Articles from the May 3, 2023 edition
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Special Olympics Torch Run
The Area Special Olympics will be held this Thursday, May 4, at the Glasgow High School track. The games will begin at 9:30 a.m. The State Summer Games will be held in Bozeman May...
Sheriff Boyer Attends National Sheriff's Institute Jail Administration Course
During the week of April 17-21, 2023, Sheriff Tom Boyer was invited, through a collaboration with the National Sheriff's Institute, Small and Rural Law Enforcement Executive Association, and the...
Dr. Gabel Joins General Surgeon Team At FMDH
Dr. Kelly Gabel, DO, is the newest general surgeon at Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital, joining Kevin Cahill, MD, and Jahanara Graf, MD, FACS, to the general surgery team. This newest addition to the...
Night Of Hope Raises Funds For HOPE Project
Valley County HOPE (Helping Others Pay Expenses) Project hosted their Night of Hope on April 28, at St. Raphael's Church in Glasgow. Approximately 65 people sampled food from all over the world but...
Glasgow's Breigenzer: Preserving Forests As A Woodsman And Scientist
Peter Breigenzer, of Glasgow, Mont., fell in love with forestry while working in the woods with multiple crews over the past several years. When he decided to attend graduate school, he searched for a...
The BLM's Proposed Rule To End Ranching On Federal Grazing District Allotments
Dear Editor, The liberal Biden administration is, apparently, dropping the other shoe for the Montana federal grazing district ranchers. The first shoe dropped in 2014 when the federal solicitors argu...
Tester Blocks Biden's Amtrak Nominees - Fights for Rural America's Seat at the Table
As a part of his continued fight to strengthen rural America, U.S. Senator Jon Tester formally blocked President Biden’s nominees to serve as members of the Amtrak Board of Directors – five of whom are from Northeast Corridor states, violating...
Remembering a few floods of the past. I have a picture of my Dad’s family sitting on their porch overhang outside a window of the second floor of their house located on 3rd Ave. So. He would tell me how the milk cows were moved (maybe to Markles...
Governor Gianforte Increases Public Access With Block Management Reforms
At the Sieben Ranch Block Management Area, Governor Greg Gianforte signed a bill on April 25, to double the payment cap for landowners increasing public access through Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) Block Management Program. “Thanks to...
DPHHS To Provide Legal Document Clinics April Through July
The Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) announced its annual Kelly Moorse Memorial Legal Document Clinic schedule for 2023 which will include stops in Columbus, Dillon, Havre, Poplar, and Glasgow. The clinics are provided by the... Full story
Opheim School Gym Closed May 6 & 7 To Public
Opheim is hosting a basketball camp so the gym and weight room will be closed to the public all day, the weekend of May 6 and 7. If you have any questions contact the Opheim School Superintendent at [email protected] or 4... Full story
Valley County Transit Board Meeting May 10
The Valley County Transit Board will meet on Wednesday, May 10, 12:00 noon at the Valley County Transit office, 213 9th Street South. If you wish to participate by phone, call 571-748-4021 and enter pin 2672541#. Proposed changes to rates for rides... Full story
Calendar Of Upcoming Events In The Area
EDITOR’S NOTE: Deadline for calendar additions is Mondays at noon. Please email your event to [email protected] or submit in person at the Courier office, 531 2nd Ave. S., Glasgow. The Valley County Pioneer Museum is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday... Full story
Veteran Service Officers Coming to Glasgow and Malta
Veteran service officers for the Montana Veterans Affairs will be visiting the following locations and times to meet with veterans who are interested in applying for benefits. If you are interested in applying for benefits, please bring a copy of... Full story
Jon 'Jack' Hill
Jon, or "Jack" as most knew him, made his journey to Heaven Saturday, April 22, 2023, surrounded in his home by his family singing "Goin' Home". His body was tired, and he is now at peace. Graveside... Full story
Wilmer Francis Zeller
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Wilmer Francis Zeller, "Big Willie," on Sunday, April 23, 2023, at age 76. Willie was a beloved son, brother, husband, father, and grandfather... Full story
LaVern John 'Buck' Amestoy Services
LaVern John ‘Buck’ Amestoy, age 89, of Helena, Mont., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, May 6, at 1 p.m., at Anderson Stevenson Wilke Funeral Home, Helena, Mont., with a reception to... Full story
Lynelle Eck passed away on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2023, at her home in Beaverton, Ore., from natural causes. Lynelle Marie (Johnson) Eck was born in Glasgow, Mont., April 9, 1945. Parents were Gaid and... Full story
Hopa Mountain Accepting Applications For Scholars Of Promise Programs
Hopa Mountain invites rising Montana junior and senior high school students interested in applying to college, universities, or vocational programs to apply to one of two Scholars of Promise college preparation and continued support programs. Hopa...
Shirley A. Fewer
Shirley A Fewer, 84, passed away during the early morning hours of Thursday, April 27, 2023, at Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont. A private graveside service will be held at a later... Full story
Lorraine May Gundermann
Lorraine May Gundermann, age 95, of Glasgow, Mont., formally of Larslan, Mont., passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2023, in Billings, Mont. Burial will be at a later date. Lorraine was born July 11, 19... Full story
Glasgow Stockyards Market Report
The market report for the Glasgow Stockyards as of April 27, show 735 cattle sold. Cows and bulls steady to higher on good high yielding kind. Utility and commercial cows brought in $95 to $108.50; canner and cutter cows $82 to $95; young feeding/tur...
Rotunda Roundup From Montana Farmers Union Legislative Update
The following is a weekly update of Montana Farmers Union involvement in the 2023 Legislature. MFU is the state’s largest and oldest grassroots farm advocacy organization representing family farms, and has worked more than 100 years on behalf of...
USDA Montana Crop Progress Report - April 23
The past week brought colder temperatures and snowfall to many areas in the State of Montana, according to the Mountain Regional Field Office of the National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA. According to the National Weather Service Forecast...
10 Years Ago Wednesday, May 1, 2013 A line had formed at the Clerk and Recorder's office before it opened on Monday. Becky Erickson said she got there at 20 minutes to eight to be the first person to...