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Articles from the May 10, 2017 edition

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 By A.J. Etherington    News    May 10, 2017

CASA Recruiting More Volunteers in Valley County

Thursday, May 11, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) Program Director Mark Douglass will be in the community room of the Valley County Courthouse from noon to 7 p.m., to answer questions and provide information about CASA and its mission.... Full story

 

Valley County School Election Results

Valley County schools conducted elections on May 2 for trustee vacancies and levy requests. In Glasgow, there was a three-person race for two positions on the Glasgow School board. Voters re-elected the two incumbents, Suzanne Billingsley and John... Full story

 

Area Causes Receive Donation

Donald J. Baker, son of L.J. and Jean (Pattison) Baker, died unexpectedly of natural cases on Jan. 8, 2016, while enjoying a hunting trip in Mexico. He was born in Glasgow, and graduated from Glasgow High School in 1960. He went on to receive a maste... Full story

 
 By James Walling    News    May 10, 2017

Gianforte Talks Close Ties with Trump

Greg Gianforte came to town for a campaign event at Farm Equipment Sales on Hwy. 2 in Glasgow on May 8. Gianforte is the Republican candidate to fill Montana's at-large congressional district seat in... Full story

 

Prairie Ridge Donates to VVH Activity Department

On May 4, members of Prairie Ridge presented Valley View Home's activity department with a check for $500. The funds were raised during Prairie Ridge's annual quilt show in March, where the public... Full story

 
 By Tess Fahlgren    News    May 10, 2017

Art Square Silent Auction Returns to Glasgow

Wheatgrass Arts and Gallery's second annual ArtSquare Auction is back! Twenty-six pieces of artwork can be seen in store windows all over town, including Soma-dis Deli and The Loaded Toad. These... Full story

 
 By Michael Burns    Opinion    May 10, 2017

A Closer Look at Gianforte: Debunking the Public Land Issue

Fake news would love for you to, poetically and with a decent helping of moral superiority, believe that you can forget the party lines separating Greg Gianforte and Rob Quist in this upcoming special election. Supposing a Democrat that endorsed...

 

Wicks Wants a Win

And so it was I found myself hating the Billionaire Tech Mogul who wants to hoard the world for his own benefit, and laughing at the thought of voting for the Cowboy Troubadour Poet going to fight consequential battles in Washington D.C. with a...

 
 By Tess Fahlgren    Opinion    May 10, 2017

The Truth About Rob Quist: A Regular Guy's Money Problems

If you’ve watched television lately you might have seen the attack ads against Rob Quist, the Cut Bank man who is running for Congress in the upcoming special election. I remember when I was little, campaign ads like that would come on TV and both...

 
 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    May 10, 2017

The Promise of Hope

Life can change in the blink of an eye. I sure found that out at 12:50 a.m. on April 29. I had gotten up to find the lotion I use on my hands because they were itching so badly. I reached out to pull the light cord on the ceiling fan and lost my...

 

Extremely High Bison Numbers:

Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from Sierra Holt’s paper, “Reinterpreting the 1882 Bison Population Collapse.” The full text was presented at the 2017 Winter Grazing Seminar in Glasgow. Many sources indicate large bison numbers....

 

Calendar of Upcoming Events in the Area

THURSDAY – MAY 11 7:30 a.m. - Valley County Free Tree Day – Trees will be distributed on the east lawn of the Courthouse on a first come basis. Noon – Meet & Greet for MSU Bobcat’s AD Leon Costello and men’s basketball coach Brian Fish at... Full story

 

Jane Elizabeth Knudson

Jane Elizabeth (Fetterman) Knudson 97, passed away on Sunday, April 30, 2017, at Valley View Nursing Home with her daughters by her side. She was born Oct. 19, 1919, to John and Mary Fetterman at... Full story

 

Maryann O'Connor

Maryann (Burns) O'Connor, 70, passed away on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, after a hard, fought battle with breast cancer. A Celebration of Life ceremony will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, at... Full story

 

Roymane V. Christiana

Roymane V. (Priebe) Christiana, 95, passed peacefully Monday, May 1, 2017, at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital with her family by her side. She was born Nov. 11, 1921, to Edward and Edith (Matz)... Full story

 

Services Set For Arlene Knaff

Rosary will be held for Arlene Paterichia (Rennick) Knaff on Tuesday, May 16, at 7 p.m., at St. Raphael’s Catholic Church. Services will be held on Wednesday, May 17, at 10 a.m., at Highland cemetery. A luncheon will follow at the Glasgow Elks... Full story

 
 By Georgie Kulczyk    Sports    May 10, 2017

Scotties Score Two More Wins

The Scottie sluggers notched two more wins this past weekend, bringing them to 17-1 overall for the season. On May 5, Glasgow hosted the class A Sidney Eagles and finished with an 8-1 win. The Scottie... Full story

 
 By Georgie Kulczyk    Sports    May 10, 2017

Scotties Advance to the Big Show

The Scottie golf team was in Harlem May 5, and the boys took the top spot with 379 points. Leading the way was Oden Hallock, who placed third overall individually with 93 points. Blaine Myrick and... Full story

 
 By Georgie Kulczyk    Sports    May 10, 2017

Scottie Girls Sweep Wolf Point, Hinsdale Meets

The Scottie track team has been busy, with three separate meets held in the last week. The competitions began with the top ten meet in Glasgow on May 2. The meet weather was miserable, with wind,... Full story

 

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