends at The Civic Center. The cost will be $10 per participant with a non-perishable food item or $12 without a non-perishable food... Full story

 

County Health Department Gets New Look

Changes are still settling in at the Valley County Health Department as back to school immunization and flu season starts. Not only are they sporting a new executive director and a new RN, they also have expanded their office and have gotten a new...

 

The Easiest Way To Participate In Government

I'll say it again, if we can't pay attention to the details and understand the fundamentals of government at the lowest levels, how can we ever hope to get a grasp on the national level and understand the real problems we're facing? Last week I talke...

 
 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 Quinn Robinson    Sports    May 21, 2014

A Pool In Peril

It’s approaching the time of year where the sun finally comes out and the temperatures heat up and all that can mean is another joyous summer spent at the Glasgow City pool. In order to get the pool ready for the summertime crowd, it has to be...

 

Radioactive Waste, Bison and XL

January • The winter storm that hit northeast Montana on Thursday night, Jan. 10, wasn't a surprise. It had been making its way across the state, heralded by the forecasters. But its intensity on... Full story

 

FWP Agreement Highlights 3,700 Acres In Phillips County

A memorandum of understanding between Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation allows about 3,700 acres of federal land near Wagner in Phillips County to be specifically designated as being...

 
 By Samar Fay    News    October 23, 2013

Workers Catching Up After End Of Shutdown

When the federal government shutdown ended last Thursday, local federal employees returned to work and tried to catch up after 16 days of furlough. Mike Hagfeldt, the chief of the USDA office, said they were trying to get back into the swing of...

 
 By Samar Fay    News    May 29, 2013

Vandals Damage City Pool Building, Break Kiwanis Swim Trophies

City employees discovered a mess at the Glasgow city pool last week. The Recreation Department secretary called police at about 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 21, saying an employee just told her the pool...