Articles from the March 17, 2021 edition
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Valley View to Partially Reopen to the Public
Valley View Home will reopen their doors to the public on March 22 after more than a year of excluding open visitation to non-residents. According to Valley View Home administrator, Wes Thompson, the home is calling it a soft open and it comes with s...
Judge Affirms HRC Decision on NorVal Electric Sexual Harassment Case
District Judge Yvonne Laird either affirmed or modified four key findings from the Human Rights Commission’s decision in the sexual harassment case of Shalaine Lawson Vs. NorVal Electric Cooperative in late February. In the Feb. 24 decision, Laird...
Glasgow School Board Meets on Levy, Four-Day Week
The Glasgow School Board held their regular board meeting March 10. A brief deviation from the agenda was made so that the board could recognize the Glasgow Wrestling squad on their state championship before returning to scheduled business. The news...
Denying The Climate Crisis Will Only Make It Worse
Dear Editor, We all know what happens to the frog in a gradually warming pot of water. Too slow to react it eventually boils to death. Since the Industrial Revolution humans have been steadily... Full story
Helena Tries to Circumvent Public Input on Wildlife Mangement
Every two years, tens of thousands of Montana hunters gather in community centers, school cafeterias, and church basements to comment on proposed deer and elk hunting regulations. It's Montana... Full story
Public Shut Out Of Wildlife Decisions By Legislature And FWP
Montana hunters are being shut out of major decisions on future access to elk. The new approach in Helena, led by Speaker Wylie Galt and Fish, Wildlife and Parks Director Hank Worsech, is to spring... Full story
Gathering for the News
Do you remember when we didn't have 24 hour access to the news? Maybe the news was accessible many hours of the day, but most families gathered around the radio in the evenings. Some of you may... Full story
Calendar of Upcoming Events in the Area
The Valley County Pioneer museum’s hours for February through April will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Fort Peck Interpretive Center is open Monday through Friday by advanced appointment only. Masks are required and group size will be limited. Call the... Full story
Hinsdale Community Early Childhood Screening
To parents of preschool children in the Hinsdale Community who would like to have them participate in a free Early Childhood Screening, it has been set for: Date: Monday, March 29, 2021 Place: Hinsdale School Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM By...
Valley Care Coalition Community Meeting
The Valley Care Coalition will host a community meeting on Tuesday, March 23 from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at the Glasgow Evangelical Church. In addition to discussing the community’s wants and needs as they relate to the coalition; the meeting...
Reserve Tickets for GMS Play 'Aladdin Jr.'
The show will take place in the GHS auditorium April 16 at 7 p.m., April 18 at 7 p.m. and April 18 at 3 p.m. and all tickets must be reserved and purchased in advance. Tickets will cost $5 for adults and $3 for students. Due to COVID we will have a...
Marianne Costin passed away March 9th, 2021 surrounded by her family in the Malta Retirement Center at the age of 78. Marianne was born September 5th, 1942 in Heilbronn, Germany. She was the last of... Full story
Barbara Ann St. Clair Christman
Barbara Ann St. Clair Christman entered into eternal life on March 10, 2021 at the age of 90. She was born February 8, 1931 in Brooklyn, New York, the first child of Ward K. (of Glasgow, Mont.) and... Full story
Brett Allen Whitaker
Lifelong Saco, Mont. Resident, Brett Allen Whitaker, passed away peacefully in his sleep with his wife by his side Wednesday morning, March 10, 2021 from pancreatic cancer. Brett was born on May 6,... Full story
Let me start with a quick apology for having been missing from the Courier for the past month. I really wasn’t procrastinating. Family matters kept me from even thinking about either gardening or cooking. I’ve noticed lots of geese flying north...
North Country Girls Bring Home State Silver
Coach Amber Erikson expected some tough competition from Roy-Winifred and Fort Benton at the girls Class C State basketball tournament and her Mavericks found it. North Country rolled over Garfield...
Bantam Ice Dawgs Place Third at State
The Glasgow Ice Dawgs bantam team traveled to Miles City this past weekend to take their shot at the state champion title. Though the team fell to the eventual champions, they brought home the...