NEWS

12/13/2018 - 7:52am
A Billings man has denied allegations that he fired a rifle out his truck window on I-90 last month. Jason Edward Ludwick, 45, appeared in district court last week and pleaded not guilty to three felony counts of assault with a weapon, and one...

SPORTS

Photo by Randi Coleman

Sophomore Acel Reynolds competes at the Townsend Mixer.

12/13/2018 - 12:00am
The Columbus-Absarokee wrestling team was busy last week. On Thursday, the team traveled to Townsend to compete in a mixer. Then, on Friday and Saturday, the Couguskies took part in the Whitehall Duals. The wrestlers will not slow down, with three...

Opinions

12/06/2018 - 8:29am
I’d like to take a minute to thank the numerous people who made the Columbus Invitational speech and drama meet on Nov. 17 a huge success. My assistant coach, Melissa Ranstrom, was critical to the success of the meet, as was the support of Columbus...

Columns

Courtesy photo

Arlin Sanford

12/13/2018 - 12:00am
Journeys in Faith On occasion, I’ve heard encouraging testimonies from those who had given up much to pursue full-time Christian service. Giving up dream homes, large salaries, or secure and ideal living situations, to follow the voice of the Lord...

OBITUARIES

12/13/2018 - 12:06pm
David (Dave) Scott Kautsky, 51, died at Billings Clinic on Friday, Dec.7, 2018, after a long battle with alcoholism. Dave was born in Billings, Mont., on Feb. 3, 1967, to Rita (Gee) and Gary Kautsky. He attended Billings public schools and graduated...