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Articles from the June 29, 2016 edition

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 By A.J. Etherington    News    June 29, 2016

Frost Fires Back at HMS, Valley View Home

Angie Frost had worked for Valley View Home (VVH) as the Dietary Manager for over two years when she was unexpectedly let go the week of June 14th. Health Management Services (HMS), the managing agency that operates VVH, told Frost that she was... Full story

 By The Courier    News    June 29, 2016

Fireworks and Festivities

It’s going to be a hot night on the town for Independence Day this year (even if it is a Monday). The Glasgow and Long Run Fire Departments have teamed up with Gene Hartsock and the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce to put on a fireworks show at the...

 By Georgie Kulczyk    News    June 29, 2016

Nashua School Superintendent, Clerk Resign

Personnel changes again dominated the regularly-scheduled school board meeting held in Nashua on June 21. Following board approval to hire an English teacher (Terri Kaufman) and several classified staff, the trustees also approved student attendance...

 By Mark Hebert    News    June 29, 2016

Crowd Welcomes Pearl Jam Bassist, New Skatepark in Malta

In the movie Field of Dreams, Ray Kinsella hears a whisper telling him, "If you build it, he will come," while he walks through an Iowa cornfield. In Malta on June 26, the tireless efforts of a group...

 By James Walling    News    June 29, 2016

Hinsdale Sweet Shop Offers More than Sugar

The first time I walked into Leona Knutson's Sweet Memories on Montana Street in Hinsdale, it was half by accident. Noticing a sign for coffee and ice cream on the otherwise sleepy thoroughfare, I...

 By Mary Honrud    Opinion    June 29, 2016

Reminiscing and Reunions

With the All-School Reunion having occurred in Opheim this past weekend, it must be time for some reminiscing. I confess I’m not a Montana native. I didn’t grow up in Opheim, nor in any one place. I was a military dependent. We moved every few ye...


Survivor Support

Feb. 19, 2010, a date that is burned into my memory. That was the day I had a modified radical mastectomy for Stage 2 breast cancer. March 19, 2010. The next date that is unforgettable for me. That was the day I began five and a half months of...


Letters to the Editor

Dirt Road Indictment My best friend’s father recently lost his battle with cancer. He was a man I knew my whole life, a good man. He had been sick for a long time and I would see him in the local grocery store and say hi and chat him up. I went to...

 By Helen DePuydt    Opinion    June 29, 2016

Circle Diamond Cowboys

According to an old ballad, Saturday night was the loneliest night of the week. Not so for the Circle Diamond cowboys. After their once-a-week bath, either in a creek during the heat of summer days or with a tub full of water heated on the kitchen...

 By Gwen Cornwell    Opinion    June 29, 2016

Commending Community

I am going to deviate a little this week to reminisce about class reunions. Do you remember the first school reunion you attended? For most that was the 10th year after graduation. Sometimes those first reunions make a memory that helps get us all ex...

 By Ryan Zinke    Opinion    June 29, 2016

Suicide is Preventable if We Work Together

I draw a lot from my 23 years of military service. During that time I have known and served with many of our nation’s finest. However, some of the strongest men and women I have ever known have fallen on hard times and contemplated or committed...


Thunder Climbs Four Places in Plentywood

The Glasgow Thunder nearly brought home some hardware from the Plentywood swim meet this past weekend, June 25 and 26, placing fourth overall behind the Scobey Stingrays, the hometown Plentywood...


Reds Winless in Dickinson

GEORGIE KULCZYK THE COURIER The Reds traveled to Dickinson, N.D. this past weekend for a four-day tournament, but were unable to pull out a single win. Reds 0, Bismarck 8 The Glasgow Reds faced Bismarck in their first game of the tournament on the...

 By Janet Bailey    Sports    June 29, 2016

Bud Geer Honored at Opheim Rodeo

The Opheim Rodeo was held June 26, following a parade down Main Street. The event started with a presentation of flags by Tanner Solberg and Russell Solberg on horseback. After the playing of Johnny...


Calendar of Upcoming Events in the Area

THURSDAY – JUNE 30 10 a.m. - “On Your Mark, Get Set – Build!” for the Summer Reading Program at the Glasgow City-County Library for ages 0-6. FRIDAY – SUNDAY JULY 1-3 7:30 p.m. - “Man of La Mancha” at Fort Peck Summer Theatre. Fridays a...


Lloyd Thomas Eide

Lloyd Thomas Eide, 96, passed away of natural causes on Monday, June 20, 2016, at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont. He was born Oct. 28, 1919, in Anaconda, Mont., to Norwegian... Full story


Kay Ellen Dorr

Kay Ellen Dorr, age 72, of Glasgow, Mont., passed away on Monday, June 20, 2016, at the Billings Clinic. She was born on Oct. 13, 1943, in Glasgow, to Ross Coffey Dorr and Evelyn Mihm Dorr. She was... Full story


Lester Lorne Stevenson

Lester Lorne Stevenson, age 55, passed away in Malta on Thursday, June 23, 2016, of apparent natural causes. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Condolences for the family may be left at www.hi-linefuneralservices... Full story


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