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Articles from the April 5, 2017 edition

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 By Kyla Burns    News    April 5, 2017

FMDH Welcomes New Orthopedic Surgeon

Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital is pleased to announce the arrival of a new Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Scott T. Croft, MD. Dr. Croft was born in Lovell, Wyo., and was delivered by his own grandfather,... Full story

 

Cornwell Ranch Conserves Land for the Future

The Cornwell family recently placed more than 15,000 acres of their ranch under conservation easements with the Nature Conservancy in Montana. By placing this land under conservation easement, they have ensured continued conservation of prairie... Full story

 

AEDs Placed Throughout Valley County

The Valley County Health Department, with a grant from Farm Credit Services and a donation from STAT Air Ambulance, has worked to purchase and place an automatic external defibrillator (AED) at six locations throughout Valley County. Two other... Full story

 
 By James Walling    News    April 5, 2017

House Approves Licenses for Traditional Tribal Bison Hunts

The Montana House on April 3, gave final approval to a bill to provide two licenses to each of seven Montana tribal groups for the traditional hunting of wild bison. House Bill 108, sponsored by Rep. Bridget Smith, D-Wolf Point, specifies that such... Full story

 
 By James Walling    News    April 5, 2017

Academic Athletes Patronize Glasgow's Downtown

Scobey High Principal Bryan Pechtl led a group of five students into Glasgow's south side during the high school portion of the Academic Olympics at Glasgow High School on March 29. Apart from... Full story

 

Attorney General Testifies to Change 'Consent'

Montana Attorney General Tim Fox testified on March 24 at the Montana State Capital Building in Helena to support Senate Bill 29. This bill, sponsored by Senator Diane Sands, D-Missoula, would change the definition of consent in Montana for the... Full story

 
 By Dane Osen    News    April 5, 2017

Law Enforcement Brief

The Valley County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Glasgow man on drug related charges last week. Michael Wagner, 31, was taken into custody by VCSO on March 31 after being charged with possession of dangerous drugs (methamphetamine and marijuana) and... Full story

 
 By Ronda Fuhrman    Opinion    April 5, 2017

Prom Problems

With only 3 days left until the Glasgow prom, my son's date, a senior student from Opheim, was informed that my son couldn't escort her this year because he is home-schooled. Apparently, GHS policy states that only students enrolled in a "public"...

 

Regarding Easter

In a few weeks it will be the days of Passover when Jesus Christ actually died and rose again exactly on the feast of First Fruit. There is a story in the Bible that tells us that Adam and Eve who had two sons, Cain and Able. Cain offered up a sacrif...

 
 By Michael Burns    Opinion    April 5, 2017

Coincidental Incidentals

Murky waters continue to cloud as information related to simultaneous investigations in the legislature are exposed. There is an ongoing investigation regarding possible Trump collusion with the Russians to influence the election and an investigation...

 
 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    April 5, 2017

Remembering Vo-Ag

Do you remember when the Glasgow High School had a Vo-Ag program and a FFA team.  Glasgow still has some of those FFA members and I wouldn’t be surprised if some of those “blue jackets” could be found in closets or trunks.  I remember...

 

Calendar of Upcoming Events in the Area

THURSDAY – APRIL 6 10 a.m. - Glasgow City-County Library will be doing story time at Valley View Nursing home. The theme is “Commotion in the Ocean.” 5:30 p.m. - Sugar Decorated Egg Workshop given by Extension Agent Roubie Younkin. The... Full story

 

Sandy Johnson

Sandy (Stecher) Johnson, age 70, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at her home on Happy Flats in Hinsdale, Mont., from complications of Primary Progressive Aphasia. A celebration of Sandy's... Full story

 

Phyllis Kleppin

Phyllis Maxine Kleppin, 98, longtime Valley County educator passed away on Sunday, April 2, 2017, at Valley View Home in Glasgow, Mont. Services will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2017, at 1:00 p.m.... Full story

 

Robert "Bob" Foster Carson

Robert "Bob" Foster Carson, 75, of Glasgow passed away of natural causes at Miles City VA Nursing Home in Miles City, Mont., on Thursday, March 30, 2017. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11... Full story

 

Duane Oliver Meiers

Duane Oliver Meiers, 88, of Missoula, Mont., passed away Wednesday, March 29, 2017, in St. Patrick's Hospital with his wife, Shirley, at his side. Services will be held at a later date in Glasgow. He... Full story

 

Memorial Services for Egosques set

Memorial Services for Donald and Dorothy Egosque (formerly of Nashua) will be Saturday, April 15, in Miles City, Mont. Rosary will be at 8 a.m. with the funeral following at 10 a.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral home in Miles City... Full story

 

Scottie Boys Win Opening Track Meet

The first track meet of the season drew 27 teams (215 boys and 145 girls) to Scottie Field, including one competitor from Riverton, Wyo. The meet was held April 1, and as usual, several proms were sch... Full story

 
 By Lewis Reese    Sports    April 5, 2017

Bearcubs Did Not Disappoint at Season Opener

The Bearcub track team met in the school parking lot during the early hours of April Fool's Day to share their thoughts on the performances they would give later that day in Glasgow, where they would... Full story

 

Lady Golfers Grab Third Place in Shelby

Girls Team scores – Shelby 400, Poplar 448, Glasgow 462 Top 15 Individuals:1. Skyler Martin, Shelby, 87; 2. Megan Vandenacre, Conrad 89 (Won Chip off); 3. Katie Bieler, Choteau, 89; 4. Abbey Aklestad, Shelby, 96; 5. (tie) Katara Ryan, Sunburst, 102... Full story

 

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