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  • Nemont Manor Foundation Presents Grants To Local Organizations

    For the Courier|Jun 19, 2024

    The Nemont Manor Foundation presented $50,000 in grants on June 11 to 10 organizations that benefit the Valley County community. The grants were awarded from the Valley County Masonic Endowment Fund, which was established at the Montana Community Foundation in 2022. Grant requests were reviewed by the Valley County Masonic Endowment Committee. Awardees include: Shriners Hospitals for Children - $22,000 for the Shriners Children’s Hospital in Spokane. Fort Peck Fine Arts Council - $1,500 to bring the Theatre for Young Audience to Fort Peck Theat...

  • Corps Of Engineers Seeking Information Regarding Vandalism At Kiwanis Park

    For the Courier|Jun 19, 2024

    The US Army Corps of Engineers at Fort Peck is seeking any information regarding the recent vandalism that took place at Kiwanis Park. Several structures were spray painted including a cement picnic table and a large playground. The removal of the paint will be both expensive and labor intensive, if it can be removed from these resources. The vandalism was first noticed on June 3. A report with the Valley County Sheriff's office was completed on June 4. If you have any information regarding the... Full story

  • Adventure Begins At Your Library

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    Please join the Glasgow City-County Library for a free production from the Fort Peck Summer Theatre for Young Audience on Tuesday, June 25, at 10 a.m.! The Theatre will present Bremen or Bust. Everyone is welcome! It’s not too late to register for the Summer Reading Program at the Glasgow City-County Library! Program runs through July 26. Programs are free and open to all ages! For more information and register contact the Library at 408 3rd Ave S, Glasgow, 406-228-2731 or visit their website, www.glasgowlibrary.org/.... Full story

  • Montana VA Summer Vet Fest Two Day Event

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    Come out on Wednesday, June 26, Glasgow VA Clinic, and/or Wednesday, June 27, at the Cottonwood Inn, Glasgow, and learn what VA can do for you. The first day, resources will be available at 630 2nd Ave. S., from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Glasgow VA Clinic. Information will include MyHealtheVet; Eligibility/Enrollment and Toxic Exposure Screening. The second day, resources will be available at the Cottonwood Inn, Glasgow, 54250 US Highway 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Information will include Homeless/HUD-VASH, Eligibility/Enrollment, PAT Social Work,... Full story

  • Milk River Chapter Flag Day Celebration

    For the Courier|Jun 19, 2024

    Milk River Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, presented Flag Day Certificates to area businesses on Friday, June 14. In 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation that designated June 14 as Flag Day. On Aug. 3, 1949, National Flag Day was officially established by an Act of Congress. The week of June 9 – 16, 2024 was designated as Flag week. American citizens are encouraged to fly your flag every day but especially during Flag week Chapter Regent Joy Linn, C...

  • Great Northern Development Corporation Celebrates 30 Years Of Economic Development And Community Transformation In Northeast Montana

    For the Courier|Jun 19, 2024

    Great Northern Development Corporation (GNDC) is proud to announce the celebration of its 30th anniversary. Since its inception, GNDC has been dedicated to fostering economic growth and revitalizing the local economy across the six counties it serves: Valley, Daniels, Sheridan, Roosevelt, Garfield, and McCone. Over the past three decades, GNDC has played a pivotal role in transforming the communities within northeast Montana. Through a variety of initiatives and programs, GNDC has successfully supported small businesses, facilitated job...

  • Glasgow Stockyards Report

    For the Courier|Jun 19, 2024

    The market report for the Glasgow Stockyards on June 13 show 543 cattle sold. Utility and commercial cows sold for $128 to $149.50, with the top selling for $160. Canner and cutter cows sold for $110 to $135; Young Feeding/Turnout Cows $155 to $214; and bulls $145 to $174.50. Consignors were: Whitewater 2200 Bull $165.00 Frazer 1925 Bull $170.00 Malta 1878 Bulls $167.50 Malta 1775 Bull $171 Glasgow 1372 Cows $157.00 Glasgow 1390 Cow $160.00 Glasgow 1402 Cows $149.50 Malta 1405 Cow $145.50 Malta 1425 Cow $148.00 Malta 1428 Cows $145.50 Peerless...

  • Local LE Requesting Assistance In Finding Suspects In Acts Of Vandalism

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    The Valley County Sheriff’s Office and Glasgow Police Department are requesting the assistance from the community on reporting suspicious behavior regarding vandalisms. The Glasgow Police Department has been investigating vandalism cases near the east side of Glasgow by the baseball field. There have been multiple fires causing property damage in the same area within the last month. They believe suspects are a group of juvenile males between the ages of 10 and 14 years old. As the investigations continue, the Valley County Sheriff’s Office and... Full story

