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Articles from the May 24, 2017 edition

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 By Linda Allie    News    May 24, 2017

Glasgow High School Educational Trust Receives Baker Memorials

To all of those fortunate enough to call him family or friend, the late Donald J. Baker's generous spirit was well known. Now, thanks to his extraordinary bequests to numerous Montana foundations,... Full story

 By James Walling    News    May 24, 2017

Memorial Program Features GHS Speakers

This year’s Memorial Day program from the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars will feature students from Glasgow High School. They will discuss various American memorials they visited on a recent trip to Washington D.C. The program will... Full story

 By Dane Osen    News    May 24, 2017

Special Election Set for Thursday

Election Day for the special election for Montana’s at-large congressional district is set for Thursday, May 25. This will be the first election held since the recent change in voting districts in Valley County, where voting districts were aligned... Full story

 By James Walling    News    May 24, 2017

Downtown Venue a Good Fit for Quist Event

A packed house welcomed Rob Quist at the Loaded Toad coffee shop and Sean R. Heavey gallery on May 18. The Democrat is challenging Republican Greg Gianforte and Libertarian Mark Wicks for Montana's... Full story

 By Dane Osen    News    May 24, 2017

Glasgow's Swing Choir Performs at Ridgerunners

Glasgow's Swing Choir did not disappoint at their annual spring concert held May 18, at the Ridge Runners Club. The performance has become quite an attraction, with this year's concert drawing almost... Full story


Working Artist Reitler Represents the Region

Cat Reitler (formerly Sugg) is a talented local artist who creates unique pieces here in Glasgow and throughout the state. Her original prints are available for purchase through Amazon, which allows... Full story


Remembering Mason Moore

It saddens me that this week we will memorialize a father, a husband and a Broadwater County Sheriff Deputy whose life was taken at far too young of an age. This being May, it is also the month of memorializing those who served and gave their lives...

 By Tess Fahlgren    Opinion    May 24, 2017

Weekend at Bernie's

On Saturday (May 20) I attended the political rally for Rob Quist with special guest Bernie Sanders in Butte, Mont. It began with two locals sharing their healthcare stories. A woman who had battled cancer three different times, is now facing loss...

 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    May 24, 2017

Hello, Operator?

Do you remember picking up the telephone and getting an operator? I only vaguely remember those days. If you have more accurate memories, please forgive me and feel free to give me a call. As I recall, once you picked up your phone receiver, the...

 By Helen Depuydt    Opinion    May 24, 2017

All This and Angels Too

The headlines read: "Well-Known Educator Killed in Car Accident." But there was much more to that. Russell Grandel, geologist, his wife, Mary Ellen, R.N., along with their nearly 2-year-old son, Frazier, were hit by this man who came at them from...

 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    May 24, 2017

Celebrations, Stories, and Spiritual Needs

There are two upcoming events in Valley County in June and September that are a testimony to determination, hard work, communities pulling together, but most of all to hope and faith. In late June, the Bethel Grain Church north of Nashua will...


Letter to the Editor

To the COMMUNITY: I entered your town on Thursday with a heavy heart from the loss of a friend named Tim (Timmy) Young. I, like you, had all the questions and emotions running through my mind from the moment I received the shocking news on Sunday. I... Full story


Letter to the Editor

I am still so amazed at the town of Glasgow, Montana for all the love and support that was shown to the Tim Young family this week after his untimely death. I have never seen a town come together as this one has. I am a 2nd or 3rd cousin? and I... Full story


Upcoming Events in the Area

WEDNESDAY – MAY 24 6 p.m. - Hi-Line Sportsmen monthly business meeting at the Glasgow Elks. The public is welcome to attend. The Hi-Line Sportsmen meet monthly on the third Wednesday of each month. THURSDAY – MAY 25 9:30 a.m. - The Nashua Communi... Full story


Timothy Michael Young

Timothy Michael Young passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017, of natural causes while camping at Zortman, Mont. He was born on June 13, 1983, in Albuquerque, N.M., to Terry E. Young and Debra... Full story


Bernard Thomas 'Bunky' Sullivan

Bernard Thomas "Bunky" Sullivan Jr., 84, died Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont., following an extended illness. He was actively involved in St. Raphael's Ca... Full story


Denise Lucy Fuhrmann

Denise Lucy Fuhrmann, 75, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2017, from complications after suffering brain seizures at St. Vincent Medical Center in Billings. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May... Full story


Leone Rasmussen

On Tuesday, May 2, 2017, Leone Durocher Rasmussen passed away peacefully in her sleep in Broomfield, Colo. Her 97 years on earth has had a huge impact on all of those who she leaves behind. She now jo... Full story


Casper Martin "Cap" Czyzeski

Casper Martin "Cap" Czyzeski was born Oct. 28, 1930, in Glasgow, Mont., to parents Peter and Victoria Czyzeski. He grew up in the Glasgow area and lived there until age 56. He married Patsy Jennings... Full story


Judith (Stuart) Mazzuca

Judith (Stuart) Mazzuca was born in Havre, Mont., on Sept. 4, 1932, and died in Omaha, Neb., on Friday, May 19, 2017. Visitation begins Thursday, May 25, at 4 p.m. at John A. Gentleman Mortuaries, 72n... Full story


Lillian Hopkins-Smith

Lillian "Cissy" Celina Hopkins-Smith, "Medicine Woman," was called home to the Creator on Thursday, May 11, 2017, at the age of 85. She was born Aug. 23, 1931, to Abel Hopkins and Fola Bigby in a... Full story


Edmond Ellis Cole

Edmond Ellis Cole passed away with family by his side on Saturday, May 20, 2017, of compilations from IPF and a stroke. Memorial services will be held at a later date. He was born on Sept. 29, 1972.... Full story

 By Georgie Kulczyk    Sports    May 24, 2017

Scotties Sweep Divisional Meet

Glasgow hosted the Northern B Divisional track meet on May 20, with 11 teams showing up to compete. Although there were some disappointed Scotties, the team as a whole had a super day of competition.... Full story

 By Georgie Kulczyk    Sports    May 24, 2017

On To State:

It was another impressive display of talent, athleticism and endurance at the Eastern BC Softball Tournament held in Glasgow May 18, 19 and 20. Sullivan Park swelled with fans and players looking for... Full story

 By Georgie Kulczyk    Sports    May 24, 2017

Weather Interrupts State Golf

The Scottie golfers traveled to Shelby for the State B golf meet last week. The meet was originally scheduled to run May 16 and 17, but in typical Montana fashion, weather interrupted the event and the second day of competition was postponed until... Full story


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