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Articles from the January 31, 2018 edition

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 By James Shipman    News    January 31, 2018

Carney Runs for Commissioner

Editor’s note: The most recent addition to the list of candidates for Valley County Commissioner is Jim Uphaus. Check back for more candidate profiles in coming weeks. We have another newcomer to local politics. His name is Mike Carney. As former... Full story


Bullock Awards Tourism Grant

Missouri River Country Tourism Region of Fort Peck received grant funds in the amount of $28,000 from Governor Bullock on Jan. 19, through the Tourism Grant Program at the Department of Commerce, Office of Tourism and Business Development. Missouri... Full story

 By James Walling    News    January 31, 2018

Alcohol Compliance Checks, Highway Crash

Members of the law enforcement community in Glasgow attended a suicide prevention training course on Jan. 29. Valley County Undersheriff (and current candidate for sheriff) Luke Strommen was among the attendees. According to Sheriff Vernon Buerkle,... Full story


Reynolds Awards Donations to Area Causes

Reynolds Market in Glasgow recently awarded its first Friends of Reynolds (FOR) donations to participating non-profit groups since the program’s inception last fall. Hi-Line Sportsmen Club, the Evangelical Church, Hi-Line Youth Hockey and the Fort... Full story


It's Ice Fishing Time

The 20th Annual Ice Fishing Derby, hosted by the Glasgow Area Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture, will be held Saturday, Feb. 10. Registration will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with fishing starting... Full story


Russ Fagg

I have known Russ Fagg for over 25 years. When you know someone a long time, you see what they are made of. Russ served as a Montana district judge for 20 years in Yellowstone County. Judges have the title "Honorable" in front of their names. This...


Pet Rescue

My family was sorry to hear that Cindy was denied her permit to continue operating her pet rescue. Clover has really completed our family. She's polite to the other animals, both wild and domestic....


Outside Skating Rinks

Do you remember outside skating rinks? Being a long-time resident of Valley County, I remember when almost every community had an outdoor skating rink. If you lived in a larger community like Glasgow, you had the luxury of several different skating...


A Few Tests for Tester

The election cycle is picking up steam and campaigning is well underway. While it is important to pay attention to what each candidate has said, it is also important to look at what each candidate has done. This proves more true for an incumbent...


Hearing History

Last week, I wrote about a gentleman who lived next door to us -- Grandpa Hjort. I learned a great deal from him. As I thought about him later on, it came to mind that Grandpa Hjort was like so many older people I visited with when I was growing up....


Land Sales, Grabs

Over the past month it was made public that the Interior Department, the one run by Ryan Zinke, proposed the“disposition of federal real property,” in an effort to pay for infrastructure projects. Zinke of course denied it, and has recently told...

 By Lori Dailey    News    January 31, 2018

First Lutheran Church Meet, Greet and Eat

On Tuesday, Feb. 6, from 5 – 7 p.m., First Lutheran Church will be hosting a Taco Fest for the whole family. While you enjoy a delicious fry-bread taco bar, volunteers will do all the cooking and... Full story


Upcoming Events in the Area

The Valley County Pioneer Museum is closed through the end of January. THURSDAY – FEB. 01 9:30 a.m. - The Nashua Community is invited to the Ladies’ Coffee Hour every Thursday at the Nashua Senior Center. 2 p.m. - Valley County Transportation Adv... Full story


Heather Anne Monson

Heather Anne (Swanson) Monson, age 49, passed away Friday, Jan. 26, 2018,, at Swedish Medical Center in Denver, Colo., from a severe AVM rupture. There will be a short funeral service at 11 a.m., on... Full story


Sidney 'Sid' D. Sulser

Sidney "Sid" D. Sulser, 85, passed away early in the morning of Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, while at RiverStone Hospice House in Billings, Mont. He was born on July 12, 1932, to Ethel and Samuel Sulser in... Full story


Allen C. Sevareid

Allen C. Sevareid, 73, of Glasgow, Mont., passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. A memorial service will be Thursday, Feb. 1, at 10:30 a.m. at Bell Mortuary with a luncheon following at Bell Mortuary.... Full story


Wayne Jacobs

Wayne Jacobs, 86, retired rancher, farmer and Korean War vet, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, surrounded by family. He was born to Vernon and Francis (Hulbert) Jacobs July 8, 1931,... Full story


Highlanders Capture Overall Title at Home Invite

The GHS gym was packed with people Jan. 27 as the Glasgow Wrestling Club hosted more than 400 area wrestlers. With passion and determination, the Highlanders battled tough competitors all day. For... Full story


Scotties Fall to Poplar

Poplar 56, Glasgow 36 (Girls) Poplar 15 2 24 15 – 56 Glasgow 6 12 4 14 – 36 Poplar: R. MacDonald 4, H. Brunelle 12, S. Youngman 8, G. Medicine Cloud 8, H. Colgan 3, C. Shields 11, I. Bighorn 10.... Full story


Ice Dawg Scores

BANTAMS Great Falls 4, Glasgow 3 (01-27-18) Period 1 Goals: Colter Barnett, unassisted. Penalties: Michael Hoyer, two minutes, tripping. Period 2 Goals: Colter Barnett, unassisted. Penalties: 0... Full story


Class C Basketball

01-26-18 North Country 77, Nashua 34 (Boys) N. Country 18 20 15 24 – 77 Nashua 4 16 11 3 – 34 North Country: J. Lee 8, L. Idler 12, J. McColly 7, C. DePuydt 6, T. Murphy 5, T. Simonson 32, A.... Full story


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