  • Structure Fire At Shady Rest

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    Glasgow/Long Run Fire Department was paged to a structure fire at Shady Rest, in Glasgow, on June 5, at 12:53 p.m. Upon arrival, fire was observed on the exterior of the residence with smoke showing from the eaves. A trooper with Montana Highway Patrol was first on scene and immediately started using a fire extinguisher on the exterior of the residence. Fire crews then began fire suppression. There was moderate damage to the exterior of the home and minimal damage to the inside. There were 13 fire personnel on scene with Fire Command, Engine... Full story

  • Tester Joins Republicans On Resolution To Overturn Biden Administration Nursing Home Staffing Mandate

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    U.S. Senator Jon Tester has joined Republican colleagues in introducing a Congressional Review Act resolution to overturn the Biden Administration’s first-ever minimum staffing mandate for nursing homes that was finalized last month. A Congressional Review Act resolution, or CRA, is an oversight tool Congress may use to overturn final rules issued by federal agencies by a simple majority vote. “Too many folks in Washington don’t understand the challenges that long-term care facilities in rural areas face,” said Tester. “At a time when nursin...

  • State American Legion Convention In Glasgow

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    There will be a State American Legion Convention in Glasgow, Thursday, June 27, through Sunday, June 30. All American Legion, Sons of American Legion and Auxiliary are invited to attend. Registration is encouraged before hand as it will be $5 or more at the door. The Convention consists of meetings and meals. The meals will be in Glasgow and a barbecue in Kiwanis Park in Fort Peck. It will also include tours at the Veterans Memorial, the Interpretive Center, the Power Houses and the lake area. There will be horseshoes at the barbecue. The...

  • Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Opens At FPST

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    An international hit, this modern entertaining and inspiring spectacle musical tells the age-old Biblical story of Joseph and his coat of many colors. As young dreamer Joseph rises from being outcast by his jealous brothers to becoming advisor to the Pharoah, a kaleidoscope of song and dance bursts onto this stage. The cast is led by Royce McIntosh as Joseph and Darci Monsos as Narrator. Local cast members include: Dan Hance as Jacob, Tommi Prewett as Gad and Tanner White as the Baker, along with MacKenzie Bigelbach, Bryten Clark, Henry Holte,... Full story

  • Glasgow Stockyards Report

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    The market report for the Glasgow Stockyards on June 6, show 669 cattle sold. Utility and commercial cows brought in $125 to $145.50; canner and cutter cows $95 to $125; young feeding/turnout cows $150 to $216; bulls $140 to $175 and young two-four year old cow calf pairs $3,000 to $3,700. Consignors were Larslan 2303 Bulls $173 ($3,984) Glasgow 1964 Bulls $175 Malta 1963 Bulls $169 Glasgow 1750 Cow $136.5 ($2,389) Opheim 1607 Cows $140.25 Wolf Point 1420 Cows $141.50 Wolf Point 1465 Cow $139 Whitewater 1454 Cows $139 Malta 1405 Cow $139.50...

  • Reclamation Awards $88 Million From Investing In America Agenda To St. Mary Diversion Dam Replacement Project

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    The Bureau of Reclamation has announced more than $88 million from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda to the St. Mary Diversion Dam Replacement project. The project, funded by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, will bring reliable irrigation and municipal water from the St. Mary River to rural customers in Montana along the Milk River. The $88,321,400 project award to NW Construction, Inc. out of Bozeman, Mont., ensures the water users along the Milk River have a reliable water source while protecting Bull Trout through the E...

  • Glasgow's See Earn Montana University System Honor Scholarships

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    The Montana University System has awarded the prestigious Montana University System Honor Scholarship Glasgow High School 2024 graduate Emily See. The MUS Honor Scholarship is a renewable scholarship offered by the Montana Board of Regents that waives undergraduate tuition for up to eight semesters at any campus of the Montana University System or Montana's Community Colleges. The scholarship's average value is $20,000. It is the most prestigious scholarship offered centrally by the Montana...

  • Lagerquist Graduates And Signs With University Of Utah

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    Glasgow's Kylie Lagerquist was part of Dakota College at Bottineau, in Bottineau, N.D., Commencement ceremony on May 10, where she achieved a degree in advertising and marketing. On April 10, she was also recognized for Academic Achievement for maintaining a 4.0 grade point average while playing college hockey. While furthering her education, Lagerquist has been playing hockey for the Dakota College Lumberjacks and will continue her career, as well as her education, at the University of Utah in...

  • Glasgow High School Honor Roll

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    Ninth Grade 4.0: Tayven Bietz, Paityn Britzman, Trevin Gibson, Eva Hlad, Rowen Kloker, Gina Page, Mylee Rasmusan, Karsyn Sillerud and Molly Whitmer 3.75-3.99: Mia Peterson and Mayzie Yoakam 3.33-3.74 Hannah Holinde, Jensina Tweten, Justis Justis Hirsch-Kreuser, Kinley Strommen, Pyper Brandt, Trey Graham, Cade Hudyma, Gage Larsen, Dylon Fisher-Murch, Halle Hunter and Haleigh Huntsman. 10th Grade 4.0: Gage Anderson, Emily Bell, Joely Chappell, Riley Clampitt, Brynn Donaldson, Warren Gamas, Josie Kemp, Tessa Miller, Cameron Nelson, Braxton...

