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Articles from the June 4, 2014 edition

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 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 4, 2014

Interesting Primary Results, Indeed

Absentee ballots were counted and voters headed to the polls on Tuesday, June 3, for the primaries. Two major local races were decided on who would continue onto the main vote in November. The unofficial results came in just before midnight. Six... Full story

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 4, 2014

Egg Drop XIII

What do beans, Crisco, rice, flour, vinegar, bread dough and water have in common? They might work as a good buffer when dropping an egg over 100 feet. East Side School drew a crowd of students, paren...


Kolstads Give $1 Million To Montana Tech

Two 1985 Montana Tech alumni, Gary and Janet Kolstad, have gifted $1 million to Montana Tech University. Gary Kolstad is CEO of CARBO Ceramics Inc., a global oilfield services technology company providing industry leading production enhancement...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 4, 2014

Domestic Dispute Becomes Drug Bust

A caller in the Nashua area reported to deputies a disturbance on Front Street. When deputies arrived, it quickly escalated to something more. The call came into 911 around 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 28. As Valley County deputies tried to respond t...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 4, 2014

New Kirkland Estates Subdivision On The Way In Fort Peck Area

By Bonnie Davidson The Courier The Valley County Commissioners have met with developers and others interested in a new development near the Park Grove area of Fort Peck. The project that started in 2006 has already broken ground and is well on the...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 4, 2014

Two Years Later, A Crime Is Solved

Valley County Sheriff Glen Meier said a two-year crime was solved recently. A caller from Nashua spotted a four-wheeler that had been missing from Opheim for about two years, Meier said. The man made the call and alerted the sheriff's department... Full story

 By Sandy Laumeyer    Opinion    June 4, 2014

Mushroom Time

On my Facebook page a couple days ago, a great-nephew posted a picture of the Morel mushrooms he and his sons had found. Looking at the mushrooms, I could taste them. Oh, how I was wishing I had some to cook. I grew up in southeast Iowa, where Morel... Full story

 By Jim Elliot    Opinion    June 4, 2014

Ownership Of America's Lands Belongs Where It Is

When you have hunted, hiked, worked, and snowmobiled – you name it – on Forest Service land for decades you can begin to feel as if you had an entitlement to that land. Call it the right of possession by proximity and use; but because no one...


Transfer Of Public Lands Would Benefit Montana

It’s a big idea and it’s rightfully reaping big debate nationwide. Can and should states assume control of federally held public lands within our borders? Many colleagues and experts throughout the west have studied the issue intensively, and we...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 4, 2014

New School Buildings On Budget In Glasgow

Staying on budget can be a difficult task for any family household. Take that budget and multiply it over 100 times and imagine how difficult it could be to keep track of all the expenses. The Glasgow School Board met for a special meeting on...

 By Bonnie Davidson    News    June 4, 2014

City Court Moves A Few Spaces

A convenient move has made things a little easier for the Glasgow Police Department and for City Court. Glasgow City Council members discussed a possible move on April 21. The move is only two suites away from the original location on 121 3rd St. S....


Anna Eloise Christiansen

Anna Eloise (Brown) Christiansen, 88, of Nashua passed away Sunday, June 1, 2014, at the Valley View Nursing Home in Glasgow, Mont. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 4, at 2 p.m. at the...


Grace Lucy Krall

On May 16, 2014, Grace Lucy (Caricaburu) Krall, 84, was freed from her long battle with Alzheimer's disease. One of seven children, she was born Sept. 11, 1929, on a small sheep ranch near Glasgow,...


Walter Scott

Walter Scott, 55, passed away of heart failure on Saturday, May 31, 2014, at his home west of Glasgow. He was born June 27, 1958, in Glasgow, the son of Wesley and Carol (Jensen) Scott. He was raised in Glasgow, graduated from Glasgow High School in...


Curley Seely Rides "Funeral Wagon"

Curley Seely was a bronc rider in the 1920s who frequented the local Valley County rodeos. His first money ride was on another horse on July 4, 1921, by the name of "Bouncing Betty." It was reported... Full story

 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 4, 2014

Scottie Track Shines At State

Hopes were high as Glasgow track and field entered the Class B State Meet in Butte this past Friday and Saturday, but expectations fell just short for the Scotties as the boys tied for second while th... Full story

 By Virgil Vaupel    Sports    June 4, 2014

Hinsdale's Lacock Wins Pole Vault Title

Hinsdale High School was home to an amazing athlete and academic scholar over the past twelve years. Few have equaled her prowess in athletics or her knowledge in the classroom. Bethany Lacock...

 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 4, 2014

Scotties Give One Last Bite Before Falling In State

The Glasgow Scottie softball team capped off an amazing season by finishing fourth in the State Tournament. Glasgow kicked off the tournament facing No. 1 ranked Ronan. The game was a hard fought game on both sides with the winner being anyone's gues...

 By Quinn Robinson    Sports    June 4, 2014

Reds 9-0 After Sweeping Glendive

The Reds swept a four-game series against Glendive this past weekend. The action started off in Glendive with the Reds taking the first game by the score of 4-2. The game was knotted at two in the top of the seventh before Glasgow broke the tie with...


Annual Catfish Classic This Weekend

Cat Classic weekend is coming. Tthe kickoff party will be on Front Street this Friday night, June 6. Festivities will start at 6 p.m in front of the Montana Bar. Highlights include the catfishing social, calcutta auction, and live on-stage music by... Full story


Nickels Sets Personal Bests

In the Class C State track and field meet at Great Falls, Lane Nickels had an outstanding day on the track. Nickels set a personal record in the 800 by eight seconds and added another personal record in the 400. Nickels finished eighth in both...


Football Officials Seeing stars

Local Glasgow football officials have been selected to officiate not one, but two high school all-star games. The first game is the 8-man Treasure State All-Star game held in Butte on June 7. Just over a month later, the crew will then travel to...


Fish Free With Dad

Here's the perfect gift for dad and grandpa: free fishing for all over Father's Day weekend, June 14-15. "There is no better way to enjoy Montana with friends and family than to plan for a day of fishing," said Jeff Hagener, director of Montana... Full story



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