Sunday, January 22, 2017

The Stillwater County Commissioners met with Spectrum Group Architects last week to discuss the controversial topic of remodeling the old hospital for county office space — a plan that has received virtually no public or county support.
A Kansas man remains jailed after rolling his vehicle several times and allegedly being caught inside an ambulance with 1.9 pounds of marijuana.
An Absarokee man who admitted to transporting 178 pounds of methamphetamine to Montana during a 2-year period will spend about five years in federal prison.
Cougar Zach Sutton works his way around a Red Lodge player.
The Columbus Cougar boys’ basketball squad posted double weekend wins. The Cougars opened with a 20-point win against the Red Lodge Rams Friday night, 29-49. Jace Aumueller led both teams in scoring with 16 points while teammates Rily Livingston and Brandon Horton with 8 apiece.
The Columbus Police officer involved in the in-custody suicide of a woman stopped for DUI on New Year’s Eve has been cleared.
When things go wrong, they go wrong in a hurry. The Stillwater County Sheriff’s Office wants to help the community be as prepared as possible for workplace violence by offering training to help people know what to do before help arrives.
Cougar Zach Sutton works his way around a Red Lodge player.

Obituaries

Vernon W Sanders, 94, passed away on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, following a series of health issues.