Articles from the October 2, 2019 edition
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A Part of Glasgow's Story
In today's technological world, the Glasgow Courier is put together weekly utilizing computers and a variety of computer programs, including a file-sharing software to electronically send the pages...
Valley County Voters Will See New Voting Equipment in 2020
Secretary of State Corey Stapleton has awarded HAVA Election Security Grants to counties throughout the state, including Valley County, to assist them in purchasing the new ExpressVote voting system. The system will utilize touch-screen technology...
Tester Introduces Bill to Address Rural Mental Health
On Sept. 25, as National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month was in its final week, Senator Jon Tester (D-Mont.) introduced his new bill, the Seeding Rural Resistance Act. The proposed legislation creates three initiatives designed to combat rising...
Middle of Nowhere – A Night With George Strait
The following is an essay about the first All-School Reunion held in Glasgow. I did not graduate from Glasgow High, leaving my senior year for Havre. My gracious classmates, Rhonda Ronass and Karen...
Bring the Birds Back
Dear Editor, In the late 19th century, bird populations in the United States declined drastically. That was obvious. William T. Hornaday, director of the New York Zoological Park, tried to quantify...
Missoula Children's Theatre Presents "Johnny Appleseed" at GHS
Join Johnny Appleseed and his pioneer friends as they plant apple orchards across the West this Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4 and 5, when the Missoula Children’s Theatre and 35 local students present an original musical adaptation of the classic...
Valley County Pioneer Museum Will Welcome Author
Humanities Montana and the Valley County Pioneer Museum present Beth Judy, the author of Bold Women in Montana. She will be making a stop at the Valley County Pioneer Museum, 54109 US-2, Glasgow, on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. to discuss her book.... Full story
Calendar of Upcoming Events in the Area
For September and October, the Valley County Pioneer Museum is open Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. THURSAY – OCT. 3 2 p.m. - Bingo at The Manor (Nemont) basement. Open to the public. FRIDAY – OCT. 4 5:30-7:30 p.m. - Wheatgrass... Full story
VSO Coming to Glasgow and Malta
Service officers for the Montana Veterans Affairs Judy Loendorf and/or Steve Mulonet will be visiting Malta and Glasgow to meet with veterans who are interested in applying for benefits. If you are interested in applying for benefits, please bring a...
Walk to Build Positive Behavioral Health in Valley County on Oct. 5
Groups trying to improve mental health and decrease substance abuse in Valley County are sponsoring a Mental Health Walk on Saturday, Oct. 5. The event will start at 10:30 a.m. at the Valley Event Center and will end at the Civic Center. The... Full story
St. Marie Women's Club Annual Pie Social Oct. 5
To raise funds for its Supporting Our Troops project, the St. Marie Women’s Club will host its annual pie social from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 5, at Town Hall in St. Marie. On sale will be a range of culinary delights from chocolate crème, lemo... Full story
Mildred (Floerke) Irving, age 94, passed away on the morning of Tuesday, Sept. 24, surrounded by her loving family. She was a country girl who was raised on a cotton farm in Taft, Texas, with her two... Full story
Louise 'Lucy' M. Linner
Louise "Lucy" M. (Dees) Linner, age 81, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, at Valley View Nursing Home in Glasgow, Mont. A memorial service for Lucy will be held next summer in Fort... Full story
Melvin Joseph Gauthier
Melvin Joseph Gauthier, age 93, passed away peacefully at Valley View Home in Glasgow, Mont., on Thursday, Sept, 26, 2019. Family will receive friends Thursday, Oct. 3, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Bell... Full story
Anita E. Little
Anita E. Little, age 64, passed away at Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. Services are pending at this time. Bell Mortuary is handling arrangements.... Full story
Clifford Isaskon, of Glasgow, Mont., passed away on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, peacefully surrounded by family at Valley View Home Nursing Home in Glasgow. A funeral service will be on Friday, Oct. 11, at 2 p.m., at First Lutheran Church in Glasgow.... Full story
Skip Erickson Memorial Fundraising Event
The Children’s Museum of NE Montana presents the Skip Erickson Memorial Fundraising event on Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Elks Lodge, 309 2nd Ave. S. Appetizers and a social will start off the evening starting at 5 p.m. followed by dinner and a silent... Full story
Shawnee, Okla. Artist Making a Stop in Glasgow During Art Across America Tour
Wheatgrass Arts and Gallery will be hosting an Artist Reception at the gallery, 523 2nd Ave. S., Glasgow, on Sunday, Oct. 13, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. for Douglas G. Gordon. Gordon is stopping in Glasgow on his Art Across America venture to promote art... Full story
State Auditor Hosting Glasgow Financial and Investment Workshop
Matt Rosendale, Deputy Securities Commissioner Lynne Egan, and other staff from the State Auditor’s office are hosting an event called Money Matters for Montana Women in Glasgow Tuesday, Oct. 8, at the Cottonwood Inn starting at 6:30 p.m. This will... Full story
Quickbooks Workshop Coming to Glasgow
Wolf Point Small Business Development Center and Montana DBE Program present a Quickbooks Desktop Workshop on Tuesday, Nov. 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Cottonwood Inn and Suites, 54250 US-2, Glasgow. The workshop will include a comprehensive... Full story
Harvest Has Been Killed
Now that this year's formerly promising crop has probably been ruined (the strong winds and heavy snow looked to be crushing it to the ground) we're regrouping and trying to think of a plan B...or...
Scotties Keep Home Streak Alive
The Lady Scotties hosted the Wolf Point Wolves on Sept. 26, and keeping with how the season has been going so far for the Scotties at home court, they beat their guests in three matches, 25-13,...
Scotties Tame Wildcats, 68 to 6
The Glasgow Scotties continued their march through the conference with a decisive victory over the Wildcats in Harlem this past weekend. The Scotties dominated the Wildcats with a 68-6 victory. While...
Wheatgrass Arts and Gallery October Artist of the Month Supports Lustre Up And Coming Artist
In support of up and coming artists, the Wheatgrass Arts & Gallery is excited to host Halle Paige Reddig as its October Artist of the Month. Seventeen-year-old Halle grew up in Lustre, Mont. Like...