Articles from the October 18, 2017 edition
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Welcoming Casterline Family Chiropractic
Opening its doors in July, Casterline Family Chiropractic is the newest chiropractic clinic in town. "Awesome," was the response that Dr. Brittne Casterline gave when asked how business was going.... Full story
Law Enforcement James Walling the Courier Larry Edward Gilbert II was sentenced on four misdemeanor charges at the Valley County Courthouse on Oct. 16. The charges included criminal mischief, possession of dangerous drugs and drug paraphernalia, and... Full story
October is National Bullying Prevention Month
We all know a bully. In Montana, 1 in every 4 students is bullied on school property each year. In Glasgow, that number jumps to 1 in every 2.5 students (2015 YRBS Survey Data). According to the CDC, in 2015 15.5 percent of all US students were... Full story
Letter to the Editor
According to Dr. Angus McIntosh, 40 years ago there were 55,000 allotment-owning ranchers. Then, according to the Public Lands Council, today there are 22,000. If allotment-owning ranchers continue disappearing at the same rate, in 40 years there... Full story
Letter to the Editor
I’ve meant to send you a fan letter for quite some time, but your column “The Brouhaha” finally spurred me to write. Thank you for such a well-researched and well-written piece on this issue. I’m a child of the 1960s when people burned the fl... Full story
Avoid These Hunting Mistakes
Each fall tens of thousands of Montana men and women spend anywhere from a few hours to a several weeks hunting. Most have a wonderful time; a few run afoul of the law. Here are 10 problem areas, courtesy of Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks game...
Bits & Pieces
Last week I wrote about our 49th wedding anniversary. One thing I forgot to add was it’s important that both the husband and wife need to have a sense of humor. A prime example is a conversation that took place between my husband’s parents. We...
It Can Only Happen in Montana
Ol’ Norman has been gone a long time, but his stories linger on. The old gent nodded his head toward a man ascending the massive staircase in the county courthouse. “You know who that is, don’t you?” “Yes,” I replied, thinking that a...
The Boy Scouts of America made what many seemed to think was a controversial announcement this past week. The National Scouting Office said that they would open the Cub Scout and Eagle Scout path to girls. This seemed to shock some and it lifted...
Calendar of Upcoming Events in the Area
WEDNESDAY – OCT. 18 1-4 p.m. - Montana Veterans Affairs service officers to visit at the VA Clinic, Glasgow, and Thursday from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Malta City Hall in Malta. Bring a copy of your discharge paperwork (DD214). Veteran service... Full story
Steven DeYoung, age 49, passed away unexpectedly at his residence by Tiger Butte, near Glasgow, Mont., on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. He was born on Aug. 3, 1968, in Chicago Heights, Ill., to Robert and... Full story
Bernice M. Barrett
Bernice M. (Lohman) Barrett, age 90, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at Valley View Home in Glasgow, Mont. She was born on June 28, 1927, in Marion, N.D., to Bennie and Erma Lohman, as the... Full story
Darlene H. Johnson
Darlene H. (Helmbrecht) Johnson, age 85, passed away Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, in Billings, Mont. A graveside service will be held Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Fort Peck Cemetery with a gathering after at the Fish Hatchery in Fort Peck. She was born April... Full story
Audrey Hester Kjensrud
Audrey Hester Kjensrud, age 96, passed away Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, in Enumclaw, Wash. She was born Aug. 23, 1921, in Nashua, Mont., to Burr and Maime Barnes. She had 10 siblings and is survived by one... Full story
Scotties Defeat Malta, Harlem
What a great finish to the regular season for the Glasgow volleyball team! With tournament time approaching, a big win over Malta on Oct. 12 gave the team some extra confidence. The Scottie's focus... Full story
Another Sweep for Scottie XC
The Glasgow cross country team wrapped up their regular season with both the girls and boys winning at Plentywood Oct.14. With the state competition on the horizon, the Scotties seem to be ready to se... Full story
Class C Volleyball Scores
North Country vs. Brockton – 10-10-17 (25-14, 25-9, 25-11) Mavericks: Kills – Jada Sudbrack 6; Mickayla Johnson 6 Aces – Jada Sudbrack 8 Assists – Casity Boucher 12 North Country vs. Harlem... Full story