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 By A.J. Etherington    News    July 20, 2016 

City Council Brief

Glasgow’s City Council met July 18 for their bi-weekly council meeting. A first reading of Ordinance No. 952 included changes to clarify parts of the ordinance. The ordinance will be read a second time at the next city council meeting before it mov...

 
 By James Walling    News    July 20, 2016 

Search for Owner of Submerged Vehicle Called Off

The Valley County Sheriff's Office has concluded its search for the body of a Colorado man reported missing in mid-June. A truck owned by Robert J. Willenborg, 59, of Buena Vista, Colo., was discovere...

 
 By A.J. Etherington    News    July 20, 2016 

Lustre Community Draws Hundreds for Centennial Celebrations

The Lustre community celebrated its 100-year anniversary on July 3, 2016 with a crowd of family and friends estimated over 700 people. “I know I had at least 85 people at my house for the weekend,” said Martin Fast, whose family was among the... Full story

 
 By Montana Department of Justice    News    July 20, 2016 

Local Victims' Advocate Recognized

Attorney General Tim Fox presented three 2016 Outstanding Crime Victim Advocate of the Year awards at a ceremony July 15 at the Lewis & Clark Library Community Room in Helena. Among the...

 
 By Georgie Kulczyk    News    July 20, 2016 

Vets Face Monumental Task, Provide Invaluable Service

The staff of Planned Pethood Plus came a long way for a good cause. With less than half of their usual team of veterinarians and techs on hand, they performed an enormous number of spay/neuter surgeries during the recent clinic offered at the Valley... Full story

 
 By A.J. Etherington    News    July 13, 2016

City Council Highlights

Rob Kompel of the Glasgow Department of Public Works had some key highlights from the July 5 City Council Meeting. In addition to normal operating agenda items for the city such as decisions on employee stipends and downtown grant applications, the...

 
 By Georgie Kulczyk    News    July 13, 2016

Spay and Neuter Clinic Set For July 15 and 16

The Valley Event Center will once again be a hub of activity July 15 and 16 as it hosts the annual spay and neuter clinic. The mobile spay/neuter clinic is offered by Planned Pethood Plus, Inc. (PPP), which is based in Denver, Colo. Established in...

 
 By Shelley Mills    News    July 13, 2016

Extension Office Roundup

The Glasgow MSU Extension office has a trio of events coming up in the Valley County area. Exhibit Workshop MSU Extension and the Valley County Fair Commission are hosting a free workshop on Monday, J...

 
 By Parker Kulczyk    News    July 13, 2016

Jensen Appointed New County Attorney

After longtime Valley County Attorney Nick Murnion left his position to become Montana's 16th Judicial District Judge, the position has now been filled. Dylan Jensen, deputy attorney for Valley...

 
 By A.J. Etherington    News    July 13, 2016

Gianforte Rubs Elbows at the Busted Knuckle

On July 7, the Montana Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte and running mate Leslie Robinson were at the Busted Knuckle Brewery in downtown Glasgow for a meet and greet with Glasgow...

 
 By James Walling    News    July 6, 2016

Opening Ceremonies at the Northeast Montana Veterans Memorial in Fort Peck

There was a heck of a turnout at the official opening ceremony for the Northeast Montana Veterans Memorial Park on July 4. Kelly Siefert from The Buzz, commented that it was the busiest event he'd...

 
 News    July 6, 2016

Nashua All-School Reunion Set for July 8 - 9

Bernice (Johnson) Herman, Class of 1932, is riding her scooter five years ago, at the Nashua All-School Reunion Parade. She has the distinction of being the Queen for the Nashua All-Class Reunion... Full story

 
 News    July 6, 2016

Milk River Days

Milk River Days was a big success in Hinsdale over the holiday weekend. Montana Street was bustling during this year's parade, as were the rodeo, street dance, and other festivitie... Full story

 
 By A.J. Etherington    News    July 6, 2016

Glasgow Boy Scouts Raise Funds for Expedition

Glasgow Boy Scout Troop 861 spent the Independence Day Weekend serving food at both the John Hahn Memorial Softball Tournament and the dedication ceremony for the Northeast Montana Veteran's Memorial...

 
 By James Walling    News    July 6, 2016

Schindler Speaks After Parking Her Bike

When I spoke with Glasgow's Sarah Schindler at the Busted Knuckle on June 16, she was well within striking distance of completing her ride across Montana to raise awareness for suicide prevention....

 
 By A.J. Etherington    News    June 29, 2016

Frost Fires Back at HMS, Valley View Home

Angie Frost had worked for Valley View Home (VVH) as the Dietary Manager for over two years when she was unexpectedly let go the week of June 14th. Health Management Services (HMS), the managing agency that operates VVH, told Frost that she was... Full story

 
 By The Courier    News    June 29, 2016

Fireworks and Festivities

It’s going to be a hot night on the town for Independence Day this year (even if it is a Monday). The Glasgow and Long Run Fire Departments have teamed up with Gene Hartsock and the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce to put on a fireworks show at the...

 
 By Georgie Kulczyk    News    June 29, 2016

Nashua School Superintendent, Clerk Resign

Personnel changes again dominated the regularly-scheduled school board meeting held in Nashua on June 21. Following board approval to hire an English teacher (Terri Kaufman) and several classified staff, the trustees also approved student attendance...

 
 By Mark Hebert    News    June 29, 2016

Crowd Welcomes Pearl Jam Bassist, New Skatepark in Malta

In the movie Field of Dreams, Ray Kinsella hears a whisper telling him, "If you build it, he will come," while he walks through an Iowa cornfield. In Malta on June 26, the tireless efforts of a group...

 
 By James Walling    News    June 29, 2016

Hinsdale Sweet Shop Offers More than Sugar

The first time I walked into Leona Knutson's Sweet Memories on Montana Street in Hinsdale, it was half by accident. Noticing a sign for coffee and ice cream on the otherwise sleepy thoroughfare, I...

 
 By James Walling    News    June 22, 2016

Trio of Personnel Changes at Valley View

In response to mounting challenges in resident care at Glasgow’s Valley View Home, Health Management Services, the management company hired to run the facility in 2014, has fired at least one long-term employee in recent days. With as many as...

 
 By Parker Kulczyk    News    June 22, 2016

Strand Appears in Court, Sentenced to 90 Days

Parker Kulczyk The Courier In Valley County District Court on June 20, 2016, former Fort Peck Fine Arts Council Executive Director Mary Strand was sentenced on five felony counts of theft by embezzlement and money laundering. In attendance included m... Full story

 

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