  • Glasgow Middle School Quarter 4 Honor Roll

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    Those marked with an asterisk (*) achieved a 4.0 for Quarter 4 Sixth Grade Mali Allen* Blaire Billingsley* Clair Britzman* Ransome Butterfield Ava Budde* Beckett Doornek Carley Egleston Wade Fuhrman* Saunten Gamas* Ella Gilchrist Brynlie Harris* Tyrus Hartwell* Colt Hudyma Addison Hughes Quincy Iwen Olivia Jackson* Elise Kirkland Tenley Knight* Tate Loftsgaard Harry Murphy Rueby Nixdorf* Tucker Twitchell Adam Weber Riley Pattison Jacob Seekins Leshia Stutheit* Rivers Sugg Walker Sugg Finley Tatafu Garris Tolzien* Lillian Tuttle Hunter...

  • Irle Elementary School "A" Honor Roll

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    Second Grade: Kylah Aiken Paisley Beer- Corey Beil Rygan Gamas Isla Gilchrist Archer Henry Ava Radakovich Torrin Schaaf Carter “CJ” Sillerud Monica Stevenson Addie Stringer Oliver Turner Colton Wilcox Third Grade: Luke Abrahamson Noah Abrahamson Holly Bell MacKenzie Bigelbach Bridger Brooks Jaxon Budde Stella DeDobbeleer Sylas Egleston Makenna Engstrom Will Fuhrman Blake Grey Bear Porter Hopstad Buddy Jackson Eli Love Caden Murch Jack Murphy Casen Reiner (McDowall) TenLea Sundeen Gaia Swank Kila Tatafu Khayson Wiseman Fourth Grade: Kambryn Blo...

  • Clarence And Charlotte Fuhrman Memorial Scholarship Now Available

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    The Valley County Community Foundation is currently taking applications for the Clarence and Charlotte Fuhrman Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship is for any Valley County High School graduates OR residents who have resided in Valley County for three or more consecutive years who are seeking a secondary education. Applicants must have completed one year or more of secondary education with a 2.8 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit our website at https://valleycountycf.net/. Applications must be postmarked by Saturday, June 15,... Full story

  • Hinsdale Cooperative Community Scholarships Are Available

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    The Hinsdale Cooperative Community Scholarship committee announces the availability of five $1,000 scholarships for the 2024-2025 academic year. These scholarships are available to any student who has completed at least one year of study at an accredited college, university, business or vocational school. The applicant must be a graduate of Hinsdale High School. Scholarships will be awarded on an objective basis without regard to sex, age, race, religion or physical disability. Awards are made on the basis of academic achievement, financial... Full story

  • Montana High School Rodeo Association State Finals Results

    For the Courier|Jun 12, 2024

    Following are the local results of the Championship round and National High School Rodeo Finals Qualifiers from the Majestic Valley Arena in Kalispell, June 6 through 8, 2024. Also included are local scholarship recipients. NHSRA Merit Scholarship $1,000 Ty Westy, of Opheim Barrel Racing Championship Round Paytron Levine 15.48 Hailey Burger 15.73 Elle Werner 15.87 Brooke Billingsley 15.95 Steer Wrestling Championship Round Mitch Detton 4.55 Landon Burleigh 5.53 Teagen Arnold 11.48 Tatum Hansen 16.44 National Qualifiers Tatum Hansen 213 Ryder...

  • 2024 Scottie Booster Club All-Sports Banquet Honorees

    For the Courier|Jun 5, 2024

    The 2024 Scottie Booster Club held their All-Sports Banquet on May 28 at St. Raphael's Parish Gymnasium in Glasgow. This annual event is for all coaches and student athletes as well as a celebration of Scottie athletics from throughout the school year. This year's featured speaker was Nick Walker, a current multi-sport coach and athletic director at Killdeer High School in Killdeer N.D., where he is completing his second yar as a leader of Cowboy athletics. Walker is a 1998 graduate of...

  • Street Closure In Glasgow

    For the Courier|Jun 5, 2024

    In Glasgow, 3rd Street South, from 3rd Ave to 5th Ave., will be closed until approximately the 14th of June in order to allow construction crews to work on the pool. As a result of the windy conditions last week, concrete pouring for the pool was delayed and is expected to occur during the next few weeks. Please choose an alternative route during this time.... Full story

  • The Knierim Family Scholarships 2024

    For the Courier|Jun 5, 2024

    The Knierim family is offering scholarships to students currently enrolled in higher education, either in Montana or out of state, if the student is from Valley, Daniels, Sheridan or Roosevelt counties. A new feature of the scholarships is that the information can now be found on the World Wide Web at knierimfamilyscholarships.com and applications can be sent to Box 29, Glasgow, before July 15. Also new this year is a gift from the family of Pearl Nickels in her memory for students entering education or nursing. Pearl Nickels was a long time... Full story

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